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Samuel Mixon (2) [Parents] 1 was born in 1750 in Cheraws District, SC. He died in 1817 in SC. He married Keziah Smith on 27 Jan 1775 in Cheraws District, SC.

Other marriages:
, Mary [--?--] (4)
Truett, Sarah

Five of Samuel Mixon's daughters married men with the Watford/Wadford
surname, who are assumed to be brothers or cousins.
The Darlington County court was petitioned by Barnabas Wadford and
Lydia Mixon Wadford on 1 Jan 1821 for division of the estate of
Lydia's father, Samuel Mixon. The petition named all children and his
widow Sarah. Final settlement was not made until 23 Feb 1829.
-from Donna Jenkins rdjenkins@sbcglobal.net

Keziah Smith was born about 1750. She died after 1795. She married Samuel Mixon (2) on 27 Jan 1775 in Cheraws District, SC.

They had the following children:

  F i Sarah Mixon was born in 1776 in Cheraws District, SC. She died in 1870.
  F ii Lydia Elizabeth Mixon
  M iii Ichabod Mixon
  F iv Penelope Mixon was born in 1780 in Cheraws District, SC. She died after 1840.

Married to Joseph Wadford ca 1800.
  F v Rachel Mixon was born in 1781 in Cheraws District, SC. She died before 1860.
  M vi John Mixon (3)
  F vii Nancy Mixon
  M viii Elijah Mixon (3)
  M ix Samuel Gooden Mixon was born in 1788. He died before 1870.
  M x James Jehu Mixon was born in 1790. He died before 1860.
  F xi Rhodie Mixon
  F xii Mary Mixon (2)

John Mixon (3) [Parents] was born in 1783 in Cheraws District, SC. He died in 1825. He married Martha Windham before 1815.

Martha Windham was born about 1795. She died after 1823. She married John Mixon (3) before 1815.

They had the following children:

  M i Thomas D. Asbury Mixon was born in 1815. He died after 1845.

Married to Elizabeth Lucinda Graham.
  M ii George Ichabod Mixon was born in 1817. He died on 7 Jun 1904.

Married to Mary Ann Truett.
  M iii Elijah B. Mixon 1 was born in 1823. He died about 1857.

Married to Sarah Wells.

Michael "Micah" Mixon [Parents] 1, 2, 3 was born in 1742 in Cheraws District, SC. He died in 1805 in Darlington County, SC. He married Mary Russell on 25 Aug 1778.

Other marriages:
Williamson, Lydia

Michael Mixon served in the American Revolutionary War, in Northeast
St. David's Parish Volunteer Company under Captain Robert Lide during
1775. He left property and slaves to his heirs, as mentioned in his
will of 14 March 1805.

Mary Russell was born before 1760. She died before 1830. She married Michael "Micah" Mixon on 25 Aug 1778.

They had the following children:

  F i Mary Mixon (3) was born in 1779 in SC. She died before 1870 in LA.

Mary Mixon was married to Joshua Perkins in SC before 1800.
  M ii John Mixon (2) was born in 1780 in Cheraws District, SC. He died before 1870.
  M iii Michael "Micha" Mixon Jr. was born in 1781 in Cheraws District, SC. He died in 1830.
  F iv Elizabeth Mixon (2)
  M v Samuel Mixon (3)

James Martin Shofner [Parents] 1, 2 was born on 3 Jun 1863 in Rehoboth, Wilcox County, AL. He died on 3 Jun 1926 in Mobile, Mobile County, AL. He was buried on 5 Jun 1926 in Fort Crawford Cemetery, Brewton, Escambia County, AL. He married 3 Elizabeth Jane Mixon on 24 Apr 1888 in Conecuh County, AL.

Dr. James Martin Shofner was a Methodist preacher. He founded the
Downing Industrial School for Girls in 1906 in Brewton, AL, later
renamed the Downing-Shofner Institute. The school was built on the
former site of Fort Crawford (1816-1819), now occupied by Fort
Crawford Park. It eventually grew to include three dormitories, an
administration building, the president's home, two farmhouses, an
enrollment of 173 pupils, and a faculty of fourteen. A history
entitled "The Story of a Dream" was written by a benefactor of the
school. This, along with other material about the school and Dr.
Shofner, is available in the archives of Escambia County Historical
Society of Brewton, Alabama.
http://www.escohis.org
- 2002 Jim Shofner

Elizabeth Jane Mixon [Parents] 1, 2, 3, 4 was born on 12 Mar 1861 in Conecuh County, AL. She died on 27 May 1945 in Lakeland, Polk County, FL. She was buried on 30 May 1945 in Fort Crawford Cemetery, Brewton, Escambia County, AL. She married 5 James Martin Shofner on 24 Apr 1888 in Conecuh County, AL.

They had the following children:

  F i Eva Inez Shofner
  F ii Beulah Elizabeth Shofner
  M iii James Ellsberry Shofner
  M iv Clyde Mixon Shofner was born on 16 Sep 1895 in Louisville, Barbour County, AL. He died on 31 Jul 1915 in Brewton, Escambia County, AL. He was buried on 2 Aug 1915 in Fort Crawford Cemetery, Brewton, Escambia County, AL.
  F v Willie Mae Shofner
  M vi Frank Nelson Shofner

Wesley Munson Mixon [Parents] was born in 1818 in TN. He died in 1874. He married Sarah Hopson Owen on 14 May 1846 in MS.

Other marriages:
Jones, Frances Elizabeth

Sarah Hopson Owen was born about 1831 in AL. She died before 1860 in MS. She married Wesley Munson Mixon on 14 May 1846 in MS.

They had the following children:

  M i Frank Mixon was born in 1848 in Tippah County, MS. He died after 1850.
  M ii Henry Sloane Mixon was born in 1849 in Tippah County, MS. He died in 1929 in Marianna, Lee County, AR.
  F iii Ella Mixon was born in 1852 in Tippah County, MS. She died after 1879.
  M iv William Munson Mixon was born in 1856 in Tippah County, MS. He died after 1870.

Joseph Lane Mixon [Parents] 1 was born in 1861 in AL. He died about 1915. He married Mary E. Stuckey on 21 Dec 1882 in Conecuh County, AL.

Other marriages:
Kirksey, Mary

Mary E. Stuckey was born before 1865. She died before 1890. She married Joseph Lane Mixon on 21 Dec 1882 in Conecuh County, AL.

They had the following children:

  F i Ella Mixon (3) was born after 1882. She died about 1950.
  M ii Ira Mixon (2) was born after 1882. He died about 1950.
  M iii Jack Mixon was born after 1882. He died about 1955.
  F iv Janie Mixon was born after 1882. She died about 1955.
  F v Nannie Mixon was born after 1882. She died about 1955.
  M vi Joseph Wesley Mixon was born on 28 Mar 1887 in AL. He died on 17 Sep 1903 in Monroe County, AL. He was buried on 19 Sep 1903 in Puryearville Cemetery, Burnt Corn, Monroe County, AL.

George Cary Stamps was born about 1895. He died about 1970. He married Elvy Lucille Mixon on 18 Jan 1926 in Curtis, AL.

Elvy Lucille Mixon [Parents] 1, 2 was born on 6 Feb 1894 in Conecuh County, AL. She died on 20 Jul 1958 in Pensacola, Escambia County, FL. She married George Cary Stamps on 18 Jan 1926 in Curtis, AL.

Elvy Lucille Mixon was a teacher at the Brooklyn Male and Female
Academy in Conecuh County, AL from 1918 to 1920; Joel Lethia Steeley,
Principal.


William Wesley Williams [Parents] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 was born in Jan 1852 in Conecuh County, AL. He died before 1930. He married 7 Emily Mixon on 24 Jan 1875 in Conecuh County, AL.

William's nickname was Hap.

Emily Mixon [Parents] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 was born in 1851 in AL. She died in 1945. She married 8 William Wesley Williams on 24 Jan 1875 in Conecuh County, AL.

Emily's nickname was Emma.

They had the following children:

  M i Ira F. Williams
  F ii Fannie P. Williams 1 was born in 1877 in Conecuh County, AL. She died before 1960.
  F iii Eulah E. Williams 1, 2 was born in Dec 1878 in Conecuh County, AL. She died before 1970.
  F iv Alvine E. Williams 1, 2 was born in Apr 1880 in Conecuh County, AL. She died before 1970.
  M v Lawrence I. Williams 1, 2 was born on 1 Dec 1881 in Conecuh County, AL. He died in Apr 1963 in TX.
  F vi Claudia E. Williams 1 was born in Aug 1884 in Conecuh County, AL. She died before 1980.
  M vii John W. Williams 1, 2 was born on 28 Nov 1886 in Conecuh County, AL. He died in Nov 1972 in Monroe County, MS.
  M viii Samuel D. Williams 1, 2 was born in Nov 1889 in Conecuh County, AL. He died in 1983.
  M ix Grover C. Williams 1, 2, 3 was born in Nov 1892 in Conecuh County, AL. He died about 1966.

James Redding Mixon [Parents] 1, 2, 3 was born on 9 Dec 1851 in Conecuh County, AL. He died on 9 Mar 1932 in Cushing, Nacogdoches County, TX. He married Mary Alice Skeeters on 5 Sep 1888 in Nacogdoches, Nacogdoches County, TX.

Other marriages:
McClammy, Julia Ann

Mary Alice Skeeters was born in Oct 1858. She died after 1920. She married James Redding Mixon on 5 Sep 1888 in Nacogdoches, Nacogdoches County, TX.

They had the following children:

  F i Leila Mixon
  F ii Ethel Mixon
  F iii Lily Mixon was born on 17 Apr 1895. She died in Nov 1975.

Irvin Mixon (2) [Parents] 1, 2, 3 was born on 21 Jul 1854 in Conecuh County, AL. He died on 17 Jul 1920 in Phoenix, AZ. He married Susan Emma Morgan on 28 Oct 1874 in Caldwell Parish, LA.

Susan Emma Morgan was born on 31 Jan 1855 in Talladega County, AL. She died on 16 Dec 1937 in El Paso, El Paso County, TX. She was buried on 19 Dec 1937 in Phoenix, AZ. She married Irvin Mixon (2) on 28 Oct 1874 in Caldwell Parish, LA.

They had the following children:

  F i Eula Virginia Mixon was born on 1 Sep 1875 in Caldwell Parish, LA. She died in Jun 1960 in El Paso, El Paso County, TX.
  M ii Marion Vincent Mixon was born on 15 Dec 1879 in Caldwell Parish, LA. He died in Dec 1962 in Phoenix, AZ.
  F iii Lillie Mixon was born in 1882 in Taylor County, TX. She died in 1882 in Taylor County, TX.

Died a few days after birth.
  F iv Lizzie Vera Mixon was born on 16 Feb 1883 in Taylor County, TX. She died after 1980 in Phoenix, AZ.
  F v Mattie Irene Mixon was born on 2 Jul 1885 in Taylor County, TX. She died in May 1926 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA.
  M vi Haynes Volmer Mixon was born on 29 May 1889 in Caldwell Parish, LA. He died in Jul 1957 in Phoenix, AZ.
  M vii Nelson Irvin Mixon

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