Ross County Marriage Records show a Timothy Hixon married to Mary E. Little 19 Aug 1885 and a later marriage to Minnie May Collins (18+) and Timothy was 35. Date of this marriage was 24 Jan 1897 also in Ross County.
Timothy and Mary(Lytle, Lattel and Little)had 3 children listed: Elijah born Nov 1, 1886 Martha born Oct 27, 1889 Carl Orlin born Mar 7, 1893
Timothy and Minnie had: Melvin born Sept 10, 1898 Wilber born Dec 3, 1907
All children listed born Liberty Township. I find no early death as stillborn or early age in liberty Township. Could still be , but not recorded.
There is a Mary Hixon age 30 died of Consumption in the Ross County Infirmary.