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Elizabeth Jane Dixon (b. 11 Sep 1831, d. 08 Jan 1922)Elizabeth Jane Dixon (daughter of James Baughman "Jim" Dixon and Susan Copple)16417, 16418, 16419, 16420, 16421, 16422, 16423, 16424 was born 11 Sep 1831 in Shelby County, IN16425, 16426, 16427, 16428, 16429, and died 08 Jan 1922 in Portland, Multnomah County, OR16430, 16431, 16432, 16433, 16434.She married (1) A. G. Ryan on Abt. 185016434, 16435.She married (2) William Irving on 27 Sep 1851 in Portland, Multnomah County, OR.
Notes for Elizabeth Jane Dixon:
"The Dixon Stallion - One of the noted stallions in Douglas County was the Shire stud kept at the Raphael B. Dixon ranch near Dixonville.
This horse was purchased b y A.G. Ryan of East Portland, OR, and imported from England in 1888. Mrs. Ryan was the former Elizabeth
Dixon Irving; her first husband was the noted British Columbia steamboat operator, Capt. Wm. Irving. After his death and her marriage to
Ryan, she went abroad and purchased registered livestock, including beef cattle and the Shire stallion, and these were placed on the ranch of her brother, Raphael B. "Rafe" Dixon.
The stallion was named THE BARON V, #1320 (8398), in Vol. II of that group's records. He was a bay, foaled in 1886, and was sired by
PETERBOROUGH TOM; his dam was BEAUTY by SAMSON. The stallion was bred by the executors of Thomas Hanger, Willow Hall,
Thorney, Cambridgeshire, England."
More About Elizabeth Jane Dixon:
Ancestral File #: 8H2S-JK.16435, 16436
More About Elizabeth Jane Dixon and A. G. Ryan:
Marriage: Abt. 185016436, 16437
More About Elizabeth Jane Dixon and William Irving:
Marriage: 27 Sep 1851, Portland, Multnomah County, OR.
Children of Elizabeth Jane Dixon and William Irving are:
- John Irving, b. Abt. 1852.
- Mary Irving, b. Abt. 1854.
- Elizabeth Irving, b. Abt. 1856.
- Susan Irving, b. Abt. 1858.
- Nellie Irving, b. Abt. 1860.