Mixsonian

 THE MIXON-MIXSON FAMILY

1151 DANIEL IRVIN MIXON II, IRVIN MIXON (1022), NATHAN MIXON (985), JEHU MIXON (976), MICHA MIXON (701), JOHN MIXON IV (6), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)

Daniel Irvin Mixon, son of Irvin and Martha Sirmon Mixon, was b. in Conecuh County, Alabama, July 1854, d. in Phenix, Arizona, July 1, 1920. Listed with his parents in the 1860 census, Conecuh County, AL., and with his mother in the 1870 and the 1880 censuses of Caldwell Parish LA, his father having died before 1870. On Oct. 28, 1874 he m. in LA, Susan Emma Morgan - b. Jan. 31, 1855 in Talladega County, AL, died at Phoenix, AR, Dec 16, 1937. Both bur. Greenwood Memory Lawn Cemetery, Phoenix, Maricopa County, AZ.

1921 Phoenix, Arizona, City Directory, Irvin Mixon and S Emma

1932 El Paso, Texas, City Directory, Irvin Mixon and spouse Susan E

Census:

1910 Justice Precinct 1, Jeff Davis, TX, age 55, wife Susan E-54, children: Nelson I-18

Children:

7176 Eula Virginia Mixon - was b. Sep 1, 1875, d. Jun 24, 1960, m. 1894 to James Custer “Jim” Powell, b. Aug 5, 1858, d. Apr 5, 1950, a native of Ft. Davis, TX.  Both bur. Fairview Memorial Park, Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, TX,

Census:

1900 Justice Precinct 1, Jeff Davis, TX, age 41, wife Eula V-24, children Roy E-12, Thome M-9, Alice E-7, Lottie L-4, Susan M-2, Brother Thomas L Powell-36, brother in law Haynes V Mixon-22

1910 Justice Precinct 1, Jeff Davis, TX, age 52, wife Eula V-34, children: Raye E-21, Thomas M-18, Alice E-17, Lottie L-14, Marthia S-11, James C-9

1920 Justice Precinct 1, El Paso, TX, age 61, wife Eula V-43, children: Ray E-32, Lottie L-24, James C-18, William T-13

1930 El Paso, El Paso, TX, age 71, wife Eula-53

Children:  The first three were by James’ first wife Alice Letitia Virginia Morgan

20368 Roy E. Powell – b. May 27, 1988, d. Mar 26, 1966

20369 Thomas M. Powel – b. May 16, 1891, d. Jan 18, 1958

20370 Alice E. Powell – b. Mar 29, 1893, d. Feb 1990

Children by Elua Mixon:

7186 Charlotte Lottie Powell –b. Jul 25, 1895, d. Jun 20, 1985, m. William "Jack" Newman, b. Jul 16, 1894, d. Aug 8, 1968

7188 Susan Wertie Powell – b. May 9, 1898, d. Mar 1, 1990, m. Paul M. Evans, b. Jun 15, 1895, d. Nov 21, 1975

7187 James Custer Powell, Jr. - b. Mar 15, 1901, d. Jan 3, 1975, m. Mary M. McCormack

7189 William T. Powell - b. Nov 22, 1906, d. May 23, 1959, bur. Fort Bliss National Cemetery, El Paso, El Paso County, TX

7177 Haynes Volmer Mixon - b. May 29, 1878, d. July 8, 1957 at Phenix, Ariz. lie m. Donnah Smith (Sherrer), b. Aug. 9, 1883, d. Aug. 14, 1973, a widow. Both bur. Tempe Double Butte Cemetery, Tempe, AZ.

Census: 1900 Justice Precinct 1, Jeff Davis, Hanyes V age 22, brother in law living with James Powell-41and wife Eula V-24

1920 Heard, Maricopa, AZ, Haynes age 41, wife Donah-35, children: John-15

1930 Laveen, Maricopa, AZ, Haynes age 51, wife Donah-46, children: Haynes V-6, Anita F-6

1940 Maricopa, AZ, Haynes age 61, wife Donah-56, children: Anita F-16

Children:

*3892 John L. Mixon - b. abt 1885, minister, (adopted child) (See Vol. I) Son of his mother by a previous marriage, asked that his name be changed to Mixon from Sherrer.

7191 Haynes Vincent Mixon, Jr. - b. abt 1924

7190 Anita Mixon - b. Jul 28, 1923, d. Dec 21, 2014, m. Raymond Lee Iles, b. Sep 15, 1919, d. Aug 15, 2000. Both bur. Tempe Double Butte Cemetery, Tempe, Maricopa County, AZ

7178 Marion Vincent Mixon - b. Dec. 15, 1879, d.  Dec. 7, 1962 at Phoenix, Arizona, married a Bessie Smith, b. Aug. 3, 1881, d. Mar. 6, 1963  (sister to Donnah, wife of Haynes Volmer Mixon). Both bur. Tempe Double Butte Cemetery, Tempe, AZ. No children.

7179 Lizzie Vera Mixon -b. Feb 16, 1883, d. Sep 1984, m. Frederick C. “Fred” Purcell, b. Jul 6, 1881, d. Jan 3, 1955.  Both bur. Greenwood Memory Lawn Cemetery, Phoenix, Maricopa County, AZ.

Census:

1920 Phoenix, Maricopa, AZ, age 38, wife L Vera-36, children: Michael J-8, Lucile V-6, Emma Jean-5, Eula Dora-3, Elsie Mari-1

 1930 Phoenix, Maricopa, AZ, age 49, wife Vera L-47, children: Michael C-18, Lucile L-17, Emma J-15, Eula D-13, Elsie M-11

1940 Flagstaff, Coconino, AZ, age 58, wife Vera-57

Children:

7192 Michael Charles Purcell - b. Sep 6, 1911, d. Feb 26, 2012, m. Margaret Matson, b. 1911, d. 2008.  Both bur. Citizens Cemetery, Flagstaff, Coconino County, AZ.

7193 Lucille V. Purcell – b. Mar 22, 1913, d. May 5, 1994, m. Ray J. Bradshaw, b. Dec 25, 1911, d. Nov 9, 1986.  Both bur. bur. Greenwood Memory Lawn Cemetery, Phoenix, Maricopa County, AZ

7194 Emma Jean Purcell – b. Oct 14, 1914, d. Jan 29, 2008, m. Frank C. Butler, b. Mar 1, 1913, d. Aug 28, 1989. Both bur. Greenwood Memory Lawn Cemetery, Phoenix, Maricopa County, AZ

7195 Eula Purcell – b. abt 1917, d. bef 2008

7196 Elsie Purcell - b. abt 1919, d. bef 2008

(All children of Irvin Mixon, II, and wife Susan Emma Morgan Mixon, were born in La). The family moved from LA to Texas in late 1883, where children, other than those shown above, were born after 1883:

7180 Mattie Irene Mixon - b. July 2, 1885, d. May 24, 1926, married Harry Jones.

Census: 1910 Los Angeles Assembly District 74, Los Angeles, CA, age 30, wife Mattie-22, children: Helen-2

1920   Brawley, Imperial, CA, age 33, wife Mattie-33, children: Helen-12, Alice-8

Children:

7197 Helen Jones – b. abt 1908

7198 Alice Jones – b. abt 1912

7181 Bessie Mixon - b. 1887, d. same year.

7182 Nelson Irvin Mixon - b. Feb. 18, 1892, veteran of World War I., d. Oct. 17, 1981, m. Nov. 11, 1925 in Los Angeles, Cal., Dorothy Scholey Barter, born in New Brunswick, Canada, Jan. 17, 1907, d. Aug. 30, 1991. Both bur. Shafter Memorial Park, Shafter, CA. Children:

7199 Nelson Irvin Mixon, Jr. - b. Aug. 7, 1926 in Los Angeles, Cal., d. June 12, 1945 in the Philippines. He did not marry.  Bur. Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Philippines.

7200 John Davis Mixon - b. April 4, 1928 in Los Angeles, Cal., m. May 11, 1947, Iva June Bevins - b. June 26, 1929, in Texas. Children:

7201 Claudys June Mixon - b. Feb. 4, 1948

7202 David Irvin Mixon - b. Oct. 22, 1949

7203 Patrick Jeffry Mixon - b. Dec. 7, 1951

John David Mixon (divorced in 1964) m. (2) Martha Juanita Cleaver (a divorcee), June 16, 1965. She was b. Nov. 18, 1935. She had three children by her previous marriage, which were adopted by Mr. and Mrs. Mixon, in August 1968.

7204 Cheryl Janell Mixon - b. April 19, 1955

7205 Nancy Dianne Mixon - b. Jan. 6, 1957

7206 Kathy Mixon - b. April 26, 1962

7183 Donald Havin Mixon - b. Nov. 12, 1929 at Santa Anna, Cal., d. Sept. 10, 1967 (eight months before the birth of his second child). He m. (1) LaWanda Besser, Mar. 25, 1952. She was b. Aug. 29, 1932, divorced, 1959. No children.

He m. (2) Caroline Shaw (a widow), Aug. 23, 1961, who was b. Sept. 12, 1940. Children:

7207 Thea Vanessa Mixon - b. July 7, 1966

7208 Sean Havin Mixon (son) b. May 3, 1968

7184 Dorothy Ann Mixon - b. Oct. 17, 1932 in Los Angeles, Cal., m. Nov. 22, 1952 in Las Vegas, Nevada, Peet M. Hei, mechanic and welder - b. Aug. 18, 1927 at Morrow Bay, Cal., son of Nikolas and Katie Isaac Hei. Children:

7209 Steven Lee Hei - b. Jan. 3, 1954

7210 Janie Lynn Hei - b. Jan. 29, 1956

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