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Thomas Nixon and Family

Thomas Nixon and Family

Posted: 13 Mar 2011 12:41AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Nixon/Clem
I have been researching the Nixon family. I have been able to trace the ancestry to Thomas Nixon, b. Abt. 1840 in Ireland. He immigrated to New Brunswick, Canada. Married Susannah (Susan) Clem. Five children all born in Nova Scotia: William H. Nixon, b. Abt. 1865; Mansfield M Nixon, b. 1867 m. Alice Norris Wing; Clara Nixon, b. Abt. 1871; Margaret (Maggie) Nixon, b. Abt. 1874, m. William Fisher; James W. Nixon, b. Abt. 1879, m. (possibly) Jennie W.; and Annie S. Nixon, b. Abt. 1884. Does anyone in "genealogy land" have any info on marriage and death dates for Thomas (possible S.) Nixon and who his parents are? I have many census for this family, but no mention of parents for Thomas or for Susannah (Susan) Clem. Help would be appreciated. Thanks, Peg St. John

Re: Thomas Nixon and Family

Posted: 3 Jan 2013 11:42PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Nixon and Clem
I have Thomas Nixon in my family tree, but only because he was the husband of Susan, who was my great grand mother's sister. I have not been able to find out who his parents were, but I do have another Thomas Nixon born in Ireland married to Jane who had a son Thomas born abt 1849 at Canaan Mountain, Nova Scotia. Whether this is the same Thomas I do not know. The Thomas who married Susan Clem was born Mar 6 1840 but sometimes these dates are incorrect. I have his death as only before 1909 as he was already deceased when Susan died on Oct 30 1909. She was born Jul 2 1841, the daughter of Benijah and Margaret Clem. Hope this helps.

Re: Thomas Nixon and Family

Posted: 4 Jan 2013 6:11PM GMT
Classification: Query
Thank you. This gives me some additional information to move forward with.

Re: Thomas Nixon and Family

Posted: 13 Jan 2013 8:41PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 13 Jan 2013 9:08PM GMT
I know you are looking for the parentage, but in case you dont have some of the other information I will see if I can add to it. No relations just like to help when I can

Clara Nixon (D/o Thomas & Susan) marriage to William Gould
https://www.novascotiagenealogy.com/ItemView.aspx?ImageFile=...


A different Thomas Nixon death information (perhaps father of Thomas Nixon)
b:c1801, Ireland
D: Aug 3 1875 age 74
Annapolis Co.

https://www.novascotiagenealogy.com/ItemView.aspx?ImageFile=...



Death of Susan Nixon, widow
https://www.novascotiagenealogy.com/ItemView.aspx?ImageFile=...



Marriage Record for
William Roy Nixon, B, 29 of John & Lavinna?
Annie Sophia Nixon, S, 21 of Thomas & Susannah.

https://www.novascotiagenealogy.com/ItemView.aspx?ImageFile=...


This Record is for a marriage between Margaret Louise Nixon and James Martin Nixon. Margaret is the daughter of above couple, Annie Sophia Nixon & William Roy Nixon

https://www.novascotiagenealogy.com/ItemView.aspx?ImageFile=...



Marriage for Evelyn Ina Nixon (d/o Annie Sophia & William Roy Nixon)

https://www.novascotiagenealogy.com/ItemView.aspx?ImageFile=...




name: Mansfield Nixen
gender: Male
baptism/christening date:
baptism/christening place:
birth date: 07 Jul 1867
birthplace: North Mountain, Kings, Nova Scotia
death date:
name note:
race:
father's name: Thomas Nixen
father's birthplace:
father's age:
mother's name: Susan Clem
mother's birthplace:
mother's age:
indexing project (batch) number: C53461-1
system origin: Nova_Scotia-ODM
source film number: 1298810

Re: Thomas Nixon and Family

Posted: 13 Jan 2013 9:27PM GMT
Classification: Query
1911 Census for Weston, NS

Dixon WIlliam 31, b:oct 1879 NS
Dixon Annie 28 b:Apr 1883 NS
Dixon Erdgn 7 b:Oct 1903 NS
Dixon Margaret 4 b:Aug 1906 NS
Dixon Estella 12/12 b: Sep 1910 NS

This is Annie Sophia Nixon (D/o Thomas & Susan(nah) Nixon (Clem)

This is a birth registration for Annie Estella Nixon from above census

https://www.novascotiagenealogy.com/ItemView.aspx?ImageFile=...



Birth for Margaret Louise Nixon (D/o William Roy Nixon & Annie Sophia Nixon)

https://www.novascotiagenealogy.com/ItemView.aspx?ImageFile=...

Re: Thomas Nixon and Family

Posted: 14 Jan 2013 6:26PM GMT
Classification: Query
Thanks for the info but I had most of this.
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