Frank P Mitchell

August 1885–
Ursa Township, Adams, Illinois, United States

The Life of Frank P

When Frank P Mitchell was born in August 1885, in Ursa Township, Adams, Illinois, United States, his father, Dr James Asbury Mitchell, was 31 and his mother, Elizabeth C Patton, was 19. He married Bessie M Workman on 2 February 1916, in Centralia, Lewis, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Dryad, Lewis, Washington, United States for about 5 years and Eugene Election Precinct 13, Lane, Oregon, United States in 1940.

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Frank P Mitchell
Bessie M Workman
Marriage: 2 February 1916
Lorayne W Mitchell

Spouse and Children

2 February 1916
Centralia, Lewis, Washington, United States


    Lorayne W Mitchell


Parents and Siblings

    Dr James Asbury Mitchell


    Elizabeth C Patton






    Ruth Ellen Mitchell


    Charles Mitchell


    James Mitchell


+4 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1889 · Washington Becomes a State

Age 4

On November 11, 1889, Washington Territory became Washington State the 42nd state to enter the Union. The state was named in honor of George Washington.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 31

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

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)

  • Frank Mitchell in household of James A Mitchell, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Frank Mitchell in household of James A Mitchell, "United States Census, 1900"
  • F P Mitchell, "United States Census, 1940"

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