Arthur Thomas Mitchell

1877–Male
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Arthur Thomas

When Arthur Thomas Mitchell was born in February 1877, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, George Wilber Mitchell, was 30 and his mother, Mary Grace Trethway, was 19. He lived in Seward, Stafford, Kansas, United States in 1880.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Arthur Thomas Mitchell
1877–
Pearl Jewel Kelchner
1881–

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · Kansas Prohibits Alcoholic Beverages

Age 4

Kansas became the first state to adopt a constitutional amendment which prohibited all alcoholic beverages on February 19, 1881.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 28

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 31

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Arthur Mitchell in household of Geo Mitchell, "United States Census, 1880"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.