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William W. Dixon

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William Wirt Dixon June 3, 1838 – November 13, 1910 was a US Representative from Montana

Born in Brooklyn, New York, Dixon moved to Illinois in 1843 and to Keokuk, Iowa, in 1849 Dixon pursued preparatory studies and studied law in Keokuk, and was admitted to the bar in 1858 He moved to Tennessee in 1860, to Arkansas in the same year, to California in 1862, and then to Humboldt County, Nevada In 1866, Dixon moved to Montana, residing in Helena and later in Deer Lodge until 1879 Dixon served as member of the Territorial house of representatives in 1871 and 1872 After spending two years in the Black Hills, Dixon returned to Montana in 1881, settling in Butte and engaging in legal practice In 1884 and 1889, Dixon served as delegate to the constitutional conventions of Montana

Dixon was elected as a Democrat to the Fifty-second Congress March 4, 1891 – March 3, 1893 Dixon unsuccessfully ran for reelection to the Fifty-third Congress Afterwards, he resumed his legal practice Dixon was also a candidate for election to the United States Senate, but the legislature failed to make a choice

Dixon died in Los Angeles, California, November 13, 1910, was interred in Calvary Cemetery, East Los Angeles, and later reinterred in Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, DC, March 15, 1911

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  • United States Congress "William W Dixon id: D000378" Biographical Directory of the United States Congress 

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US House of Representatives
Preceded by
Thomas H Carter
Member of the US House of Representatives
from Montana's At-large congressional district

1891–1893
Succeeded by
Charles S Hartman

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