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Henry Aldous Dixon, I

Birthdate: (49)
Birthplace: Grahamstown, Western District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Death: Died in Provo, Utah, Utah, USA
Place of Burial: Utah, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Henry Dixon, SV/PROG and Judith Dixon
Husband of Augusta Dixon; Emma Dixon; Mary Ann Dixon and Sarah Dixon
Father of John DeGrey Dixon; Arthur DeGrey Dixon; Maria Louise Taylor; Ernest DeGray Dixon; Robert Smith Dixon and 2 others
Brother of Anne Judith (Dixon) Hartman; Joseph Dixon; Margaret Boardman; Ellen Dixon; John Boardman Dixon and 1 other
Half brother of John Thomas Dixon; Mary Barber; Emma Margaret Webber; Eliza Dixon; Sarah Dixon and 1 other

Occupation: Pvt. Utah Territory Militia, Black Hawk War. He had 14 children with 2 wives.
Managed by: Ian Andrew Fenton
Last Updated:

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.

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Henry Aldous Dixon's Timeline

March 14, 1835
Grahamstown, Western District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
July 16, 1867
Age 32
Provo, Utah, Utah, USA
October 5, 1869
Age 34
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA
January 5, 1872
Age 36
Provo, Utah, Utah, USA
December 22, 1873
Age 38
Provo, Utah, Utah, USA
November 10, 1874
Age 39
Provo, Utah, Utah, USA
November 15, 1877
Age 42
Provo, Utah, Utah, USA
May 4, 1884
Age 49
Provo, Utah, Utah, USA
May 30, 1884
Age 49
Provo, Utah, Utah, USA