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Gordon Forrest Mitchell
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Birth: Nov. 17, 1872
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA
Death: Aug. 2, 1956
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA

Gordon Forrest Mitchell was the fifth of eleven children born to Russell C. Mitchell, Sr. (1837-1905), a Confederate veteran and prominent Atlanta businessman, and his first wife Deborah Margaret Sweet (1847-1887). He was named for two famous Confederate generals, J. B. Gordon and N. B. Forrest. He was an attorney, in practice with his brother Eugene Muse Mitchell (1866-1944) for a time. He married Isabel Ormond Thomas on 8 Nov. 1892. He was an uncle of Margaret Mitchell who wrote "Gone with the Wind." 
 
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 Parents:
  Russell Crawford Mitchell (1837 - 1905)
  Deborah Margaret Sweet Mitchell (1847 - 1887)
 
 Spouse:
  Isabelle Thomas Mitchell (1880 - 1956)*
 
 Siblings:
  Eugene Muse Mitchell (1866 - 1944)*
  Gospero Sweet Mitchell (1868 - 1888)*
  Edward Russell Mitchell (1869 - 1870)*
  Jessie Mitchell (1871 - 1918)*
  Gordon Forrest Mitchell (1872 - 1956)
  Mary Leila Mitchell (1874 - 1891)*
  Robert McKenzie Mitchell (1876 - ____)*
  Deborah Sue Mitchell (1878 - 1908)*
  Russell Crawford Mitchell (1880 - 1916)*
  Aline Eliza Mitchell Timmons (1882 - 1956)*
  Irene Caroline Mitchell (1885 - 1908)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakland Cemetery
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: John Field Pankow
Record added: Jun 05, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53272729
Gordon Forrest Mitchell
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Gordon Forrest Mitchell
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IN HONOR OF HIS FATHER RUSSELL CRAWFORD MITCHELL WHO SERVED IN THE CONFEDERATE ARMY.
- REBEL BELLE
 Added: Feb. 20, 2011

- Sarah Johnson
 Added: Dec. 12, 2010
 
 
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