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 William Wirt Dixon

William Wirt Dixon

Birth
Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Death 13 Nov 1910 (aged 72)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
Memorial ID 7406835 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He studied law in Keokuk, Iowa, was admitted to the bar in 1858, moved to Tennessee, in 1860, to California in 1862, Nevada in 1866 and finally to Montana. There he was a member of the Montana Territorial House of Representatives, (1871-72), was a delegate to the constitutional conventions of Montana in 1884 and practiced law in Butte. In 1891, he was elected as a Democrat to the Fifty-second Congress, serving until 1893. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he practiced law and traveled until his death at age 72.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 2 May 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7406835
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Wirt Dixon (3 Jun 1838–13 Nov 1910), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7406835, citing Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .