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Alexander Stephens Mitchell
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Birth: Jan. 14, 1896
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA
Death: May 12, 1983
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA

Alexander Stephens Mitchell, called Stephens, was the second of three children born to Eugene Muse Mitchell (1866-1944) and his wife Mary Isabel "Maybelle" Stephens (1872-1919). He had an elder brother, Russell Stephens Mitchell (1894-1894) and a sister, Margaret Munnerlyn Mitchell (1900-1949) who wrote "Gone with the Wind."

Stephens attended the University of Georgia, where he was a member of Beta Delta Chapter of Delta Tau Delta Fraternity. Like his father before him, he became a well known and wildely respected lawyer and historian in Atlanta.

On 3 May 1927, Stephens married Miss Caroline Louise Reynolds (21 May 1902-30 Aug. 1950), called Carrie Lou. She was a daughter of Joseph Shewmake Reynolds and his wife Fannie Hansberger, orignally from Augusta, who moved to Atlanta in 1916. Her brother was Glascock Reynolds (1903-1967), a noted artist.

Stephens and Carrie Lou lost one child to a miscarriage in the first year of their marriage. Subsequently, they had two sons, Eugene Muse Mitchell (6 April 1931-8 Aug. 2007, m. Virginia, lived in Michigan) and Joseph Reynolds Mitchell. Carrie Lou died in 1950, and in 1952, Mr. Mitchell maried Miss Anita Benteen (12 Aug. 1902-25 Apr. 1978).

Stephens Mitchell was president of the Atlanta Bar Association, the editor of the "Atlanta Historical Society Bulletin," a member of the Catholic Layman's Association, a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Atlanta, and the Vincentian Society (Society of St. Vincent De Paul). He was a devout Catholic and devoted much time and engergy to charitable and philanthropic endeavors. 
 
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 Parents:
  Eugene Muse Mitchell (1866 - 1944)
  Mary Isabel Stephens Mitchell (1872 - 1919)
 
 Spouses:
  Caroline Louise Reynolds Mitchell (1902 - 1950)
  Anita Benteen Mitchell (1902 - 1978)*
 
 Children:
  Eugene Muse Mitchell (1931 - 2007)*
  Joseph Reynolds Mitchell (1935 - 2011)*
 
 Siblings:
  Russell Stephens Mitchell (1894 - 1894)*
  Alexander Stephens Mitchell (1896 - 1983)
  Margaret Mitchell (1900 - 1949)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakland Cemetery
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: John Field Pankow
Record added: Jun 05, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53271325
Alexander Stephens Mitchell
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Alexander Stephens Mitchell
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Alexander Stephens Mitchell
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- Joyce
 Added: Sep. 17, 2014
GOD Bless you and all which do and/or the ones which come here to view this too now!!
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie
 Added: Jul. 20, 2014
My fifth cousin. We share the same great great great great grandfather, William DeWitt Mitchell.
- Lyneva Mitchell Grauberger
 Added: Feb. 5, 2014
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