Ella Cora Aiken

January 1868–1938 (Age 70)
Lafayette Township, Allen, Indiana, United States

The Life of Ella Cora

When Ella Cora Aiken was born in January 1868, in Lafayette Township, Allen, Indiana, United States, her father, Reverend John Henry Aiken, was 39 and her mother, Martha J. Trainer, was 41. She married Philip Franklin Dixon on 29 August 1894, in Van Wert, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Wayne Township, Allen, Indiana, United States in 1900. Her occupation is listed as teacher in Scott, Van Wert, Ohio, United States. She died in 1938, in Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Lindenwood Cemetery, Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana, United States.

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Philip Franklin Dixon
Ella Cora Aiken
Marriage: 29 August 1894
Frances Elma Dixon
Naomi Ellen Dixon

Spouse and Children

    Philip Franklin Dixon



29 August 1894
Van Wert, Ohio, United States


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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 0

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1868 · The Fourteenth Amendment

Age 0

As one of the Reconstruction Amendments, the Fourteenth Amendment addresses the rights and protections that all citizens of the United States have. The amendment also limits actions of state and local officials in all states.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 22

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Variant, associated chiefly with northern Ireland, of the Scottish surname Aitken .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ella C Aken in household of John Aken, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Ella C Dixon in household of Phillip Dixon, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ella C Dickson in household of Philip F Dickson, "United States Census, 1910"

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