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Institution: University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections

Collection Identifier: MSS SC 148, PC 130

Title: Dixon/Baker Family fonds

Dates: 1900-1910; 1943-196-(?)

Extent: 1 cm of textual records. -- 4 photographs.

Biographical Sketch: The Dixon family originally settled in
Quebec before moving to Manitoba. Margaret Ann Purcell
and George William Dixon were both born in Belfast, Ireland
in 1858 and 1851, respectively. Both their families
immigrated to Kildar in Joliette County, Quebec, where
they were married in 1872. They moved to Rounthwaite,
Manitoba, where they raised their family of 13 children.
Most of their descendants still live in the Brandon area.

Digitized Material: The digitized material from the
Dixon/Baker Family fonds includes genealogical information
of the Dixon/Baker family between 1851 and 1963, land title
deeds, farm receipts, and photographs of agricultural scenes
in the early-twentieth century.

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