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MITCHELL (Soundex M324) — See also BATCHELLER, GATCHELL, GETCHELL, GITCHELL, KITCHEL, KITCHELL, KITCHELT, MICHELL, MITCH, MITCHEL, MITCHELL-SMITH, MITCHELLSON, MITCHELSON, MITCHEM, MITCHENER, MITCHILL, MITCHINER, MITCHOLSON, MITCHUM, SETCHELL, TWITCHELL, UTCHELL.

  Mitchell, A. B. — of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kan. Republican. Kansas state attorney general, 1943-47. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, A. H. — of California. Member of California state assembly 6th District, 1858-59. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, A. H. — of Deer Lodge, Powell County, Mont. Democrat. Member of Democratic National Committee from Montana Territory, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, A. J. — Republican. Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1924, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, A. J. — of Stafford Springs, Stafford, Tolland County, Conn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, A. S. — of Winton, Hertford County, N.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, A. S. — of Norfolk, Madison County, Neb. Mayor of Norfolk, Neb., 1939-41. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, Abram M. — of Acworth, Sullivan County, N.H. Republican. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Acworth; elected 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, Albert K. (died c.1979) — of Albert, Harding County, N.M. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Mexico, 1940 (member, Resolutions Committee); candidate for U.S. Senator from New Mexico, 1940; Vice-Chair of Republican National Committee, 1959. Died about 1979. Interment a private or family graveyard, Harding County, N.M.
  Mitchell, Albert O. — of Bethlehem, Litchfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Bethlehem, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, Alexander (1817-1887) — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Born in Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, October 17, 1817. Democrat. Banker; president, Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway, 1864-87; U.S. Representative from Wisconsin, 1871-75 (1st District 1871-73, 4th District 1873-75); defeated, 1868; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1876 (member, Resolutions Committee). Scottish ancestry. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., April 19, 1887 (age 69 years, 184 days). Interment at Forest Home Cemetery, Milwaukee, Wis.
  Relatives: Son of John Mitchell and Margaret (Lendrum) Mitchell; married to Martha Reed (1817-1902; sister of Harrison Reed (1813-1899)); father of John Lendrum Mitchell.
  Political family: Mitchell-Reed family of Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
  The city of Mitchell, South Dakota, is named for him.  — The city of Alexandria, South Dakota, is named for him.  — The World War II Liberty ship SS Alexander Mitchell (built 1943, scrapped 1967) was named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Mitchell, Alexander Clark (1860-1911) — also known as Alexander C. Mitchell — of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kan. Born in Ohio, 1860. Republican. Member of Kansas state legislature, 1900; U.S. Representative from Kansas 2nd District, 1911; died in office 1911. Died July 7, 1911 (age about 51 years). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Lawrence, Kan.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Mitchell, Alfred — of New Jersey. U.S. Consul in Cork, 1849-53. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, Alfred D. — of Salem, Salem County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1916; chair of Salem County Democratic Party, 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, Alfred W. (1856-1911) — of Humansville, Polk County, Mo. Born in Beverly, Burlington County, N.J., March 10, 1856. Republican. Physician; mayor of Humansville, Mo.; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Polk County, 1909-11; died in office 1911. Died in Humansville, Polk County, Mo., September 4, 1911 (age 55 years, 178 days). Interment at Humansville Cemetery, Humansville, Mo.
  Relatives: Married 1880 to Nettie V. Burrell.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Mitchell, Alvis M. (1878-1948) — of Pontotoc, Pontotoc County, Miss. Born in 1878. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1940. Died in 1948 (age about 70 years). Interment at Pontotoc City Cemetery, Pontotoc, Miss.
  Relatives: Married to Annie Laurie Walker Street.
  Mitchell, Ambrose D. — of Portage, Cambria County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Portage, Pa., 1922-26. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, Anderson (1800-1876) — of North Carolina. Born in North Carolina, 1800. U.S. Representative from North Carolina 13th District, 1842-43; member of North Carolina state legislature, 1840. Died in 1876 (age about 76 years). Interment at Presbyterian Cemetery, Statesville, N.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Mitchell, Andrew — of Saratoga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Saratoga County, 1791-92. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, Andrew S. — of Newark, Licking County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, Anita K. — Republican. Candidate for Florida state house of representatives 82nd District, 1978. Female. Still living as of 1978.
  Mitchell, Arthur See H. Arthur Mitchell
  Mitchell, Arthur S. — of Brookings, Brookings County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 22nd District, 1923-26, 1933-34; member of South Dakota state senate 13th District, 1939-42. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, Arthur Wergs (1883-1968) — also known as Arthur W. Mitchell — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born near Lafayette, Chambers County, Ala., December 22, 1883. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Illinois 1st District, 1935-43; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1940. African ancestry. While a student at Tuskegee Institute, he served as office boy for Booker T. Washington. First African-American Democrat ever elected to the U.S. Congress. Died near Petersburg, Dinwiddie County, Va., May 9, 1968 (age 84 years, 139 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Dinwiddie County, Va.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Mitchell, Asa — Delegate to Texas Consultation of 1835 from District of Washington, 1835. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, Asahel W. (b. 1865) — of Woodbury, Litchfield County, Conn. Born in Woodbury, Litchfield County, Conn., October 16, 1865. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1897; member of Connecticut state senate, 1899; Connecticut state comptroller, 1905-07; member of Connecticut Republican State Central Committee, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Asahel W. Mitchell (1818-1888) and Harriet (Allen) Mitchell (1841-1908).
  Mitchell, B. B. — of Bradford County, Pa. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Bradford County, 1883-84; member of Pennsylvania state senate 23rd District, 1893-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, B. F. — of Petersburg, Grant County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1964; member of West Virginia Republican State Executive Committee, 1967. Still living as of 1967.
  Mitchell, B. S. — of Shattuck, Ellis County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, Barbara — of Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Mitchell, Barbara Isabella See Barbara M. Lathrop
  Mitchell, Bernice — of Stillwater, Payne County, Okla. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Oklahoma, 2004; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Mitchell, Bill — Democrat. Member of Oklahoma state house of representatives 42nd District; elected 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Mitchell, Billy See William Mitchell
  Mitchell, Billy — of Stone Mountain, DeKalb County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 2000, 2004, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Mitchell, Bland A. — of Youngsville, Franklin County, N.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, Bob See Robert Mitchell
  Mitchell, Bob — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 8th District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Mitchell, Boyd B. — of Lodi, San Joaquin County, Calif. Mayor of Lodi, Calif., 1956-57. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, Brenda L. — of Louisiana. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Mitchell, Brian — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Hampshire, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Mitchell, Burley B., Jr. (b. 1940) — Born December 15, 1940. Lawyer; District Attorney, 10th District, 1972-77; Judge, North Carolina Court of Appeals, 1977-79; justice of North Carolina state supreme court, 1982-94; appointed 1982; chief justice of North Carolina state supreme court, 1995-. Methodist. Member, American Bar Association; Delta Theta Phi; Kiwanis; American Legion. Still living as of 1997.
  Relatives: Son of Burley Bayard Mitchell, Sr. and Dorothy Ford (Champion) Mitchell; married, August 3, 1962, to Mary Lou Willett.


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