Lillian Mae Mixon

3 June 1915–10 May 1995 (Age 79)
Kenedy, Karnes, Texas, United States

The Life of Lillian Mae

When Lillian Mae Mixon was born on 3 June 1915, in Kenedy, Karnes, Texas, United States, her father, John Silas Mixon, was 25 and her mother, Mary Viola Hudspeth, was 23. She lived in Justice Precinct 4, Karnes, Texas, United States in 1920. She died on 10 May 1995, in Houston, Harris, Texas, United States, at the age of 79.

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Albert Barton Rose
1909–1978
Lillian Mae Mixon
1915–1995

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

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.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 14

Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 22

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English:1. habitational name from Mixon in Staffordshire, named from Old English mixen ‘dungheap’, or a topographic name for someone who lived by a dungheap. 2. patronymic from a pet form of Michael .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • Lillian Mixon in household of John Mixon, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lillian M Mixon in household of John Mixon, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lillian Mae Mixon in entry for Betty Lynn Rose, "Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997"

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