James Mills Mitchell

26 June 1804–27 March 1860 (Age 55)
Barren, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of James Mills

When James Mills Mitchell was born on 26 June 1804, in Barren, Kentucky, United States, his father, Charles Mitchell, was 27 and his mother, Hester Mills, was 19. He married Eunice Perry Slinker on 9 July 1831, in Green, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 27 March 1860, in Sabine, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Vernon, Jackson, Louisiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Mills Mitchell
1804–1860
Eunice Perry Slinker
1814–1900
Marriage: 9 July 1831
Joshua Phipps Mitchell
1832–1896
William Thomas Mitchell
1834–1910
Martha E Mitchell
1837–1899
Charles Henry Mitchell
1839–1864
Nancy Elizabeth Mitchell
1842–1880
Eunicey Mary Mitchell
1843–1898
Samuel Mitchell
1846–
James Mills Mitchell II
1847–1911
Samuel Asberry Mitchell
1849–1935
Hetty J. Mitchell
1852–1899
John Rollie Mitchell Sr.
1855–1932

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 July 1831Green, Kentucky, United States
  • Children

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (7)

    1807 · Louisiana is Divided into 19 Parishes
    Age 3
    Louisiana was divided into 19 parishes (rather than counties or boroughs) on March 31, 1807. Currently, there are 64 parishes in Louisiana.
    1808
    Age 4
    Atlantic slave trade abolished.
    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 15
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    Name Meaning

    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 .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Michell
    Mutch
    Meikle
    Mickle
    Michael
    Mitchel
    Mixell
    Muckle

    Sources (4)

    • James Mitchell, "United States Census, 1850"
    • James M Mitchell, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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