Mixsonian

474 MICHAEL MIXON, GEORGE MIXON (468), WILLIAM MIXSON (5), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)

Michael Mixon, son of George Mixon (a Revolutionary soldier) and his wife, was b. in Orangeburg District, S.C., about 1790. He d. in Washington Parish, LA, before 1860. He m. Aug 16, 1813 to Martha Dixon, witnessed by he brother Obed Mixon.

 

On Oct. 26, 1810, he was one of a number of people issued a passport by the governor of Georgia to pass through the Indian nations.

 

Oct. 10, 1810, he was one of a number of people issued a passport by the governor of Georgia to pass through the Indian nations.

He settled in Amite County, MS, where he m. Martha Dixon, Aug. 18, 1813.

 

His lands probably lay in MS and LA, as he is shown in 1816 and 1830 Amite County, MS census, and the 1820, 1840, and 1850 census of Washington Parish, LA

Census:

1820 Waynesboro, Burke, GA, Michael Mixon

1830 Company District 67, Burke, GA, Michael Mixon, males: under 5:1, 5-9:2, 30-39:1; females: under 5-2, 5-9:1, 10-14:1, 30-39:1

1840 Washington, LA, Michael Mixon, Males: 10-14:1 20-29:1, 40-49:1; females: under 5:1, 10-14:1, 15-19:3, 40-49:1

1850 Washington, Louisiana, LA, M Mixon age 65, children: Elizabeth Bradford-29, Sabry-16, Mary J-3, Thomas-26

Census records show he had eight children, three of which have been identified:

492 Son - b. ca. 1816

493 Daughter - b. ca. 1818

494 Daughter - b. ca. 1821

495 Thomas Mixon - b. ca. 1824

496 Daughter - b. 1826

*497 Martha Elizabeth Mixon - b. 1827, d. Jan 15, 1868 , m. David Fielding Bradford. He was away at work at the time of the 1850 census. Elizabeth Bradford and daughter, Mary J. Bradford, are shown in the home of Michael Mixon. Some Bradford descendants have contributed this information.

498 Daughter - b. 1831

*499 Sabrah Mixon - b. Jan 17, 1834, d. Feb 10, 1905

497 MARTHA ELIZABETH MIXON, MICHAEL MIXON (474), GEORGE MIXON (468), WILLIAM MIXSON (5), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)

Martha Elizabeth Mixon, dau. of Michael and Martha Dixon Mixon (474) was b. in Washington Parish, LA , in 1827, d. Jan. 15, 1868 in Catahaula Parish, LA ,m. Mar 1, 1847, in Washington Parish, LA , David Fielding Bradford - b. Feb 7, 1823 in E. Felincia Parish, LA , d. Dec 14, 1893 in Catahaula Parish, LA, son of Green H. Bradford and his wife, Elizabeth Robertson Bradford.

Census: 1850 Washington, Louisiana, LA, Elizabeth Bradford-29 living with father M Mixon age 65

Children:

6264 Mary Jane Bradford - b. Feb. 14, 1848 in Washington Parish, LA , d. Sept. 18, 1884 in Catahaula Parish, LA , m. Thomas Francis.

6265 Martha Elizabeth Bradford - b. Dec. 2, 1852, d. June 23,1945, in Catahaula Parish, LA , m. John Taylor.

6266 Thomas Green Bradford - b. 1855, d. Mar. 6, 1941 in Catahaulla Parish, LA, m. Jeanette Lacy.

6267 Zemely Bradford - b. 1858, d. 1872, did not marry.

*6268 Caroline Rowena Bradford - b. Feb. 19, 1861

6269 John Daniel Bradford - b. Dec. 26, 1867, d, Aug. 18, 1927„in LaSalle Parish, LA , m. Josephine Frazier.

All above children were born in Catahaula Parish, LA , except MARY JANE

 

499 SABRA EVELINE MIXON, MICHAEL MIXON (474), GEORGE MIXON (468), WILLIAM MIXSON (5), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)  

Sabra Eveline Mixon, dau. of Michael and Martha Dixon Mixon, was b. Jan 17, 1835, d. Feb 10, 1905, bur. Craig Cemetery, Pineville, Rapides Parish LA, m. Phillip Preston Thompson, b. 1822, d. ____. 

Children:

20770 Raina Thompson - b. 1854–

20771 William Green Thompson – b. Dec 23, 1858 , d. Dec 13, 1876, bur. Craig Cemetery, Pineville, Rapides Parish, LA

20772 Michael Lemuel Thompson – b. Dec 22, 1861, d. Dec 29, 1879, bur. Craig Cemetery, Pineville, Rapides Parish, LA

20773 Jane Eveline Thompson – b. Jun 7, 1864, d. Jul 20, 1954,  m. James Allen Craig, b. May 13, 1855,  d. Mar 13, 1943.  Both bur. Craig Cemetery, Pineville, Rapides Parish, LA.  Children:

20774 Oliver Hugh Craig – b. Dec 14, 1880, d. Feb 6. 1922, m. Mary Pauline Arnold, b. Aug 22, 1880, d. Mar 22. 1918. Both bur. Craig Cemetery, Pineville, Rapides Parish, LA.  Children:

20784 Bernice Lynn Craig - b. 1908, d. 1975

20785 Beatrice Myrtle Craig – b. 1908. d. 1988

20786 Mary Irma Craig – b. 1910, d. 1979

20775 William James Craig - b. Mar 22, 1883, d. Jul 3, 1953, m. Alice Jane Stilley, b. Oct  9, 1889, d. Dec 19, 1949.  Both bur. Greenwood Memorial Park Cemetery, Pineville, Rapides Parish, LA

20776 Joseph Marcel Craig – b. May 11, 1885, d. Dec 21, 1918, m. Rosa ____, b. Feb 9, 1883, d. Sep 5, 1937.  Both bur. Craig Cemetery, Pineville, Rapides Parish, LA.  Children:

20787 Gertrude Craig - b. 1910, d. 1995

20788 Clyde Leodis Craig - b. 1912, d. 1997

20789 Audrey Craig - b. 1914, d. 2008

20790 Frank Foster Craig - b. 1917, d. 1979

20777 Dallas David Craig – b Jan 25, 1888, d. Apr 9, 1952, m. Lou Etta Borland, b. Feb 17, 1888. d. Sep 14, 1950.   Both bur. Greenwood Memorial Park Cemetery, Pineville, Rapides Parish, LA.  Children:

 20791 Edna Craig – b.1913, d. 2003 20792 Arvra Earl Craig – b. 1915, d. 1965

20778 Beulah Craig – b. Jun 22, 1890, d. May 28, 1963, bur. Craig Cemetery, Pineville, Rapides Parish, LA, m (1) Joseph Lee "Joe" Stilley, b. Jul 14, 1888, d. Aug 7, 1911.   Children:

20793 James Shelton Stilley – b. 1910, d. 1977 Beula m. (2) ____ Childress, m. (3) Charles R. Tabers, m. (4) ____ Grace.

20779 Benjamin Franklin Craig – b. Mar 22, 1892, d. Feb 23, 1953, m. Matilda Franks, b. Jan 30, 1896, d. Dec 20, 1967.  Both bur. Craig Cemetery, Pineville, Rapides Parish, LA.  Children:

20794 John Benjamin Craig – b. 1919, d. 1976

20795 Foster Henry Craig – b. 1924, d. 1940

20796 Ernest Ramon Craig - b. 1927, d. 1928

20780 Foster Wellington Craig – b. Jul 21, 1894, d. Jan 27, 1916, bur. Craig Cemetery, Pineville, Rapides Parish, LA.

20781 Lavinia Craig– b. Aug 4, 1897, d. Sep 23, 1975, m. Cicero Rufus Nugent, b. Feb 5, 1892, d. Dec 7, 1969

20782 Lee Roy Craig – b. Oct 4, 1899, d. Jan.14, 1970, bur. Craig Cemetery, Pineville, Rapides Parish, LA

20783 Earl N. Craig – b. Aug 1

Sabra m. (2) Moses O’Leary

 

6268 CAROLINE ROWENA BRADFORD, MARTHA ELIZABETH MIXON (497), MICHAEL MIXON (474), GEORGE MIXON (468), WILLIAM MIXSON (5), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)

Caroline Rowena Bradford, dau. of David Fielding and Martha Elizabeth Mixon Bradford, was b. Feb. 19, 1861 in Catahaula Parish, LA , d. June 27, 1914, m. May 3, 1883, John W. Collins, II - b. Oct. 28, 1861, d. Dec. 26, 1924, s. of John W. Collins, I, and Martha Foster Collins. All children born in LaSalle Parish, La:

6269 Jane Collins - b. Sept. 2, 1885, d. Apr. 5, 1958, m. Eliga Robertson.

*6270 John W. Collins III - b. Sept. 21, 1887. (See later)

6271 Rowena Collins - b. June 17, 1890, d. June 30, 1951, m. William Scrogg.

6272 Truman Van Collins - b. Dec. 19, 1895, m. Bertha White.

6273 Isaac Collins - b. Dec. 18, 1897, d. Nov. 7, 1918 in France, WWI.

6274 Langston Collins - b. May 21, 1900, d. Jan. 5, 1965, unmarried.


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