Polly Dixon

about 1782–
Dudley, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Polly

When Polly Dixon was born about 1782, in Dudley, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Curtis Dixon, was 30 and her mother, Lydia Wight, was 28. She married George Mitchell about 1803, in Dudley, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Mitchell
1782–
Polly Dixon
1782–
Marriage: about 1803

Spouse and Children

    George Mitchell

    Male1782–Male

    Female1782–Female

MARRIAGE
about 1803
Dudley, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(17)

+12 More Children

World Events (8)

1783 · A Free America

Age 1

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 4

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 37

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Dick .

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

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