William Andrew Bixler 1868 - 1951

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Biography

The child of William Bixler (a labourer) and Rachel Sargent, William Bixler, the third cousin three-times-removed on the mother's side of Nigel Horne, was born in Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana, USA on Jul 17, 18681 and married Anna Birk (with whom he had 3 children: Charles Edward, Harry E and Jesse Clarence) in Allen, Indiana, USA on Feb 25, 18912.

During his life, he was living in Allen on Jun 1, 18801; in Adams, Indiana on Jan 1, 19205; at his birthplace on Apr 1, 19304; and in Milford, Lagrange, Indiana on Apr 1, 19403.

He died on May 10, 1951 in Fort Wayne (fort Wayne Journal Gazette, 11 May 1951, page 10: William A. Bixler, 82, died at 9 a.m.yesterday at the home of a son, Harry Bixler, 225 Waverly Drive, Riverhaven, after a year's illness. He was a member of the Wesleyan Methodist Church.
Surviving in addition to the son are another son, Jesse Bixler, this city; seven grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and two brothers, John Bixler, Fort Wayne and Isaac Bixler, Spencer.
The body was removed to the C. M. Sloan & Sons Funeral Home pending funeral arrangements) and is buried there.

Parents

  1. William Green was born on May 6, 1830
  2. Rachel was born on Aug 26, 1845

Children

  1. Charles Edward was born on Jun 4, 1891
  2. Harry E was born in 1902
  3. Jesse Clarence was born on Jun 25, 1904

Media

William Bixler - Anna - headstone

William Bixler - Anna - headstone

Anna Birk; Charles, Harry, William, Jesse Bixler

Anna Birk; Charles, Harry, William, Jesse Bixler

William Andrew Bixler

William Andrew Bixler

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=fs/mar/31737949/1

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=usc/1880/1000118653914

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=r_1072328605

Family Tree

Family Tree

Map

Citations

  1. Us Census 1880 - Findmypast (was age 11 and the son of the head of the household)
  2. United States Marriages - Findmypast
  3. US Census 1940 - Findmypast (was age 71 and the head of the household)
  4. US Census 1930 - Findmypast (was age 61 and the head of the household)
  5. US Census 1920 - Findmypast (was age 51 and the head of the household)

To be done

Burial place (Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana, USA) has no citations

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