Josey Bell Dixson, 1875

Birth February 1875 21 18
Birth of a brotherCharles E. Dixson
April 1879 (aged 4 years)
Residence
Age: 5Marital Status: Single; Relation to Head of House: Daughter
1880 (aged 4 years)
Birth of a sisterPearl Julia Dixson
August 1884 (aged 9 years)
MarriageSherwin Austin PettitView this family
calculated 1895 (aged 19 years)

Birth of a daughterGladis E. Pettit
January 1896 (aged 20 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherPhoebe Elliott
February 29, 1896 (aged 21 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn Dixson
April 14, 1896 (aged 21 years)
Birth of a sisterFannie I. M. Dixson
December 8, 1897 (aged 22 years)
Birth of a daughterViola M. Pettit
May 1898 (aged 23 years)
Census June 5, 1900 (aged 25 years)

1900 United States - Census transcript - Sherwin A Pettit - Household Year: 1900; Census Place: Yell, Boone, Iowa; Page: 3; Enumeration District: 0021 Ogden, Yell township, Boone county, Iowa, USA

Name Relation Race Sex Month Year Age Cond Marr Chil Chil BP FBP MBP Imm US Nat Occupation Unemp School Read Write Eng Home Mort Farm
Sherwin A Pettit head M Jul 1873 26 M 5 Iowa Ohio Ohio Teamster Yes Yes Yes Owned Mortgaged Home
Josey Bell Dixson wife F Feb 1875 25 M 5 2 2 Iowa Ohio Iowa Yes Yes Yes
Gladis E. Pettit daughter F Jan 1896 4 S USA Iowa Iowa
Viola M. Pettit daughter F May 1898 2 S USA Iowa Iowa
Death of a fatherJohn Franklin Dixson
February 15, 1925 (aged 50 years) Age: 71 years, 7 months, 3 days
Address: 137 Campas St., 4, ward 4
Cause: "Probably cancer of the stomach, secondarily prostatitis"
Death of a husbandSherwin Austin Pettit
March 1, 1961 (aged 86 years)
Family with parents
father
18531925
Birth: September 3, 1853 45 42Logan County, Ohio, United States
Death: February 15, 1925Ames, Washington township, Story county, Iowa, USA
mother
1857
Birth: about 1857Iowa, United States
Marriage MarriageMarch 12, 1874Boone County, Iowa, United States
1 year
herself
Josey Belle Dixson, ca 1895
1875
Birth: February 1875 21 18Iowa, United States
4 years
younger brother
1879
Birth: April 1879 25 22Kansas, United States
6 years
younger sister
1884
Birth: August 1884 30 27Kansas, United States
14 years
younger sister
1897
Birth: December 8, 1897 44 40Ogden, Boone, Iowa, United States
Family with Sherwin Austin Pettit
husband
18731961
Birth: July 1873Grand Junction, Greene county, Iowa, United States
Death: March 1, 1961Ames, Story County, Iowa, United States
herself
Josey Belle Dixson, ca 1895
1875
Birth: February 1875 21 18Iowa, United States
Marriage Marriagecalculated 1895
13 months
daughter
1896
Birth: January 1896 22 20Iowa, USA
2 years
daughter
1898
Birth: May 1898 24 23Iowa, USA
CensusView

1900 United States - Census transcript - Sherwin A Pettit - Household Year: 1900; Census Place: Yell, Boone, Iowa; Page: 3; Enumeration District: 0021 Ogden, Yell township, Boone county, Iowa, USA

Name Relation Race Sex Month Year Age Cond Marr Chil Chil BP FBP MBP Imm US Nat Occupation Unemp School Read Write Eng Home Mort Farm
Sherwin A Pettit head M Jul 1873 26 M 5 Iowa Ohio Ohio Teamster Yes Yes Yes Owned Mortgaged Home
Josey Bell Dixson wife F Feb 1875 25 M 5 2 2 Iowa Ohio Iowa Yes Yes Yes
Gladis E. Pettit daughter F Jan 1896 4 S USA Iowa Iowa
Viola M. Pettit daughter F May 1898 2 S USA Iowa Iowa
Birth
Census
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