Charles Alexander ( Hec) Mitchell

30 November 1878–
Great Bend, Barton, Kansas, United States

The Life of Charles Alexander ( Hec)

When Charles Alexander ( Hec) Mitchell was born on 30 November 1878, in Great Bend, Barton, Kansas, United States, his father, George Wilber Mitchell, was 32 and his mother, Mary Grace Trethway, was 21. He lived in Seward, Stafford, Kansas, United States in 1880. He was buried in Hoisington, Barton, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Wilber Mitchell
1846–1921
Mary Grace Trethway
1857–1887
William Lincolin Mitchell
1875–1934
Arthur Thomas Mitchell
1877–
Charles Alexander ( Hec) Mitchell
1878–
Harry Francis Mitchell Twin
1881–1952
John Nance Mitchell ( Twin )
1881–1953
Jessie Mitchell
1882–1883
Nellie Verna Mitchell
1884–1958
Clara Grace Mitchell
1885–1983

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1881 · Kansas Prohibits Alcoholic Beverages

Age 3

Kansas became the first state to adopt a constitutional amendment which prohibited all alcoholic beverages on February 19, 1881.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 31

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

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 (2)

  • Alexander Mitchell in household of Geo Mitchell, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Charles Alexander (Hec) Mitchell - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Charles Alexander (Hec) Mitchell

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