When Annie Jean Mitchell was born on 3 October 1859, in Highbury, Kings, Nova Scotia, Canada, her father, James Mitchell, was 38 and her mother, Margaret Mitchell, was 36. She married George Wellington Whitman on 24 October 1899, in Grand-Pré, Kings, Nova Scotia, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada in 1871 and Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada in 1911. She died on 13 November 1943, in Windsor, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada, at the age of 84.
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 .