Wayne Jack Mitchell

28 April 1898–January 1985 (Age 86)
Philippi, Barbour, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Wayne Jack

When Wayne Jack Mitchell was born on 28 April 1898, in Philippi, Barbour, West Virginia, United States, his father, John Harvey Mitchell, was 29 and his mother, Mary Ellen McVicker, was 19. He married Rhoda Pearl Poe on 20 November 1925, in Barbour, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Pleasant District, Barbour, West Virginia, United States for about 40 years. He died in January 1985, in Barbour, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 86.

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Wayne Jack Mitchell
Rhoda Pearl Poe
Marriage: 20 November 1925
Viola Gay Mitchell

Spouse and Children

20 November 1925
Barbour, West Virginia, United States


    Viola Gay Mitchell


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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 2

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 25

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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)

  • Wane Mitchel in household of John H Mitchel, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Wayne J Mitchell in household of John H Mitchell, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Wayne Mitchell in household of John Mitchell, "United States Census, 1910"

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