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John Bentley Dixon (1878 - 1952)

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John Bentley Dixon
Born in Burnley, Lancashire, England, United Kingdommap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married in Burnley, Lancashire, England Saint Andrew Churchmap
[children unknown]
Died in Burnley, Lancashire, England, United Kingdommap
Profile last modified | Created 3 Sep 2014 | Last significant change: 5 Jul 2018
12:52: Fred Adamson edited the Biography for John Dixon. (reconfigure Ancestry citation for marriage) [Thank Fred for this]
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Categories: Burnley, Lancashire.


Biography

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John Dixon was born in England.

John was Baptized on October 3, 1878 at Saint Peter Church in Burnley, Lancashire, England. He was presented by his parents, William Dixon, and Elizabeth Taylor. John appears to have spent his entire life in Burnley. He appears in both the 1881, and 1891 Census residing at his Grandparents home in Burnley along with his parents. In the 1901 Census of England, John declares his occupation as a Brass Founder. Later in 1901, John Married Mary Ellen Cunliffe in Burnley, Lancashire. She appears in the 1911 Census, as wife to John, along with three year old son, Arthur.

John's second Marriage was to Alice Holdgate in 1925, and he states (on reg. cert.) that he is a widower. John passed away in 1952.


Sources


  • England & Wales Birth Index 1837-1915: Vol. 8e page 208.
  • Lancashire England Births & Baptisms 1813-1911: Reg. # Pr 3027/1/17
  • Saint Peter, Burnley, Parish Register, Baptisms, 1878: page 46 no. 261.
  • England Census 1881: 29 Standish Street, Burnley, Lancashire. Age 2, residing at home of grandparents, John and Mary Taylor.
  • England Census 1891: 25 Newcastle Street, Burnley, Lancashire. Age 12, residing at home of grandfather, John Taylor.
  • England Census 1901: 44 Standish Street, Burnley, Lancashire. Age 22, occupation, "Brass Founder".
  • England & Wales, Marriage Index, 1837-1915: Vol. 8e page 553 (Mary Ellen Cunliffe).
  • England Census 1911: 9 Willis Street, Burnley, Lancashire. Age 32, occupation, "Brass Moulder". (Living with wife, Mary Ellen, and son, Arthur).
  • England & Wales, Marriage Index, 1916-2005: Vol. 8e page 476 (Alice Holdgate).
  • Lancashire, England, Marriages & Banns, 1754-1936: Parish Register.
  • Saint Peter, Burnley, Parish Register, Marriages, 1925: page 178 no. 356. (4 July 1925).
  • England & Wales, Death Index, 1916-2007: Vol. 10b page 618.

See also:

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  • "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008," database, FamilySearch [(https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2XX8-4YD : accessed 1 August 2015)], John Bentley Dixon, 1878; from "England & Wales Births, 1837-2006," database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Burnley, Lancashire, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.
  • "England and Wales Census, 1881," database, FamilySearch [(https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XQDF-YC8 : accessed 1 August 2015)], John B Dixon in household of John Taylor, Burnley, Lancashire, England; from "1881 England, Scotland and Wales census," database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing p. 31, PRO RG 11/4148 / 64, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 1,341,993.
  • "England and Wales Census, 1891," database, FamilySearch [(https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QR9L-L3Z : accessed 1 August 2015)], John B Dixon, England; from "1891 England, Scotland and Wales census," database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, Lancashire county, registration district, BURNLEY subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.
  • "England and Wales Census, 1901," database, FamilySearch [(https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X9G4-6CD : accessed 1 August 2015)], John Dixon, Burnley, Lancashire, England; from "1901 England, Scotland and Wales census," database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing county, registration district, East Ward subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.
  • "England and Wales Census, 1911," database, FamilySearch [(https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X4MJ-CL3 : accessed 1 August 2015)], John Bentley Dixon, Burnley, Burnley, Lancashire, England; from "1911 England and Wales census," database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 14, county, registration district, subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.
  • "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005," database, FamilySearch [(https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVZR-PDHZ : accessed 1 August 2015)], John B Dixon and null, 1925; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Marriage Registration, Burnley, Lancashire, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.


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