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Mixon-Mixson Genealogy


William Pearson Mixson, s. of William Barnwell and Martha Sarah Horton Mixson, was b. in Beaufort District, SC, May 19, 1863, d. Mar. 1, 1930. In March, 1885, bur. Mount Olive Baptist Church Cemetery, Early Branch, SC, he m. Sallie Manker Shuman - b. Dec. 9, 1859, d. Aug. 11, 1924, bur. Mount Olive Baptist Church Cemetery, Early Branch, SC , dau. of William Henry and Morella Grimes Shuman. Both bur. Mount Olive Baptist Church Cemetery. Early Branch, Hampton County, SC. 


1900 Pocotaligo, Hampton, SC, age 37, wife Sallie N-40, Sarah M-14, Basil M-14, Robert E-11, Brutus-7, Virginia M-5, Wires F-3, Annie B-2, Forest-1mo

1910 Pocotaligo, Hampton, SC, age 48, wife Sallie M-48, Bordus S-17, Virginia M-15, Mina F-13, Annie B-11, Forest O-10, Rosalee-8

1920 Pocotaligo, Hampton, SC, age 57, wife Sallie M-60, Rosa L-18

Their children:

*9699 Sarah Morella Mixson - b.April 20, 1886, d. Dec 16 1915. m. Sydney A. Ihley in 1906

9700 Basil Manley Mixson - b. May 25, 1887, at Early Branch, SC d. Sept 17, 1941, bur. Mount Olive Baptist Church Cemetery, Early Branch, SC.  He made his home at Yemassee, SC, where he was active in civic and church affairs, and was widely known throughout his part of the state as an outstanding businessman, merchant and banker He m Violet Virginia Tuton on Oct21, 1916, b. Mar. 21, 1898, d. Jan. 22, 1971, bur. Mount Olive Baptist Church Cemetery, Early Branch, SC.  She was the dau. of Weldon Solomon and Mary Isabelle Nix Tuton


1920 Pocotaligo, Hampton, SC, age 31, wife Violet Virginia-21, children: Manly-2, James-11mo, brother: Orion-21

1930 Yemassee, Hampton, SC, age 41, wife Violet V-31, children: Basil M-12, James D-9, Charles H-7, Mary J-5

Their children

9708 Basil Manley Mixon, Jr. - b.Sept. 14, 1917, at Yemassee, SC, d. Nov. 30, 1998, bur. Harpeth Hills Memory Gardens, Nashville, TN.  He was a physician and educator B.X., The Citadel, 1938, M.D. Medical College of State of SC, Charleston, 1942. With The U.S. Army in World War II, 1943-46, and with Medical Corps, June 1954 to July, 1960, resigning as Lt. Col. Dr Mixon is as specialist in Anesthesiology, a member of the International Anesthesia Research Society, and a member of the American Medical Assn. He is chief of the Anesthesia Department of the Veteran's Hospital at Nashville and an Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology of VanderbiIt School of Medicine at Nashville. He is a deacon in his Woodmont Baptist Church On June 6, 1942, he m Florence Anna Raft Jeffries - b. Feb. 17, 1920, dau. of John M. and Adella Elizabeth Rott Jeffries, Hershey, Pa. Their children:

9712 Virginia Ann Mixon - b. April 21, 1943, m. June 10, 1966 at Nashville to Victor Ivor Bendall - b. Dec 14, 1936 in London, England, s. of Mr. and Mrs. Victor Bendall. Children:

9716 Anna Elizabeth Bendall - b. Dec. 4, 1967 at Lexington Ky.

9717 Gareth Llewlyn Bendall - b. Jun. 21, 1975, Lexington, Ky

9713 Elizabeth Sue Mixon - b. April 21, 1943. (Twin). On June 7, 1963, she m. James Arnold Van Hagen at Nashville. He was b. Mar 15, 1940, s. of Keith C. and Lora Elizabeth White Von Hagen. Children

9718 Hallie Elizabeth Van Hagen - b. Nov. 19, 1955 at Nashville.

9719 James Todd Van Hagen - b. Oct.21, 1967 at Nashville

9720 Davis Mixon Van Hagan - b. Apr. 6, 1

9714 Basel Manley Mixon III - b. Dec. 11, 1947, m. Aug. 7, 1971, Glinda Kay Rainwater, no children.

9715 Madeline J. Mixon - b. Jan 11, 1949, m. August 1969, John Williams, Jr., No children

Dr. and Mrs. Mixon's first two children were b. at Greenville, SC; the last two at Orangeburg, S.C,

9709 Jacob Darling Mixon - b. July 18, 1919, d. 1982, bur. Mount Olive Baptist Church Cemetery, Early Branch, Hampton County, SC

9710 Charlie Harold Mixon - b. Mar. 21, 1921, at Yemassee. SC He has made a career of the U.S Air Force and in 1967 was associated with the Southern Air Transport, Inc, with an assignment in Japan He retired from the air force with the rank of Lt. Col. On Dec. 2, 1946, he m. Bonnie Lois Murdock. No issue. On Oct. 21, 1962, Col Mixon m. (2) Shirley Patricia Hawkins at Miami, OK She was b. at Essec, Hauchurch, England. Their children:

9721 Marina Josephine Mixon - b.Oct. 22, 1963 at Spokane, Washington

9711 Mary Josephine Mixon - b. June 21, 1924, m. (1) Miles Glenn Scott; m. (2) Phillip Yoder Downing - b. June 11, 1915, d. May 2, 1966, s. of Robert and Jessica Yoder Downing, Cincinnati, Ohio. Children:

9722 Martha Kay Downing - b. April 12, 1944 at Austin, TX

9723 Lora Ellen Downing - b. July 28, 1946 at Corpus Christi, TX, m. John E. Johnson, Oct. 4. 1964

9724 Charles Phillip Downing - b. Mar30, 1951 at Austin, Tx

9724 Robert Mixon Downing - b. Oct.28, 1952 at Houston, TX

9701 Robert Edward Mixson - b. Oct. 28, 1888 at Early Branch, S,C, d. Nov. 16, 1949 He m. Minnie Carswell of Augusta, GA No issue.

9702 Broadus Estes Mixson - b. Dec. 22, 1892, at Early Branch, S. C., d. April 15, 1932, bur. Mount Olive Baptist Church Cemetery, Early Branch, SC. He m. Alice Morris of Barnwell, SC No issue.

*9703 Virginia Madeline Mixson - b. July3, 1894, m. Jack Benjamin Zahler. She d, Aug.26, 1965.

*9704 Myra Florine Mixson - b. June28, 1896, m. Benjamin Lester McTeer

*9705 Annie Belle Mixson - b. May 6, 1898, m. John James Worsham

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