Ella Rae Mitchell

9 September 1953–12 January 1955 (Age 1)
Tooele, Tooele, Utah, United States

The Life of Ella Rae

When Ella Rae Mitchell was born on 9 September 1953, in Tooele, Tooele, Utah, United States, her father, Lawrence A Mitchell, was 24 and her mother, Ilene Prescott, was 24. She died on 12 January 1955, in her hometown, at the age of 1, and was buried in Francis, Summit, Utah, United States.

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Lawrence A Mitchell
Ilene Prescott
Earl Mitchell
Lawrence Wayne Mitchell
Jolene Mitchell
Ella Rae Mitchell
Denice Mitchell

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World Events (2)

1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 2

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.
1955 · To War in Vietnam

Age 2

The Vietnam War was another civil war brought about from the Cold War. It was fought between the North Vietnamese, who were supported by the Soviet Union, China, and other communist allies, and the South Vietnamese, who were supported by the United States, South Korea, the Philippines, Australia, Thailand and other anti-communist allies. The war caused two more civil wars in Laos and Cambodia and resulted in all three countries becoming communist states.

Name Meaning

Scottish, English, and Irish:1. from the Middle English, Old French personal name Michel, vernacular form of Michael . 2. nickname for a big man, from Middle English michel, mechel, muchel ‘big’. 3. Irish (County Connacht): surname adopted as equivalent of Mulvihill .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Ellarare in entry for L Wayne Mitchell, "Idaho, Southeast Counties Obituaries, 1864-2007"
  • Ellarare in entry for L Wayne Mitchell, "Idaho, Southern Counties Obituaries, 1943-2013"
  • Ella Rae Mitchell, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

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