Mixsonian

 THE MIXON-MIXSON FAMILY

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

John Willis Mixon, son of Benjamin Henry and Clarissa Hudnell Mixon, was b. at Aurora, Beaufort County, NC, b. Apr 2, 1869, d. Jun 22, 1949, bur. Sandy Grove Primitive Baptist Cemetery, Edward, Beaufort County, NC. He m. (1) Jan 14, 1892 in Beaufort, NC to Susan Whalington, b. Oct 14, 1871, d. Feb 17, 1902, bur Mixon Family Cemetery, South Creek, NC.

Census:

1920 Richland, Beaufort, NC, age 50, wife Mary-48, children: Rudolph-16

1940 Richland, Beaufort, NC, age 71, wife Mary A-67

Children with Susan Whalington:

§16919 Bertha Florence Mixon - b. Oct 3, 1893, d. Oct 11, 1918.

391 Josie Mixon - b. Mar 17, 1894,  d. Mar 3, 1914, bur Mixon Family Cemetery, South Creek, NC, m. John J. Jone

392 Hugh Dehaven Mixon - b. Aug. 29, 1897, d. Jul. 19, 1953, m. Allie L. Dunn, b. Jul 13, 1901, d. Aug 13, 1977. Both bur. Elmwood Cemetery, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, NC. 

Census:

1920 Winnsboro Mills, Fairfield, NC, age 22, wife Allie L-18, living with father in law William Dunn-63 and wife Hattie-52

1930 Charlotte, Mecklenburg, NC, age 32, wife Allie-28, children: Allie M-9, Agnes-6

1940 Chadwick-Hoskins, Mecklenburg, NC, age 42, wife Allie L-38, children: Allie Mae-19, Agnes Lee-17

Children:

20673 Allie Mae Mixon – b. abt 1921

20674 Agnes Lee Mixon – b. abt 1924

20676 Eliza Mixon – b. Mar 11, 1896, d. Jun 3, 1900, bur. Mixon Family Cemetery - Austin Road, South Creek, Beaufort County, NC

393 Ottis Mixon - b. Apr 1, 1900, d. Jul 29, 1991, m. Aug 31, 1929 in Mecklenburg, NC to Nell Hart, b. Oct 10, 1902, d. Feb 6, 1944.  Both bur. Elmwood Cemetery, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, NC. 

Census: 1940 Lenoir, Caldwell, NC, age 40, wife Nell H-38

16919 Bertha Mixon - b. Oct. 3, 1893, d. Oct. 11, 1918, m. Thomas Decater Jones, b. Jul. 9, 1889 d. Nov. 29, 1932, both bur Mixon Family Cemetery, South Creek, NC.  Children:

18795 John Ellis Jones - b. Oct 13, 1909, d. Nov 13, 1944, bur Mixon Family Cemetery, South Creek, NC.

He married (2) Mary Ann Canady, b. Jul 4, 1872, d. Oct 7, 1958, bur. Sandy Grove Primitive Baptist Cemetery, Edward, Beaufort County, NC  Their children

394 Rudolph Benjamin Mixon - b. Dec 30, 1909, d. 1998, m. Dec 13, 1928 in Beaufort, NC to Bonnie Bell Potter, b. Nov 10, 1911, d. Mar 11, 1987.  Both bur. Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, SC. 

Census:  1930 Charlotte, Mecklenburg, NC, age 20, wife Bonnie-18

1940 Charlotte, Mecklenburg, NC, age 30, wife Bonnie-28, children: Faye-9. Lorrin-8, Mary Florence-2, ]

Children:

20677 Mona Fay Mixon – b. Jul 29, 1931, d. Mar 1976

20678 Lorrin Mixon – b. abt. 1932 (son)

20679 Mary Florence Mixon – b. abt. 1938

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

Rufus Hephler Mixon, son of Benjamin Henry and Clarissa Hudnell Mixon, was b. at Aurora, Beaufort County, NC, b. Sep. 4, 1875, d. Jan, 11, 1945, bur. Mixon Family Cemetery, South Creek . About 1895 he m. Texas D. Creef  (Snell) (a widow), b. Mar 1880, d. Jul 15, 1917.

Census: 1910 South Creek, Beaufort, NC, age 36, wife Texas-30, childen: Alice-7, Mary-4, Norwood L-5mo

Their children:

395 Georgia Mildred Mixon - b. Nov 23, 1913, d. May 18, 2006, m. Edwin Clark Yaw III, b. May 31, 1914, d. Dec 11, 1984

396 Norwood Lee Mixon - b. Nov. 20, 1909, d. Aug. 26, 1972, m. Edith Pinkham, b. Apr. 1, 1907, d. Feb. 15, 1993.  Both bur. Asbury United Methodist Church Cemetery, Washington, NC. Children:

18053 Norwood Lee Mixon, Jr. - b. Oct. 29, 1940, d. Jan. 2, 2002, bur. Asbury United Methodist Church Cemetery, Washington, NC.

397 Bruce Elmo Mixon - b. June 4, 1911, d. May 27, 1942, bur Mixon Family Cemetery, South Creek, NC

398 Audrie Hope Mixon - b. 1917, d. Jun. 24, 1917, bur Mixon Family Cemetery, South Creek, NC

399 Aubrie Wilson Mixon - b. Feb 21, 1917, d. Jun, 17, 1917  (Twin), bur Mixon Family Cemetery, South Creek, NC

 

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

Saraphine Mixson, dau. of Benjamin Henry and Clarissa Hudnell Mixon, was b. Apr. 26, 1878 in South Creek, Beaufort County, NC. She died on Oct 23, 1965 in Richmond, VA.  Saraphine Mixon also went by the name of Saraphine "Sally" Mixon.  (She signed her letters to L.R. Mayo "Sally" so it may have just been a pet name he used for her.She married Lacy Rayfield Mayo, son of Carney Mayo and Deidema Jarvis on Dec 07, 1899 in South Creek, NC. He was born on Oct 09, 1853 in South Creek, Beaufort County, NC. He died on Apr 18, 1908 in Charleston, Charleston County, SC.  Children:

16702 Samuel Nicholson Mayo – b. Dec 28, 1900 in Washington, Beaufort County, NC,d. Nov 14, 1969 in Richmond, VA. He married Dawnie Delette Godley. She was born on Oct 17, 1901 in Aurora, Beaufort County, NC. She died on Aug 12, 1963. Children:

16704 Samuel Nicholson "Nick"3 Mayo Jr. - b. Dec 28, 1900 in Washington, Beaufort County, NC. He died on Nov 14, 1969 in Richmond, VA. He married Dawnie Delette Godley. She was born on 17 Oct 1901 in Aurora, Beaufort County, NC. She died on 12 Aug 1963.

16705 Ann Hudnell Mayo - b. Sep 26, 1929 in Richmond, VA. She died on Sep 10, 1993. She married ____ Thompson.

16703 John Blount Mayo - b. Feb 27, 1907 in Washington, Beaufort County, NC, d. Nov 15, 2001 in High Point, Guilford County, NC -- Presbyterian Home of High Point. He married Mary Lillian Hargrave, daughter of Byrnal Clyde Hargrave and Cora Walker Muse on Feb 09, 1935 in Richmond, VA. She was born on Apr 24, 1913 in Washington, DC, d. Feb 14, 2005 in Colfax, Guilford County, NC -- River Landing at Sandy Ridge Presbyterian Home.

16728 John Blount Mayo, Jr. - b. ____, m. _____. Children:

16729 Kathleen Mayo

Sarapine m. (2) Aug 19, 1911 to John Addison Rawls (Washington Progress, Washington, NC, Thursday, Aug 31, 1911 - Page 5)
Note: Information on Saraphine Mixson and her decendents provided by Kathleen Mayo, her great, great granddaughter.

 

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

Henry Walton Mixon, son of Benjamin Henry and Clarissa Hudnell Mixon, was b. at Aurora, Beaufort County, NC, Feb, 18, 1878, d. Nov 12, 1920, bur. Elmwood Cemetery, Henderson, Vance County, NC., m. Frances “Fannie” Elizabeth Harrell, b. Apr 15, 1878, d. Mar 21, 1942, dau. of Benjamin Turner Harrell and Bettie White.

Census:

1900 Washington, Beaufort, NC, age 25, border with James Campbell

1920 Henderson, Vance, NC, age 41, wife: Fannie-41, children: Harold-14, H Walton-12, Frances-10, William-8

1930 Henderson, Vance, NC, widow Fannie-51, children: Harold-24, Walton-22, Frances-21, William-19

1940 Henderson, Vance, NC,  widow Fannie H Mixon-62 with dau and husband Hugh E Jones age 33, wife Frances-31, children: Frances E-4, Lucy E-2

Their children:

*400 Benjamin Harrell Mixon - b. Oct, 12, 1905, d. Dec. 29, 1952, bur. Elmwood Cemetery, Henderson, NC.

*401 Henry Walton Mixon, Jr. - b. 1907

402 Frances Elizabeth Mixon - b. Jan. 10, 1909, d. May 6, 1991 , m. Hugh Edgerton Jones, b. Jul 10, 1906, d. Nov 27, 1985.  Both bur. Elmwood Cemetery, Henderson, Vance County, NC

Census: 1940 Henderson, Vance, NC, Hugh E Jones age 33, wife Frances-31, children: Frances E-4, Lucy E-2, living with mother in law Fannie H Mixon-62

Children: 

21115 Frances E. Jones – b. abt 1936

21116 Lucy E. Jones – b. abt 1938 

*403 William Allen Mixon - b. June 3, 1911, d. Dec. 7, 1996

354 ELIJAH RAEFIELD MIXON, JESSE BOND MIXON (318), 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 Raefield Mixon, son of Jesse Bond and Martha E. Mayo Mixon, was b. in Beaufort County, NC, June 1, 1869, d. May 10, 1941. He is listed in the "Builders of Eastern North Carolina" (1931). At age 17, he moved to Washington, county seat of Beaufort County, and established a wholesale grocery by 1899. He was educated in the Beaufort Schools, and was for a number of years a member of the Board of Education and treasurer of School Funds. He was active in the Masons and Rotary Club. He m. Josie Judson Merchant, b. Aug 21, 1865, d. Sep 23, 1933, bur. Oakdale Cemetery, Washingon, Beaufort County, NC, dau. of William Merchant (1820 - 1879) and Matilda J. Merchant (1830 - 1907).

Census:

1900 Washington, Beaufort, NC, age 31, wife Josie J-34, children: Frank J-6, and mother in law Matilda Merchant-69

1910 Washington Ward 3, Beaufort, NC, age 40, wife Jolia J-44, children: Frank J-6, Ethel B-8, Elizabeth-5

1920 Washington Ward 2, Beaufort, NC, age 50, wife Josia-53, children: Ethel-17, Elizabeth-15

1930 Washington, Beaufort, NC, age 60, wife Josie-64

Their children:

20058 Frank Judson Mixon - b. Oct 19, 1893, d. Jun 17, 1912, bur. Oakdale Cemetery, Washingon, Beaufort County, NC

404 Elizabeth Mixon - b. Sep 13, 1904, d. Oct 31, 1990,  graduate of Converse College, m. Hon. John C. Rodman, b. Oct 24, 1906, d. Aug 10, 1980, a prominent local attorney, a trustee of the U. of NC 1949 ____, also a Lt. Commander, U.S. Naval Reserve. (See one previous edition of "Who's Who in the South and Southwest".  Both bur. Oakdale Cemetery, Washingon, Beaufort County, NC

405 Ethel Raefield Mixon - b. Jan 25, 1902, d. Jul 6, 1978, m. Eugene Neel, b. Aug 28, 1895, d. Jan 31, 1982

 

356 GEORGE WASHINGTON MIXON, JESSE BOND MIXON (318), DAVID MIXON (289), JAMES MIXON (278), ZEDEKIAH MIXON (10), GEORGE MIXON (4), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)  

George Washington Mixon, son of Jesse Bond and Martha E. Mayo Mixon, was b. Nov 20, 1873, d. Apr 3, 1934, m. Maggie Congleton, b. 1879, d. 1964.  Both bur. Oakdale Cemetery, Washingon, Beaufort County, NC.

Census:

1910 Long Acre, Beaufort, NC, age 36, wife Maggie L-32, children: Margaret L-3, William B-1, lodger Josephine Mixon-16

1920 Long Acre, Beaufort, NC, age 45, wife Maggie L-42, children: Margaret L-13, William B-11, Lillian D-8

1930 Washington, Beaufort, NC, age 55, wife Maggie-52, children:George-21, Dorothy-18, Alice-9

CChildren:

20059 Margaret L. Mixon – b. abt 1907

20060 William B. Mixon – b. abt 1909

20061 Lillan Dorthy Mixon – b. abt 1912

 

20053 JAMES GARFIELD MIXON, JESSE BOND MIXON (318), DAVID MIXON (289), JAMES MIXON (278), ZEDEKIAH MIXON (10), GEORGE MIXON (4), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)  

James Garfield Mixon, son of Jesse Bond and Martha E. Mayo Mixon, was b. Jan 1882, d. Dec 26, 1934, m. Mary Garrison Eborn, b. Jan 27, 1889, d. Apr 29, 1967.  Both bur. Asbury United Methodist Church Cemetery, Washington, Beaufort County, NC. 

Census:

1910 Long Acre, Beaufort, NC, age 28, wife Mamie G-21, children: Guy G-21

1920 Long Acre, Beaufort, NC, age 38, wife Marie G-31, children: Guy G-11

1930 Long Acre, Beaufort, NC, age 48 wife Mary G-42, children: Guy G-21

Children:

20062 James Garrison Mixon – b. May 22, 1904, d. May 22, 1907, bur. Asbury United Methodist Church Cemetery, Washington, Beaufort County, NC. 

20063 Guy Lester Mixon – b. Jun 2, 1908, d. Aug 8, 1935, bur. Asbury United Methodist Church Cemetery, Washington, Beaufort County, NC, m. Ellen Amanda Morris, b. Dec 3, 1911, d. Sep 3, 2003.  Children:

20064 Frances Morris Mixon – b. Sep 12, 1932, d. Feb 25, 2000, m. James Stuart Simmons, b. Feb 16, 1924, d. Jul 11, 1989.  Both bur. Oakdale Cemetery, Washington, Beaufort County, NC



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