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Dixie, Sir Alexander Beaumont Churchill, 1851-1924 (11th Baronet)



  • Existence: 1851 - 1924


Sir Alexander Beaumont Churchill Dixie (1851-1924), 13th baronet, of Bosworth Park, Leicestershire, later of Poppleton Croft, York, and then Scarborough. Dixie's first wife was Lady Florence Dixie (1857-1905), poet, novelist, explorer, and advocate of women's rights. The Rev. Wolstan Dixie Churchill (1867-1941), a relative of Dixie, was Rector of Milden, 1907-22, and of North Benfleet, 1922-41.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:


Sir Alexander Beaumont Churchill Dixie: Letters to Wolstan Dixie Churchill and other papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9295
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, photographs, family pedigrees and various documents relating to Bosworth Park.

Dates: 1858-1923
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