(1) Research notes on Alexander Franklin Dix & Family from Alabama Baptist  newspaper on record at Samford University Special Collection at Davis Library.  Researched  and transscribed by Martha Whigham Picardy on September 26, 2001.

(2) Uncle Lell Daniel Dix's about the Butterfield's  found on Internet at:

(3) First 150 Years Montgomery's First Baptist Church, by Lee N. Allen

(4) Winchester, Tennessee First Baptist Church records

(5) Alabama State Archives "clippings", murray1.jpg & murry4.jpg

(6) AFD Confererate Pension Application, located in Alabama State Archives, by Martha Picardy

(7) Confererate Military Record, located in Alabama State Archives, by Martha Picardy

(8) The Ministerial Directory of the Baptist Churches Edited by George W Lasher, Published Ministerial Co, Oxford, Ohio Copyright 1899 Pg. 214

(9)  Scenes from My Life by Annie Dix Meiers

(10) Montgomery City Directory Listing for Dix Families: 1895-1930

(11)  Timeline

(12)  Mary Vernon Sproles Recollections

(13)  Alexander Franklin Dix and Nellie Beach Dix Family Bible Birth, Death, and Marriage Records

(14)   Notes by Mary Vernon (Dix) Sproles On Alexander Franklin Dix's Library and William Beach Dix's Grave

(15) 1860 Census for Union Springs, page 75