Henry Aldous Dixon, I
|Birthplace:||Grahamstown, Western District, Eastern Cape, South Africa|
|Death:||Died in Provo, Utah, Utah, USA|
|Place of Burial:||Utah, United States|
Son of John Henry Dixon and Judith Dixon (Boardman)
|Occupation:||Pvt. Utah Territory Militia, Black Hawk War. He had 14 children with 2 wives.|
|Managed by:||Ian Andrew Fenton|
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About Henry Aldous Dixon
In about 1854 Henry A. Dixon; a young man of nineteen years became acquainted with Elder Leonard I. Smith from Salt Lake City, Utah, and was taught the Gospel of Jesus Christ. After being baptized a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints John Henry Dixon told young Henry, "that inasmuch as you have gone in direct opposition to my wishes you must try the world on your own".
In April of 1864 Henry A. Dixon said his last good bye to his Mother. She died in Uitenhage on September 23, 1865. His father returned to Grahamstown to live with his widowed daughter Anne.
"South Africa, Church of the Province of South Africa, Parish Registers, 1801-2004," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1951-23580-53779-30?cc=1468076&wc=MCM6-438:44975801,44975802,49802601,49802602 : accessed 03 Sep 2014), South Africa > Cape of Good Hope > Grahamstown Cathedral, St George > Baptisms 1826-1836 > image 76 of 80; citing William Cullen Library, Wits University, Johannesburg.