Headstone of Thomas Harden Dixon (c1828-1870)

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Headstone of Thomas Harden Dixon (c1828-1870).

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Thomas Harden Dixon was born at  Rothwell in Yorkshire, England in c1828. It is not yet known when he arrived in New Zealand. He joined the Armed Constabulary (Division 2) on 7 February 1868. Thomas died in Tauranga on 24 February 1870, aged 40. He was buried in Tauranga Mission Cemetery (Otamataha Pā). His ground plaque reads: Thos. H. Dixon died 24th Feb. 1870, aged 40 years, Member of the A. C. ForceText and photograph by Debbie McCauley (22 November 2016).

Notes: Thomas Dixon shares a ground plaque with John Cady. Alternative spelling: 'Thomas Hurdus Dixon'.

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Headstone of Thomas Harden Dixon (c1828-1870)


First Names:Thomas Harden
Last Name:Dixon
Date of Birth:c1828
Place of Birth:Rothwell, Yorkshire, England
City:Tauranga, New Zealand
Year:2016