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Newspaper article on the death/suicide of Mary Dixon

Posted: 8 Mar 2012 9:34PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 8 Mar 2012 9:45PM GMT
I found three newspaper articles on the death/suicide/burial of Mary Dixon.
Reading further into the first article, it states that Mary was previously married and had two children at the St. Anne's orphanage.

Salt Lake Tribune,
The Salt Lake City, Utah
Thursday, April 21, 1904
Page 1

"Cut up his hat, then suddenly took poison"
In a fit of Emotional Insanity an Ogden Woman Suddenly Ends Her Life.
Mrs. Mary Dixon, wife of Samuel Dixon, committed suicide at the Imperial rooming-house tonight She took carbolic acid. The landlady entered the room and found Mrs. Dixon writhing in pain, and called-Dr. Baker, but she was beyond medical aid.
With her husband, she returned from Delamar, Nevada Tuesday. The only reason that could be given for the woman's act was that she was a victim of peevishness. Mr. Dixon stated that when he started down the street she seized his hat and cut it into shreds with a pair of scissors, thinking to detain him. He opened one of the trunks however and secured his other hat, and was across the street when he learned of his wife's suicide.
Mrs Mary Dixon was formerly Miss Mary Canfleld, and has been twice married. By her first husband she had two children, both born in St. Ann's orphanage. Salt Lake City. She has a mother, and sister residing at Paris, Nevada and was well known is Salt Lake and Ogden. She was 34 years of age.

Ogden Standard
Ogden City, Utah
Friday, April 22, 1904
Page 5
Mrs. Alice Canfield, Mother of Mrs. Samuel F. Dixon, recently deceased and sister of Mrs.
Dixon arrived in Ogden from their home in Terrace yesterday.

Salt Lake Tribune
Salt Lake City, Utah
Saturday, April 23, 1904
Page 3
The funeral of Mrs. Sam Dixon will be
conducted on Saturday afternoon from
Richy's undertaking parlors.

will be held at two o'clock Saturday afternoon from Richey's undertaking parlors. The Interment willl be in
Mountain View cemetery. Mrs. Dlxon'a mother, Mrs. Alice Canfield of Terrace, and her sister, Mrs. Josie Engelke, arrived last evening and made the final
arrangements for the funeral.

Marriage for Harry Livermore and Mary Canfield.

Harry Livermore
groom's birth date: 1854
groom's age: 40
bride's name: Mary Canfield
bride's birth date: 1876
bride's age: 18
marriage date: 09 Apr 1894
marriage place: Ogden, Weber, Utah

**Western States Marriage Index***
Groom Last Name: LIVERMORE
Groom First Name: Harry
Groom Residence: Ogden, Utah
Bride Last Name: CANFIELD
Bride First Name: Mary
Bride Residence: Terrace, Utah
Place: Ogden, Weber, Utah
Date: 09 Apr 1894
County of Record: Weber

Do you know anything of her Children? I might be able to some research to find out who they were. I already checked the Utah birth index for any children born to Livermore/Canfield, but found nothing.

Samuel Dixon
Birth: 1/1/1902
Death: 1/21/1948
Burial: 1/26/1948
Place of Birth: HUNTSVILLE, UT
Place of Death: POCATELLO, IDAHO
Grave Location: Ogden City Cemetery , J-13-10-1W
GROW, EMILY S. (Mother)
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