George Mitchell was born in 1838. He married Elizabeth Brooks in September 1860, in Cromford, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter.
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 .