Robert Charles Dixon

Brief Life History of Robert Charles

When Robert Charles Dixon was born on 24 May 1891, in Eureka, Juab, Utah, United States, his father, Charles George Louis Dixon, was 43 and his mother, Ada Jane Odd, was 25. He married Bertha Jane Bitton on 6 March 1912, in Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 2 February 1918, in Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States, at the age of 26, and was buried in Grove City Cemetery, Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Charles Dixon
1891–1918
Bertha Jane Bitton
1893–1930
Marriage: 6 March 1912
Velma Ada Dixon
1913–2006
Dixon
1915–1915

Sources (17)

  • Robert Dixon in household of Ada Dixon, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Robert Charles Dixon, "Idaho, County Marriages, 1864-1950"
  • Robert C Dixon, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

1896 · Utah Becomes a State

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition. This condition was that the new state rewrite their constitution to say that all forms of polygamy were banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.

1900 · Gold for Cash!

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Dickson , a patronymic from the personal name Dick .

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

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