Ivy Monroe Mitchell

Male10 March 1895–31 December 1958

Brief Life History of Ivy Monroe

When Ivy Monroe Mitchell was born on 10 March 1895, in Robeline, Natchitoches, Louisiana, United States, his father, Henry "Doke" Mitchell, was 39 and his mother, Patience Jane Russell, was 37. He married Theo Thelma Neuman on 16 May 1919. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Many, Sabine, Louisiana, United States in 1930 and Ward Four, Sabine, Louisiana, United States in 1940. He died on 31 December 1958, in Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Fenders Cemetery, Many, Sabine, Louisiana, United States.

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Ivy Monroe Mitchell
Theo Thelma Neuman
Marriage: 16 May 1919
Ruthie Marcelite Mitchell
Ruby Marie Mitchell
Aubrey Monroe Mitchell
Delmar William Mitchell

Sources (5)

  • Ivan M Mitchel, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ivy Mitchell, "Louisiana Deaths, 1850-1875, 1894-1960"
  • Ivy Monroe in entry for Mrs Ruby Marie Leach Hufstetler, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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  • Marriage
    16 May 1919
  • Children (4)

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    Siblings (14)

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    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 1

    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    1898 · War with the Spanish

    Age 3

    After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

    1912 · The Girl Scouts

    Age 17

    Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

    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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