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My grandfathers name was Edward Dixon and I don't remember my grandmother's name. They lived in Sullivan Missouri until they died.

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My father's name is William Dixon his brothers names are Andrew, Monrow, and I think Edward. His sister's name is Dorothy. I would like to find this information on them and the parents before them.

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on 2010-06-27 22:07:53

Dixon , from St Louis, Missouri, has been a Family Tree Circles member since Jun 2010. is researching the following names: DIXON, FEARS, TEAGUE.

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by barjack on 2015-09-25 15:37:08

There are Dixon in St. Louis and I know that they may be related. My grandfather was Robert Leroy Dixon and born in Franklin Co moved to StLouis where he married and raised a family of 6boys and 1girl . My grandfathers grandfather lived in Grubville, Mo .hope this helps you.

by barjack on 2015-09-25 15:40:43

There are Dixon in St. Louis and I know that they may be related. My grandfather was Robert Leroy Dixon and born in Franklin Co moved to StLouis where he married and raised a family of 6boys and 1girl . My grandfathers grandfather lived in Grubville, Mo .hope this helps you.

by familydetective on 2015-09-27 06:51:14

When was your father William born and was he born in Sullivan Missouri

by Dixon on 2015-09-29 15:21:26

My father's birthday was October 2 1922 I think.

by familydetective on 2015-09-30 09:52:58

This looks like your family but it does not show the fathers name on the census. but it does not state Emma is a widow so he must still be alive. It shows the siblings you mention *

United States Census, 1940
Name Monroe Dixon
Event Type Census
Event Date 1940
Event Place Central Township, Franklin, Franklin, Missouri, United States
Gender Male
Age 17
Marital Status Single
Race (Original) White
Race White
Relationship to Head of Household (Original) Son
Relationship to Head of Household Son
Birthplace Missouri
Birth Year (Estimated) 1923
Last Place of Residence Rural, Franklin, Missouri


Emma Dixon Wife F 39 Missouri
Virgina Dixon Daug F 21 Missouri
William Dixon Son M 19 Missouri *
Monroe Dixon Son M 17 Missouri *
Dorthey Dixon Daug F 13 Missouri *
Andrew Dixon Son M 11 Missouri *
Alice Dixon Daug F 8 Missouri
Harold Dixon Son M 6 Missouri
James Dixon Son M 3 Missouri

Do you know when your grandfather Edward Dixon died and /or married?

by familydetective on 2015-09-30 10:05:15

This looks like the Emma and Virginia in the census above but the father's name is L E (Edward ??)
Are you certain he went by the name of Edward ?

United States Census, 1920
Name Virginia Dixon
Event Type Census
Event Year 1920
Event Place Central, Franklin, Missouri, United States
Gender Female
Age 1
Marital Status Single
Race White
Race (Original) White
Relationship to Head of Household Daughter
Relationship to Head of Household (Original) Daughter
Birth Year (Estimated) 1919
Birthplace Missouri
Father's Birthplace Missouri
Mother's Birthplace Missouri

L E Dixon Head M 28 Missouri
Emma Dixon Wife F 19 Missouri
Virginia Dixon Daugh F 1 Missouri
F B Dixon Father M 63 Missouri

by Dixon on 2015-09-30 21:22:17

As far as I know Edward and Emma stayed together until they both past away.

by familydetective on 2015-10-01 18:13:40

When and where did Edward and Emma die ?

by familydetective on 2015-10-01 18:44:10

I think this is your grandmother and poss your grandfather, What is the father's name on your fathers birth cert/reg

U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014
Name: Emma Dixon
SSN: 487-30-6254
Last Residence:
63080 Sullivan, Franklin, Missouri, USA
BORN: 22 Apr 1892
Died: Sep 1969
State (Year) SSN issued: Missouri (Before 1951)


U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014
Name: Leslie Dixon
SSN: 493-36-1104
Last Residence:
63080 Sullivan, Franklin, Missouri, USA
BORN: 2 Nov 1891
Died: Apr 1973
State (Year) SSN issued: Missouri (1951)

I found another entry for 1940 which shows the father has Lesley E (Leslie E)

1940 United States Federal Census
Name: Lesley E Dixon
Respondent: Yes
Age: 49
Estimated birth year: abt 1891
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: Missouri
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Home in 1940: Central, Franklin, Missouri

Lesley E Dixon 49
Emma Dixon 39
Virginia Dixon 21
William Dixon 19 *
Manroe Dixon 17 *
Darthey Dixon 13 *
Andrew Dixon 11 *
Alice Dixon 8
Harold Dixon 6
James Dixon 3


U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
Name: Leslie E . Dixon
Birth Date: 1891
Death Date: 1973
Cemetery: Midlawn Memorial Gardens
Burial or Cremation Place: Union, Franklin County, Missouri, USA
Has Bio?: N

Link to picture of gravestone:

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=pv&GRid=47291681&PIpi=25261286

by familydetective on 2015-10-01 19:06:00

Missouri, Marriage Records, 1805-2002
Name Emma Asiger
Marriage Date 2 May 1918
Marriage Place Union, Franklin, MO
Registration Place Franklin, Missouri, USA
Edward E Dixon

by Dixon on 2015-10-01 19:52:39

I should have asked you before who have I been sending messages to?

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