Florence E Dixon

3 December 1907–18 May 1990 (Age 82)
Deer Grove, Whiteside, Illinois, United States

The Life of Florence E

When Florence E Dixon was born on 3 December 1907, in Deer Grove, Whiteside, Illinois, United States, her father, Albert Dixon, was 24 and her mother, Hattie Zell Camery, was 16. She married Frank Henry Schwank on 29 May 1950. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Hahnaman, Whiteside, Illinois, United States in 1910 and Whiteside, Illinois, United States in 1920. She died on 18 May 1990, in Arlington Heights, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Sterling, Whiteside, Illinois, United States.

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Frank Henry Schwank
Florence E Dixon
Marriage: 29 May 1950
Betty Elaine Dixon

Spouse and Children

29 May 1950


    Betty Elaine Dixon


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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 3

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.

Age 22

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Dick .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Florence Dixon in household of Albert Dixon, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Florence E Dixon in household of Albert Dixon, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Florence E Schwank, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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