Mixsonian

 THE MIXON-MIXSON FAMILY

10339 MALLARD MIXON, ABRAHAM MIXON (3413), MALAKIAH MIXON (3403), ABRAHAM MIXON (3401), MICHAEL MIXSON (3400)

 

Mallard Mixon, son of Abraham and Lucy Parker Mixon, was b. in Jackson County, MS, August 18, 1853, d. June 27, 1938. About 1877 he m Lucy "Sises" Ellen Reeves - b. Mar. 4, 1855, d. Dec. 1, 1914.  Both bur. Mixon-Mizelle Cemeter, George County, MS.

Census:

1880 Northwest, Jackson, MS, age 26, wife Ellen-28, children: Norah-1

1900 Northwest, Jackson, MS, age 48, wife Ellen-46, children: Tory E-20, Ida-17, Knox-14, Joice-13, Caddie-10, Solie-7

1910 Beat 5, George, MS, age 57, wife Ellen-53, children: William L-27, Jasie-20, Caddy-17, Lola-12

1920 Beat 5, George, MS, age 64, children: Knox-26, Lou-21

1930 Beat 5, George, MS, age 76, living with son Joice-48 and his wife Rhoda-28, children: Miree-4, brother Knox-50

Bible records gives names and birthdates of all children:

4321 Torie Elizabeth Mixon - b. Oct. 13, 1878, d. June 29, 1949, m. John Stody Fairley, b. abt 1871, d. May 9, 1937. Both bur. Mixon-Mizelle Cemetery, George County, MS.  Children:

10457 Johnnie Fairley - b.

4322 Ida Mixon - b. Aug. 16, 1880, d. Jan 24, 1964, m. Louis Fortner, b. Jun 10, 1879, d. May 8, 1944.  Children:

10458 Joy E Fortner - b. Nov. 19, 1905, d. Oct 16, 1955, m. George Washington Cowart, b. Jan 7, 1900, d. Oct 24, 1992.  Both bur. McLain Cemetery, McLain,Greene County, MS

10459 Mallard E. Fortner - b. Oct. 3, 1907

10460 Joeeph W. "Joe" Fortner - b. Feb. 25, 1910, d. July 19, 1941, bur. Mixon-Mizelle Cemetery, George County, MS

10461 Leonard Fortner - b. Mar. 17, 1920, d. Jun 28, 1988, m. Willie Mae Jordan, b. Oct 4, 1916, d. Dec 1975

4323 William Lock Mixon - b. Sept. 12, 1881, d. Nov. 7, 1930, bur. Mixon-Mizelle Cemeter, George County, MS.

4324 Joyce (Joies) Mixon (Son) - b. Mar. 20, 1883, d. July 19, 1952, Mar. Rhoda Parker - b. Nov. 7, 1899, d. Jun. 17, 1981.  Both bur. Mixon-Mizelle Cemeter, George County, MS.  Children:

4325 Laura (Laurilee) Mixon - b. July 27, 1925, m. Joe Mizell, b. Sep. 15, 1922, d. Apr. 16, 1969. Both bur. Mixon-Mizelle Cemeter, George County, MS . No children.

4326 Caddie Mixon (Dau) - b. April 1887

4327 Lola Mixon (Son) - b. Aug. 25, 1893

 

4324 JOYCE MIXON,  MALLARD MIXON (10339), ABRAHAM MIXON (3413), MALKIAH MIXON (3403), ABRAHAM MIXON (3401), MICHAEL MIXSON (3400)

 

Joyce Mixon, s. of Mallard and Lucy Parker Mixon, was b. Mar 20, 1883, d. Jul 19, 1952, m. Rhoda Parker, b. Nov 7, 1899, d. Jun 17, 1981.  Both bur. Mixon-Mizelle Cemetery, George County, MS.

Census:

1920 Beat 5, George, MS, age 32, wife Rhoda-17

1930 Beat 5, George, MS, age 48, wife Rhoda-28, children: Miree-4, father: Mallard-76, brother Knox-50

Children:

4325 Lary Ree Mixon - b. Jul 27, 1925, d. Mar. 30, 1982, m. Joe Mizell, b. Sep 15, 1922, d. Apr 16, 1969. Both bur. Mixon-Mizelle Cemetery, George County, MS. No children

3415 JAMES JOYCE MIXON, MALAKIAH MIXON (3403), ABRAHAM MIXON (3401), MICHAEL MIXSON (3400)

James Joyce Mixon, s. of Malakiah and Elizabeth Mixon, was b. in Lawrence County, MS, Nov. 22, 1828, d. 1915, Soon after 1850, he migrated to Texas and m. Feb. 2, 1853 to Ann Green of Tyler County, b. 1833, d. 1912. Both bur. Spiro City Cemetery, Spiro, OK.

Census:

1860 Moscow, Polk, TX, age 34, wife Ann-25, children: Mary-6, John-3, Alice-2

1870 Subdivision 21, Polk, TX, age 41, wife Anna-39, children: John-13, Nellie E-9, Malachi-4, Sidney J-1

1880 Polk, TX, age 51, wife Ann-46, children: Nellie-19, Aaron-13, Sidney-10, child of dau. Callie Vaught-4

1900 Justice Precinct 8, Polk, TX, age 71, wife Ann-66

1910 Spiro Ward 3, Le Flore, OK, age 81, wife Ann-76

They settled in Polk County where their children were born:

3455 Nancy Mixon - b. Nov. 24, 1853, d. Aug. 21, 1865

*3456 John Mixon - b. Mar. 24, 1856

3457 Ellis Mixon - b. Mar. 24, 1856 (Twin), d. July 9, 1859

3458 Alice Mixon - b. Sept. 2, 1858, d. April 21, 1864

3459 Nellie Ellender Mixon - b. June 9, 1861, d. 1947, m. Aug 9, 1880 to Edmund Goldwire Purvis, b. Jan 1, 1857, d. Sep 1, 1936. Both bur. Stryker Cemetery, Corrigan, Polk County, TX.  Children:

10465 Easter Mollie Purvis - b. Dec 8, 1881, d. May 10, 1966, m. (1) Thomas J Pentecost, b. Apr 11, 1878, d. Sep 1, 1920, m. (2) John Walter Fears, b. Jan 24, 1889

19492 Arthur Green “Art” Purvis – b. Sep 22, 1883, d. Jul 17, 1952, m. Josephine L Rice, b. Sep 17, 1888, d. Jun 16, 1947.  Both bur. Hill of Rest Cemetery, Baytown,Harris County, TX

19493 Ada Susan Purvis – b. Oct 31, 1886, d. Feb 1, 1960, John Robert Broom, b. Apr 5, 1872, d. May 5, 1957. Both bur. Stryker Cemetery, Corrigan, Polk County, TX. 

10462 Wilma B. Purvis - b. ____, m.  _____ Dale

10463 James Moody Purvis - b. Apr 3, 1890, d. Aug 16, 1927, bur. Union Springs Cemetery, Corrigan, Polk County, TX, m. Raye Locke

19494 Albert Sidney “Syd” Purvis – b. Dec 3, 1889, d. Apr 15, 1940, bur. Stryker Cemetery, Corrigan, Polk County, TX, m. Jessie Pearl LaSalle

10464 Edmund Byrd Purvis - b. May 22, 1895, d. Jun 11, 1967, m. Doris Mae Whitehead, b. Oct 4, 1909, d. Nov 16, 2001. Both bur. Stryker Cemetery, Corrigan, Polk County, TX. 

19495 McDougal Purvis – b. Feb 18, 1899, d. Apr 6, 1961, bur. Stryker Cemetery, Corrigan, Polk County, TX. 

19496 Lester Purvis – b Apr 5, 1901, d. Dec 27, 1972, m. Nannie Barkly, b. 1903, d. 1991

3460 James William Mixon - b. Nov. 2, 1864, d. Aug. 29, 1865

*3461 Aaron Malachi Mixon - b. July 16, 1866, d. Nov 28, 1951

*3462 Albert Sydney Mixon - b. Feb. 24, 1869

3463 Virginia Anne Mixon - b. Mar. 9, 1873, d. Sept. 29, 1873

James Joyce Mixon was a Confederate Soldier, Corporal in Co. "C",30th Texas Cavalry).


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