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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, Valerie R. — of Harrisburg, Saline County, Ill. Mayor of Harrisburg, Ill., 2007. Female. Still living as of 2007.
  Mitchell, Van T. — of La Plata, Charles County, Md. Democrat. Member of Maryland state house of delegates District 28; elected 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Mitchell, Virginia B. — of Bedford, Bedford County, Va. Democrat. Acting postmaster at Bedford, Va., 1961. Female. Still living as of 1961.
  Mitchell, Vivian — Democrat. Presidential Elector for Florida, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Mitchell, W. — of Crested Butte, Gunnison County, Colo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Mitchell, W. A. H. — of Milford, Pike County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, W. F. — of Gainesville, Cooke County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, W. H. — of Freeport, Stephenson County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, W. H. — of Beloit, Mitchell County, Kan. Republican. Postmaster at Beloit, Kan., 1883; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, W. M. Parker — U.S. Consul in Riviere du Loup, as of 1924; Quebec City, as of 1927; Ciudad Juarez, as of 1929; Ghent, as of 1931-32. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, W. O. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, Walter H. — Georgia state treasurer, 1843-46, 1851-52. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, Walter J. — of La Plata, Charles County, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, Walter R. — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. Resident secretary of West Virginia Democratic Party, 1964-67. Still living as of 1967.
  Mitchell, Walter W. — of Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1940 (alternate), 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, Wayland (b. 1871) — of Lewiston (now part of Lewiston Woodville), Bertie County, N.C. Born in Bertie County, N.C., September 9, 1871. Democrat. Physician; farmer; member of North Carolina state senate 3rd District, 1919, 1935. Baptist. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, Wayne O. — U.S. Vice Consul in Colombo, as of 1921. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, Wiley F., Jr. — of Alexandria, Va. Republican. Member of Virginia state senate 30th District, 1976-79. Still living as of 1979.
  Mitchell, William — of Peoria, Peoria County, Ill. Democrat. Postmaster at Peoria, Ill., 1834-35. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, William (1801-1886) — Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., February 24, 1801. Justice of New York Supreme Court, 1871. Died in Morristown, Morris County, N.J., October 6, 1886 (age 85 years, 224 days). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Edward Mitchell and Cornelia Mitchell; married, June 2, 1841, to Mary Penfold Berrien (1816-1895); father of John Murray Mitchell (1858-1905).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Mitchell, William (1807-1865) — of Kendallville, Noble County, Ind. Born in Root, Montgomery County, N.Y., January 19, 1807. Republican. Member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1842-43; candidate for Indiana state senate, 1843; candidate for delegate to Indiana state constitutional convention, 1850; delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1856; U.S. Representative from Indiana 10th District, 1861-63; defeated, 1862. Presbyterian. Died in Macon, Bibb County, Ga., September 11, 1865 (age 58 years, 235 days). Interment at Lake View Cemetery, Kendallville, Ind.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Mitchell, William — of Winona, Winona County, Minn. Justice of Minnesota state supreme court, 1881-99. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Father of William DeWitt Mitchell (1874-1955).
  Mitchell, William — of Tompkins County, N.Y. Candidate for New York state assembly from Tompkins County, 1922 (Socialist), 1934 (Communist). Burial location unknown.
William Mitchell Mitchell, William (1887-1968) — also known as Billy Mitchell — of Welch, McDowell County, W.Va. Born in Richmond, Va., March 29, 1887. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; salesman; member of West Virginia state senate 6th District, 1941-60. Episcopalian. Member, Elks; American Legion; Forty and Eight. Died October 22, 1968 (age 81 years, 207 days). Interment at Maplewood Cemetery, Tazewell, Va.
  Relatives: Son of William Mitchell and Elizabeth Alston (Beall) Mitchell; married, February 27, 1936, to Mae Holbrook (1900-1991).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1951
  Mitchell, William — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 44th District, 1986. Still living as of 1986.
  Mitchell, William B. — of Winona County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 11, 1859-60. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Mitchell, William B. — of Preston, New London County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Preston; defeated, 1918; elected 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, William DeWitt (1874-1955) — also known as William D. Mitchell — of Syosset, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Winona, Winona County, Minn., September 9, 1874. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Solicitor General, 1925-29; U.S. Attorney General, 1929-33. Died in Syosset, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., August 24, 1955 (age 80 years, 349 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Mitchell (1841?-?) and Frances (Merritt) Mitchell; married to Gertrude Bancroft.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Mitchell, William E. — of Bryson City, Swain County, N.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, William H. — of Littleton, Grafton County, N.H. Republican. Member of New Hampshire state senate 2nd District, 1889-90; Presidential Elector for New Hampshire, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, William H. — of Loudon, Merrimack County, N.H. Democrat. Candidate for New Hampshire state house of representatives from Loudon, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, William H. C. — of Traverse City, Grand Traverse County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, William J. — Democrat. Gold Democratic candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, William L. — of Athens, Clarke County, Ga. Democrat. Postmaster at Athens, Ga., 1830-31, 1836-45. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, William L. — of Hutchinson, Reno County, Kan. Republican. Speaker of the Kansas State House of Representatives, 1961-62. Still living as of 1962.
  Mitchell, William L. — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1964 (alternate), 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Mitchell, William M. — of Hannibal, Marion County, Mo. Whig. Postmaster at Hannibal, Mo., 1841-42. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, William O. — of Adams County, Iowa. Speaker of the Iowa State House of Representatives, 1892-93. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, William Robert (b. 1909) — also known as William R. Mitchell — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Born in Turner County, Ga., January 1, 1909. Democrat. Georgia state comptroller general, 1946-47. Methodist. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Robert R. Mitchell and Bessie (Freeman) Mitchell; married 1929 to Miriam Hays.
  Mitchell, William T. — of Michigan. Circuit judge in Michigan 16th Circuit, 1869-73; resigned 1873. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, William T. — of Port Huron, St. Clair County, Mich. Circuit judge in Michigan 31st Circuit, 1891. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, William T. — of South Elgin, Kane County, Ill. Postmaster at South Elgin, Ill., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Mitchell, William Theodore (1901-1978) — of Pullman, Whitman County, Wash. Born April 30, 1901. Banker; mayor of Pullman, Wash., 1962-69. Died September 15, 1978 (age 77 years, 138 days). Interment at Associated Order of United Workers Cemetery, Pullman, Wash.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Mitchell, Willis A. — of Warren, Warren County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Warren, Pa., 1891-93. Burial location unknown.


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