Roland W. Mitchell

6 September 1926–16 November 1982 (Age 56)
Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, United States

The Life of Roland W.

Roland W. Mitchell was born on 6 September 1926, in Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, United States. He died on 16 November 1982, at the age of 56.

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World Events (3)

1927

Age 1

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1929

Age 3

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1939 · Nylon Plant in Seaford

Age 13

In 1939, DuPont opened a nylon plant in Seaford, Delaware. The idea came when in 1935, Dr. Wallace discovered a synthetic fiber.

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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  • Roland W. Mitchell, "Delaware Marriage Records, 1913-1954"

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