Mixsonian

 THE MIXON-MIXSON FAMILY

James Redding Mixon m. (2) Sep 5, 1888 in Nacogdoches TX to Mary Alice “Polly" Skeeters, b. 19 Oct 1858 in Limestone County, AL, d. Oct. 2, 1947, bur. Cushing Cemetery, Cushing, TX, dau. of Wesley Legg Skeeters (1829 - 1918) and Rutha Ann Tindall (1835 - 1915).  Their children:

§1243 Leila Mixon - b. Oct. 8, 1890 in Appleby, TX, d. Dec. 9, 1981 in Nacogdoches, TX, m. Mar. 30, 1910 to John Acree, b. Apr. 25, 1888 in Linn Flat, TX, d. Jan 21, 1971

1244 Ethel Mixon - b. Jul 24, 1892 at Appleby, TX, d. Dec. 25, 1956

1245 Lily Mixon -- b. Apr 17, 1895, d. Nov 19, 1974 Orange, Orange, TX, m. Joseph Murat Runnells, b. May 16, 1884, d. Sep 5, 1965. They had one child:

7166 Joseph M. Runnells, Jr. -- b. Oct 1, 1918, d. Jul 15, 1992, m. Mildred Inez Harter, b. Oct 27, 1923, d. Apr 29, 2007

1069 WILLIAM PRESTON MIXON, CHRISTOPHER C. MIXON (993), JEHU MIXON (976), MICHA MIXON (701), JOHN MIXON IV (6), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)

William Preston Mixon, son of Christopher C. and Sarah J. Hearon Mixon, was b. in Darlington District, SC, 1841, d. ____. About 1862, he m. Nancy C. Harris.Their children:

20108 Idella Pauline Mixon – b. Nov 14, 1861, d. Jul 18, 1866

1246 Helen Ophelia  Mixon,-b. 1864

1247 Mary Ann Mixon - b. 1866

1248 William Henry Mixon - b. abt 1871, d. ____, m. Florence Alberta Adams, b. May 16, 1875, d. Dec 18, 1912, dau. of  Samuel J. Adams (1846 - 1914) and Caroline E. King Adams (1854 - 1922), bur. Mount Hope Cemetery, Florence, Florence County, SC.

Census: 1900 Hartsville, Darlington SC, age 29, wife Florence A-24, children: Arthur P-5, Pierson C-1

1910 Florence Ward 3, Florence, SC, age 39, wife Florence A-35, children: Arthur P-15, Pierson C-11, Frank H-6

Children:

20103 Arthur P Mixon - b. 1895 –

20104 Carlyle Pearson Mixon - b. 1899 , d. Oct 10, 1952

20105 Frank H. Mixon - b. 1905 – 

§1249 Eliza Jane Mixon - b. June 2, 1872. d. Aug. 4, 1959

§1250 Valerie Amanda Mixon – b. Oct 25, 1874, d. Nov 2, 1937

20106 Little Harris Mixon – b. Oct 13, 1880, d. Oct 25, 1880

§20107 Elizabeth Carrie Mixon – b. Nov 7, 1881, d. Apr 19, 1968

 

1073 ZIMMERMAN RUFUS MIXON, CHRISTOPHER C. MIXON (993), JEHU MIXON (976), MICHA MIXON (701), JOHN MIXON IV (6), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)

Zimmerman Rufus Mixon, s. of Christopher C. and Sarah Hearon Mixon, was b. Dec 17, 1850  in Darlington County, SC, d. May 4, 1905  About 1874, he m. Charlotte H. Grantham, b. 1857, d. May 10, 1889

Census:

1880 Cypress, Darlington, SC, age 39, wife Nancy H-39, children: Helen A-16, Mary A-14, William H-9, Eliza G-7, Almanda V-5, Elizabeth C-1

1900 Lee, Williamsburg, SC, age 59, wife Nancy H-59, children: Mary A-33

1910 Hartsville Ward 4, Darlington, SC, widow Prudy-45, children: Verlie E-17, Zada-14, Tommy E-12, Johnny E-8, Mahala Z-5

1920 Hartsville, Darlington, SC, widow Prudy-55, children: John-18, Mahala-14

Their children:

1251 Ola L. Mixon - b. 1876

1252 Millbry F. Mixon - b. 1878

21520 Elihew W "Lide" Mixon – b. Apr 28, 1882, d. Jan 16, 1961, m. Leda Florence Tyner, b. Sep 7, 1882, d. May 10, 1955. Both bur. Magnolia Cemetery, Hartsville, Darlington County, SC.

Census: 1900 Hartsville, Darlington, SC, Lide age 18, wife Florence-22, children: Bell-2

1910 Stokes Bridge, Lee, SC, Lide age 31, wife Florence-29, children: Belle-12, Charlotte-10, Sally-6

1920 Alligator, Chesterfield, SC, Elihu-38, wife Ledia F-39, children: Marie C-19, Sallie-14, Helen G-12, Binnie L-7

1930 Hartsville, Darlington, SC, Lide age 48, wife Florence-48, children: Helen-21, Zinnie Lee-15, also listed Sam Mixon-48

Children:

21521 Julia Bell Mixon – b. May 17, 1898, d. Nov 6, 1985, m. James Maulty 'Mortimer' McLaughlin, b. Dec 16, 1893, d. Oct 8, 1957.  Children:

21526 Carl McLaughlin – b. 1917, d. 1917

21527 James Eratus McLaughlin – b. Oct 10, 1922, d. Feb 18, 1941

21528 Florence Lydia McLaughlin – b. Dec 3, 1929, Feb 28, 2011, m. William 'Bill' Johnson, b. Feb 19, 1927, d. Dec 4, 2007. Children:

21529 Billy Malcolm Johnson – b. Jul 15, 1947, d. Jun 21, 1991

21522 Marie Charlotte Mixon – b. abt 1901–

21523 Sally Mixon – b. Jun 21, 1905, Oct 22, 1986, m. Clemuel Thomas McElveen, b. Aug 23, 1903, d. Jul 12, 1972. Both bur. Magnolia Cemetery, Hartsville, Darlington County, SC. Children:

21530 Thomas Lide McElveen – b. Nov 23, 1923, d. Sep 1, 1991, m. Marilyn Miller Blackwell, b. Jan 7, 1926, d. Apr 13, 2007

21531 Carlyle H. McElveen – b. Oct 23, 1925, d. Jul 11, 1992

21524 Helen Louise Mixon – b. Oct 18, 1908, Feb 11, 1997, m. Hill Fleetwood Gandy, b. Jan 1, 1906, d. Jan 21, 1984, bur. Black Creek Cemetery, Dovesville, Darlington County, SC

21525 Zennie Lee Mixon – b. Apr 20, 1913, d. Oct 24, 1985, m. Levan Belton Clark, b. Apr 28, 1882, d. Jan 16, 1961.  Both bur. Magnolia Cemetery, Hartsville, Darlington County, SC

20109 Christopher C Mixon – b. Jan 4, 1887, d. Mar 23, 1888

Zimmeran m. (2) Sep 29, 1889 to Prudence Adaline “Prudy” Beasley, b. 1864, d. Apr 17, 1926, bur. Magnolia Cemetery,, Hartsville, Darlington County, SC. Children:

20110 Pearl M. Mixon - b. Sep 1890, d. Feb 2, 1966was b. Sep 1890, d. Feb 2, 1966, m. Burrell T Lewis, b. Dec 11, 1894, d. Aug 29, 1953, m. (2) William M. Steen, b. abt 1887, d. 1917. 

Census: 1910 Hartsville Ward 4, Darlington, SC, William Steen age 23, wife Pearl-19, children: Carson W-1, Baby-2mo

 1920 Hartsville, Darlington, SC, widow Pearl-29, children: Carson-12, James-10

Children with William Steen:

20337 Carson William Steen – b. Dec 25, 1907, d. Apr 4, 1987

20338 James Lesly Steen – b. Nov 29, 1909, d. Jan 1, 1956, m. Emily Louise Gardner, b. Apr 21, 1915, d. Feb 15, 2004

20118 Verly E Mixon -- b. Aug 7, 1893, d. Dec 22, 1988, (dau), m. Jesse C. Brown, b. Jun 24, 1884, d. Aug 6, 1932.

Census: 1930 Hartsville, Darlington, SC, age 46, wife Verlie-36, children: Alfred-12, Dorothy-10, Catherine-5 Both bur. Magnolia Cemetery, Hartsville, Darlington County, SC. 

Children:

20339 Alfred Vennison Brown – b. Jun 18, 1918, d. Jan 27, 1995, m. Sarah Grantham, b. Nov 11, 1920, d. Nov 24, 2014.  Both bur. Magnolia Cemetery, Hartsville, Darlington County, SC. 

20340 Dorothy Brown – b. abt 1920 20341 Catherine Brown – b. abt 1925

20111 Zada Belle Mixon - - b. Dec 10, 1895, d. Feb 20, 1989 (dau), m. Priestly George Mims, b. Jan 31, 1884, d. Aug 5, 1954.  Both bur. Lamar Cemetery, Lamar, Darlington County, SC.  Children:

20342 Marguerite Frances Mims – b. Oct 26, 1917, d. Apr 28, 2001, m. Dudley Marcellus Clements, b. Nov 3, 1907, d. Sep 26, 1963. Both bur. Lamar Cemetery, Lamar, Darlington County, SC. 

20112 John Burrell Mixon - b. Nov 21, 1901, d. Apr 1983, m. Louise Woodham, b. Jun 18, 1905, d. Mar 27, 1995.  Both bur. Magnolia Cemetery, Hartsville, Darlington County, SC.

Census: 1930 Hartsville, Darlington, SC, age 27, wife Louise-24, children: John-6, Sara F-4, Jacke E-3

1940 Hartsville, Darlington, SC, age 38, wife Louise-30, children: John-16, Sarah-14, Jack-13, Peggy J-5

Children:

20113 John Burrell Mixon Jr. - b. Oct, 15, 1923, d. Feb 7, 2006, m. Geraldine Burke, b. Aug 14, 1924, d. Apr 21, 1971.  Both bur. Magnolia Cemetery, Hartsville, Darlington County, SC.  Children: 

20114 Jack Patrick Mixon – b. Aug 21, 1952, d. Jan 24, 1953, bur. Magnolia Cemetery, Hartsville, Darlington County, SC. 

20115 Sarah Frances Mixon - b. Sep 6, 1925, d. Sep 28, 1998, m. ____ Sissie

20116 Jack Early Mixon - b. Mar 5, 1927, d. Aug 20, 1990

20504 Peggy J. Mixon – b. abt 1935

20117 Mahalia Mixon –b. Apr 19, 1905, d. Apre 14, 1991, m. Leland Jerome Smith, b. Aug 12, 1902, d. Feb 3, 1977.

Census: 1930 Hartsville, Darlington, SC, age 28, wife Mahila-25, children: Leland J-6mo

1940 Greer, Greenville, SC, age 37, wife Mahalia-34, children: Leland-10, Jerry W-8

Children:

20343 Leland Jerome Smith Jr. - b. Sep 30, 1929, d. Jun 24, 1973, bur. Wood Memorial Park, Duncan, Spartanburg County, SC

20344 Jerry Walker Smith – b. Oct 21, 1931, d. Oct 22, 1982, m. Mary Kathryn Sloan, b. Oct 9, 1933.  Both bur. Zion Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, Spartanburg County, SC

 

1075 JOHN SIMPSON MIXON, CHRISTOPHER C. MIXON (993), JEHU MIXON (976), MICHA MIXON (701), JOHN MIXON IV (6), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)

John Simpson Mixon, s. of Christopher C. and Sarah Hearon Mixon, was b. in 1857 in Darlington County, SC About 1878 he m. A. Grantham, b. abt 1853. d. Aug 1, 1896. 

Census:

1880 Stokes Bridge, Darlington, SC, age 23, wife Sarah A-27, children: Henry F-1mo

1900 Stokes Bridge, Darlington, SC, age 40 children: Henry F-20, J Samuel-18, D Zona-15

1910 Lydia, Darlington, SC, age 52, at the home of his dau. Zona & Burgess Allen Grantham

Their children:

1253 Henry F. Mixon - b. 1880

20119 Joseph Samuel Mixon – b. Jun 15, 1882, d. Aug 5, 1940

§20120 D. Zonnie Mixon – b. Sep 3, 1884, d. Sep 25, 1972

 

20120 D. ZONNIE MIXON, JOHN SIMPSON MIXON (1075), CHRISTOPHER C. MIXON (993), JEHU MIXON (976), MICHA MIXON (701), JOHN MIXON IV (6), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)

 

D. Zonnie “Queen” Mixon, dau. of John and Sarah Heron Mixon, was b. Sep 3, 1884, d. Sep 25, 1972, m. Burgess Allen Grantham, b. May 10, 1879, d. Aug 23, 1961.  Both bur. Savannah Advent Church Cemetery , Bishopville, Lee County, SC.

Census:

1910 Lydia, Darlington, SC, age 30, wife Zone-25, children: Gladys-6, Flossie-2 and father Simpson Mixon-52

1920 Burnt Branch, Darlington, SC, age 41, wife Zonie-36, children: Gladis-16, Flossie B-12, Bertha B-9, Burshie B-9, Ealton-5, Ethel-5, Alia-2, Ilena-2

1930 Kellytown, Darlington, SC, age 51, wife Zona-46, children: Gladys-26, Flossie-22, Birch-19, Etherian-15, Ethel-15, Aline-13, Ilene-13, Thelbert-10

1940 Stokes Bridge, Lee, SC, age 61, wife Zonie-55, children: Gladys-36, Hossie-32, Burch-27, Ethan-25, Ethel-25, Eileen-22, Thelbert-20

Children:

20345 Tillie Grantham - b. Mar 3, 1901, d. Sep 8, 1902

20346 Janie Grantham - b. Jul 26, 1902, d. Jul 10, 1903

20347 Gladys Z. Grantham - b. Oct 5, 1903, d. Jul 10, 1987

20348 Arthur Grantham - b. Oct 29, 1906, d. Aug 14, 1907

20349 Flossie Marie Grantham - b. Nov 5, 1907, d. Jul 31, 1988

20350 Bertha B. Grantham - b. Apr 18, 1911, Mar 5, 1996, m. Wheeler Weldon McLendon, b. May 4, 1905, d. Mar 13, 1987.  Both bur. Savannah Advent Church Cemetery , Bishopville, Lee County, SC.  Children:

20351 Wheeler Weldon "Toby" McLendon - b. Jul 10, 1930, d. Jan 31, 1996, m. Margaret Smith, b. Jan. 1, 1936.  Both bur. Savannah Advent Church Cemetery , Bishopville, Lee County, SC. 

20352 Robert Burgess McLendon - b. Sep 5, 1931, d. Mar 17, 2004, m. Sarah Middleton, b. Apr 7, 1933, d. Feb 14, 2008.  Both bur. Savannah Advent Church Cemetery , Bishopville, Lee County, SC. 

20353 Leo Z. McLendon - b. Mar 1, 1933, d. Oct 3, 1957, bur. Savannah Advent Church Cemetery , Bishopville, Lee County, SC. 

20354 Carol “Buddy” McLendon - b. Apr 2, 1935, d. Jul 4, 2008, bur. Savannah Advent Church Cemetery , Bishopville, Lee County, SC. 

20355 Carolyn McLendon - b. Apr 2, 1935 (twin to brother Carol)

20356 Burch B. Grantham - b. Apr 18, 1911, Dec 28. 1985, bur. Savannah Advent Church Cemetery , Bishopville, Lee County, SC

20357 Ethel Alice Grantham - b. Nov 23, 1914, d. Jul 17, 2006, bur. Savannah Advent Church Cemetery , Bishopville, Lee County, SC

20358 Ethen Grantham - b. Nov 23, 1914, Jul 11, 1943, bur. Manila American Cemetery and Memorial,
Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines

20359 Elieen Grantham – b. Jun 26, 1917, d. Dec 7, 2006, m. William Kermit Privette, b. Aug 21, 1908, d. Jul 27, 1983.  Both bur. Hebron United Methodist Church Cemetery, Bishopville, Lee County, SC

20360 Thelbert Grantham - b. Feb 6, 1920, d. Oct 31, 2004, m. Nov 20, 1948 to Lou Beth Kelly, b. May 25, 1927.  Both bur. Savannah Advent Church Cemetery , Bishopville, Lee County, SC. 

 

 

1080 SIMEON L. MIXON, MILLBY MIXON (995), JEHU MIXON (976), MICHA MIXON (701), JOHN MIXON IV (6), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)

Simeon L. Mixon, s. of Millby and Martha S. Mixon, was b. 1834 in Darlington County, SC, died with measles in the Confederate Army, Seventh (Nelson's) Battalion, Infantry (Enfield Rifles) Mi-R, Feb 10, 1862, he m. Oct 31, 1858 to Mellison Adella King, b. 1840, d. 1880. Both their children were b. in Kershaw County where Mr. Mixon owned lands. 

Census:

1860 Division 4, Kershaw, SC, age 25, wife M-23, children: M-3mo, also living with them was his brother  J S-22, his wife Julia-21 and child M-3mo and Edward King-14, Jas King-13

Their children:

1254 Orlando Mixon - b. 1860 (3 mo.12 days old at time of census)

*1255 Simeon Lorenzo Mixon - b. Nov. 6, 1861

1081 JOHN S. MIXON, MILLBY MIXON (995), JEHU MIXON (976), MICHA MIXON (701), JOHN MIXON IV (6), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)

John S. Mixon, s. of Millby and Martha Scarborough Mixon, was b. in Darlington County, SC, 1836. A Confederate soldier, 7 Batt'n (Enfield Rifles), South Carolina Infantry (Nelson's Batt'n.), he was killed in the Battle of Drewry's Bluff, May 21, 1864. . He also lived in Kershaw County, SC, where he had bought lands from his older brother, Simeon. About 1860, he m. Julia  King (probably a sister to brother Simeon's wife, Mellison King).

Census:

1860 Division 4, Kershaw, SC, age 22, wife Julia-21 also living with them was his brother L S-25, his wife M-23 and child M-3mo and Edward King-14, Jas King-13

1900 Stokes Bridge, Darlington, SC, age 58, children: Elizabeth L-26, Harriet G-24, grand s. S Ross Mixon-2

Note: 1900 census lists dau. Elizabeth, b. Aug 1873 and Harriet , b. Jul 1875, being born after John died so may not be the same Julia..  There is a record of Julia King marring a John Mixon in 1873 so this could not be the same John S. who died in the civil war .

Their children:

1256 Elizabeth Mixon - b. 1861

1257 Hattie Mixon - b. 1864

(C.C. Mixon, an uncle of Darlington County, was appointed administrator for the estates of Simeon L. and John Mixon).


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