Mixsonian

 THE MIXON-MIXSON FAMILY

3230 ROBERT RUSSELL MIXON, ALEX MIXON (3227), ALLEN MIXON (3225)

Robert Russell Mixon, business man, banker, son of Alex and Betty Henley Mixon, was b. in Montgomery County, TN, Jun. 24, 1895, d. Sep. 6, 1986, m. Rebah Caphira Key, b. Apr. 4, 1901, d. Apr. 4, 1987, both bur. Smith County Memorial Gardens, Carthage, TN. He had m. by 1933 and he and wife have no children. Their home is at Carthage, Smith County, where he is partner in the Mixon-Nollner Oil Company, also Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Smith County Bank of Carthage.

Mr. Mixon did not know the name of his great-grandfather, but it was his understanding that his people came to Tennessee from Virginia or North Carolina just before or right after the Civil War.

 

21766 CHARLES MIXON, <unknown>

 

Charles Mixon, s. of <unknown>, was b. abt 1805, d. bef 1950 in TN, m. Sarah “Sallie” Baggett.

The 1850 Montgomery, TN census shows John Mixon-15, William Mixon-13, Trustee Mixon-4 in the household of Abraham and Charlotte Baggett. The 1860 Census of Montgomery County, TN show no Mixons. The 1870 Census show John-35, William-33, Allen-28.  It appears these are all brothers. 

Census:

1830 Dickson, TN, Charles Mixon, males: 10-14:1, 50-59:1, females: 10-14:1, 20-29:1, 50-59:1

1840 Dickson, TN, Charles Mixon, males: 60-69:1, females: 20-29:1, 60-69:1

1850 Montgomery, TN, John Mixon-18, William Mixon-13, Trustee Mixon-4 living with Abraham Baggett-67 and his wife Charlotte-60

Children:

3232 John Mixon – b. abt 1835 TN, d. abt 1921, m. (1) Nancy unnknown, b. abt 1835, m. (2) Feb 27, 1857 to Mary Elizabeth Suggs, b. abt 1835

Census:

1870 District 18, Montgomery, TN, John age 35, wife Nancy-35, children: Harriett-12, Mary-9, Thomas-5, Elizabeth-20

1900 Civil District 18, Montgomery, TN, John age 67, children: Mary S-38, Thomas-33, grand children:Elisa A-5, John A-7mo

1910 Civil District 18, Montgomery, TN, John age 75 widowed, children: Mary-47, grand children: Lizuann L-13, John A-10, Louis-9, Oscar-6

1920 Civil District 18, Montgomery, TN, John age 88, children: Mary-57, widowed, Tom H-55 widowed, grand children: Annie-23 widowed, John A-19, Lewis-17, Oscar-15, Johnie-2

Children:

Census: 1870 District 18, Montgomery, TN, age 35, wife Nancy-35, children: Harriett-12, Mary-9, Thomas-5, Elizabeth-20

3234 Harriett A. Mixon - b. abt 1858 TN

19340 Mary Allen Mixon –– b. Jul 15, 1863, TN, d. Feb 7, 1947 (see d. cert), bur. Baggett Cemetery, Cunningham, Montgomery County, TN, m. unknown

Census: 1900 Civil District 18, Montgomery, TN, Mary S-38, single, living with father John age 67

1910 Civil District 18, Montgomery, TN, Mary-47, single, children: Lizuann L-13, John A-10, Louis-9, Oscar-6, living with father John age 75

1920 Civil District 18, Montgomery, TN, Mary-57, widowed, children: Annie-23 widowed, John A-19, Lewis-17, Oscar-15, Johnie-2, living with father John age 88  

1940 Montgomery, TN, Mary Allen Mixon age 78, brother Tom Mixon-73, children: Annie-44 widowed, Johny-22, Ollie Maye-19, grand dau. Margaret-6

Children:

21767 Zeddie Mixon – b. Oct 4, 1882, d. Dec 17, 1961, m. Nov 8, 1904 to Cordia Suggs, b. May 20, 1879, d. May 3, 1941.  Both bur. Baggett Cemetery, Cunningham, Montgomery County, TN

Census: 1920 Civil District 18, Montgomery, TN, Zeddie age 37, wife Cordy-38, children: Marquis-12

1940 Montgomery, TN, Z D age 58, wife Cordie-60

Children:

21772 Marquies T. Mixon – b. Feb 3, 1906, d. Apr 6, 1959, bur. Palmyra United Methodist Church Cemetery, Montgomery County, TN, m. Unice unk.

Census: 1940 Montgomery, TN, Marquie age 33, wife Unice-22

21768 Annie Mixon – b. abt 1896

21769 Oscar Mixon – b. 1906, d. 1937, m. Effie Baggett, b. Nov 18, 1904, d. Dec 19, 1937. Both bur. Baggett Cemetery, Cunningham, Montgomery County, TN

21770 Johny Mixon – b. abt 1918

21771 Ollie Maye Mixon – b. abt 1921

3233 Thomas Henry Mixon - b. Mar 17, 1865, d. Jun 13, 1944, TN, bur. Baggett Cemetery, Cunningham, Montgomery County, TN

Census 1900 Civil District 18, Montgomery, TN, Thomas age 33, single, living with father John-67, children: Eliza A-5, John A-7mo

1920 Civil District 18, Montgomery, TN, Tom H age 55, widowed, living with father John H-88:

Children:

21773 John Alvin Mixon - b. Nov 16, 1902, d. Dec 5, 1974, m. Maggie Baggett, b. Sep 21, 1915, d. Sep 13, 1986. Both bur. Baggett Cemetery, Cunningham, Montgomery County, TN. Children:

21774 John Alvin Mixon, Jr.

*3235 William  Mixon - b. in Montgomery County, TN, ca. 1837

*3225 Allen Mixon - b. May 13, 1837, Montgomery County, TN, d. June 27, 1927

Elizabeth Mixon,20, (listed as being in home of John Mixon and in home of Allen Mixon). Evidently these three Mixons are brothers and are the same ones listed in the 1850 census of Montgomery County in the home of Abraham Baggett.

 

 

3235 WILLIAM MIXON, CHARLES MIXON (21766)

 

William Mixon, s. of Charles and Sarah Baggett Mixon, was b. ca. 1837, d. ____, m. Jul 22, 1858 to Susan _____ in Montgomery, TN.

Census:

1850 Montgomery, TN, Abraham Baggett-67, wife Charlotte Baggett-60, Allen Baggett-18, John Mixon-15, William Mixon-13, Trustee Mixon-4

1860 South and West of Cumberland River, Montgomery, TN, William age 22, wife Susan 18, son William 2.

1870 District 18, Montgomery, TN, William age 39, wife Susan-33, children: William-11, Nancy-8, Alen-5, Jane-1 (Last name listed as “Mixen”)

1880 District 18, Montgomery, TN, William age 43, wife Susan-33, children: William-21, Nancy-17, Allen-14, Burrell-10, Charley-8, Dice-5, Martha-1

Children:

*2426 William Francis Marion Mixon - b. ca. 1858, d. 1904

3239 Nancy Mixon - b. ca. 1862 TN

3237 Allen Mixon - b. ca. 1865 TN

3240 Mary Mixon – b. ca. 1868

3238 James Mixon - b. ca. 1869 TN 

18727 Burrell Mixon – b. ca. 1870
Census: 1900 Civil District 8, Dickson, TN, age 27, living with William & Lazona Willis

18728 Charlie Mixon – b. ca. 1872
Census: 1900 Civil District 8, Dickson, TN, age 21, living with William & Lazona Willis

18729 Dice Mixon – b. ca. 1875 (dau.)

18730 Martha Mixon – b. ca. 1879 

 

3225 ALLEN MIXON, CHARLES MIXON (21766)

 

Allen A. Mixon, s. of Charles and Sarah Baggett Mixon, was b. May 13, 1837, Montgomery County, TN, d. Jun 27, 1927, m. about 1865 to Mary E. Davis, b. 1845, d. Dec 13, 1909. He was a planter and a Confederate soldier, member of Company "B" 14th TN Inf. The records show him present on all rolls except when absent because of sickness. He signed the oath of allegiance, Jun 30, 1865 and was given transportation home to Clarksville. Both bur. Davis Cemetery, Montgomery County, TN.

Census:

1880 District 18, Montgomery, TN, age 40, wife M A-35, children: E G-17, L S-11, Alex-9, Laren-8o:p>

Their Children:

3241 Edna Ann Williams - b. 1861, d. 1940, bur. bur. Davis Cemetery, Montgomery County, TN.  (dau. of Mary and her first husband Joseph Williams)

§3226 Sarah Elizabeth Mixon - b. Nov 19, 1867, d. Mar 26, 1955

*3227 Alexander Mixon - b. Dec 4, 1869, d. Apr 11, 1899

18263 Lorin Mixon – b. Feb 3, 1872, d. Jun 7, 1950, son, died in an auto accident, bur. Davis Cemetery, Montgomery County, TN

 

3227 ALEXANDER MIXON, ALLEN MIXON (3225)

 

Alexander Mixon, s. of Allen and Mary Davis Mixon, was b. in Montgomery County, TN, b. Dec 4, 1869, d. Apr 11, 1899. In 1889 he m. Elizabeth “Bettie” Susan Henley, b. Apr 26, 1874, d. Dec 28, 1935, both bur. Davis Cemetery, Montgomery County TN. Their children:

§3228 Hattie Camellia Mixon - b. Feb 18, 1891, d. Oct 14, 1987

3229 Willie Ada Mixon - b. Jan 18, 1893, d. Feb 14, 1988, m. Thomas W. Hogue, b. Mar 18, 1894, d. Jan 1, 1954, both bur. Greenwood Cemetery, Clarksville, Montgomery County, TN

*3230 Robert Russell Mixon - b. Jun 24, 1895, d. Sep 6, 1986

§3231 Mary Clenton Mixon - b. Dec 20, 1897, d. May 18, 1982

 

3242 WILLIAM MIXON

William Mixon - b. ca. 1791, moved from Lexington District, SC to Ramah District, Wilkinson County, GA, before 1840. He and family are shown in the 1840 census of Wilkinson County, at which time he and wife had2 sons under age 5, 1 son age 5-10,2 daughters under 10,2 daughters 10-15. On Nov. 3, 1846, he sold a small tract of land in Lexington District, in the forks of the Edisto River to Winnie Brogden. From description made in the original grant of the lands referred to it was located about two miles from present town of Wagener, SC The 1820 census of Lexington District lists William Mixon and his wife with two small sons. Following is a list of their known children, but there must have been older ones already gone from home before 1830

Census:

1860 Ramah, Wilkinson, GA, age 69, children: Sarah-25, Sena-8, Eldridge-18, dau. in law Martha-27 and her son Marrvell J-1

Children:

3243 Mary Mixon - b. 1825, m. William Hathorne, Dec.21, 1842

3244 Risey Mixon - b. 1827, m. Zacharia Cambess, Jan.25, 1850

*3245 James Irwin Mixon - b. 1830

3246 Sarah Mixon - b. 1832

3247 John Mixon - b. 1837

3248 Eldridge Mixon - b. 1842 (A Confederate Soldier)

Mr. Mixon's wife was Susan B. (Brogden ?) - b. ca. 1800, d. before 1860.

3245 JAMES IRWIN MIXON, WILLIAM MIXON (3242)

James Irwin Mixon, s. of William and Susan B. Mixon, was b. in 1830, d. before 1870, m. Martha Walker, March2, 1852. The 1860 census shows Martha in the home of William Mixon, also her child, Marvell J. Mixon, age l.

Census:

1860 Ramah, Wilkinson, GA, age 69, children: Sarah-25, Sena-8, Eldridge-18, dau. in law Martha-27 and her son Marrvell J-1

The couple had three children:

19341 Thomas Mixon - b. 1852  Thomas Mixon - b. 1852

*3250 Benjamin Franklin Mixon - b. Oct., 1854

3251 Marvell John Mixon - b. 1858(A Marvel John Mixon, age20, listed in 1880 census, unmarried.)

Benjamin F. Mixon was in the home of Geo. W. Kinney, and Thomas Mixon with another family. All this information agrees with traditional family history.


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