Powhatan Pleasant Mitchell1,2,3

Male, ID #1941, (19 November 1869 - 29 July 1952)
Powhatan Pleasant Mitchell (c1900)

Parents:

Father: Bowling Louis Mitchell4,5,6,3 b. 28 Nov 1844, d. 29 Apr 1926
Mother: Mary Ann Reynolds4,7,5,6,3 b. c Dec 1849, d. 12 Nov 1925

Key Events

EventDateDescription
Birth19 Nov 1869He was born on 19 Nov 1869 in Amherst County, Virginia.2,7,8,4,9,10,3
Marriage License23 Dec 1893He and Willie L. Reynolds obtained a marriage license on 23 Dec 1893 in Bedford County, Virginia.11
Marriage27 Dec 1893He married first Willie L. Reynolds, daughter of Jesse James Reynolds and Victoria Elizabeth Glass, on 27 Dec 1893 in Bedford County, Virginia.12,1,13,4
Marriagecirca 1908He married Lillian Coral Carter circa 1908.14
Death29 Jul 1952He died after an illness of 18 months on 29 Jul 1952 in Guggenheimer Memorial Hospital, Lynchburg, Virginia, at age 82.3,2,9,6
Burial31 Jul 1952He was buried on 31 Jul 1952 in Fort Hill Memorial Park, Lynchburg, Virginia.2,9,6

Children with Willie L. Reynolds:

Esmond Guy Mitchell21,22 (21 Nov 1895 - 10 Nov 1930)
Bertha Earl Mitchell+23,24 (c Oct 1897 - 13 Feb 1943)
Wealthy Edward Mitchell+ 1,25,26 (2 May 1899 - 31 Aug 1972)
Vera Victoria Mitchell27,28 (18 Aug 1901 - 18 Sep 1980)
Lola M. Mitchell29,30 (11 Apr 1904 - 11 Dec 1992)
Willie Alexandria Mitchell31 (24 Mar 1906 - 24 Mar 1906)

Children with Lillian Coral Carter:

Melvin Addie Mitchell Sr.+32,33,34,35 (6 Jan 1909 - 31 Oct 1983)
Willie Edward Mitchell33 (c 1910 - c 1910)
Powhatan Hubert Mitchell+36,33 (28 Aug 1910 - 18 Jan 1973)
Mabel Magdalene Mitchell37,38 (6 Jun 1913 - 22 May 2010)
Rachel Lucille Mitchell39,33,40 (23 Jun 1915 - 14 Jun 1976)
Mildred Ann Mitchell41,33,42 (c Aug 1917 - 9 Apr 2001)
Helen Marie Mitchell20,43 (13 Mar 1921 - 5 Apr 2017)
Gracie Edna Mitchell44 (23 Mar 1923 - 26 Aug 2006)

Note - Living persons are excluded from this website so not all marriages or children may be listed above.

Other Events

EventDateDescription
NicknamePowhatan Pleasant Mitchell also went by the name of Ped Mitchell.15
Census18701 Jun 1870He was listed as a household member living with Bowling Louis Mitchell on the 1870 census in Amherst County, Virginia.16
Census18801 Jun 1880He was listed as Bowling Louis Mitchell's son on the 1880 census in Amherst County, Virginia.17
Census19001 Jun 1900He was listed as the head of household on the 1900 census in Pedlar, Amherst County, Virginia.18
Census191015 Apr 1910He was listed as the head of household on the 1910 census in Amherst County, Virginia.15
Census19201 Jan 1920He was listed as the head of household on the 1920 census in Amherst County, Virginia.19
Census19301 Apr 1930He was listed as the head of household on the 1930 census in Amherst County, Virginia.20

 

Other information

Relationship:
Last Edited: 8 Apr 2017

Citations

  1. [S441] Marriage Record of Wealthy Edward Mitchell and Hattie Pride White: married 26 Sep 1923, Wealthy Edward Mitchell, age 24, born in Amherst County, VA, son of Powhatan P. and Willie Mitchell, Hattie Pride White, age 21, born in Amherst County, VA, daughter of Frank O. and Eudora White.
  2. [S443] Memorial Record, Funeral Prayer Card: born 19 Nov 1869, died 29 Jul 1952, buried at Fort Hill Burial Park.
  3. [S924] Powhatan Pleasant Mitchell, Virginia Death Certificate, died 29 Jul 1952, Lynchburg, VA, born 19 Nov 1869, Amherst Co. VA, son of Bowling L. Mitchell and Mollie Ann Reynolds, wife Lillie Carter, buried 31 Jul 1952 at Fort Hill Memorial PArk, Lynchburg, VA.
  4. [S413] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, entry for Powhatan P. Mitchell and Willie L. Reynolds, married 27 Dec 1893, Bedford County, Virginia, groom age 24, born 1869 in Amherst County, VA, son of Bolden B. and Mary A. Mitchell, bride age 17, born 1876 in Bedford County, VA, daughter of Jesse J. and Victoria Reynolds.
  5. [S454] Marriage Record of Powhatan P. Mitchell and Willie L. Reynolds: grrom's parents Bolden B. and Mary A. Mitchell.
  6. [S813] The News, 30 Jul 1952, Powhatan Pleasant Mitchell, died 29 Jul 1952 at Guggenheimer Memorial Hospital, born 19 Nov 1869 in Amherst County, VA, son of Bowling L. and Mollie Reynolds Mitchell, burial 31 Jul 1952.
  7. [S93] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia, Amherst County, Pedlar District, dwelling 69, family 66, sheet 8, line 16, Boling L. Mitchell household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), viewed 20 Jun 2012. Powhatan P. Mitchell, age 8/12.
  8. [S96] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia, Amherst County, Pedlar, ED 11, sheet 16A, dwelling 281, Powatan P. Mitchell household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), viewed 15 Jun 2012. Born Nov 1870, age 30.
  9. [S399] Find a Grave Inc., Find a Grave, Powhatan Pleasant Mitchell (1869-1952) Entry, Fort Hill Memorial Park, Lynchburg, Virginia.
  10. [S454] Marriage Record of Powhatan P. Mitchell and Willie L. Reynolds: groom's age 24, born Amherst County, VA.
  11. [S455] Certificate, Powhatan P. Mitchell and Willie L. Reynolds marriage of 23 Dec 1893.
  12. [S454] Marriage Record of Powhatan P. Mitchell and Willie L. Reynolds: married 27 Dec 1893 in Bedford County, Virginia, record cites Bedford County. page 53, line 8.
  13. [S96] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia, Amherst County, Pedlar, ED 11, sheet 16A, dwelling 281, Powatan P. Mitchell household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), viewed 15 Jun 2012. Married 7 years.
  14. [S97] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia, Amherst County, Pedlar District, ED 16, sheet 12A, line 9, Ped P. Mitchell household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), viewed 20 Jun 2012. Wife Lilly C. Mitchell, her first marriage, married 2 years, mother of 1 child, still living.
  15. [S97] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia, Amherst County, Pedlar District, ED 16, sheet 12A, line 9, Ped P. Mitchell household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), viewed 20 Jun 2012.
  16. [S93] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia, Amherst County, Pedlar District, dwelling 69, family 66, sheet 8, line 16, Boling L. Mitchell household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), viewed 20 Jun 2012. Boling L. Mitchell, age 25.
  17. [S94] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia, Amherst County, ED 19, sheet 28, dwelling 202, family 214, line 12, Bowling Mitchell household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), viewed 8 Jul 2012. Bowling Mitchell, head, age 35.
  18. [S96] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia, Amherst County, Pedlar, ED 11, sheet 16A, dwelling 281, Powatan P. Mitchell household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), viewed 15 Jun 2012.
  19. [S98] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia, Amherst County, ED 18, sheet 5B, dwelling 86, family 86, line 91, Powhatan P. Mitchell household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), viewed 8 Jul 2012.
  20. [S99] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia, Amherst County, Pedlar District, ED 5-10, sheet 7A, dwelling 112, family 127, Powhatan Mitchel household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), viewed 12 Dec 2015.
  21. [S96] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia, Amherst County, Pedlar, ED 11, sheet 16A, dwelling 281, Powatan P. Mitchell household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), viewed 15 Jun 2012. Son Estman Mitchell, born Jun 1895, age 5.
  22. [S866] Esmond Guy Mitchell, Virginia Death Certificate, born 21 Nov 1894 in Amherst Co. VA, died 10 Nov 1930 in Amherst Co., VA, single, father P. P. Mitchell, mother Nellie L. Reynolds, buried 11 Nov 1930 in family cemetery, Amherst Co. VA.
  23. [S96] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia, Amherst County, Pedlar, ED 11, sheet 16A, dwelling 281, Powatan P. Mitchell household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), viewed 15 Jun 2012. Daughter Earl Mitchell, born Oct 1897, age 3.
  24. [S837] Bertha Earl Swisher, Virginia Death Certificate, born 1 Aug 1896 in Bedford Co. VA, died 13 Feb 1943 in Bedford Co., VA, widowed, father Powhatan P. Mitchell, mother Willie Reynolds, husband Wm. C. Swisher, buried 14 Feb 1943 Bedford Co. VA.
  25. [S236] WWI Draft Cards, (database online) http://www.Ancestry.com, Wealthy Edward Mitchell, serial no. 1164, order no. 1242, age 19, born 2 May 1899, residence at Roanoke, VA, employed by N&W Railroad as a fireman, nearest relative is father Powhatan Mitchell in Naola, Amherst, VA.
  26. [S947] Wealthy Edward Mitchell, Virginia Death Certificate, died 31 Aug 1972 from emphysema, born 2 May 1899, father Powhatan P. Mitchell, mother Willie Reynolds, wife Hattie White.
  27. [S97] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia, Amherst County, Pedlar District, ED 16, sheet 12A, line 9, Ped P. Mitchell household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), viewed 20 Jun 2012. Daughter Vera V. Mitchell, age 8.
  28. [S943] Vera Mitchell Hogan, Virginia Death Certificate, born 18 Aug 1901 in Virginia, died 18 Sep 1980 in Lynchburg, VA, married, father Powhatan Pleasant Mitchell, mother Willie Reynolds, husband Elber B. Hogan, buried Fort Hill Memorial Park, Lynchburg, VA.
  29. [S97] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia, Amherst County, Pedlar District, ED 16, sheet 12A, line 9, Ped P. Mitchell household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), viewed 20 Jun 2012. Daughter Lola M. Mitchell, age 6.
  30. [S461] News-Advance, Dec 1992, died 11 Dec 1992, age 88, widow of Clarence Terrell Hamiliton, born Amherst Co., daughter of Powhatan P. Mitchell and Willie Reynolds Mitchell, funeral Monday, interment at Fort Hill Memorial Park, Lynchburg, VA.
  31. [S611] Mitchell's of Virginia, online http://mitchells.elementfx.com/index.html. Willie Alexandria Mitchell, daughter of Powhatan Pleasant Mitchell and Willie Burtha Reynolds, stillborn 24 Mar 1906.
  32. [S97] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia, Amherst County, Pedlar District, ED 16, sheet 12A, line 9, Ped P. Mitchell household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), viewed 20 Jun 2012. Son Melvin A. Mitchell, age 1.
  33. [S463] News-Advance, 23 May 2010, outlived brothers Powhatan Jr., Willie, and Melvin, sisters Mildred, Grace, and Lucille, three half-sisters, and three half-brothers, daughter of Powhatan Pleasants Mitchell and Lily Coral Mitchell.
  34. [S914] Melvin Addie Mitchell Sr., Virginia Death Certificate, born 6 Jan 1909 in Virginia, died 31 Oct 1983 in Roanoke, VA, married, fatherPed Mitchell, mother Lillie Carter, informant Hazel J. Mitchell (wife), buried Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, Roanoke, VA.
  35. [S460] Virginia Marriage Certificate, Melvin Addie Mitchell Sr. and Hazel Elizabeth Jamison marriage, married 4 May 1957.
  36. [S98] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia, Amherst County, ED 18, sheet 5B, dwelling 86, family 86, line 91, Powhatan P. Mitchell household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), viewed 8 Jul 2012. Line 96, Powhatan Mitchell, son, age 9.
  37. [S463] News-Advance, 23 May 2010, daughter of Powhatan Pleasants Mitchell and Lily Coral Mitchell.
  38. [S98] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia, Amherst County, ED 18, sheet 5B, dwelling 86, family 86, line 91, Powhatan P. Mitchell household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), viewed 8 Jul 2012. Line 97, Mabel M. Mitchell, daughter, age 6.
  39. [S98] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia, Amherst County, ED 18, sheet 5B, dwelling 86, family 86, line 91, Powhatan P. Mitchell household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), viewed 8 Jul 2012. Line 98, Lucille R. Mitchell, daughter, age 4 7/12.
  40. [S925] Rachel Lucille Mitchell Tate, Virginia Death Certificate, b. 22 Jan 1893, Naola, VA, d. 14 Jun 1976, Lynchburg, VA, father Powhatan P. Mitchell, mother Lillie Carter, husband James Richard Tate.
  41. [S98] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia, Amherst County, ED 18, sheet 5B, dwelling 86, family 86, line 91, Powhatan P. Mitchell household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), viewed 8 Jul 2012. Line 99, Mildred Mitchell, daughter, age 2 4/12.
  42. [S460] Virginia Marriage Certificate, Charlie Edward North and Mildred Ann Mitchell marriage, 11 Feb 1939, Rustburg, VA, bride age 21, b. Naola, VA, daughter of Powhatan Mitchell and Lily Carol Carter, groom age 26, b. New Glasgow, Va.
  43. [S968] News-Advance, 6 Apr 2017, died 5 Apr 2017 at Lynchburg General Hospital, born 13 Mar 1921 in Naola, VA, buried 8 Apr 2017 at Fort Hill Memorial Park.
  44. [S698] Gracie Edna Mitchell, birth certificate 20512, born 23 Mar 1923 in Amherst County, Virginia to Powhatan Pleasants Mitchell and Lillian Coral Carter (1923).
 

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