James Mitchell

1726–21 November 1773 (Age 47)
Elizabeth Township, Essex, New Jersey, United States

The Life of James

When James Mitchell was born in 1726, in Elizabeth Township, Essex, New Jersey, United States, his father, Robert Allen Mitchell, was 36 and his mother, Elizabeth Jewell, was 38. He married Margaret Dagworthy about 1750, in Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 21 November 1773, at the age of 47.

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James Mitchell
1726–1773
Margaret Dagworthy
1725–
Marriage: about 1750
James Mitchel
1751–
"Gov". Nathaniel Mitchell
1753–1814
Abigail Mitchel
1753–
Elizabeth Dagworthy Mitchel
1760–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1750
Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, United States
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

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)

  • James Mitchell in entry for Margaret Dagworthy, "United States Rosters of Revolutionary War Soldiers and Sailors, 1775-1783"
  • James Mitchell, "United States Rosters of Revolutionary War Soldiers and Sailors, 1775-1783"
  • James Mitchel in entry for James Mitchel, "New Jersey Births and Christenings, 1660-1980"

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