Mixsonian

 THE MIXON-MIXSON FAMILY

316 BENJAMIN HENRY MIXON, DAVID MIXON (289), JAMES MIXON (278), ZEDEKIAH MIXON (10), GEORGE MIXON (4), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)

Benjamin Henry Mixon, son of David and Sally Watson Mixon, was b. in Beau fort County, NC, June 20, 1841, d. Oct. 22, 1917. He m. Clarissa Elleanor. (White) Hudnell - b. Mar. 6, 1846, d. April 17, 1931.   Both bur Mixon Family Cemetery, South Creek, NC.

Census:

1870 Richland, Beaufort, NC, age 28, wife Elleanor-24, children: David-6, Annie-4, John-2, Willis-1

1880 Richland, Beaufort, NC, age 38, wife Clarissa E-34, children: David B-15, George Ann-13, John Willis-11, Rufus H-6, Henry W-4, Saraphne-2

1900 Idalia, Beaufort, NC, age 58, wife Clarssia E-54, children: Rufus H-27, Jennie F-19

1910 South Creek, Beaufort, NC, age 68, wife Clara E-64, grandson Huddie H-1

The family lived at Aurora, NC, where the following children were born:

*342 David Biggs Mixon - b. 1865, d. 1938

343 Georgia Ann Mixon - b. Sep. 23, 1866, d. Oct, 22, 1918, m. John Aldridge, b. Mar. 13, 1860, d. Aug. 28, 1928.  Both bur. Mixon Family Cemetery, South Creek, NC. Children:

16697 Richard. H. Aldridge, b. 1893, d. 1893

16698 Mackie E. Aldridge, b. 1897, d. 1898

*344 John Willis Mixon - b. Apr 2, 1869, d. Jun 22, 1949

345 Walter Mixon - b. Apr 29, 1871, d. Oct, 8,1874

*346 Rufus Hephler Mixon - b. Sep. 4, 1875, d. Jan, 11, 1945

*347 Saraphine Mixon - b. 1875, d. Oct 23, 1965, m. Lacy Rayfield Mayo

*348 Henry Walton Mixon - b. Feb, 18, 1876, d. Nov 12, 1920

349 Virginia Florence Mixon - b. Aug, 17, 1880, d. Apr. 17, 1943, m. Ernest Enoch Griffin, , b. Jan. 10, 1877, d. Feb. 3, 1959. Children:

20229 Walter Rayfield Griffin – b. Nov 8, 1903, d. Aug 31, 1992, m. Naomi R., b. Aug 25, 1907, d. Sep 16, 1995

16699 Annie Griffin - b. Oct. 14, 1905, d. Nov. 23, 1979, m. Edward Shirley Moore, b. Aug 26, 1907, d. Apr 30, 1968.  Both bur Mixon Family Cemetery, South Creek, NC.

16700 Myrtle Griffin - b. Aug. 20, 1907, d. Jun. 23, 1983, , m. Hal Curtis Potter, b. Jun 6, 1906, d. Jan 7, 1977.  Both bur Mixon Family Cemetery, South Creek, NC. 

18793 Hal Curtis Potter, Jr. - b. Sep 28, 1926, d. Jan 13, 1969, bur Mixon Family Cemetery, South Creek, NC. 

20230 Beulah Astor Griffin - b. Nov 22, 1913, d. Feb 1, 1993, m. Carl Bundy Austin, b. May 29, 1911, d. Jan 20, 2000

20231 Rachel Elenor Griffin – b. Nov 23, 1918, d. Jan 6, 2006, m. Howell Derwood (Durwood) Jones, b. Mar 7, 1918, d. Apr 13, 1999

350 Mahalia Elizabeth Mixon - b. Nov. 26, 1882, d. Jul. 3, 1884, bur Mixon Family Cemetery, South Creek, NC

351 Minnie E. Mixon - b. Feb. 22, 1885, d. Oct. 23, 1898, bur Mixon Family Cemetery, South Creek, NC

352 Clara Bell Mixon - b. Jan 7, 1890, d. Aug 14, 1891, bur Mixon Family Cemetery, South Creek, NC

353 Viola Mixon - b. Jan. 7, 1890, d. Aug. 14, 1891, bur Mixon Family Cemetery, South Creek, NC

 

317 SARAH ANN MIXON, DAVID MIXON (289), JAMES MIXON (278), ZEDEKIAH MIXON (10), GEORGE MIXON (4), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)  

Sarah “Sallie” Ann Mixon, dau. of David and Sara Watson Mixon, was b. Apr 10, 1843, d, May 31, 1914, m. Cornelius Benjamin Austin, b. Sep 9, 1843, d. Apr 22, 1911.  Both bur. Campbells Creek Community Cemetery, Aurora, Beaufort County, NC. 

Census:

1870 Pamplico, Beaufort, NC, age 27, wife Sarah-28, children: Charles-2

1880 Richland, Beaufort, NC, age 35, wife Sarah Ann-35, children: Willie Ann-9, Albert-5, Arthur-3, Jesse H-1mo

1900 Oregon, Beaufort, NC, age 56, wife Sarah-57, children: Irvin W-23, Lizzie-18,, Georgia C-14, sister-inlaw Mary E Mixon-64

Children:

20042 Charles Austin – b. 1868, d. bef 1880

20043 Willie Ann Austin – b. Jul 1870, d. Mar 1943, m. George Lewis Jones, b. Nov 1851, d. Dec 1925.  Both bur. Celestial Memorial Gardens, Vandemere, Pamlico County, NC.  Children:

20599 Horace Alexander Jones – b. Dec 7, 1886, May 7 1928

20600 Alice M. Jones – b. 1889 –

20601 Cate Cornelius Jones – b. Feb 20, 1898, Aug 1954

20602 Ralph Lewis Jones – b. Oct 28, 1900, Nov 23, 1969

20603 Irving Earl Jones – b. 1902 – 20604 Hazel T. Jones – b. 1906 –

20044 Albert Carden Austin - b. Apr 12, 1875, d. Sep 22, 1963, m. Clarissa Ann Lewis, b. Apr 15, 1874, d. Mar 3, 1977. Both bur. Campbells Creek Community Cemetery, Aurora, Beaufort County, NC.

20045 William Irvin Austin Sr. - b. Apr 9, 1878, d. Mar 16, 1948, m. Queenie V. Tripp, b. 1883, d. 1967

20046 Jesse Howard Austin - b. Apr 16, 1880, d. Nov 22, 1955, bur. Campbells Creek Methodist Church, Campbell Creek, Beaufort County, NC,  m. (1) Etta Love Griffin, b. Apr 1884, d. Mar 23, 1905, m. (2) Rosa Lee Flowers, b. Mar 13, 1881, d. Oct 5, 1965.  Children with Etta Griffin:

20605 Jesse Harvey Austin Jr. – b. Feb 16, 1904, d. Feb 4, 1989, m. Hattie Pate Paul, b. May 17, 1901, d. Jun 4, 1993.  Both bur. Campbells Creek Methodist Church, Campbell Creek, Beaufort County, NC 

20047 Lizzie Austin – b. abt 1882

20048 GGeorge Clarence Austin - b. May 8, 1886, d. Jul 23,1973, m. Lora Elizabeth Smithwick, b. Nov 22, 1886, d. Dec 23, 1981. Both bur. Campbells Creek Methodist Church, Campbell Creek, Beaufort County, NC 

 

318 JESSE BOND MIXON, DAVID MIXON (289), JAMES MIXON (278), ZEDEKIAH MIXON (10), GEORGE

MIXON (4), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)

Jesse Bond Mixon, son of David and Sally Mixon, was b. in Beaufort County, NC, b. Jun. 8, 1847, d. Feb. 27, 1919. On Feb. 26, 1868, he m. Martha Elizabeth Mayo, b. Feb. 6, 1851 d. Jun. 16, 1915. (Martha is the sister of Lacy Rayfield Mayo, see #347).  Both bur. Oakdale Cemetery, Washington, NC. 

Census:

1870 Richland, Beaufort, NC, age 23, wife Martha-20, living with Sallie Mixon-4, brother Elijan-12

1880 Richland, Beaufort, NC, age 33, wife Martha E-29, children: Elijah R-11, Emily C-8, George W-6, Alice V-2

1900 Washington, Beaufort, NC, age 52, wife Martha E-50, George W-26, Alice V-22, James G-18, Susan-12

1910 Washington, Beaufort, NC, age 63, wife Martha E-58, children: Susan E-21

Their children:

*354 Elijah Raefield Mixon - b. June 1, 1869, d. May 10, 1941

355 Emily C. Mixon - b. Aug. 28, 1872, d. Jan. 18, 1944, m. William R. Mitchell, b. Jan. 10, 1860, d. Oct. 18, 1903.  Both bur. Oakdale Cemetery, Washingon, NC

*356 George Washington Mixon - b. Nov. 20, 1873, d. Apr 3, 1934

357 Alice V. Mixon - b. Sep 17, 1877, d. May 26, 1937, m. McGilbert Peele, b. Dec 26, 1867, d. Apr 1, 1930.  Both bur. Oakdale Cemetery, Washingon, Beaufort County, NC. 

Census: 1920 Williamston, Martin, NC, age 53, wife Alice V-42, children: Jesse S-15, Rosco Lee-12, Williamg G-9, Annie E-7

Children:

20049 Jessie Staton Peele - b. Jul 30, 1904, Jan 19, 1927 (dau.)

20050 Roscoe Lee Peele - b. Dec 22, 1907, d. Dec 2, 1970, m. Annie Josephine Fodrey, b. Nov 8, 1909, d. Sep 26, 1990

20051 William Gray Peele - b. Jan 22, 1910, d. Mar 21, 1984

20052 Annie E. Peele - b. 1913 – 

*20053 James Garfield Mixon – b. Jan 1882, d. Dec 26, 1934

20054 Susan Elizabeth Mixon – b. Apr 10, 1887, d. Jan 20 1942, m. Millard Merton Canady, b. Oct 16, 1885, d. Apr 13, 1951.  Both bur. Oakdale Cemetery, Washingon, Beaufort County, NC.

Census: 1940 Washington, Beaufort, NC, age 55, wife Susan-52, children: Ruth-26, Elizabeth-24, Willie-23

Children:

20055 Ruth Mixon Canady – b. 1914

20056 Elizabeth Candy – b. abt 1916

20057 Willie Mitchell Canady – b. Dec 28, 1916, d. May 6, 1986, bur. Oakdale Cemetery, Washingon, Beaufort County, NC

 

20472 ELIJAH CURRENCY MIXON, DAVID MIXON (289), JAMES MIXON (278), ZEDEKIAH MIXON (10), GEORGE MIXON (4), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)  

Elijah Currency Mixon, son of David and Sally Mixon, was b. Feb 15, 1857, d. Apr 18, 1922, m. Sarah Emily Potter, b. Mar 24, 1870, d. Aug 18, 1925.  Both bur. Oakdale Cemetery, Washington, Beaufort County, NC. 

Census:

1900 Idalia, Beaufort, NC, age 43, wife Sarah E-30, children: Marion E-10

1920 Washington Ward 3, Beaufort, NC, age 63, wife Sarah-48

Children:

20473 Marion Alexander Mixon – b. Aug 19, 1889, d. Aug 15, 1958, m. Verda June Kendall, b. Feb 13, 1907, d. Feb 26, 1954. Both bur. Mound Grove Cemetery, Independence, Jackson County, MO. Census: 1930 Rocky Mount, Nash, NC, age 42 living with Lewis Lane and wife Florence

 

322 SEABORN ASBURY FEW MIXON, ASBURY COKE MIXON (300), ELIJAH MIXON (268), ZEDEKIAH MIXON (10), GEORGE MIXON (4), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)

Seaborn Asbury Few Mixon, son of Asbury Coke and Sarah A.R. Aikin Mixon, was b. in Newton Co., GA, Nov. 10, 1850, d. Nov. 23, 1885. In Dec., 1875, he m. Sallie Boneta Shepherd, b. Oct 25, 1850, d. Mar 27, 1896 . She left a will dated Mar. 31, 1891, filed in Newton County records, naming the following children:

Census:

1880 Covington, Newton, GA, age 30, wife Sara B-29, children: Anna G-3, Ida-9mo

Children:

358 Thomas Asbury Mixon - b. Sep 14, 1881, d. Dec 31, 1950, unmarried.

359 Annie Grace Mixon - b. Sep 10, 1877, d. Feb 28, 1958, m. Nov 1, 1906 to John Elham McKinley, b. Jun 27, 1882, d. Mar 7, 1977

360 Bessie Mixon - b. Jul 21, 1884, d. Jun 1, 1899

330 FLETCHER BRANDON MIXON, JESSE FLETCHER MIXON (302), ELIJAH MIXON (286), ZEDEKIAH MIXON (10), GEORGE MIXON (4), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)

Fletcher Brandon Mixon, son of Rev. Jesse Fletcher and Georgia E. Smith Mixon, was b. at Thomasville, GA, Dec. 3, 1871, d. June, 1936, in Atlanta, GA (A.B., Emory, 1891). For a number of years he was founder and president of the Mixon School of Commerce at Daytona Beach, FL, and also owned and operated Mixon Printing Company there.

By 1929, he had moved to Rome, GA, where he founded the Hill City Commercial School. A few years later, he moved to Atlanta, where he taught for o. awhile in the Darlington School. On June 20, 1895, he m. Ada T. Little, a native of Eatonton, GA, and a graduate of Peabody College.

Census:

1900 Sparta, Hancock, GA, age 28, wife Ada G-23, children: Lois-2, Ellen S-4mo

1910 Macon Ward 3, Bibb, GA, age 38, wife Ada L-33, children: Lois-12, Ellen E-10, Fletcher B Jr-2

1920 Daytona, Volusia, FL, age 48, wife Ada T-43, children: Lois-22, Ellen E-19, Fletcher J-12

1930 Rome, Floyd, GA, age 59, wife Ada-54, dau. Helen Hill-30

1940 Orlando, Orange, FL, widow Addie T-63 living with dau. Ellen Hill-41 and husband Kenneth Hill-41

Their children:

361 Lois Mixon - b. 1897

362 Ellen Mixon - b. 1900

19877 Fletcher B. Mixon, Jr. – b. abt 1908

331 ELIJAH PURNELL MIXON, JAMES CLAYTON MIXON (303), ELIJAH MIXON (286), ZEDEKIAH MIXON (10), GEORGE MIXON (4), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)

Elijah Purnell Mixon, physician, son of James Clayton and Nancy Skeen Mixon, was b. in Coweta County, GA, Sept. 26, 1852, d. at Bradenton, FL, Jun 30, 1923. On Dec 2, 1874, he m. Margaret E. Cook.  Attended Medical College of Georgia, Augusta: University of Georgia Medical Department, 1881

Census:

1880 District 938, Heard, GA, age 28, wife Maggie-26, children: Erma-5, Earnest-3, Mary-7mo

1900 East Point, Fulton, GA, age 47, wife Margaret E-48, children: Ernest J-23, Mary-19, Frank H-18, Wm B-13

1910 East Point, Fulton, GA, age 59, wife Elizabeth-59, children: Mamie-27, Boozer-23

1920 East Point, Fulton,GA, age 66, wife Margaret-68

Their children:

363 Irene Irma Mixon - b. Sept. 9, 1875, d. June 11, 1966, m. M.A. Lewis of West Point, GA

364 Marry "Mamie" Elizabeth Mixon - b. Nov 2, 1877, d. Oct 21, 1964 at Chico, CA,  m. Walter William Herman, b. Nov 2, 1889, d. Sep 7, 1950 . Both bur Golden Gate National Cemetery, San Bruno, San Mateo County, CA

*365 James Ernest Mixon - b. Mar 23, 1877, d. 1944 in Manatee, FL.

366 Frank Mixon - b. 1881, d. Sep 27, 1940 at Pensacola, FL

367 E.P. (Boozer) Mixon, Jr. - b. 1883

368 Baby - b. 1885, buried at Palmetto, GA

17099 Clarence Mixon - b. Jun. 26, 1888 d. Oct. 24, 1890, bur. Floral Hill Cemetery, Palmetto, GA

 

365 JAMES ERNEST MIXON. ELIJAH PURNELL MIXON (331), JAMES CLAYTON MIXON (303), ELIJAH MIXON (286), ZEDEKIAH MIXON (10), GEORGE MIXON (4), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)  

James Ernest Mixon, s. of Elijah Purnell and Margaret Cook Mixon, was b. Mar 23, 1877, d. 1944 in Manatee, FL, m. Marietta “Metta” Clarke Richards, b. Feb 9, 1878, d. Sep 1978. 

Census:

1910 Black Hall, Fulton, GA, age 33, wife Marietta R-32, children: Donald R-7, Ethel R-4, Ernest E-2, Margaret E-1mo

1920 Orlando, Orange, FL, age 42, wife Marietta-42, children: Donald-16, Ethel-14, Clark-12, Margaret-9, Harold-7, Girl-2, boy-1

1930 Bradenton, Manatee, FL, age 48, wifle Maryetta-49, children: Donald R-27, Ethel R-24, Harold-17, James E-12, Maryetta-11

1940 Manatee, FL, Mary E-62, children: Ethel R-34, Harold R-27, James E-23 (Husband James not listed)

Children:

20475 Donald Richards Mixon – b. Apr 10, 1903, d. Jun 19, 1934, bur. Manasota Memorial Park, Bradenton, Manatee County, FL, m. Sarah Duckwall McLeod, b. Dec 8, 1903, d. Dec 8, 1988. 

20476 Ethel Richards Mixon – b. Aug 27, 1905, d. Feb 17, 1973, m. 1950 to George W. Lane

20477 Ernest Clark Mixon – b. Dec 10, 1907, d. Aug 25, 1970, Sharon Memorial Park, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, NC, m. Grace Gaddy

Census: 1930 Charlotte, Mecklenburg, NC, age 23, occ. hotel clerk, roomer at home of Lottie Vaughn, Institution: Alabama Hotel Lines 41-76

1940 Anniston, Calhoun, AL, age 33, occ. night clerk, lodger at home of Clifford Stiles, listed as married but wife not named, Institution: Alabama Hotel Lines 41-76

20478 Margaret Mixon – b. Oct 13, 1910, d. Sep 7, 2007

20479 Harold Richards Mixon – b. Sep 21, 1912, d. Mar 31, 1978, m. 1941 to Ruby Elizabeth Thompson, b. Jun 17, 1921, d. Oct 3, 2005.  Both bur. Skyway Memorial Gardens, Palmetto, Manatee County, FL.  Children:

20480 Harold Richard Mixon, Jr. – b. Dec 9, 1953

20481 Elizabeth Jane Mixon – b. May 25, 1955

20482 Jean Marie Mixon – b. Jan 13, 1964

20483 James E. Mixon – b. 1917, d. 1993, , bur. Manasota Memorial Park, Bradenton, Manatee County, FL

20484 Marietta Mixon – b. abt 1919

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