Edward Thixton (1821 - 1897)

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Birthplace: Kentucky, USA
Death: Died in Washington, Indiana, USA
Managed by: Kevin Lee Waldroup, P.E.
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About Edward Thixton

1850 census, Vernon, Washington, Indiana

Household Gender Age Birthplace 
  • Edward Thixton M 29 Kentucky
  • Malildda Thixton F 28 Tennessee
  • Mary Thixton F 9 Indiana
  • Phebe Thixton F 7 Indiana
  • Jame M Thixton M 6 Indiana
  • Louisa Thixton F 4 Indiana
  • Sarah E Thixton F 2 Indiana

1860 census, Howard Township, Washington, Indiana

page: 4 family number: 360

  • name: Edward Thickston age: 44 years est birth year: 1816 birthplace: Kentucky
  • name: Matilda Thickston age: 43 years est birth year: 1817 birthplace: Tennesee
  • name: Mary Thickston age: 19 years est birth year: 1841 birthplace: Indiana
  • name: Phebe Thickston age: 17 years est birth year: 1843 birthplace: Indiana
  • name: James Thickston age: 14 years est birth year: 1846 birthplace: Indiana
  • name: Louiza Thickston age: 13 years est birth year: 1847 birthplace: Indiana
  • name: Brison Thickston age: 11 years est birth year: 1849 birthplace: Indiana
  • name: William P Thickston age: 9 years est birth year: 1851 birthplace: Indiana
  • name: Penina E Thickston age: 6 years est birth year: 1854 birthplace: Indiana
  • name: Jackson R Thickston age: 0 years est birth year: 1860 birthplace: Indiana

1870 census, Indiana

Household Gender Age Birthplace 
  • Edward Thixton M 54y Kentucky
  • Matilda Thixton F 50y Tennessee
  • James M Thixton M 25y Indiana
  • Brison Thixton M 18y Indiana
  • William P Thixton M 16y Indiana
  • Peninah E Thixton F 14y Indiana
  • Rufus Thixton M 11y Indiana

Edward Thixton purchased the cooper shop of Henry Chastain located on West Oak Street, Salem, Washington Co., IN in January of 1875 where he made four barres, casks, kegs, etc.

1880 census, Howard, Washington, Indiana

Household Gender Age Birthplace 
  • self Edward Thixton M 59 ---
  • wife Lucinda Thixton F 38 Indiana, United States
  • son Freddy Thixton M 0 Indiana, United States
  • daughter Amy E. Barker F 12 Indiana, United States
  • son Wm. H. Barker M 10 Indiana, United States
  • son Marion T. Barker M 4 Illinois, United States

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Edward Thixton's Timeline

1821
1821
Kentucky, USA
1840
July 5, 1840
Age 19
Washington, Daviess, Indiana, USA
1841
August 5, 1841
Age 20
Washington, Indiana, USA
1843
1843
Age 22
1844
November 4, 1844
Age 23
Indiana, USA
1846
1846
Age 25
Indiana, USA
1848
1848
Age 27
Washington, Indiana, USA
1849
1849
Age 28
Washington, Indiana, USA
1850
1850
Age 29
Vernon, Washington, Indiana, USA
1851
1851
Age 30
Washington, Indiana, USA