THE MIXON-MIXSON FAMILY
James C. Mixson, s. of Simeon and Margaret Campbell Mixson, was b. in Miss., 1834. Family records show nothing else about him. However, the marriage records of Falls County, TX (where some of the Mixson married) show that "Charlie" Mixson was married to Mahala Kirk, Sept.25, 1870. This could be he.
Travis Jefferson Mixson, s. of Simeon P. and Margaret Campbell Mixson, was b. in McClennan County, TX, Jul 14, 1842, d. Feb 12, 1924, bur. Bruceville-Moore Cemetery, Bruceville, TX , and on Jan.27, 1861, he m. Elizabeth Katherine Masters. (She is listed as "Cynthia" in Falls County Marriage Records) - b. April 7, 1844, d. Feb. 17, 1866. Their children:
*3280 Katherine Mixson - b. Feb. 17, 1866, d. Feb. 12, 1905, m. Ben Kincannon.
Mr. Mixson m. (2) Frances Blasingame, b. 1847, d. 1919, . Bruceville-Moore Cemetery, Bruceville, TX . Their children:
3281 Lily Mixson - b. May 2, 1871, d. Sep, 2, 1914, bur. Bruceville-Moore Cemetery, Bruceville, TX
*3282 Carroll Edward Mixson - b. Nov. 26, 1873, d. Jan. 13, 1937
*3284 Jennie Belle Mixson - b. Mar.25, 1880, d. Feb. 13, 1934 , m. Joel Kincannon
*3285 James Greene Mixson - b. Mar.25, 1880 (Twin), d. Jul. 23, 1957
3286 Margaret Mae Mixson – b. Oct 5, 1882, d. Apr 17, 1935, m. John Daniel Salley, b. Mar 1, 1878, d. May 23, 1945. Both bur. Clayton Cemetery, Bricelyn, Faribault County, MN
3287 Beltram Mixson - b. 1885, d. 1898
Davis Clinton Mixson, s. of Simeon P. and Margaret Campbell Mixson, was b. in McClennan County, TX, Feb. 28, 1847, d. Dec. 6, 1899, bur. Cox Cemetery, Bruceville, TX . About 1864, he m. Laura Mayfield, d. Aug. 15, 1940, bur. Oakwood Cemetery, Waco, TX, dau. of W. J. and M. R. Mayfield . Their Children:
3288 C. Mixson - (Daughter) - b. ca. 1865
3289 Lillie Mixson - b. ca. 1870
3290 Carroll Mixson - b. ca. 1873
3291 S.A. Mixson - (Son) - b. ca. 1876
(Above from census records; following from family records
3292 Edward Mixson - b. Dec, 24, 1879, d. July 12, 1968, bur. Oakwood Cemetery, Waco, TX . He m. Shirliereed Streeter - b. Feb. 8, 1886, d. Dec, 21, 1975 . A.B., U. of Tex., 1908, professor of Biology at East Texas State Teachers College, 1917- 1931. Both bur. Oakwood Cemetery , Waco, TX No children.
10167 Edwin Connally - b. ____, d. ca.1929 while medical student at Baylor University.
10168 Wendell Connally
10168 Clarence Connally, Jr.
John Baptist Mixson, s. of Simeon and Margaret Campbell Mixson, was b, in TX, Apr 15, 1851, d. Apr 30, 1927 at Quanah, TX On Nov 25, 1869, he m. Hester M. Blessingame, b. Jul 11, 1856, d. Jul 11, 1918. Both bur. Quanah Memorial Park, Quanah, Hardeman County, TX.
1900 Justice Precinct 6, McLennan, TX, age 47, wife Hester-46, children: Olie-21, Penn-15
1920 Quanah, Hardeman, TX, age 64, at home of daughter Minnie Chase and her husband Fred
3294 Minnie M. Mixson - b. Mar 1873, d. Feb 23, 1947, m. Fred Chase, b. 1859 d. 1939
3295 Margaret (Mattie) Mixson - b. at Quanah, TX, Feb. 18, 1874, d. Sept. 1, 1941, m. Feb. 11, 1898, Hotze “Harry” Koch, b. in Holland Oct 22, 1867, d. Jun 21, 1942 and emigrated to this country in 1888 and settled at Quanah, TX He was founder and publisher of the Quanah Tribune Chief, which is still in the hands of his descendants. Both bur. Quanah Memorial Park, Quanah, Hardeman County, TX. Children,
5539 John Anton Koch - b. Oct 16, 1898, d. Jun 22, 1956bur. Quanah Memorial Park, Quanah, Hardeman County, TX, m. (1) Stella Jean Duggan (later divorced). Children:
5540 John Anton Koch, III - b. Jun 26, 1933, killed in a plane crash in Arkansas, Feb. 23, 1961. (Age 27, not married).m. Carol Odell.
Mr. Koch m. (2) Carroll O'Dell - b. May 8, 1912, d. Nov 12, 2005, bur. Quanah Memorial Park, Quanah, Hardeman County, TX, dau. of Edward Oscar and Dell Carroll O'Dell. She was publisher of the “Quanah Tribune Chief” until she retired. Children
5541 Carol Margaret Koch - b. April 1, 1940, m. Platt Livingston Allen, Jr. (See #4847)
5542 Harry Koch - b. Mar. 6, 1942, d. Jul 14, 2003, bur. Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery, Dallas, Dallas County, TX, Lawyer, graduate of Culver Military Academy, Sou. Methodist U. , at Dallas, with his law degree from Baylor. Presently, Asst. U. S. Dist. Attorney at Dallas. Not married.
5543 Fred Koch - b. July 17, 1945, graduate Deerfield (Mass. ) Academy, Leland Stanford University, Bachelor's and Mar. D. degrees (1975), presently serving internship at Portland (Ore. ) U. Hospital to study or pursue further courses in clinical and nuclear medicine. - Not married.
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