Zedekiah Mixon

Brief Life History of Zedekiah

When Zedekiah Mixon was born on 1 August 1752, in New Hanover, North Carolina, British Colonial America, his father, George Mixon, was 51 and his mother, Elizabeth Lanier, was 42. He married Mary Martha Campeign about 1775, in Aurora, Beaufort, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Beaufort, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years. He died on 15 April 1811, in Aurora, Beaufort, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Beaufort, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Zedekiah Mixon
1752–1811
Mary Martha Campeign
1755–1829
Marriage: about 1775
James Mixon
1776–1817
Zedekiah Mixon Jr
about 1794–1860
Rosetta Mixon
1778–
Micajah Mixon
1780–1841
Lydia Elizabeth Mixon
1782–1837
Joanna Mixen
1784–1837
Nancy Mixon
1789–
Elijah H Mixon
1795–1873
Jesse Mixon
1797–1837

Sources (6)

  • Zedekiah Mixon, "United States Census, 1790"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Zedekiah Mixen - Government record: birth-name: Zedekiah Mixon
  • Zedekiah Mixon, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (7)

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.

1774 · Edenton Tea Party

On October 25, 1774, the Edenton Tea Party took place. It was the first organized women's protest. They put their cups down and refused to buy any tea.

1776

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

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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