Mixsonian

 THE MIXON-MIXSON FAMILY

563 WILLIAM B. MIXON, ABNER J. MIXON (518), 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)

William B. Mixon, congressman, son of Abner J. and Evaline C. Easley Mixon, was b. in Amite County, MS, 1867, d. ____. CA. 1890 he m. Mabel F. Craven, b. Oct. 7, 1866, d. Sep. 28, 1962. Both bur. Hollywood Cemetery, McComb, MS .

Article in The Times-Picayune, New Orleans, LA, Mon, Aug 20, 1900 - Page 10

Prominent Mississippians  

The subject of this sketch, Hon. W. B Mixon, one of Mississippi’s noblest sons, is a native of Amite county, Miss., and was educated at the public schools and at Gillsburg and Mississippi College at Clinton, and graduated in law at the Columbian University of Washington, D.C.  Leaving school, he taught for four years and became county superintendent of education for Pike county, and then elected principal of Graded School of McComb City, hoding that position for two years, and during the while rad law and commenced the practice.  By close attention the built himself up and is considered one of the leading attorneys of the Pike county bar.  He married Miss Mabel Craden, of Pike county, and has only one son.  By religion he is a Baptist, is a Mason, an Elk, A K. of P. and a Woodman of the World.   In 1805 he wa elected to represent his district in the state senate and served with distinction for four years.

Census:

1900 McComb, Pike,MS, age 33, wife Mable-33, children: George-9

1910 McComb Ward 2, Pike, MS, age 43, wife Mable-43, children: George-19

1920 McComb Ward 2, Pike, MS, age 53, wife Mabel-53

1930 McComb, Pike, MS, age 63, wife Mabel-63

Their children:

611 George Bishop Mixon - b. Mar. 16, 1891, d. Apr. 8, 1925, bur. Hollywood Cemetery, McComb, MS

612 John Mixon - b. 1902, census records of 1910, 1920 do not show a son John.

 

564 OBED F. MIXON, ABNER J. MIXON (518), 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)

Obed F. Mixon, son of Abner J. and Evaline C. Easley Mixon, was b. in Amite County, MS, 1869, b. Sep 21, 1870, d. Dec 7, 1949.  About 1890 he m. Alice Andrews, b. Jul 2, 1876, d. Apr 4, 1955. Both bur. Hollywood Cemetery, McComb, Pike County, MS.

Census:

1910 McComb Ward 2, Pike, MS, age 39, wife Alice-34, children: Bernard-10, Elwin-8

1920 McComb Ward 2, Pike, MS, age 48, wife Alice-42, children: Bernard-20, Elwin-17

Children:

613 George Mixon - b. 1895

614 Daughter - b. ca. 1897

*4438 William Bernard Mixon - b. Oct 24, 1899, d. Apr 27, 1959

Mr. Mixon was a retired railroad engineer at the time of his death.

567 JOSEPH ALLEN MIXON, ABNER J. MIXON (518), 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)

Joseph Allen Mixon, son of Abner J. and Marguerite Crawford Mixon, wasb. in Amite County, MS, Aug 9, 1882, d. Apr 3, 1941. About 1910, he m. Luda Smith, b. Nov 18, 1883, d. Oct 6, 1966.  Both bur. Hollywood Cemetery, McComb, Pike County, MS. Census:

1920 Brookhaven, Lincoln, MS, age 36, wife Luca E-35, children: Elwood L-15

1930 McComb, Pike, MS, age 47, listed as roomer living with Hattie Basher-71

1940 McComb, Pike, MS, age 57, wife Lula I-56

Their children:

615 William Edward Mixon - b. Oct 17, 1904, d. Sep 16, 1987, m. Jun 4, 1930 to  Ella Quin Alford, b. Apr 13, 1906, d. Feb 7, 1991. Both bur. Hollywood Cemetery, McComb, Pike County, MS

20717 Marian Alford Mixon – b. unk, m. ____ Houk

 

568 ALBERT MIXON, ABNER J. MIXON (518), 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)  

Albert Mixon, son of Abner J. and Marguerite Crawford Mixon, was b. in Amite County, MS, b. Jan 23, 1886 d. Dec 8, 1951, m. Sue Williams, b. Aug 21, 1891 d. Jul 9, 1961, both bur. Hurricane Creek Cemetery, Marion County, MS.

Census:

1910 McComb Ward 3, Pike, MS, age 22, wife Susie-18

1930 Columbia, Marion, MS, age 45, wife Sue L-38, children: Dorthy-2

Children:

20716 Dorthy Mixon – b. abt 1928



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