When Joshua Crowther Mitchell was christened on 23 March 1788, in Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Joseph Mitchell, was 36 and his mother, Ann Nancy Crowder, was 47. He married Elizabeth Frost on 4 March 1832, in Stockport, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Stockport, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom in 1832.
English and Scottish: from the vernacular pronunciation in Middle English and Older Scots of the personal name Michael . See Michelson .
English and Scottish: nickname for a big man, from Middle English michel, mechel, muchel ‘big’.
Irish (County Connacht): surname adopted as equivalent of Mulvihill .