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Phoebe Elliot Dixson and Ruth McCall Dixson

Ruth McCall DixsonAge: 77 years18471924

Ruth McCall Dixson
Birth May 5, 1847 39 36
Death of a paternal grandfatherSimon Dixson
before 1849 (Age 19 months)

Marriage of a siblingJoseph M. DixsonRebecca PughView this family
September 6, 1849 (Age 2 years)
Death of a sisterSarah Dixson
before 1850 (Age 2 years)
Note: Sarah does not show up in the 1850 census in Jefferson Twship, Logan, Ohio, when she would have been 15, but her older siblings do. And she does not go with them to Iowa in 1855. Therefore, it is suspected she died before that time, as it was unusual for Quakers to marry so young.
Birth of a brotherJohn Franklin Dixson
September 3, 1853 (Age 6 years)
Marriage of a siblingJohn WrenRebecca DixsonView this family
September 18, 1855 (Age 8 years)
Marriage of a siblingSimon Hadley DixsonElizabeth H. PrattView this family
July 7, 1856 (Age 9 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherIsaac Elliott Jr
April 4, 1859 (Age 11 years)
Census July 22, 1860 (Age 13 years) Age: 12
Marriage of a siblingSamuel PhillipsElizabeth DixsonView this family
May 6, 1863 (Age 16 years)
Marriage of a siblingIsaac Elliott DixsonAlice Anna ShawView this family
September 29, 1863 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a son
Cyrus Wallace Gruwell
May 26, 1867 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a son
Alfred H. Gruwell
August 26, 1869 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a son
Wilson S Gruwell
April 4, 1872 (Age 24 years)
Marriage of a siblingJohn Franklin DixsonMinnie M. ChamberlainView this family
March 12, 1874 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a daughter
Mary Alice Gruwell
April 29, 1879 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a son
Charles Leroy Gruwell
December 29, 1880 (Age 33 years)
Death of a sisterRebecca Dixson
after 1885 (Age 37 years)

Note: Rebecca Dixson Wren is listed in the 1885 Yell, Boone, Iowa census along with husband John, so she would have died after that point.
Death of a sonAlfred H. Gruwell
August 14, 1895 (Age 48 years) Age: 25
Address: Homestead Mine (Homestead Patented MS 1174 claim), Groom Creek District, Bradshaw Mts (Bradshaw Range), Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
Cause: Head injury, mining accident
Death of a motherPhoebe Elliott
February 29, 1896 (Age 48 years)
Death of a fatherJohn Dixson
April 14, 1896 (Age 48 years)
Death of a daughterMary Alice Gruwell
1907 (Age 59 years)
Death of a brotherSimon Hadley Dixson
May 15, 191111:30pm (Age 64 years) Age: 78
Cause: Chronic Nephritis Cystitis and Toxaemia
Death of a brotherIsaac Elliott Dixson
August 31, 191117:00 (Age 64 years)
Death of a brotherJoseph M. Dixson
December 5, 1913 (Age 66 years) Age: 85

Address: Washington Township, Story County, Iowa, USA
Death of a husbandDaniel Ira Gruwell
February 22, 1922 (Age 74 years)

Death July 7, 1924 (Age 77 years)
Burial July 1924 (Age 77 years)
Address: Republican City Cemetery
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Marriage: October 3, 1827Deer Creek, Stark County, Ohio, United States
9 months
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
Sarah Dixson
Birth: March 26, 1835 27 24Stark County, Ohio, United States
Death: before 1850Ohio, United States
5 years
elder brother
3 years
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
21 months
6 years
younger brother
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Cyrus Wallace Gruwell
Birth: May 26, 1867 22 20Iowa, United States
Death: October 1, 1949Arlington, Snohomish County, Washington, United States
2 years
Alfred H. Gruwell
Birth: August 26, 1869 24 22Cedar County, Iowa, United States
Death: August 14, 1895Yavapai County, Arizona, United States
3 years
Wilson S Gruwell
Birth: April 4, 1872 27 24Cedar County, Iowa, United States
Death: 1931Republican City, Harlan County, Nebraska, United States
7 years
1894 Mary Alice Gruwell at age 15, photo from Sarah GruwellMary Alice Gruwell
Birth: April 29, 1879 34 31Cedar County, Iowa, United States
Death: 1907Republican City, Harlan County, Nebraska, United States
20 months
Charles Leroy Gruwell
Birth: December 29, 1880 36 33Nebraska, United States
Death: April 9, 1966Marysville, Snohomish County, Washington, United States