Mixsonian

2596 ROBERT FULTON MIXSON, ABRAHAM MIXSON (704), JOHN MIXSON IV (6), JOHN MIXSON III (3), JOHN MIXSON II (2), JOHN MIXSON I (1)

Robert Fulton Mixson, s. of Abraham Mixson and his wife, was b. Dec 27, 1770, d. Sep. 25, 1848  (according to family history, in SC, d. in Beaufort District, SC before 1850. He is listed in the 1800 census with wife and three daughters under the age of 10. . His descendants say he had twenty five children and all but one were sons. But from census records there were several daughters. The 1800 census of Beaufort District lists him with his wife and three daughters under age 10 (and no sons).

He had married three times, his first wife was. His first wife was Dorothy Ellis to whom he made deeds of gift in 1829 to three tracts of land, 585 acres,250 acres, and 900 acres. (Two of the tracts were land grants) and to some slaves. One of the grants described the lands as being on McPhersons Branch on the Salkahatchee River.

Name of his second wife is unclear, Ancestry.com and U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 lists as being Dorothy (Dorothea) Nancy Gatch, b. 1785, d. 1840 in Prince Williams Parish, Beaufort County, SC, m. 1816, with children Michael, James, John, Edward, Margaret and Elizabeth Emma.  

U.S., War of 1812 Service Records, 1812-1815, microfilm roll 146 lists Robert Mixon 2 REG'T (2 BATTALION, OSWALD'S,) SOUTH CAROLINA STATE TROOPS, induction rank: private, discharge rank: private.  

War of 1812 Pension Application Files Index, 1812-1815, microfilm roll 66, widow Catharine Mixon, Pension Number - #1: WO 35407, Pension Number - #2: WC 2315

His third wife was Catherine Polaski, who applied for his pension due him for services in the War of 1812. She is listed in the 1860 census, age 51.

Census:

1800 Prince Williams, Beaufort, SC, Robert Mixon, males 26-44:1, females under 10:3, females 16-25:1, members under 16: 3

1810 Prince Williams, Beaufort, SC, Robert Mixon, males 10-15:2, males 26-44:1, females 26-44:1, under 16:2

1820 Prince Williams, Beaufort, SC, Robert Mixon, males under 10:3, mailes over 45:1, females under 10:1, femailes 10-15:2, females 16-25:1, females 26-44:1

1830 Prince Williams, Beaufort, SC, Robert Mixon, males under 5:1, males 5-9:2, males 15-19:1, females under 5:1, females 30-39:1, females 40-49:1

1840 Prince Williams, Beaufort, SC, Robert Mixon, males under 5:1, males 5-9:1, males 15-19:2, males 60-69:1, females 5-9:1, females 10-14:1, females 10-14:1

1860 Prince Williams, Beaufort, SC, son Jesse M-30 and step mother Catharine-51

1880 Peeples, Hampton, SC, age 51, wife Susah H-46, children: Hastings-12, Joseph E.9, Currie-7, Seth-5, step mother Catherine-69

Mrs. Virginia L. Brock (#4808) has submitted her ancestral lines back to Robert Mixson, which she has authenticated by Bible records and family history, as follows:

5507 Charity Mixson (oldest child) was b. in Beaufort District, SC 1790, d. after 1850, married Absolum Green Tuten, b. about 1785 d. after 1830.  Both bur. Tuten Graveyard, Furman, Hampton County, SC. Children:

18839 George Washington Tuten – b. 1815, d. Dec 1, 1875, m. (1) Martha Hannah Deloach (1817 - 1903), m. (2) Martha Cook Tuten (1822 - 1839).  All bur. Tuten Graveyard, Furman, Hampton County, SC.  

5508 Absolum Green Tuton, Jr. - b. Jul 17, 1816, d. May 25, 1863, m. Mary Bryan DeLoach, b. Apr 24, 1822, d. Oct 8, 1910. Both bur. Tuten Graveyard, Furman, Hampton County, SC.  Children:

18840 Alexander Bently Tuten - b. Sep, 16, 1844, d. Apr 3. 1861, bur. Tuten Graveyard, Furman, Hampton County, SC.

18841 John Asa Tuten - b. Feb 22, 1846, d. May 9, 1891, m. Susan Catherine ____, b. Jan 31, 1848, d. Jun 1899.  Both bur. Stafford Baptist Church Cemetery, Furman, Hampton County, SC

18842 Richard Mixon Tuten – b. Mar 5, 1852, d. Jun 17, 1907, m. Lillian Mae Youmans, b. Aug 15, 1859, d. Feb. 15, 1935.  Both bur. Stafford Baptist Church Cemetery, Furman, Hampton County, SC

18843 Mary Ellen Tuten - b. Aug 13, 1855, Aug 17, 1942, m. , m. John Franklin Mixon (see #3007)

5509 Charity Ann Tuten - b. Nov. 19, 1857, d. Nov. 6, 1945, m. Kimmie Smith Long - b. May 8, 1857, d. Sept. 2, 1912.

5510 Leon Alexander Long - - b. Apr 7, 1877 in Hampton County, SC , d. Dec 13, 1937 at Furman, SC. He m. (1) Hazeltine Johnson, they had one child, a daughter, who died in infancy. He m. (2) Jan 12, 1908 to Fannie Penelope Shuman, b. May 4, 1887, d. Jun 3, 1966, Nixville Baptist Church Cemetery, Estill, Hampton County, SC. dau of William Sam Shuman (Oct 2, 1843-May 16, 1901) and wife, Julie E. Grimes (Nov 2, 1847 -Jan 19, 1894).  After Leon died she m. ____ Bessinger. Children:

*5511 Ernestine Long - b. Oct. 19, 1908

5512 Lillian Ogretta Long - b. May 5, 1911, m. (1) Frank Arnold, m. (2) Bruce Brant. (No issue).

5513 Kimmie Smith Long III - b. May 3, 1913. d. Nov. 16, 1925

Robert m.(2) 1816 to Dorothy (Dorothea) Nancy Gatch, b. 1785, d. 1840 in Prince Williams Parish, Beaufort County, SC Children:

5514 Elizabeth Emma Mixson - b. in Beaufort District, SC , Mar. 27, 1831, d. Sept. 20, 1925, bur Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC, m. Sept. 12, 1845, Peirson Peeples - b. Jan. 5, 1825, d. Jul 21, 1892, bur. Peeples Cemetery, Varnville SC. 

Census: 1860 Prince williams parish, Beaufort, SC, age 34, wife Elizabeth-27, children: Abram-11, Dorothea-7, Ridgon-5, George-3, Jessie-1

Children,

5515 Abraham "Abram" Miles Peeples - b. Nov. 27, 1848, d. Oct 11, 1905, m. Mary Elizabeth Horton, b. Mar 10, 1850, d. 1889.

Census: 1880 Pocotaligo, Hampton, SC, age 30, wife Mary E-29, children: Samuel-10, Mamie-8, Julia R-6, Reuben-4

Children:

19157 Ida Peeples – b.

19158 Samuel Abram Peeples – b. Apr 3, 1869, d. Nov 10, 1932, m. Catherine Henrietta Mixson, (see #3137)

19159 Maimie Peeples – b. 1872, bef 1972

19160 Julie Georgia Peeples – b. 1874, bef 1974

19161 Reuben Peeples – b. 1876, bef 1976

19162 Clarance Eugene Peeples – b. Jul 10, 1886, d. Sep 27. 1949

5516 Mary Susan Peeples - b. Dec. 13, 1850, d. 1851

5517 Dorothy Peeples - b. Sept. 8, 1852

5518 Rigdon Peeples - b. Dec. 13, 1854, d. Aug. 20, 1920, bur Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, Hampton County, SC, m. Clementine Fields. m. (2) Sarah Roseanna Horton Children:

18844 Johnnie Peeples – b. Apr 23, 1881

18845 Craddock Peeples - May 1, 1886

18846 Walter Peeples – Apr 23, 1888

18847 Willie Peeples - b. 1892 18848 Laura Peeples – 1897, d. Jun 9, 1934

5519 Joseph Rogers Peeples - b. May 29, 1856, d. Feb 13, 1939, m. Martha Nancy Tuten, b. ___, d. May 24, 1936. Children:

18849 Joseph Walker Peeples – b. 1883, d. Mar 12, 1966, m. Virginia Lee Cope, b. Sep 4, 1882, d. Dec 6, 1954

18850 Marina Elizabeth Peeples - b. 1890, d. Sep 15, 1977, m. Baron Simpson Smith, b. 1892, d. Jun 11, 1954

18851 Mary Lillie Peeples – b. 1885, d. Dec 11, 1954, m. George Marion Priester, b. 1887, d. 1978

18852 Maude Deborah Peeples – b. 1896, d. Apr 1949, m. Emmett Lee Priester, b. 1896, d. Jul 16, 1979

5520 Jesse Williams Peeples - b. Mar. 31, 1859, bur. Peeples Cemetery, Varnville, Hampton County, SC

5521 Thomas Dunham Peeples - b. Nov. 28, 1861, d. Apr 8, 1934, m. Amanda Ann Tuten, b. 1862, d. Feb 5, 1954. Children:

18853 Jack Peeples

18854 Eulalee Peeples – b. 1893, d. May 11, 1967, m. Thomas W Peeples, b. 1883, d. Mar 26, 1953

18855 Jasper Dunham Peeples -  b. Aug 11, 1886, d. Jul 5, 1975, m. Vinona F. Folk, b. Sep 7, 1890, d. Oct 23, 1958

18856 Beulah Elizabeth Peeples – b. Apr 7, 1895, d. Jul 30, 1941, m. Marion Clifton Nettles, b. Sep 7, 1893, d. 1949

18857 Minnie Peeples - b. 1895, d. ____, m. Walter Tuten, b. 1890, d. Nov 29, 1928

18858 Tillingham Peeples – b. Mar 2, 1899, d. Jan 5, 1948, m. Stella Pauline Phillips, b. 1892, d. Jul 26,  1955

5522 John Pierson Peeples - b. Jan. 18, 1864

5523 Richard Craddock Peeples - b. Mar. 10, 1866

5524 Berry Deboyd Peeples - b. May 29, 1868

5525 Samuel Abram Pierson Peeples - b. April 3, 1869

5526 Mary Lizzie (Tit) Peeples - b. April 18, 1870

5527 Carrie Rosalee Peeples - b. Jan. 24, 1872

5528 Susan Louise Peeples - b. July 2, 1873), m. George Elmer Mixson (see #3130), both bur Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC

With county records gone, it is difficult to name all his children, but four of the sons are listed herein:

*2597 Michael Mixon - b. ca. 1822, d. Nov. 17, 1878

*3118 James R. Mixon - b. Nov 24, 1818, d. May 26, 1897

*18805 John A. Mixon – b. 1820, d. Jun 15, 1864

*2598 Edward Mixson - b. Jan 17, 1824, d. Sep 21, 1856

*2599 Jesse M. Mixson - b. ca. 1829, d. 1902

*3000 William Barnwell Mixson - b. 1835, d. 1916

Robert m.(3) Catherine Pulaski, b. 1810, d. ____.  Children:

18806 Rebecca Mixon -  b. 1842, d. ____


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