James Mitchell


Brief Life History of James

James Mitchell was born in 1788, in Sumner, Tennessee, United States. He married Sally Donoho on 17 November 1821, in Sumner, Tennessee, United States.

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James Mitchell
Sally Donoho
Marriage: 17 November 1821

Sources (4)

  • James Mitchell, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • James Mitchell, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • James Mitchell, "Tennessee State Marriage Index, 1780-2002"

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  • Marriage
    17 November 1821Sumner, Tennessee, United States
  • World Events (3)

    1788 · The First Presidential Election

    Age 0

    The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.


    Age 1

    George Washington elected first president of United States.

    1796 · Tennessee Becomes a State

    Age 8

    On June 1, 1796, Tennessee became the 16th state.

    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.

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