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Last NameDixon    
Given NameJohn    
alt. NamesJ. D. ;    
MarriageMrs. Nich. Kempe née Meriton (17xx-1xxx) in 1775    
Year born1720 ? / 1730 ? / 1740 c. Dublin    
Year died1811     
Place of deathLondon    
Father's occupationhosier N. N. (1xxx-1xxx)    
Relativesengraver Samuel Dixon (1xxx-1769) (brother) ; engraver Thomas Dixon (17xx-1xxx) (brother) ;    
Educationsilver engraving; drawing from Robert West (1xxx-1xxx) at school of Dublin Society    
Country of ActivityIreland    
Worked forGeorge Edwards: Natural History of Uncommon Birds (1745-51) & Foreign and Domestick Birds (1755) ;    
Collaboratorsengraver Samuel Dixon (1xxx-1769) (brother) ; engraver Thomas Dixon (17xx-1xxx) (brother) ;    
Techniquesornithological and botanical drawing, painting, embossed printing, mezzotint, copperplate engraving ; textile printing, map engraving    
Archival sources    
Published sourcesAKL 28 2001: 60 ; ThB 1720-30 ;    
other1748 Capel St Dublin; 1757-9 & 1765-8 in London.    

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