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Thomas Storie Dixson (1886 - 1916)

Lt. Thomas Storie Dixson
Born in Abergeldie, Summer Hill, New South Wales, Australiamap
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Died in School of Instruction near Amiens, Francemap
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Biography

THOMAS STORIE DIXSON [1] (Dixson-117)

PARENTS. Hugh Dixson & Emma Elizabeth (Shaw) Dixson

BIRTH. 4 Sep 1886, Abergeldie, Summer Hill, New South Wales, Australia

BIRTH. NSW BDM Birth Reg: #6769/1886: DIXSON THOMAS S; Father: HUGH; Mother: EMMA E; District of PETERSHAM

BIRTH. DIXSON.-September 4, at her residence, Abergeldie, Summer Hill, the wife of Hugh Dixson, of a son.

MARRIAGE. 23 Nov 1910, St. James Church, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

MARRIAGE. 23 Nov 1910, Ruby Agnes Howard Turland, daughter of John Henry Turland & Eliza Jane (Owen) Turland

MARRIAGE. DIXSON-TURLAND -November 23 1910, at St. James Church, Sydney, by the Rev L Marina, Thomas Storie Dixson, youngest son of Hugh Dixson Esq , Abergeldie, Summer Hill, to Ruby Howard Turland, eldest daughter of J. H. Turland, Esq , Burrangong, McMahon's Point, North Sydney.

Children:

(1) Marion L Dixson, b. 30 Aug 1911,
BIRTH. NSW BDM Birth Reg: #36161/1911: DIXSON MARION L; Father: THOMAS S; Mother: RUBY A; District of SYDNEY
BIRTH. DIXSON.-August 30, the wife of Thomas Dixson, of a daughter. The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Sat 2 Sep 1911, Page 14: http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/15270973
(2) Margaret H Dixson, b. 23 Nov 1912,
BIRTH. NSW BDM Birth Reg: #12870/1913: DIXSON MARGARET H; Father: THOMAS S; Mother: RUBY A; District of WOOLLAHRA
BIRTH. DIXSON.—November 23, at Redleaf, Double Bay, the wife of T. S. Dixson—a daughter. The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tue 26 Nov 1912, Page 8: http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/15378407

DEATH. 8 Dec 1916, School of Instruction near Amiens, France

DEATH. ROLL OF HONOUR. LONDON, Dec. 13. Lieutenant Thomas Storie Dixson, of the Coldstream Guards, the youngest son of Mr. Hugh Dixson, of Sydney, has been killed in action.


BURIAL.

Name Thomas Storie Dixson
Event Type Burial
Event Date 1916
Event Place Vaux-en-Amienois, Departement de la Somme, Picardie, France
Photograph Included N
Death Date 08 Dec 1916
Affiliate Record Identifier 23693899
Cemetery Vaux-en-Amienois Communal Cemetery

Commonwealth War Graves Commission:

DIXSON, THOMAS STORIE
Rank: Lieutenant
Date of Death: 08/12/1916
Age: 29
Regiment/Service: Coldstream Guards 1st Bn.
Grave Reference: A. 3.
Cemetery:VAUX-EN-AMIENOIS COMMUNAL CEMETERY
Additional Information: Husband of Ruby Howard Dixson, of 2, Chesham St., London.

LATE LIEUTENANT DIXSON. ESTATE VALUED AT £132,000. Lieutenant Thomas Storie Dixson, formerly of Double Bay, Sydney, when the war started enlisted in England, and secured a commission in the Coldstream Guards, special reserve. While on active service he was accidentally killed In France on December 8 inst. The deceased left a widow and two young children, both girls. Yesterday probate was granted of his will and codicils. The net value of the estate was £132,000, the principal asset being the sum of 115,889 being shares hold by the late Lieutenant Dixson in public companies. Included in these shares are 33,701 in the British Tobacco Company, 2260 in the Dixson Trust, Limited, and 2610 in W. H. Soul, Pattlnson, and Co. The estate was bequeathed to the wife and children.

Sources

  1. Dixson, Thomas Storie: http://www.saints.nsw.edu.au/assets/pdf/anzacproject/Saints_Dixon.pdf
  • Birth: NSW BDM Birth Reg: #6769/1886


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