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George William Dixon

bank officer , State senator

George William Dixon, American bank officer, state senator. Member Illinois Senate, 1st District, 1903-1907; member Governor Emmerson’s Commision on Unemployment and Relief, 1930-1931, vice-chairman, 1931; Mason.

Background

Dixon, George William was born on September 16, 1866 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Arthur and Annie (Carson) Dixon.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Northwestern University, 1889, Bachelor of Laws, 1892. Doctor Humane Letters, Lincoln Memorial University.

Career

Active for many years in Chicago business, civic and social affairs. Has served as president Arthur Dixon Transfer Company, Colonial Land Company, and as director Personal Loan & Savings Bank, Central Illinois Securities Company, Grand Trunk Western R.R. (Canadian National), Bang and Olufsen Chicago Terminal R.R., Butler Brothers.

Membership

Member Illinois Senate, 1st District, 1903-1907. Member Governor Emmerson’s Commision on Unemployment and Relief, 1930-1931, vice-chairman, 1931.

Connections

Married Marion E. Martin, March 2, 1903 (died 1926). Children: Marion (Mistress Stanley Zaring), George W., Junior.

father:
Arthur Dixon

mother:
Annie (Carson) Dixon

spouse:
Marion E. Martin

children:
Marion Dixon (Mistress Stanley Zaring)

George W. Dixon

Jr Dixon