Mixsonian

 THE MIXON-MIXSON FAMILY

485 GEORGE JACKSON ISAAC MIXON, OBED MIXON (471), GEORGE MIXON (468), WILLIAM MIXSON (5), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)

George Jackson Isaac Mixon, son of Obed and Levicy Sanders Mixon, was b. in Amite County, MS, 1814, d. Nov. 17, 1843. About 1835 he m. Elizabeth (Betsy) Barksdale, b. abt 1815, d. Feb 2, 1869. George J. Mixon listed in the Mississippi, Wills and Probate Records, Letters of Administration, Nov 27, 1843, Book 3, 1838-1868; Letters of Administration, 1847-1862

Census:

1850 Eastern District, St Helena, LA, A B Quillin35 and wife Elizabeth-36 listed with children: Rosanna Mixon-13, Martha Mixon-11, Benjamin Mixon-9, Nancy Mixon-7, Joseph Mixon-6

1860 St Helena, LA, A B Quillin-46, wife Elizabeth-40, children: Martha Mixon-21, Nancy-18

Their children:

510 Rosannah Mixon - b. 1836, m. E.R. Breeland, Jan. 18, 1858, Amite County, MS

511 Martha Mixon - b. 1838

*512 Benjamin Mixon - b.  Jun 26, 1839, d. 1902

513 Nancy S. "Doll" Mixon - b. Mar 4, 1841, d. Aug 2, 1913, m. Thomas G. Day, Jan. 21, 1863, *see note below

*514 Joseph Mixon - b. 1844, d. 1928

After the death of Mr. Mixon, the widow married Avery Quillan Aug. 17, 1845 of St. Helena Parish, LA They moved to St. Martin's Parish.

*Note for #513 Nancy Mixon:

From: MEMOIRS OF LOUISIANA, Page 373.

(This is some of the information taken there from)

Thomas G. Day, farmer, merchant and miller, Liverpool, LA This enterprising citizen was b. in St. Helena Parish in 1844, son of Harvey Day, a prominent planter and his wife, Nancy Parson Day. The paternal grandfather, William Day, came from North Carolina, Mr. Day selected Miss Nancy Mixon for his wife and their nuptials were celebrated Jan. 23, 1863. She was dau. of George and Betsy (Barksdale) Mixon, both natives of Mississippi. Five children were born to Mr. and Mrs. Mixon:

Benjamin, Joseph, Susan (deceased), Martha A., and Nancy S. Mr. and Mrs. Day became the parents of three children:

Martha E, Day, married A. H. Womack, farmer, of St, Helena Parish, (They had three sons: Thomas G., Fred, and Joseph M. )

Fred Day,

Joseph M. Day.

Mr. Day enlisted in the Confederate Army in 1862, under Capt. Wilson and Colonel Winfield, in Company "D" 3rd LA Inf. After the war he returned home to his farm of 900 acres, 300 acres of which is in cultivation. The article states further that Mr. Day was a Methodist, a Mason, and a democrat, and was highly respected by all who knew him.

512 BENJAMIN L. MIXON, GEORGE JACKSON ISAAC MIXON (485), OBED MIXON (471), GEORGE MIXON (468), WILLIAM MIXSON (5), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)  

Benjamin L. Mixon, son of George Jackson Isaac Mixon and Amelia Bankston, was b. Jun 26, 1839, d. 1902, m. (1) Oct 26, 1858 to Anna m. Coburn, m. (2) Dec 24, 1865 to Martha Ann Agee, b. 1842,  d. Mar 24, 1918.  Both Benjamin and Martha bur. Highland Park Cemetery, Kirksville, Adair County, MO. Benjamin was a prisoner of war at the close of the hostilities, and impressed into the Federal Army and fought against the Indians. After his final discharge he studied medicine and was for many years an outstanding physician for his time and community.

Census:

1870 Independence, Macon, MO, age 31, wife Martha A-27

1900 Liberty, Macon, MO, Benjamin Mixon age 60

1900 Kirksville, Adair, MO, Mattie A Mixon-57, children: Coral-22, Fred L-19

Children:

20062 Volley Mixon – b. Mar 9, 1873, d. Feb 2, 1892

20063 Coral Isle Mixon – b. Dec 9, 1877, d. 1930, m. (1) Edward Knifong, m. (2) ___ Cook

20064 Fred Lamont Mixon – b. Nov 15, 1880, d. xxxx, m. Oct 29, 1905 to Stella Mae Little, b. Jan 24, 1884.

Census: 1910 Walnut Creek, Macon, MO, age 29, wife Stella M-25

1920 Kansas City Ward 11, Jackson, MO, age 39, wife Stella-35, mother in law Carre E-65

1930 Kansas City, Jackson, MO, age 49, wife Stella M-46, mother in law Carrie E-76

1940 Kansas City, Jackson, MO, age 56, wife Stella M-52

 

513 NANCY S. MIXON, GEORGE JACKSON ISAAC MIXON (485), OBED MIXON (471), GEORGE MIXON (468), WILLIAM MIXSON (5), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)  

Nancy S. “Doll” Mixon, DAU. of George Jackson Isaac Mixon and Amelia Bankston, wa b. Mar 4, 1841, d. Aug 2, 1913, m. Jan 21, 1863 to Thomas Gorden Day, b. Aug 15, 1844, d. Jan 10, 1904.  Both bur. Days United Methodist Church Cemetery, St. Helena Parish, LA. 

Children:

20797 Martha Elizabeth Day, DAU.  b. Jan 17, 1865, d. Aug 27, 1946, m. Horace Abraham "H.C." Womack, b. Dec 13, 1861, d. Jun 15, 1933. Both bur. Days United Methodist Church Cemetery, St. Helena Parish, LA.  Children:

20800 Thomas Gordon Womack - b. Jan 1887, d. Jan 22, 1938, m. Emma Lindsey, b. 1893, d. Jun 19, 1964. Both bur. Days United Methodist Church Cemetery, St. Helena Parish, LA. 

20801 Fred C. Womack - b. Mar 28, 1888, d. Nov 7, 1915, bur. Days United Methodist Church Cemetery, St. Helena Parish, LA.

20802 Joe Mixon Womack - b. Feb 5, 1891, d. Jun 24, 1938, bur. Days United Methodist Church Cemetery, St. Helena Parish, LA.

20798 Charles Day - b. Feb 4, 1867, d. Aug 1868, bur. Allen Cemetery, St. Helena Parish, LA

20799 Alizaretta “Allie” Day – b. Mar 13, 1875, d. Feb 5, 1948, m. Bascom Watkins Newsom, b. Feb 7, 1874, d. Oct 5, 1943.  Both bur. Days United Methodist Church Cemetery, St. Helena Parish, LA.  Children:

20803 Ruby Pearl Newsom - b. Feb 15, 1895, d. Jun 9, 1984, m. Nathan Elmus "Elmer" Allen, b. Aug 1, 1893, d. May 23, 1965.  Both bur. Days United Methodist Church Cemetery, St. Helena Parish, LA.  Children:

20806 Grenes Burke Allen - b. Feb 19, 1916, d. Jan 10, 1970, m. Emily Adrianne Catha, b. Jul 25, 1920, d. Nov 29, 1990. Both bur. Days United Methodist Church Cemetery, St. Helena Parish, LA. 

20807 Vada Pearl Allen - b. Apr 21, 1926, d. Aug 16, 2012, m. Joseph Abner Blades, Jr., b. Jan 17, 1923, d. Mar 5, 1998.  Both bur. Days United Methodist Church Cemetery, St. Helena Parish, LA. 

20804 Lucy Newsom - b. Jan 26, 1897, d. Aug 5, 1972, m. Samuel A Calvit, b. Jun 25, 1891, d. Jan 11, 1964.  Both bur. Wesley Chapel Cemetery, St. Helena Parish, LA

20805 Thomas Henry Newsom - b. Dec 28, 1899, d. Feb 24, 1946, m. Vesta Irene Fox, b. Jan 10, 1892, d. Feb 14, 1988.  Both bur. Days United Methodist Church Cemetery, St. Helena Parish, LA

 

 

514 JOSEPH MIXON, GEORGE JACKSON ISAAC MIXON (485), OBED MIXON (471), GEORGE MIXON (468), WILLIAM MIXSON (5), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)  

Joseph Mixon, son of George Jackson Isaac Mixon and Amelia Bankston, was b. 1844, d. 1928, m. Mary Lucinda Addison, b. Mar 4, 1845, d. Jun 26, 1930.  Joseph serverd CSA, Co. F, 14 Conf Cav. Both bur. Osyka Cemetery, Osyka, Pike County, MS.

Census:

1870 Township 1 Range 7, Pike, MS, age 24, listed living with Roda Addison-66 and Chalres Mixon-3, Baby Mixon-6mo

1880 Osyka, Pike, MS, age 36, wife Mary L-30, children: Joshpeh H-17, Charles-14, George J-10, Louis F-7, Elizabeth-5, Chester-3, Mary L-6mo

1900 Beat 5, Pike, MS, age 57, wife Mary-54, children: Jessie-18, Winford-14

1910 Osyka, Pike, MS, age 67, wife Mary L-63, children: Jesse-28

Children:

21002 Joseph Herbert Mixon – b. abt 1863, d. abt 1929,  wife Susie R. Census: 1910 Police Jury Ward 6, Tangipahoa, LA age 47, wife Susie R-47 and brother Winfred Mixon-24 his wife Josephine-19

21003 Charles Mixon – b. Mar 25, 1867, d. Sep 12, 1923 bur. Osyka Cemetery, Osyka, Pike County, MS

21004 George J. Mixon – b. 1870, d. abt 1923, m. Eleonora North, b. 1872 d. 1956.  Both bur. Osyka Cemetery, Osyka, Pike County, MS

Census: 1910 Beat 5, Pike, MS, age 38, wife Eleanor-37, children: George North-15, Zoe C-9, Olga-8mo

Children:

21010 George North Mixon – b. 1895, d. 1965, bur. Osyka Cemetery,, Osyka, Pike County, MS

21011 Zoe C. Mixon – b. Jul 8, 1900, d. Dec 27, 1993, m. Fred Cleveland Yates, b. Mar 11, 1896, d. Oct 21, 1960.  Both bur. Mount Olive City Cemetery, Mount Olive, Covington County, MS. 

Census: 1940 Mount Olive, Covington, MS, Fred C Yate-42, wife Zoe-39, children: Fred C Jr.-12, George W-10

CChildren:

21013 Fred Cleveland Yates, Jr. - b. Nov 1, 1927, d. Apr 5, 1998, , bur. Mount Olive City Cemetery,, Mount Olive, Covington County, MS

21014 George W. Yates - b. Sep 8, 1929, d. Apr 9, 1953, bur. Mount Olive City Cemetery, Mount Olive, Covington County, MS

21012 Olga Mixon – b. abt 1910

21005 Louis F. Mixon - b. Jul 5, 1872, d. Aug 30, 1952, m. Aug 6, 1898 to Nora Ott, b. Mar 24, 1879, d. Jul 13, 1918. Both bur. Osyka Cemetery, Osyka, Pike County, MS.

Census: 1900 Beat 5, Pike, MS, age 27, wife Nora-21, children: Charles H-10mo

1910 Osyka, Pike, MS, age 37, wife Nora-31, children: Charles H-10, Katie M-8, Sara-6, Jenette-4, Cherry W-2

1920 Osyka, Pike, MS, age 47, widowed, children: Charles H-20, Katie M-18, Eria J-16, Jennette E-14, Cherry W-11, Walace L-6, Norah L-3

Children:

21015 Charles H. Mixon – b. abt 1900

21016 Katie M. Mixon – b. abt 1902

21017 Sara “Ura” Mixon – b. Sep 25, 1903, d. Apr 17, 1923, bur. Osyka Cemetery, Osyka, Pike County, MS.

21018 Jeanette Elizabeth Mixon – b. Nov 6, 1906, d. Nov 23, 1981, m. Clarence Marion Aull, b. Apr 19, 1903, d. Aug 30, 1968. Both bur. Osyka Cemetery, Osyka, Pike County, MS.

21019 Cherry Wright Mixon – b. Mar 25, 1908, d. Nov 22, 1996, m. Charles J. Beysselance, b. Dec 21, 1896, d. Jun 27, 1957. Both bur. Osyka Cemetery, Osyka, Pike County, MS.

Census: 1940 East Baton Rouge, LA, Charles age 41, wife Cherry-32, children: Charles-8 Children:

21036 Charles J. Beysselance, Jr. - b. abt 1932

21020 Wallace Louis Mixon – b. Apr 17, 1913, d. Dec 2000, m. Clara Lea Rourke, b. May 5, 1917, d. Dec 1998. Both bur. Osyka Cemetery, Osyka, Pike County, MS. Children:

21022 Richard Wesley Mixon – b. Jul 1947, d. Jul 1947, bur. Osyka Cemetery, Osyka, Pike County, MS.

21021 Norah Mixon – b. abt 1917

21006 Elizabeth Mixon – b. abt 1875–

21007 Chester Mixon – b. abt 1877–

21008 Mary L. Mixon – b. abt 1879

21009 Winfred Benjamin Mixon - b. 1885, d. 1968, m. (1) Joesephine “Josie” Effee, b. 1890, d. 1920.  Both bur. Osyka Cemetery, Osyka, Pike County, MS.  Winfred m. (2) Mildred  Smith, b. Mar 13, 1903, d. 1983, bur. Osyka Cemetery, Osyka, Pike County, MS

Census:

1910 Police Jury Ward 6, Tangipahoa, LA, age 24 wife Josephine-19, children Eula L-1 living with brother Herbert Mixon-47 and wife Susie R-47

1920 Osyka, Pike, MS, age 34, wife Josie-29, children: Eulaie-10, Evlyn-8, Joseph-6, Benjamin-3

1930 Osyka, Pike, MS, age 45, wife Mildred-27, children: Eulalie-21, Evelyn-18, Jospeh-16, Benjamin-13, Madge-5, Vallerie-2

1940 Osyka, Pike, MS, age 54, wife Mildred-37, children: Madge-15, Valrie-12, Paul-7, James D-3

Children with Josie:

21023 Eulalie Mixon – b. abt 1909

21024 Evelyn Mixon – b. Aug18, 1911, d. May 17, 1973, m. Jesse Lee Slocum, b. Dec 19, 1903, d. Aug 24, 1954.  Both bur. Osyka Cemetery, Osyka, Pike County, MS.

21025 Joseph Mixon – b. abt 1914

21026 Winfred Benjamin Mixon, Jr. - b. Aug 26, 1916, d. Oct 23, 1973, m. Alyene Thomas, b. Dec 7, 1914, d. Jun 17, 2006.  Both bur. Osyka Cemetery, Osyka, Pike County, MS. Children:

21031 Pegggy D. Mixon

21032 Patsy D. Mixon

21034 Rody Mixon

21035 Dick Mixon

21036 Charles Mixon

Charles Mixon Children with Mildred:

21027 Madge Mixon – b. abt. 1925

21028 Valrie Mixon – b. abt 1928

21029 Paul Mixon – b. abt 1933

21030 James D. Mixon – b. abt 1937  

 

486 OBED MIXON, JR., OBED MIXON (471), GEORGE MIXON (468), WILLIAM MIXSON (5), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)

Obed Mixon, Jr., son of Obed and Levicy Sanders Mixon, was b. in Amite County, MS, Jun 5, 1817, d. Oct 4, 1903, bur. Carter-Mixon Cemetery, Glading, Amite County, MS. About 1837, he m. Falby Coffee Barksdale, b. 1818, d 1889.  

Census:

1850 Eastern District, St Helena, LA, age 33, wife Falby C-33, children: Elizabeth R-12, Matilda N-9, William-7, Abner-6, Malissa-3

1860 Amite, MS, age 43, wife Falby-43, children: William-18, Abner-16, Melissa-13, Obid-8, Cornelia-4, Lavisa-4, Viola-1

1870 Between Holmesville and Osyka R, Amite, MS, age 53, wife Falby-52, Obid F-18, Falba S-16, Cornelia E-14, Lavinia R-14, Viola A-11

1880 Beat 5, Amite, MS, age 63, wife Falby-62

Their Children:

515 Elizabeth Mixon - b. 1838

516 Matilda A. Mixon - b. 1840, m. Mar 25, 1  Z. L. Honea, Mar. 25, 1861

*517 William P. Mixon - b. May 27, 1842 d. Mar. 1, 1932867 to Amanda L. Easley, b. Jan. 7, 1852 d. Oct. 12, 1897. Both bur. Hollywood Cemetery, McComb, Pike County, MS.

*518 Abner J. Mixon - b. Jun 14, 1844, d. Jun. 8, 1926

*519 Malissa Lizabeth Mixon - b. Jul 20, 1847, d. Sep 13, 1934, m. Jesse McClendon, Jan. 29, 1867.

*520 Obed Fleming Mixon - b. 1852, d. Nov 2, 1934

*521 Falby Coffee Mixon - b. 1854, d. Aug 25, 1928, m. Henry G. Carter, Dec. 28, 1871

*522 Cornelia Eloise Mixon - b. Jun 10, 1855, d. Jun 28, 1915, m. Jan 15, 1873 to Christopher C. Cleveland, b. Jan 6, 1850, d. Jun 28, 1915.  Both bur. East Fork Cemetery, East Fork, Amite County, MS.

*523 Levina Rosaline Mixon - b. 1856 (Twin), Dec 9, 1876 to William E. Ferguson. Children:

*524 Viola A. Mixon - b. Jun 10, 1855(Twin), d. 1943, m. Pinky Bridges, Jan. 24, 1880.

 

522 CORNELIA ELOISE MIXON, OBED MIXON, JR. (486), OBED MIXON (471), GEORGE MIXON (468), WILLIAM MIXSON (5), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)  

Cornelia Eloise Mixon dau. of Obed and Falby Barksdale, was . Jun 10, 1855, d. Jun 28, 1915, m. Jan 15, 1873 to Christopher C. Cleveland, b. Jan 6, 1850, d. Jun 28, 1915.  Both bur. East Fork Cemetery, East Fork, Amite County, MS.  Children:

20844 Christopher Thomas Cleveland - b. Oct 13, 1882, d. Jan 11, 1974, bur. Lakeview Memorial Gardens, Longview, Gregg County, TX, m. Annie Gertrude Barron, b. Jan 30, 1887, d. Mar 29, 1918, bur. Barron Cemetery, Amite , County, MS. Children:

 20847 Lawrence Thomas Cleveland - b. Mar 14, 1905, d. Jul 7, 1948, m. Norma M. Simmons, b. Jun 26, 1908, d. May 2, 1974.  Both bur. Algoma Cemetery South and North, Marshall, Harrison County, TX

20848 Lester Lonnie Cleveland - b. Apr 3, 1906, d. Mar 6, 1998, m. Othella Sudie Richardson, b. Jun 28, 1910, d. Dec 17, 1991.  Both bur. Memory Park Cemetery, Longview, Harrison County, TX

20849 Annie Effie Cleveland - b. Sep 5, 1907, d. Aug 12, 1995, m. William Howeth Morgan, b. Dec 15, 1904, d. Jul 3, 1983.  Both bur. Grange Hall Cemetery, Marshall, Harrison County, TX.  Children:

20854 Dr.William C. Morgan – Jun 1, 1927, d. Jun 8, 2015, bur. Cremated, Ashes scattered, Specifically: per his request, scattered at White Rock Lake near his home in Dallas, m. Lettie ____

20855 Marion Howeth Morgan - b. Jul 13, 1933, d. Feb 20, 1988, bur. Grange Hall Cemetery, Marshall, Harrison County, TX.

20850 Addie E Lois Cleveland - b. Jan 17, 1909, d. Jan 24, 1916, , bur. Barron Cemetery, Amite , County, MS.

20851 Hazel Cleveland - b. Dec 30, 1910, d. Jul 4, 2004, m. Jewel Hosie Jones, b. Nov 4, 1902, d. Mar 17, 1993.  Both bur. Grange Hall Cemetery, Marshall, Harrison County, TX

20852 Willie Ruth Cleveland – b. Feb 2, 1920, d. Sep 29, 2012, m. Paul Campbell Hamilton, b. May 25, 1919, d. Mar 7, 2012 .  Both bur Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, San Antonio, Bexar County, TX

20853 Wilda Jewel Cleveland – b. May 2, 1923, d. ____, m. Billy R Draper, b. Feb. 21, 1927 d. Nov. 24, 1991.  Both bur. Lakeview Memorial Gardens, Longview, Gregg County, TX.  Children:  

20856 Fred Christopher "Chris" Draper - b. Apr. 11, 1950 d. Oct., 1981, . Lakeview Memorial Gardens, Longview, Gregg County, TX. 

20845 Julious Grover Cleveland - b. May 19, 1892 d. Feb. 1, 1939, bur. Grace Hill Cemetery, Longview, Gregg County, TX, m. Jessie Artyce Griffin, b. Jan 25, 1902, d. Dec 18, 2003.  Bur. Fairview Cemetery, Pecos, Reeves County, TX

20846 Elliot V. Cleveland – b. Jan 25, 1901, d. Aug 1964  

 

524 VIOLA A. MIXON, OBED MIXON, JR. (486), OBED MIXON (471), GEORGE MIXON (468), WILLIAM MIXSON (5), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)  

Viola A. Mixon dau. of Obed and Falby Barksdale, was b. 1858, m. Jan 14, 1880 to Pinkney Bridges, b. Oct. 9, 1895 d. Feb. 9, 1980, bur. Fellowship Missionary Baptist Cemetery, Spearsville, Union Parish, LA.

Note: Pinkney m. (2) Ella Crawford Dec 4, 1892. Viola may have died before this time.  All Pinkney’s children were with Ella.

Census:

1880 Beat 5, Amite, MS, Pinkney Bridges-19, wife Viola-21

1900 Meridian Ward 3, Lauderdale, MS, age 38, wife Ella  


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