Mixsonian

 THE MIXON-MIXSON FAMILY

34 FRANCIS MARION MIXSON, WILLIAM MIXSON (22), ELIJAH MIXON, JR. (20), ELIJAH MIXON (9), GEORGE MIXON (4), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)

Francis Marion Mixson, son of William and Julia Harris Mixson, was b, in Monroe County, GA, April 23, 1847, d. June 6, 1930, Coffee County, AL On Nov. 30, 1871, he was m. to Sarah Margaret Law - b. Aug. 26, 1853, d. Jan. 12, 1941, dau. Of Isaiah T. Law, Jr., and his wife, Nance Lee Law. Both bur. Old Tabernacle Cemetery, New Brockton, AL. He was a planter, a ginner, a sawmiller and a timberman.

Census:

1880 Centreville, Coffee, AL, age 33, wife Margaret-26, children: Walton-6, Clara-9mo

1910 Victoria, Coffee, AL, age 62, wife Margaret L-57, children: Agnes-16, Cecil M-11

1920 Victoria, Coffee, AL, age 72, wife Margaret S-66

Children:

255 James Horace Mixson - b. Oct. 1, 1872, d. May 20, 1873, bur. Old Tabernacle Cemetery, New Brockton, AL

*256 Theophilus Walter Mixson - b. April 11, 1874, d. Jul 2, 1958

257 Clara Belle Mixson - b. Sept. 19, 1879, d. Nov. 6, 1913, bur. Old Tabernacle Cemetery, New Brockton, AL , m. John Baker Bledsoe - b. Jan. 15, 1869, d. Sept. 13, 1939. Children:

5809 Thomas Earl Bledsoe - b. Oct. 21, 1905, m. May 28, 1934 to Margaret Edith Gonzales - b. Oct. 6, 1909, d. Dec. 16, 1986, Both bur. Holy Cross Cemetery , Pensacola FL

5810 Clara Eunice Bledsoe - b. July 30, 1907, d. Sep. 17, 1966, bur. Barrancas National Cemetery , Pensacola, FL , m. Carl Joseph Shaeffer - b. Sept. 19, 1905, d. Nov. 11, 1995, bur. Barrancas National Cemetery , Pensacola, FL

5811 Bunice Bledsoe - b. July 30, 1907 (Twin), d. May 7, 1908, bur. Bethel Assembly of God Church Cemetery, Ariton, AL

5812 Margaret Bledsoe - b. April 12, 1909, d. Dec. 6, 1911, bur. Bethel Assembly of God Church Cemetery, Ariton, AL

5813 John Baker Bledsoe, Jr. - b. Oct. 10, 1913 (barely a month old when his mother died, he was token into the home and reared by Dr. and Mrs. L. R. Burdeshaw, his aunt and uncle), d. Nov. 17, 1979 bur. Gardens of Memory cemetery in Kinsey, Houston Co., AL. He is one of the special editors for the U.S. News and World Report. He married Willene Ivey Hall, b. Nov. 2, 1916, d. 1994, bur. Gardens of Memory, Kinsey, AL . Children:

5814 Michael Bledsoe - b. April 2, _____

5815 Claire Bledsoe - b. March 21 ____

18303 Bula Agnes Bledsoe – b. May 6, 1918, d. Jan. 30, 2007, m. Richard Glen Pickrell, b. Dec. 24, 1906, d. Jul. 16, 1982

18304 Franklin Robbins Bledsoe – b. Jul. 28, 1920, d. Oct. 4, 2009, m. Milda Janina Berzins, b. Jun. 4, 1927, d. Jan. 19, 2008, both bur. Dayton Memorial Park, Dayton, OH

18305 Ralph Collin Bledsoe – b. Aug. 22, 1921, d/. May 21, 2008, bur. Barrancas National Cemetery, Pensacola, FL, m. Clara Marie ____, b. Sep. 29, 1920, d. Oct. 6, 1997, bur. Barrancas National Cemetery, Pensacola, FL

258 Henrietta Eunice Mixson - b. Nov. 3, 1884, d. Nov. 26, 1960, m. Dr. Lee R. Burdeshaw of Headland, AL - b. July 29, 1875, d. March 6, 1920. Children:

5816 Merle Burdeshaw - b. June 20, 1904, m. Bartlet Herbert Ford, June 9, 1927. Children:

5818 Jeanne Ford - b. Aug. 10, 1928, m. Jack Wayne Hagan, Jan. 1, 1948. Children:

5821 Gwendolyn Hagan - b. Nov. 17, 1948

5822 Mark Wayne Hagan - b. Jan. 13, 1954

5823 Emily Hagan - b. Sept. 7, 1955

5819 Bartlett Herbert Ford, Jr. - b. Aug. 31, 1933, m. Katherine Ann Ropers, Aug. 21, 1954. Children:

5824 Eunice Lee Ford - b. July 23, 1956

5820 Cooper Eustis Burdeshaw - b. Sept. 19, 1906, d. Feb. 13, 1963, m. Gladys Freeman, Dec., 1955. No children.

5817 Mabel Odell Burdeshaw - b. Sept. 29, 1909, m. Jack Moss Bridges, June 12, 1930. Children:

5825 Jacquelyn Bridges - b. Oct. 10, 1932

259 Daughter (Unnamed) - b. Sept. 7, 1887, d. Sept. 29, 1887, bur. Old Tabernacle Cemetery, New Brockton, AL

260 Mattie Lou Mixson - b. Sept. 3, 1890, m. Claude H. Conner - b. Oct. 23, 1889, d. Nov. 19, 1938.

Census: 1930 Government Street, Mobile, AL, Claude age 40, wife Mattie Lou-39, children: Eleanor-18, Millard L-16, Nell-10

Children:

5826 Eleanor Conner - b. April 27, 1911, m. Dr. Terry Byrd Children:

5827 Willis Terry Byrd - b. Dec.15, 1935

5829 Millard Lamar Conner - b. Feb. 2, 1913 at Headland, AL, m. Jewel _____. Their children:

5830 Juanita Margaret Conner - b. Dec. 23, 1942

5831 Millard Lamar Conner, Jr. - b. Nov. 21, 1946

5832 Nelle Conner - b. Oct. 21, 1918, d. Oct. 3, 1930,

261 Annie Agnes Mixson - b. Dec. 24, 1893, d. d. June 30, 1976, bur. in Old Tabernacle Church cemetery, m. E.C. Lasseter, Dec. 27, 1917. He was b. Jan. 8, 1888, d. Nov. 1, 1958. Children:

5833 Hazel L. Lasseter - b. Mar. 18, 1919, m. Robert Raymond Haag, Dec. 26, 1944. Children:

5835 Michael Edwin Haag - b. Sept. 20, 1945

5836 Douglas Martin Haag - b. Jan. 21, 1949

5834 Howard Christopher Lasseter - b. May 31, 1921, m. Wynelle Godwin, March 11, 1967

*262 Cecil Marion Mixson - b. Dec. 13, 1895, d. Jun. 26, 1961


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