Mixsonian

 THE MIXON-MIXSON FAMILY

1015 WESLEY MUNSON MIXON, SAMUEL MIXON (984), MICHA MIXON (701), JOHN MIXON IV (6), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)

Wesley Munson Mixon, physician, s. of Samuel and Clarissa Stone Mixon, was b. in Lincoln County, TN in 1815, d. before 1880 in Marianna, Lee County, AR. He m. (1) Sarah Owen of Lowndes County, MS. May 14, 1846. She was b. Oct. 11, 1815 d. Mar. 1, 1874, bur. Cedar Heights Cemetery, Marianna, AR.  Their horse was in Tippah County, Miss, where they are shown in 1850 and 1860 censuses. Mrs. Mixon had died probably by the time the family moved to Arkansas after the Civil War.

Census:

1850 Division 3, Tippah, MS, age 34, wife Sarah H-19, children: Frank A-3, Henry-1

1860 Northern Division, Tippah, MS, age 44, wife Sarah-30, children: Frank-13, Henry-11, Willie-4, Ella-8

1870 Richland, Phillips, AR, age 35, wife Frances-32, children: Henry S-21, William-13, Ada-4, Lee-2

1880 Richland, Lee, AR, widow Fanney-40, children: Adah-12, Lee-10, Hugh-7, Hopson-17, H. S-31

Children:

1108 Frank Mixon - b. 1848, d. ____, bur. Cedar Heights Cemetery, Marianna, AR

1109 Henry Sloane Mixon - b. 1849, d. at Marianna, AR. 1929. d. Jan 31, 1929  (he later married and moved to Marianna, AR)

1110 Ella Mixon -b. 1852

1111 William Mixon - b. 1856, d. 1920 in Atchison, KA . He had married, and had one son and one daughter.

*1112 Hobson Owen Mixon - b. ca. 1865, d. 1915 at Marianna, AR.

He married (2) Mrs. Frances ("Fanny") Elizabeth Keeble, abt 1837, a widow, and she is listed as head of the household in the 1880 census, Lee County, AR. Children

1273 Ada Mixon - b. 1867, d. 1949, bur. Cedar Heights Cemetery, Marianna, AR, d Did not marry. For some years she held a secretarial position in Washington, D.C., and in the early 1930's she spent a lot of time, effort, and money on Mixon family research (particularly on her forefather, Samuel Mixon's lines) and made a trip to England and had further research work done. She visited Chatham, Kent County, England where one Mixon family lived in1650. She compiled a booklet on her findings, which is on file in the Congressional Library in Washington, D.C. Her information is the chief source of that given herein on her forefather, Samuel Mixon. Some census records have been drawn on also.

*1274 Robert Lee Mixon - b. Oct 7, 1868, d. Jun 16, 1934

*1275 Hugh Ivy Mixon - b. Nov. 19, 1872, d. Jun. 19, 1941, lived at Marianna, AR

With Mrs. Mixon, 1880, Henry Mixon and Hobson Mixon are listed "Stepchildren".

 

1112 HOBSON OWEN MIXON, WESLEY MUNSON MIXON (1015), SAMUEL MIXON (984), MICHA MIXON (701), JOHN MIXON IV (6), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)  

Hobson Owen Mixon, s. of Dr. W. N. Mixon and wife, Frances E. Keeble Mixon, was b. ca. 1865, d. Sep 22, 1917 at Marianna, AR, bur. Cedar Heights Cemetery, Marianna, Lee County, AR. He was a farmer.  He m. (1)  Dec 29, 1909 to Rena Bell Horton, b. Sep 20, 1892, d. Jun 5, 1959,  m. (2) Frances Elizabth Keeble, b. Jan 22, 1837, d. Dec 12, 1914, bur. Cedar Heights Cemetery, Marianna, Lee County, AR. 

Census: 1910 Richland, Lee, AR, age 48, wife Rena M-18

Children by Rena:

20500 Ora Lee Mixon – b. abt 1913

20501 Ozella Owen Mixon – b. Jan 30, 1915, d. Mar 13, 1992

 

1274 ROBERT LEE MIXON, WESLEY MUNSON MIXON (1015), SAMUEL MIXON (984), MICHA MIXON (701), JOHN MIXON IV (6), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)

 

Robert Lee Mixon, s. of Dr. W. N. Mixon and wife, Frances E. Keeble Mixon, was Oct 7, 1868, d. Jun 16, 1934, m. May 30, 1894 to Carra L. Robinson, b. Jan 19, 1871, d. Dec 25, 1946.  Both bur. Cedar Heights Cemetery, Mariann, Lee County, AR. 

Census:

1900 Independence, Lee, AR, age 31, wife Carrie-29, children: Robert L-5, Mary F-4, Andrew H-2, mother Frances E-61

1910 Marianna Ward 1, Lee, AR, age 42, wife Carra-29, children: Robert L-15, May F-14, Andrew-12, Paul-8, Hal-5, Gordon-2, mother: Frances E-72

1920 Marianna Ward 1, Lee, AR, age 51, wife Carra-28, children: Robert L-24, Andrew-21, Paul-18, Hal-14, Gordon-11, Cara Wood-8

1930 Marianna, Lee, AR, age 63, wife: Carra L-58, children: Paul W-29, Hal B-25, Alfred G-21, Carra W-19, grand dau. Katherine-25, Andrew H-32, Mary Caroline-6

1940 Marianna, Lee, AR, widow Carrie Lee-69, children: Robert L-45, granddau. Mary C Mixon-16 

Children:

18129 Robert Lee Mixon, Jr. - b. Jan 30, 1895, d. Mar 7, 1954, bur. Cedar Heights Cemetery, Marianna, AR

18702 Mary Frances Mixon - b. Mar 1, 1896, d. Mar 20, 1966, m. Robert Smith McClintock, b. Sep 8, 1891, d. Sep 9, 1962, s. of  William Samuel McClintock (1863 - 1934) and Eliza Laura Maclin (1868 - 1945).  Both bur. Cedar Heights Cemetery, Marianna, Lee County, AR

18703 Andrew H. Mixon - b. Jan 17, 1898, d. Apr 23, 1949, m. (1) May 1922 to Martha Russ, b. Jan 25, 1904.

Census: 1940 Marianna, Lee, AR, age 42, wife Christine V-35, children: Virginia Joy-13

Children:

18704 Mary Carolyn Mixon - b. abt 1924

18705 Andrew Hamilton Mixon, Jr. – b. May 25, 1925, Dec 2, 1969, Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, Los Angeles County, CA

18707 Virginia Joy Mixon – b. Oct 28, 1926, d. Sep 11, 2000, m. Julius Terry Fant, b. Oct 11, 1921, d. Oct 16, 1989, bur. Marianna Memorial Park Cemetery, Marianna, Lee County, AR. 

Andrew m. (2) Christine Vail, b. Feb 2, 1904, d. Nov 15, 1945, Both bur. Cedar Heights Cemetery, Marianna, AR. 

18708 William Paul Mixon - b. Aug 14, 1901, Mar 15, 1972, bur. Cedar Heights Cemetery, Marianna, AR, m. Catherine Cotter, b. Mar 18, 1905, d. Jun 12, 1982, dau. of Arthur and Sara Newbern Cotter.   

Census: 1940 Marianna, Lee, AR, age 38, wife Catherine C-35, children: Cotter-8, Paula-2, at the home of mother in law Sallie N Cotter-59 

Children:

18709 Robert Cotter Mixon – b. Jul 29, 1931, d. Feb 28, 2008,

20502 Paula Mixon – b. abt 1938

18710 Hal Byrum Mixon - b. Feb 4, 1905, Jun 17, 1957, bur. Cedar Heights Cemetery, Marianna, AR, m. May 14, 1935 to Louise Cotter, b. Mar 23, 1914, d. Jul 29, 1991, dau. of Arthur and Sarah N Cotter

Census:  1940 Marianna, Lee, AR, age 35, wife Louise C-26, children: Arthur L-3

Children:

20503 Arthur L. Mixon – b. abt 1936

18711 Alfred Gordon Mixon - b. May 15, 1908, Jun 11, 1943, bur. Maple Hill Cemetery, Helena, Phillips County, AR

18712 Carra Wood Mixon - b. Jan 8, 1911, Mar 25, 1996, m. John Dupree Eldridge, Jr., b. Mar 3, 1909, Sep 25, 2002.  Both bur. Eldridge Cemetery, Woodruff County, AR

1275 HUGH IVY MIXON, WESLEY MUNSON MIXON (1015), SAMUEL MIXON (984), MICHA MIXON (701), JOHN MIXON IV (6), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)

Hugh Ivy Mixon, s. of Dr. W. N. Mixon and wife, Frances E. Keeble Mixon, was b. Nov. 12, 1872 at Searcy, Ark., d. June 14, 1943 at Marianna. He was a banker and had served his local bank over 40 years as cashier. He m.Feb 24, 1899 to Lida Mae Clarke at Brownsville, Tenn. - b. Dec. 1, 1873, d. Nov. 4, 1950. Both bur. Cedar Heights Cemetery, Marianna, AR.

Census:

1910 Marianna Ward 2, Lee, AR, age 37, wife Lyda May-34, children: Hugh C-10, Hattie May-7, Pauline-2

1920 Los Angeles Assembly District 64, Los Angeles, CA, Mrs T Mixon-39, children: Hattie-17. Pauline-11, Hugh-20 (Husband Hugh not listed)

1930 Marianna, Lee, AR, age 57, listed as married, no wife or children listed 1940 Marianna, Lee, AR, age 67, listed as married, loger living with Allen Robinson-41

All following children were born at Marianna, AR:

7084 Hattie Mae Mixon - b. Aug. 22, 1892, did not marry.

7085 Pauline Mixon - b. Sept. 30, 1895, m. C. Howard Duncan, 1945.

7086 Hugh Clarke Mixon - b. Dec. 6, 1899, d. Feb. 10, 1976, educated at Vanderbilt and Stanford, E. M. degree, 1924. He has served Lee County as it's treasurer for many years. On Aug. 10, 1927, he m. at Forrest City, Ark., Virginia Newborn , b. Jul. 12, 1904, d. Jul. 31, 1984, dau. of George Fierce and Lucy Hardaway Newborn of Bolivar, Tenn. Virginia is a 1926 graduate of Galloway College. Both bur. Cedar Heights Cemetery, Marianna, AR.

Census: 1930 Marianna, Lee, AR, age 30, wife Virginia-25, children: Kitty-1, Hugh C-2mo

Their children (all b. in Memphis, Tenn.):

7087 Catherine Lena Mixon - b. Aug. 24, 1929, m. H. H. Schneider, 1959.

7088 Hugh Clarke Mixon, Jr. - b . Feb. 17, 1931, m. Louise Lambert, 1952, Children:

7090 Hugh Clarke Mixon III

7091 Lou Lambert Mixon

7092 George Scott Mixon

7089 Elizabeth Joy Mixon, b, Nov. 10, 1932 m. Ronald W. Cole, 1954. Children:

7093 Ronald William Cole III

16539 Catherine Marie Cole


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