Mixsonian

 THE MIXON-MIXSON FAMILY

2082 THOMAS DANIEL ASBURY MIXON, JOHN MIXON (2062), SAMUEL MIXON (705), JOHN MIXON IV (6), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)

Thomas Daniel Asbury Mixon, s. of John and Martha Windham Mixon, was b. in Darlington District, SC, 1815, d.. Jun 7, 1904, the marriage records of Henry County, AL show a license grant to "Rasberry" Mixon and Lucinda Grantham. The 1860 census records Thomas D., wife Elizabeth and Julia A. age 15. in of Choctaw County, AL, where he had some land grants in the 1850's. The 1870 Census, Beat 4, Neshoba, Mississippi shows household with Mixon’s Zelphia L. age 53, Thomas A. age 18, Ida E. age 16, Edward F. age 14, Willie F. age 7 and Martha Minnie age 75 (probably his mother).  The 1880 Census Livingston, Madison, Mississippi shows Thomas age 66, Zilpha age 62.   He shows up in Henry County, AL also during the 1850's when he witnesses one or two deeds on behalf of one of his brothers. His wife is listed in that census as Elizabeth. She could have been "Elizabeth Lucinda" or else have been the second wife. From information sent in by Mrs. Julian B. Neel of Thomasville, Ga., he m. Zelpa (Zelphia L. in 1970 census)  Lucinda Ann Grantham, Henry County, Ala., Nov. 25, 1835. There must have been more children other than listed below.  Since the 1860 census listed wife as Elizabeth and the 1870 census as Zelphia the following children are probably with Elizabeth .

Census:

1860 Townships 9, 10, 11, and 12, Choctaw, AL, Thomas age 45, wife Elizabeth-40, children: Julia-15

1870 Beat 4, Neshoba, MS, Thomas age 55, wife Zelphia L-53, children: Thomas-18, Ida E-16, Edward F-14, Willie T-7

1880 Livingston, Madison, MS, Thomas age 66, ife Zilpha-62

Children:

2137 Julia Mixon - b. ca.1845 (age 15 in 1860 census)

*3393 Elijah Bird Mixon - b. ca.1845

9167 Thomas Asbury Mixon, Jr. – b. ca. 1852

9164 Ida E. Mixon - b. Nov 7, 1853, d. Sep 9, 1919, m. Warren David Kilby at Mobile, AL, b. Aug 28, 1854, d. Jun 3, 1937.  Both bur. Elam Cemetery, Mobile County, AL Chldren:

9169 Ethel Gladys Kilby, m. Joseph Kirkland Brown. Children:

9170 Joseph Kirkland Brown, Jr.

9171 Phyllis Kilby Brown

9172 Phoebe Loch Brown, m. Julian Blackburn Neel.

18467 Edward F. Mixon – b. ca. 1856

9165 George B. Mixon

9166 Martha Jane Mixon - b. Sep 1, 1837, d. Sep 1, 1915 m. David R. Hearn, b. Feb 17, 1841, d. Nov 30, 1925.  Both bur. Pearl River Cemetery, Madison, Madison County, MS.  Children:

18468 Nettie Maude Hearn - b. Sep 22, 1873, d. Sep 10, 1964 bur. Lake Lawn Park Cemetery and Mausoleum New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA. m. Alvin O’Pry, b. 1875 d. 1957, bur. Morton Memorial Cemetery, Morton, Cochran County, TX.  Children:

18469 Alvin Kouns O'Pry – b. Dec 20, 1906, d. Mar. 1973

18470 Hardie Dillon O'Pry – b. Nov 12, 1909, d. Aug 5, 1952

18471 Martha Lee O'Pry– b. Jan 14, 1912, d. Mar 24, 1986

*4020 William T. Mixon – b. ca. 1863

Thomas m. (2) Zelphia between 1860-1870.

 

2083 GEORGE ICHABOD MIXON, JOHN MIXON (2062), SAMUEL MIXON (705), JOHN MIXON IV (6), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)

George Ichabod Mixon, s. of John and Martha Windham Mixon, was b. in Darlington District, S.C., 1817, d. Jun 7, 1904. About 1840, he m. Mary A. Truett, a native of Darlington District. The couple settled first in Henry County, AL; bought lands located near the northern boundary of the county near Barbour County, later sold same. Listed in the 1850 census of Henry County, and in the 1860 census of Choctaw County, AL Probably all children (except the last) were b. in Henry County. He bought Public Lands in Choctaw County, but is not shown there in 1870 census. The 1880 census of Clarke County, Miss. lists them. Shown with them in the 1860 census of Choctaw County, AL is Martha Windham, age 65.  .   Bur. Oakdale United Methodist Church Cemetery, Sanford, Covington County, MS

Census:

1860 Townships 9, 10, 11, and 12, Choctaw, AL, age 41, wife Mary A-39, children: Martha A-18, Mary C-16, Perry A-13, Ichabod H-11, Roxy A E-9, John M-7, William F-5, Amanda-3

1880 Clarke, MS, Ichabod age 52, children: Mary Ann-18, Jonas L-18

Their children:

2138 Martha Mixon - b. ca. 1840, d. Feb 10, 1919, m. Thomas William Campbell, b. ca. 1843, d. Dec 28, 1914

2139 Mary Mixon - b. 1844

*2140 Perry Adolphus Mixon - b. 1846

*2141 Ichabod Hillard Mixon - b. Jun. 2, 1848, d. Apr. 3, 1935

2142 Roxey Ann Mixon - b. Feb 11, 1850, d. Jan 12, 1929, m. James Knox Pilkinton, b. Jan 21, 1850, d. Sep 5, 1934.  Both bur. Hasley Cemetery, West Monroe, Ouachita Parish, LA

*2143 John Monroe Mixon - b. Apr 22, 1855, d. Nov 12, 1914

2144 William P. Mixon - b. 1855

18472 Amanda M. Mixon – b. Jul 16, 1858, d. Mar 29, 1936

*2145 Jonas Larkin Mixon - b. 1862 in Choctaw County, AL,  m. ca. 1890, Wilma Mattie Wells. Children:


2084 ELIJAH B. MIXON, JOHN MIXON (2062), SAMUEL MIXON (705), JOHN MIXON IV (6), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)

Elijah Bird Mixon, s. of John and Martha Windham Mixon, was b. in Darlington District, S.C., 1823, d. in Choctaw County, AL, ca. 1859. On Feb. 16, 1842, he m. Sarah “Sally” Wells in Henry County, AL He and family had moved to Choctaw County, AL in the 1850's and bought Public Lands at or near same time his two older brothers bought lands. He had bought lands in Henry County and sold same before moving from there. Possibly all children were b. in Henry County.

Census:

1850 Southern District, Henry, AL age 27, wife Sarah, Sfrony, Nancy, Thomas, Winfred

1860 Townships 9, 10, 11, and 12, Choctaw,AL, Sarah Mixon age 38, children: Asberry, Sofronia, Winfield, Melvina, Ichabod, Morgan, Andrew, Martha

Following is from census records:

2146 Sofronia Mixon - b. 1842

18663 Nancy D. Mixon – b. 1844

2147 Thomas Asbury Mixon - b. 1845, d. Dec 22, 1910, Hulda Ann Ray, b. Jan 16, 1847, d. Mar 19, 1894. 

 Census: 1880 Shelby, TX, Thomas age 35, wife H A-34, children: S. M. 8, A. A. -8, Ann A.-6, Perry-7m . 

Children:

18664 Sophronia Monie Mixon – b. Jul 31, 1871, d. Jul 27, 1937, bur. Bazette Cemetery, Bazette, Navarro County, TX, m. James Edward Washington Graves, b. 1866, d. Jul 30, 1911. Children:

21533 Emily Dovie "Hula" Graves - b. May 16, 1910, d. Sep 23, 1929, bur. Prairie Point Cemetery, Bazette, Navarro County, TX, m. xxxx Kimbrough

18665 Alva Addie Mixon – b. 1873, d. 1942

18666 Ann A Mixon – b. 1874 –

18667 Ann A. Mixon – b. 1876 –

18668 Perry Mixon – b. 1879

2148 William Winnfred Mixon - b. 1847

2149 Melvina Mixon - b. 1849

2150 Ichabod (Isaac) M. “Ike” Mixon - b. May 5, 1853, d. Mar 1, 1930, m. Nannie ____, b. Sep 23, 1872, d. Oct 19, 1899.  Both bur. Bethsaida Y Cemetery, Bethsaida, Cass County, TX

Census: 1900 Justice Precinct 5, Cass, TX, Isaac M Mixon age 47, widowed

1910 Atlanta, Cass, TX, Isaac Mixon age 56 1920 Justice Precinct 5, Cass, TX, Ike Mixon age 66, widowed

*2151 George Morgan Mixon - b. May 26, 1856, d. Mar 17, 1929

2152 Andrew Mixon - b. 1856

2153 Martha Mixon - b. 1858, d. Jan 16, 1911, m. James A Donald, b. Dec 1848, d. Apr 10, 1913.  Children:

18669 Melvina Donald

18670 George Morris Donald 1879 – 1962

18671 Charlie J Donald 1887 –

18672 William S Donald1890 –

18673 Maggie Donald 1892 – 

No Mixons are shown in the 1870 Census of Choctaw County, and it is not known where this family went.

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