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Margaret Winslow Hathaway Bixby
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Birth: Feb. 1, 1843
Skowhegan
Somerset County
Maine, USA
Death: Feb. 13, 1927
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Born at Skowhegan, Maine, daughter of Congregational minister George Whitefield Hathaway and Mary Susanna (Locke) Hathaway. She became engaged to Jotham Bixby and crossed the Isthmus of Panama and arrived in San Francisco to marry him. They were married December 4, 1862, by a missionary to the Choctaw Indians. For years she and her husband lived at San Juan Bautista where they raised sheep.

In 1866 they moved to the Rancho Los Cerritos which they purchased as part of a newly organized family firm known as Flint, Bixby & Co. In 1881 part of it would be subdivided to become the American Colony, the town portion of the colony eventually becoming the City of Long Beach.

She was mother to seven children: George H. (1864-1922); Mary (1869-1870), Harry Llewellyn (1870-1902), Margaret (1873-1878), Rosamond Read (1877-1899), Fanny Weston (1879-1930), Jotham Winslow (1908-1945).

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BIXBY FAMILY PLOT

John W. Bixby 1848-1887
Susan P.H. Bixby
Jotham Bixby 1831-1917
Jotham Winslow Bixby 1884-1946
Margaret H. Bixby 1843-1927
Harry Llewellyn Bixby 1870-1902
Rosamond Read d:1899
Katharine Bixby 1850
Margaret Hathaway d:1878
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Father: George Whitefield Hathaway
Mother: Mary Susannah Weston Locke

Spouse: Jotham Bixby
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Note: Middle name "Winslow" was from her grandmother's maiden name. (Deborah WINSLOW)
 
 
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 Parents:
  George Whitefield Hathaway (1807 - 1891)
 
 Spouse:
  Jotham Bixby (1831 - 1917)*
 
 Children:
  Harry Llewellyn Bixby (1870 - 1902)*
  Margaret Hathaway Bixby (1873 - 1878)*
  Rosamond Read Bixby (1877 - 1899)*
 
 Sibling:
  Margaret Winslow Hathaway Bixby (1843 - 1927)
  Susan Patterson Hathaway Bixby (1845 - 1906)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
 
Maintained by: Arthur Allen "Art" Moore...
Originally Created by: James Seidelman
Record added: Oct 22, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8011089
Margaret Winslow <i>Hathaway</i> Bixby
Added by: Arthur Allen "Art" Moore III
 
Margaret Winslow <i>Hathaway</i> Bixby
Added by: James Seidelman
 
Margaret Winslow <i>Hathaway</i> Bixby
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