Mixsonian

 THE MIXON-MIXSON FAMILY

3129 ROBERT BENJAMIN MIXSON, MILES R. MIXSON (3121), JAMES R. MIXSON (3118)

Robert Benjamin Mixson, s. of Miles and Rebeccah Mixson, was  b. June 22, 1869, d. May 5, 1948, bur. Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC . He was raised by his grandparents, James R. and Rebecca Mixson, and is shown with them in the. 1880 census of Hampton County, SC He died May 5, 1948, bur. in Sand Hill Cemetery near Varnville. About 1891 he m. Georgianna Anderson - b. May 7, 1871 in Hampton County,, d. Jan. 23, 1951, bur. Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC. She was dau. of Ephraim and Pean Horton Anderson.

Census:

1900 Peeples, Hampton, SC, age 30, wife George Ann-29, children: Adicus-9, Ley Roy-7, Maloy-5, Lottie-3, Salena-4mo

1920 Peeples, Hampton, SC, age 51, wife Georgiana-50, children: Malory-25, Lena-16, Earnestine-15, Steady-13, M B-12, Lillie-9, Lula-4

1940 Pocotaligo, Hampton, SC, age 70, wife Georgiana-68, children: Hermon-35, Bernie-29

Children:

4574 Atticus Mixson - b. . Jan. 4, 1891, d. Apr. 17, 1979, bur. Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC, m. Rosalie Ulmer, b. Jan 4, 1891, d. Apr 6, 1990, bur. Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC .

Census: 1920 Peeples, Hampton, SC, age 28, wife Rasolee-28

1930 Fairfax, Allendale, SC, age 39, wife Rosa-39, Children: Illa-8, James-6, Mary-4

1940 Yemassee, Hampton, SC, age 49

Children:

4574a Baby - b. Jul. 22, 1920, d. same day.

16764 Isla Maxine Mixson – b. Jun, 11, 1921, d. Mar 7, 2005, bur. Ebenezer Cemetery, Hampton County, SC, m. Jackson C. Guess, b. May 7, 1917, d. Feb 13, 1995.  Both bur. Ebenezer Cemetery, Hampton County, SC.  Children:

16766 Sandra Hensley Guess – m. ____ Lyons

16767 Janice Guess – m. Dr. W. Strat Stavro

16768 Barbara Guess – m. Charles E. Stafford

19193 Frank Mixson - b. Apr 2, 1921, d. Jun 24, 1922, bur. Peeples Cemetery, Varnville, Hampton County, SC

16765 James Atticus Mixson – b. Sep. 20, 1923, d. Oct. 18. 2008, bur Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC

§I27324 Mary Ann Mixson – b. abt 1926, m. Jesse Cauthren Drew

4575 Leroy Mixson - b. April 2, 1893, d. Mar. 29, 1966, m. Mary Tabitha Mixson (see #18938). (Leroy was a Veteran of World War 1, Pvt., Battn. "B", 321st FA). ). Both bur Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC.  

Census: 1940 Peeples, Hampton, SC, age 47, wife Tabitha-47, children: Leroy C-17, Emmit E-15, Jessie W-12

Children:

19194 Ellis Emmit Mixson -  b. Aug 4, 1924, Dec 29, 1975, bur. Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC

16769 Benjamin Franklin Mixson – b. Feb 8, 1927, d. Oct 7, 1934, bur. Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC

19144 Jesse Wattie Mixson – b. Aug 30, 1929, d. Mar 19, 1974, bur Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC

4576 Maloy Mixson - b. Aug. 22, 1895, d. Nov. 2, 1936, bur Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC . Did not marry. He was a World War I Veteran,

4577 Lottie Mixson - b. Jan. 12, 1897, d. Aug 5, 1971, m. Dallie W. Smith, b. Jan 23, 1887, d. Sep 8, 1960.  Both bur. Smith Cemetery, Varnville, Hampton County, SC.  Children:

19195 Dorothy Smith - b. Mar. 25, 1920, d. Jun. 13, 1921, bur. Smith Cemetery, Varnville, Hampton County, SC. 

4578 Mary Selena Mixson - b. Dec. 12, 1900, bur Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC m. Lewis Carroll Mixson (see #4885)

4579 Ernest Mixson - b. April 16, 1902, d. May 15, 1964, bur Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC . Did not. marry.

4580 Herman Mixson - b. Mar 12, 1904, d. May 8, 1988, bur Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC, did not marry.

4581 Steadman "Steadie" Mixson - b. May 9, 1906, d. May 30, 1963, m. Ruby Rebecca Craddock, b. Dec. 28, 1913, d. Mar. 6, 2008, both bur. Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC, Children:

16770 Marvin Zeno Mixson – b. Jun. 25, 1935, d. Jun. 31, 1935, bur. Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC .

4582 Lillie Mixson - b. Aug 12, 1909 , d. Nov. 28, 1987, m. Charles Benjamin Anderson, (see #16759), both bur. Anderson Cemetery, Cummings, SC

4583 Miles Benjamin "Bennie" Mixson - b. Jue 21, 1911 in Hampton County, SC, d. Nov 30, 2004.  A man with a remarkable memory, he recalls to mind a good many things concerning his particular ancestral line. His ancestor, Robert Mixson, had married three times, so he says, raised three families of children, totaling twenty five in all. There was only one child, girl by his Last wile. His second wife was a girl only twelve years old that lived in Georgia. She was so young that Georgia authorities would not marry them. She ran away with him to his home in Beaufort County, SC and they were married there. One Robert Mixson and family are listed in Wilkinson County, Ga., in 1820 census. Mr. Mixson stated further that his ancestor Robert Mixson was known in Georgia by the name of Michael Mixson, On October l’st, 1941, Miles Benjamin Mixson, married Allie Walsh - b. Aug. 16, 1919 in Jasper County, SC, d. Nov 27, 2013 , dau. of Edward F. and Luca Freeman Walsh. They lived in Hampton County, near Varnville, and are members of the Sand Hill Baptist Church. Mr. Mixson is employed by the State of South Carolina.  Both bur Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC.   Children:

4584 Nell Rudine Mixson - b. June 12, 1942, m. Nov. 5, 1965 Theodore G. Easterlin, Jr., of Ridgeland, SC

(NOTE: Prof. Edward H. Mixon of Merritt Island, FLA made a personal call on Benjamin H. Mixson in August, 1971, and obtained most of the above information). On this same trip, another party told Prof. Mixon about Robert Mixson, during his lifetime, asking his local preacher to read the Bible to him in the rear of a local store.

16771 Lula Mixson – b. Nov. 13, 1916, d. Jun. 13, 2012, bur Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC, m. James Wilson Anderson, b. Sep. 15, 1917, d. Jan. 22, 1976, bur Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC

3130 GEORGE ELMER MIXSON, MILES R. MIXSON (3121), JAMES R. MIXSON (3118)

George Elmer Mixson, s. of Miles R. and Selina Tuten Mixson, (3121) was b. Beaufort area of SC, Feb. 24, 1871 , d. Jan. 31, 1950 at the age of 78, bur. Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC . On Feb. 28, 1893 he m. Susan Louise Peeples (see #5528)  at the home of her parents, Elizabeth Emma Peeples, (see #5514). Susan was b. Jul 2, 1873, d. Sep 14, 1977.  Both bur. Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC.

Census:

1900 Pocotaligo, Hampton, SC, age 25, wife Susan L-23, children: Clint-5, Susie Belle-3, Hugh-3mo

1910 Pocotaligo, Hampton, SC, age 38, wife Susan-28, children: Clint-14, Susie B-13, Hugh-11, Ada-8, Leno-6, Mildren-3

1930 Pocotaligo, Hampton, SC, age 59, wife Susan L-57, children: Clint-25, Mildred-16, Sadie-14

1940 Pocotaligo, Hampton, SC, age 69, wife Susan-65, children: Clint-46, MIldren-30, Sadie Long-23, grandchild Mary Frances Long-5

Children, all b. at Cummings, S. Cs

4871 Clint Mixson - b. April 8, 1893d. Apr 14, 1961, bur Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC

4872 Sudie Bell Mixson - b. Mar. 18, 1897, d. Mar 27, 1989, m. Lawrence Van Mixson (see #3039)

4873 Barnwell Hugh Mixson - b. Mar 5, 1899, d. May 5, 1963, m. Ida Gertrude Long. b. Apr 22, 1910, d. Oct 30, 1995. Both bur. Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC

4874 Ada Mixson - b. Oct. 26, 1901, d. Apr 15, 1987, m. Henry Deloach, (see #18895).  Both bur. bur Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC.  Children:

19163 Henrietta DeLoach – b. Jun 1922, d. Jan 22, 1924, bur Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC

19164 George Elmer Deloach – b. Feb 5, 1935, d. May 29, 1988, bur Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC. m. Gloria Ann Cooler

4875 Leon Mixson -b. Jan 12, 1906, d. Nov 12, 1943, bur. Pine Level Baptist Church Cemetery, Tillman, Jasper County, SC, m. Leona _____.  m. (2) Violet Peeples, b. 1907, d. ____. Children:

19165 Leondis Clay Mixon – b. Jun 4, 1926, d. Apr 18, 1997

19166 Hazel J Mixon - b. Apr 12, 1932, d. Nov 12, 1943, bur. Pine Level Baptist Church Cemetery, Tillman, Jasper County, SC.

4876 Mildred Mixson - b. Nov. 24, 1907, d. May. 16, 1998, bur. Deep Branch Baptist Church Cemetery , Cummings, SC, , m. Joseph Edward Mixson (see #3014

4877 Sadie Murtis Mixson - b. Mar. 26, 1916, m. (1), Sept. 16, 1933, Herman Long. Children:

4878 Mary Frances Long - b. Oct. 20, 1934, d. Oct. 4 2007, bur. Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC, m. Billy G. Henderson.  Children:

19167 Joeseph G. Henderson

19168 Daniel E. Henderson

Sadie m. (2) Jan 21, 1946 to Joseph Priester, Jr., b. Nov 20, 1916, d. Jun 8, 2003, bur Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC

3131 WILLIAM PINCKNEY MIXSON, MILES R. MIXSON (3121)), JAMES R. MIXSON (3118)

William Pinckney Mixson, s. of Miles R. and Selina Tuten Mixson, was b. in Beaufort County, SC, b. Aug 10, 1867, d. Jan 10, 1944, bur. Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC . About 1887, he m. Mary Ellen Thomas, b. Apr 23, 1869, d. Sep 15, 1961. Both bur. Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC

Census:

1900 Peeples, Hampton, SC, age 32, wife Mary-31, children: Melving W-12, Mack-10, Harry S-8, Harley-6, Oray-4, Keyler-2mo

1910 Peeples, Hampton, SC, age 42, wife May-40, children: Mack-20, Harry-17, Ora-8, Cilia-7, Clara-6, Jennie-4

1920 Peeples, Hampton, SC, age 52, wife M Ellen-51, children: C Louise-18, J May-14, A Ethel-7, A Aiken-7, mother-in-law C Mariah Thomas-73

1930 Peeples, Hampton, SC, age 62, wife Mary-60, children: Aiken-17, Ada-17

1940 Peeples, Hampton, SC, age 72, wife Mary-71, dau. Ada-28 and Husband Charles Rembsa-31, dau. in law:Myrtias S Mixon-21, grand daughter, Miriam J Mixon-1

Their children:

3144 William Melvin Mixson -m. Sep 16, 1914 to Catherine Isabelle Burnell, b. Oct 23, 1897, d. Jan 16, 1969.  Both bur. Oak Grove Cemetery, Portsmouth, Portsmouth City, VA. 

Census:

1920 Portsmouth Monroe Ward, VA, William age 28, wife Kate-22, children: Mildred-3, also brothers Orie-22, Kyler-20, James-20 (James is listed as son in 1940 census)

1930 Portsmouth, Portsmouth, VA, William age 40, wife Catherine-30, children: Mildred V-13

1940 Portsmouth City, Portsmouth City, VA, William age 51, wife Catherine-43, son James E Mixon-40

Children:

19169 Mildred Virginia Mixson – b. Aug 21, 1916, d. Jul 27, 1987

*3145 M. C. Mixson - b. Jul 26, 1890, d. 1965, m. Edna Leonora “Nonie” Dowling, b. 1891, d. 1972

3148 Harry Eugene Mixson - b. Dec 25, 1892, d. Dec 25, 1940, m. Gertrude Irene Thomas, b. Oct 4, 1898, d. Dec 27, 1972. Both bur. Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC.  

Census:1920 Peeples, Hampton, SC, age 27, wife I Gertrude-21, children: Mary Lee-2, W. Harold-1

1930 Varnville, Hampton, SC, age 37, wife Irene G-31, children: Mary L-12, Howard-11, James E-9, William H-5, Fred E-3, Thomas O-10mo

1940 Varnville, Hampton, SC, age 47, wife Irene G-42, childen: Mary L-22, James-19, Billy-15, Fred-13, Otis-10

Children:

19981 Mary Lee Mixson – b. 1917, d. 1994, m. William Cecil Watters, b. Nov 26, 1915, d. Apr 28, 1997. Both bur. Sand Hill Cemetery,, Varnville, SC.  

19982 James Mixson – b. abt 1921  

19170 William Henry Mixson – b. Jan 2, 1925, d. Jun 27, 1983

19983 Fred Mixson – b. abt 1927 19984 Thomas Otis Mixson – b. Jun 9, 1929, d. Jan 29, 2000, bur. Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC.

3149 Hurley Clifford Mixson - b. Mar 17, 1898, d. May 17, 1970

3146 Orie Lee Mixson - b. Sep 3, 1897, d. Feb 14, 1987, m. May 14, 1927 to Nellie V. Parker, b. Nov 11, 1908, d. bef 2008.  Both bur. Olive Branch Cemetery, Portsmouth, Portsmouth City, VA

Census: 1940 Portsmouth City, Portsmouth City, VA, Orie age 46, wife Nellie V-31, children: Mary E-2, Clarence D-5, John T-2

Children:

21714 Clarence Mixon – b. abt 1935

21715 Mary Mixon – b abt 1938

21716 John T Mixon – b. abt 1938

3152 Kyler Mixson - b. Dec 9, 1899, d. Jun 6, 1976, bur. Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC

Census: 1940 Barnwell, Barnwell, SC, Kyler age 39, wife Sulua-29, childen: Betty 11, Mary-9

Children:

21717 Betty Mixon – b. abt 1929

21718 Mary Mixon – b. abt 1931

3147 Clara Lee Mixson - b. Feb 25, 1902, d. Oct 15, 1988, bur. Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC, m. Mark Hollingsworth,

3150 Jennie May Mixson - b. Jan 1, 1907, d. Sep 18, 2000, m. Theron Willis Griner, b. Sep 18, 1906, d. Mar 2, 2000

3151 Ada Mixson - b. Oct 4, 1912, d. Feb 8, 1987, m Charlie B. Rentz, b. Dec 13, 1908, d. Sep 20, 1983

3153 Aiken Mixson -b. Oct 4, 1912, d. Jun 21, 1978, m. Myrtis Nix, b. Mar 16, 1919, d. Mar 23, 1999, Both bur. Sand Hill Cemetery, Varnville, SC,

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