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 John Caldwell “J. C.” Mitchell

John Caldwell “J. C.” Mitchell

Birth
Union County, Ohio, USA
Death 1905 (aged 78–79)
Union County, Ohio, USA
Burial Union County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 27270059 · View Source
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John Caldwell 'J C' Mitchell is the son of Judge David Mitchell and Hannah Caldwell. On 26 Aug 1851, he married his cousin, Nancy Jane McCullough. They had six children: Lucinda, Emma Jane, Margaret R (died in infancy), Samuel Madison, David Addison and Z O Mitchell (died in infancy).

Source: Beers 1883 Union County [Ohio] History
"J. C. MITCHELL, farmer, P. O. Unionville Center. The Mitchell family are largely represented in Union County, the descendants of whom were of Pennsylvania stock. The grand parent, Samuel, with a colony of four families, was the first to found a settlement on the Darby in this county, in 1799, where they raised families and died. Judge David Mitchell, the father of our subject, was born in York County, Penn., April 30, 1761, and was one of four children, who passed a portion of their lives in this county, where he died January 28, 1836. His first wife, Miss [Martha] Black, was born in August 1764, and died September 20, 1823, and were the parents of thirteen children. His second marriage was to Miss Rebecca Nelson, February 26, 1824. She died October 9, 1824. He returned to his native place in Pennsylvania, where he was again married October 6, 1825, to Miss Hannah, daughter of John Caldwell, of York County, Penn. David Mitchell served as Justice of the Peace all his life, and married thirty-two couples in Union County. He was one of the first Associate Judges of the county, and for years an Elder of the Presbyterian Church. His counsel was sought in all public affairs; he was a father to the poor, and in death left an honored and cherished name."



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John C Mitchell, 1826-1905


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  • Created by: Regena Mitchell
  • Added: 2 Jun 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 27270059
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Caldwell “J. C.” Mitchell (25 Aug 1826–1905), Find A Grave Memorial no. 27270059, citing Mitchell Cemetery, Union County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Regena Mitchell (contributor 47013402) .