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William Dixon Robertson
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Birth: Feb. 8, 1897
Winnsboro
Fairfield County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Feb. 26, 1959
South Carolina, USA

From his obituary found in The State 27 February 1959: William Dixon Robertson, 62, of 229 South Edisto Avenue, retired bookkeeper, died at 6:35 last night at a local nursing home after several years declining health. Mr. Robertson was born in Winnsboro, February 8, 1897, a son of the late Dixon Hawley Robertson and Martha Wylie Robertson. He made his home in Columbia for the past 30 years. Mr. Robertson retired in 1954. He was a member of Washington Street Methodist Church. Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Mary Norman Hargrave Robertson; one daughter, Mrs. William Dewey Shull of Columbia; one son, Lebr. W. D. Robertson Jr., of the United States Navy in Norfolk, Va.; four sisters, Miss Elizabeth Robertson, Miss Lutie Robertson and Miss Margaret Robertson all of Columbia, and Mrs. T. T. Rogers of Lake City; and four grandchildren, Hargrave Shull, Sally Shull and Sandy Shull, all of Columbia, and W. Dixon Robertson, III, of Norfolk, Va. Funeral services will be conducted at 5 o'clock this afternoon from the Dunbar Funeral Home by Dr. Wallace Fridy. Interment will be in the Elmwood Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Dixon Hawley Robertson (1841 - 1923)
  Martha Wylie Robertson (1857 - 1927)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Norman Hargrave Robertson (1903 - 1996)
 
Note: Transcribed from the book Interment Records of Elmwood Cemetery, Columbia, SC (three volumes)
 
Burial:
Elmwood Memorial Gardens
Columbia
Richland County
South Carolina, USA
Plot: Square 11, Lot 56, Grave 2
 
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Record added: Sep 28, 2012
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William Dixon Robertson
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William Dixon Robertson
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William Dixon Robertson
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Native of Fairfield County
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 Added: Feb. 13, 2014
 
 
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