Franklin Edward Mitchell

8 May 1869–15 May 1954 (Age 85)
Hoke, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Franklin Edward

Franklin Edward Mitchell was born on 8 May 1869, in Hoke, North Carolina, United States as the son of Major Darrius Mitchell and Nancy Ann Springs. He married Rose Alice Koonce on 11 August 1895, in Cumberland, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Seventy-First Township, Cumberland, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years and Pearces Mill Township, Cumberland, North Carolina, United States in 1940. He died on 15 May 1954, in Fayetteville, Cumberland, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Fayetteville, Cumberland, North Carolina, United States.

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Franklin Edward Mitchell
Rose Alice Koonce
Marriage: 11 August 1895
Mary Catherine Mitchell
John Leonard Mitchell
Margaret A. Mitchell
William D Mitchell
Benjamin Franklin Mitchell
Inez Dell Mitchell

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11 August 1895
Cumberland, North Carolina, United States


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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1877 · Last Troops Leave

Age 8

In 1877, the last of the troops that were occupying North Carolina left.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 27

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.

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 .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Frank Mitchell, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Franklin E Mitchell, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Frank E Mitchell, "United States Census, 1920"

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