John Edward Pixton Jr

19 March 1922–21 March 1998 (Age 76)
Taylorsville, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of John Edward

When John Edward Pixton Jr was born on 19 March 1922, in Taylorsville, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, John Edward Pixton, was 41 and his mother, Evelyn Anne Thomas, was 30. He married Jane Buchholz Tadje on 21 March 1945. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1930. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 21 March 1998, in Santa Rosa, Sonoma, California, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Shiloh, Windsor, Sonoma, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Edward Pixton Jr
1922–1998
Jane Buchholz Tadje
1926–2014
Marriage: 21 March 1945
Leslie Anne Pixton
1952–2006
Robert Tadje Pixton
1954–2020

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 March 1945
Salt Lake City,Salt Lake,Utah
children

(2)

    Female1952–2006Female

    Robert Tadje Pixton

    Male1954–2020Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · President Harding visits Utah to get to know the people.

Age 1

President Warren G. Harding's visited Utah as part of a broader tour of the western United States designed to bring him closer to the people and their conditions. After Speaking at Liberty Park, the president went to the Hotel Utah where he met with President Heber J. Grant and talked to him about the history of the church.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 20

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

English: possibly from an unrecorded Old English personal name, Pīcstān, from pīc ‘point’, ‘pike’ + stān ‘stone’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • John Edward Pixton in household of John Edward Pixton, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • John Edward Pixton in household of John Edward Pixton, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • John Edward Pixton in household of John Edward Pixton, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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