Mixsonian

19298 WILLIAM WASHINGTON MIXON, WILLIAM WASHINGTON MIXON (19269), MICHAEL MIXON (19261), MERIDITH MIXON (19260)

 

William Washington Mixon, s. of Michael Mixon and Zilpha Bartlet, was b. Feb 20, 1863, d. Jan 4, 1910, bur. Glover Cemetery, Augusta, Houston County, TX, m. Lizzie Butts, b. Jun 13, 1872, d. Jan 10, 1889.  Children:

19789 Mary Lizzie Pluma Mixon – b. 1888 William m. (2) Aug 27, 1893 to Laura Thrasher, b. Jan 23, 1877, d. May 4, 1963, bur. Poynor Cemetery, Poynor, Henderson County, TX.    

Census:

1900 Justice Precinct 5, Henderson, TX, age 37, wife Laura L-23, children: William L-5, Gordie W-2mo, Mary P-11

1910 Justice Precinct 7, Henderson, TX, widow Laura-32 at her parents home John Luvenia Thrasher with children: Gordon-10, George-7, John L-7mo

Children: 

19790 William L. Mixon – b. Dec 20, 1894, d. Oct 20, 1906, bur. Glover Cemetery, Augusta, Houston County, TX

 *4735 Gordon Washington Mixon – b. Feb 16, 1900, d. Apr 22, 1982 *4004 George Franklin Mixon Sr. – b. Oct 31, 1903, d. May 28, 1978

19791 Johnnie Lawerence Mixon – b. Sep 20, 1909, Oct 6, 1914, bur. Poynor Cemetery, Poynor, Henderson County, TX Laura m. (2) married Aug 16, 1914 to Napoleon B. Hamilton in Athens, Henderson County, TX

4004 GEORGE FRANKLIN MIXON, WILLIAM WASHINGTON MIXON (19298), WILLIAM WASHINGTON MIXON (19269), MICHAEL MIXON (19261), MERIDITH MIXON (19260)

George Franklin Mixon, s. of William Washington Mixon and his wife, Laura L. Thrasher Mixon, was - b. at Poynor, Henderson County, Texas, October 10, 1903, d. May 28, 1978, bur. Sparkman Hillcrest Memorial Park, Dalla, TX. Educated at thed allas College of the SMU, he became interested in dealing in real estate and developing same, and now owns extensive commercial properties, including one entire shopping center in Dallas. In January 1928, he, m. at Poynor, Texas, Maude Lela Williams - b. Jan. 11, 1908, d. Jun 18, 1995, dau. of Mark E. and May Ellison Williams. She is a graduate of a local business college. Mr. Mixon is a 32 degree Mason and a Shriner, and he and his wife are Baptist.

Census:

1930 Dallas, Dallas, TX, age 26, wife Maude-22, children: George-1 at the home of his uncle Lester Ellison

1940 University Park, Dallas, TX, age 36, wife Maude-32, children: George-11

Children:

4005 George Franklin Mixon, Jr. - b. Dec. 29, 1928, d. Apr 24, 2013, bur. Poynor Cemetery, Poynor, Henderson County, TX. He is associated with his father in the Mixon Realty Company, Mixon Construction Company, and Mixon Investment Company. On July 25, 1957, he, m. Nancy Leone Russell - b. Oct. 25, 1931 in Dallas, dau. of - b., m. Russell, Jr., and his wife, Leone Turner Russell. The family is Baptist, and Mr. Mixon is a 32 degree Mason and a Shriner (Holla Temple Shrine of Dallas). Children:

4006 George Franklin Mixon III - b. Jul. 22, 1958 in Dallas.

4007 Cynthia Lynn Mixon - b. Feb. 3, 1960 in Dallas.

4008 Marjorie Eileen Mixon - b. Mar. 11, 1963 in Dallas.

(In a letter received by the editor from Mr. George Franklin Mixon, Jr., in July 1970, he said they knew very little about his great-grandparents other than that his great-grandfather was born in Ireland, was a soldier in the Confederate Army and died of wounds received in 1864, a short time after the birth of his grandfather, William Washington Mixon. He presumed there were some brothers and sisters in the family and he hoped some information might be found on them).

 

4735 GORDON W. MIXON, WILLIAM WASHINGTON MIXON (19298), WILLIAM WASHINGTON MIXON (19269), MICHAEL MIXON (19261), MERIDITH MIXON (19260)

 

Gordon W. Mixon, Sr., son of William Washington Mixon and his wife, Laura Thrasher Mixon, was b. Feb 16, 1900, d. Apr 22, 1982 in Saint Paul, Ramsey, MN, where he owned and operated Standard Storage Battery Company. He says he was 9 years old when his father died (1909) who was then 46. Mr. Mixon, m. Katie Mae Spiva, b. Oct 15, 1908, d. Aug 17, 1975, dau. of John Spiva and Mary Hern.

Census: 1940 Kansas City, Jackson, MO, age 40, wife Katie Mae-31

Their children:

16385 Martha Mixon- b. Dec. 27, 1941, at St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. , m. Ronald Gagnon, 1962. Children:

16387 Lisa Gaguon - b. 1964

16388 Peter Gaguon - b. 1967

16389 Amy Gaguon - b. 1970

16386 Gordon W. Mixon, Jr. - b. May 18, 1943 at St. Paul. Minn. , m. Karon Tucker, 1963 - b. Dec. 8, 1943, dau. of Dr. James L. Tucker and wife, Elizabeth Coffee Tucker. Children:

4737 Tucker William Mixon - b. Oct. 26, 1963 at St. Paul, Minn.

4738 Timothy S. Mixon - b. Dec. 3, 1968 at St. Paul, Minn.

4739 Katherine C. Mixon - b. Feb. 6, 1973 at St. Paul, Minn.


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