George Mixon

Brief Life History of George

When George Mixon was born in 1748, in Craven, North Carolina, British Colonial America, his father, William Mixon, was 43 and his mother, Frances Bryan, was 33. He married Elizabeth Eborn about 1763, in South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Orangeburg, Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States in 1800. He died before 1810, in Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Mixon
1748–1810
Elizabeth Eborn
1751–1820
Marriage: about 1763
Philadelphia Mixon
1765–1837
Adriel Adariah Mixon
1777–
Adriel George Mixon
daughter Mixson
1784–
Sarah Mixon
1784–1866
daughter Mixson (2)
1786–
Obediah Flemming Mixon
1787–1832
Michael Mixon
1790–1860
Miss Mixon
1794–
Benjamin Hadad Mixon
1797–1858

Sources (5)

  • George Mixen, "United States Census, 1790"
  • Ancestry Family Trees
  • George Mixon, "United States Census, 1800"

World Events (6)

1767 · Tryon Palace

Built on August 26, 1767, the Tryon Palace became the capitol building for North Carolina. The building was named after William Tryon a British officer and colonial official.

1776

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

1781 · The First Constitution

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

Name Meaning

English:

variant of Megginson or Meggison .

possibly a habitational name from Mixon in Staffordshire (the name of which means ‘dunghill’).

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

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