Mixsonian

 THE MIXON-MIXSON FAMILY

3403 MALAKIAH MIXON, ABRAHAM MIXON (3401), MICHAEL MIXSON (3400)

Malakiah Mixon, s. of Abraham and Elizabeth Joyce Mixon, was b. ca. 1805, probably in SC, d. in Lawrence County, Miss. before 1850. He had m. Jan. 26, 1826 to Mary Elizabeth Harrison in Lawrence County, MS, b. 1810 SC, d. 1880 MS.

Census:

1830 Lawrence, MS, Malekaih Mixon, males under 5:1, males 10-14:1, males 20-29:1, females under 5:1, females 20-29:1

1840 Lawrence, MS, Malekaih Mixon, males under 5:1, males 5-9:1, males 10-14:1, males 20-39:1, females under 5:1, females 5-9:1, females 10-14:1, femails 30-39:1 

Their children:

3412 Daughter - b. 1826

*3413 Abraham Mixon - b. ca. 1827, d. July 1864. About 1844 he m. Lucy Parker:

*3415 James Joyce Mixon - b. Nov. 22, 1828

3416 Nowell Mixon - b. ca. 1833

3404 HENRY JOYCE MIXON, ABRAHAM MIXON (3401), MICAHEL MIXSON (3400)

Henry Joyce Mixon, s. of Abraham and Elizabeth Joyce Mixon, was b. in Tattnall County, GA, ca. 1815, d. before 1860. About 1838, he m. Cynthia _____. They had eight children; the first five born in Lawrence County, Miss., all others in Louisiana. They were in St. Martins Parish, LA in 1850, and in Tanjipahoe Parish in 1870 and 1880. In 1860, they were listed in Washington Parish, LA

Census:

1850 Eastern District, St Helena, LA, Henry age 36, wife Cynthia-34, children: Matilda-12, Andrews-10, Malchi-4, Thomas J-2

1860 Ward 2, Washington, LA, Henry age 45, wife Cynthia-43, children: Matilda-19, Andrew A-17, Malichi-15, Jefferson-13, Abraham-12, Benton-10, Mastin-8, Hezekiah-6

1870 Ward 2, Tangipahoa, LA, Henry age 50, wife Cynthia-46, children: Matilda-25, Jefferson-20, Abrham-18, Benton-16, Maston-14, Hezekiah-12

1880 2nd Ward, Tangipahoa, LA, Cynthia A age 60, widowed, children: Matlida E-28, Maston L-24

From census records, they had the following children:

3420 Matilda Mixon - b. 1840

3421 Andrew Mixon - b. 1842

*3422 Malachi Mixon - b. 1846, d. Oct 25, 1898

*3423 Thomas Jefferson Mixon - b. 1848, d. Oct. 29, 1898 in Tanjipahoe Parish, LA, about 1870 he m. Louisa.

3424 James Abraham Mixon -- b. 1852, d. 1909. m. 1874 to Piety Caroline Ricks, b. 1856, d. Mar 14, 1932, bur. Spring Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Kentwood, Pangipahoa Parish, LA.  Piety m. (2) Leonard T Varnado, b. Mar 15, 1848, d. Sep 1, 1929

Census: 1880 2nd Ward, Tangipahoa, LA, James A age 29, wife Piety-22

1910 Police Jury Ward 2, Tangipahoa, LA, Abraham age 49, wife Piety-43

*3425 Benton Mixon - b. 1854, d. 1900

*3426 Mastin Mixon - b. Oct. 29, 1856 d. Mar. 3, 1912, m Cordelia “Delia” Graham

*3427 Hezekiah Mixon - b. Mar. 9, 1858, Dec 27, 1931

3408 JOHN LLEWELLYN MIXON, JAMES MIXON (3402), MICHAEL MIXSON (3400)

John Llewellyn Mixon, an extensive planter and landowner in Irwin County, s. of James and Mary Johns Mixon, was b. in Appling County, GA, 1824, d. Nov. 25, 1909, bur. Brushy Creek Cemetery, Ocilla, GA. His first marriage on April 2, 1849  was to Nancy Gibbs - b. 1831, d. Sept. 20, 1892, bur. Brushy Creek Cemetery, Ocilla, GA. 

Census:

1860 Wilcox, GA, age 32, wife Nancy-30, children: James-11, Elizabeth-10, Rebecca-6, Susan-4, William3, George-2, Catherine-4mo

1870 Irwin, GA, age 40, wife Nancy-40, children: James-21, Elizabeth-20, Rebecca-16, Susanna-14, George-11, Joseph-9, Wright-6, Libba-4, Mary-2, Sampson-4mo

1880 Irwin, GA, age 53, wife Nancy-51, children: Elizabeth-26, Susanna-24, George-21, Joseph H-19, Wright-16, Libbie-14, Mary-11, Sampson-11

1900 Militia District 1529, Irwin, GA age 71, wife Nancy-40, children: Warren-5, Nellie-4, Sarah-4, Rosa-8mo, Mary-9

Their children:

*3428 James William Mixon - b. Jan. 10, 1849, d. Dec 24, 1921

3429 Elizabeth Mixon - b. April 2, 1850, d. Oct.3, 1899

3430 John Mixon - b. June 1851, d. as infant

*3431 Rebecca Mixon - b. July 16, 1853, d. Dec. 8, 1893, m. John G. Roberts, April 29, 1872

3432 Susannah Mixon - b. Oct 28, 1855, d. Sep 24, 1896, bur. Brushy Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Ocilla, Irwin County, GA, m. Jul 30, 1894 to James R. Brown.

3433 William Thomas Mixon - b. Jan. 27, 1857, d. at age 8

*3434 George Mixon - b. April 22, 1858, d. Dec. 9, 1916

10335 Catherine Mixon - b. Jan. 15, 1860

*3435 Joseph Mixon - b. Mar. 22, 1861

10336 Drury Mixon - b. Dec. 22, 1862, d. Mar. 10, 1863

*3436 Wright Mixon - b. Mar. 22, 1864, d. Sep. 25, 1937

*3437 Sibbie Mixon - b. April 12, 1866, d. May 3, 1891, m. Jacob Tucker, Oct. 25, 1883

*3438 Mary Mixon - b. Oct. 22, 1867, d. Aug. 8, 1948, bur. Brushy Creek Cemetery, Ocilla, Irwin County, GA, m. Micajah Griffin, b. Mar 22, 1862, d. Aug 20, 1944, bur. Mount Paron Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Alapaha, Berrien County, GA

*3439 Samuel Sampson Mixon - b. Jan. 28, 1870, bur. Brushy Creek Cemetery, Ocilla, GA

3440 Thomas Mixon - b. 1872, d. 1878

Mr. Mixon m. (2) Nancy Jane Mims- b. 1853, d. Aug. 17, 1931, bur. Brushy Creek Cemetery, Ocilla, GA. She was the dau. of John Mims of Dooly County. Their children:

*3441 Warren R. Mixon - b. Oct. 6, 1893, d. May 2, 1970

3442 Sadie Mixon - b. Mar. 12, 1896, bur. Brushy Creek Cemetery, Ocilla, GA , did not marry

*3443 Rosa Mixon - b. Sep. 19, 1898, d. Jan. 5, 1966, m. W. B. Weaver, Jan. 2, 1921

*3444 Elanor Nellie Mixon - b. Mar. 12, 1896, d. Dec. 7, 1969, m. Walton Tucker, May 9, 1915

*3445 Christopher Columbus Mixon - b. 1901

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