History of Doxon Township and City, Il.
From: Encyclopedia of Illinois
and the History of Lee County
Edited by: Mr. A. C. Bardwell.
Munsell Publishing Company
Chicago 1904.


The history that I have for Dixon is rether long and is going online in 4 parts. For each section of this work I included a list of the subjects covered in each below.

PART 1

The Ogee Ferry Established — Arrival Of John Dixon and family — Other Early Settlers — Goverment Land Office at Dixon — The Town Incorporated - Importamt Events in Local History — Visitation of Cholera Scourge — Disastrous Fires — Sketch of “Father” John Dixon.

PART 2

Distingused Visitors — Lincoln and Jeff Davis — Church History.

PART 3

To be added later

PART 4

To be added later


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