Percival Dixon  (I18711)
Given Names: Percival
Surname: Dixon

Gender: Male Male

Birth: 3 May 1884 Keighley, Yorks

Personal Facts and Details
Birth 3 May 1884 Father32Mother28 Keighley, Yorks

MarriageReligious Marriage
3 May 1913 Bessie J Gehring - Franklin County, Ohio

Marriage 26 March 1941 Grace Ottman - Franklin County, Ohio

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Note: Percival Dixon is a first cousin once removed of Arthur William Binns
1884 Jun Q Birth of Percival Dixon registered in Keighley
1901 Census son age 16, mechanical engineers apprentice
1909 Apr 28 Immigration at Philadelphia aboard Merion from Liverpool, Percival Dixon, age 24, engineer, father Benjamin Dixon of 11 Gordon Street, Keighley, bought own ticket, going to friend Frederick Naylor of 637 Lombard Street, Coatsville, Pennsylvania
1910 US Census at 849 Lagonda Avenue, Springfield, Clark Co., Ohio, Percival Dixon, unmarried lodger age 27, immigrated 1909, fireman, railroad. Married head was Charles Bird age 42, born Ohio of Irish parents
1911 Oct 13 Ellis Island immigration aboard S S Baltic from Liverpool, Percival Dixon age 27, loco fireman, father Benjamin Dixon, 11 Gordon Street, Keighley going to friend Henry at 30 Lagonda Avenue, Springfield, born Keighley, England
1913 May 3 Marriage at the Church of the Good Servant, Franklin County, Ohio of Percival Dixon age 29 on 3 May 1912, resident in Columbus, Ohio, born Keighley, Yorks, engineer, father Benjamin Dixon, mother Mary Ann Harrison, not previosly married; and Bessie J Gehring age 29 on 19 Jun 1912 resident of Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, at home, father Charles F Gehring, mother Agnes A Bateson [?], not previously married.
1918 Sep 9 WW I Draft registration: Percy Dixon of 223 South Richardson Avenue, Columbus, Ohio, age 34, born 3 May 1884, engineer with Big Four of Columbus, Ohio, contact Bessie Dixon, same address.
1920 US Census at 223 South Richardson Avenue, Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, Percival Dixon, married head age 35, immigrated 1909, engineer, railroad
1922 Jun 7 Passport Application: For Percival Binns, and wife Bessie aged 38, born Jun 19 1883 at Hopewell, Muskengum County, Ohio. I was born at Keighley on 3 May 1884,father Benjamin Dixon born Bingley and now residing at Keighley. Immigrated 15 Apr 1909 sailing from Liverpool. Naturalized 22 Sep 1921. Locomotive engineer. Intending to return within 2 years, making pleasure trip to England and France
1922 Oct 14 Immigration at Boston aboard S S Ausonia sailed from Liverpool on 4 Oct Percival Dixon age 38 of 388 St Clair Avenue, Columbus, Ohio accompanied by wife Bessie age 39
1930 US Census at 128 West Pacemont, Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, Percival Dixon, married head age 45, first married age 29, immigrated 1909, naturalized, steam engineer, steam railroad. Also present are Charles F Gehring, father-in-law age 76 and Agnes A Gehring, mother-in-law age 75, neither with occupation.
1941 Mar 26 Marriage in Franklin, Ohio, of Percival Dixon, age 56 on 3 May 1940, resident at 768 Seymour Avenue, born Keighley, engineer, father Benjamin Dixon, mother not named, once previously married to; Grace Armstrong age 49 on 1 Oct 1940 resident at 115 N Ogden Avenue, born Colorado, father Charles E Ottman, mother Maggie Rodgers, once previously married as Mrs Elliot B Armstrong, by Rev D.S. Mills
1942 WW II Draft registration: Percival Dixon of 115 N Ogden Avenue, Columbus, Ohio, age 57, born 3 May 1884 in Yorkshire, England, contact Mrs Grace Dixon, same address; employed by Big Four Rail Road

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Family with Parents - [View Family (F5414)]
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Marriage: about September 1874 -- Kidderminster
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Family with Bessie J Gehring - [View Family (F6257)]
14 months

Marriage: 3 May 1913 -- Franklin County

Family with Grace Ottman - [View Family (F6264)]
7 years

Marriage: 26 March 1941 -- Franklin County