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Francis Dixon

 (1879 - 1967)
Francis Stillwell Dixon was active/lived in New York, California.  Francis Dixon is known for landscape, marine.

Biography  
Francis Dixon


This following biography was researched, compiled, and written by Geoffrey K. Fleming, Director, Southold Historical Society, Southold, NY.

FRANCIS STILLWELL DIXON (September 18, 1879 - January 6, 1967).

Painter and illustrator.  Born in Queens, Long Island, Francis S. Dixon was born into a family of immense influence and wealth.  His grandfather, the Hon. James W. Dixon (August 5, 1814 - March 27, 1873), served from 1857 to 1869 as the United States Senator from Connecticut.  Francis's father, James Wyllys Dixon (1846 -1917), was a noted Civil War officer, respected journalist, and a prominent resident of Flushing, Long Island.  He was named for his mother, Frances Stillwell (1856 - 1942), who was a de  ...  Displaying 750 of 6132 characters.




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About  Francis Dixon

Born:  1879 - New York City
Died:   1967 - New York City
Known for:  landscape, marine