William Robert Mitchell (1847 - 1926)

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Nicknames: "Bob"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Clarksville, Johnson, AR, USA
Death: Died in Springfield, Greene, MO, USA
Occupation: Private in Co E, 16th Regiment, Missouri Cavalry , USA
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About William Robert Mitchell

Private in Co E, 16th Regiment, Missouri Cavalry , USA. His brothers James, Newton and Thomas fought for the Confederacy. You can view his Civil War records under the "media" tab.

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Name: William Robert MITCHELL

Sex: M

Birth: 25 SEP 1847 in Johnson County, Arkansas

Death: 25 JUN 1926 in Greene County, Missouri

Notes:

   Fought for Union in Civil War - Co. E, 16th MO Cav.
   1880 Roaring River, Barry, Missouri p328C
   1910 Barry Co, MO with wife Mary R.

Father: John Perry MITCHELL b: 16 MAY 1814 in Nashville, Tennessee

Mother: Margaret Say GARDENER b: 21 OCT 1820 in Georgia

Marriage 1 Mary Rachel LEONARD b: ABT. 1860 in Missouri

   * Married: 19 JUN 1879 in Barry County, Missouri

Children

  1.  Lillie MITCHELL b: 4 APR 1881
  2.  Albert MICHELL b: 8 OCT 1882
  3.  John Eliot MITCHELL b: 22 FEB 1884 
  4.  James MITCHELL b: 4 APR 1886
  5.  Charles MITCHELL b: 15 DEC 1887 
  6.  Benjamin Harrison MITCHELL b: 13 MAR 1889 
  7.  Daisy MITCHELL b: 26 NOV 1890 
  8.  William Jesse MITCHELL b: 22 SEP 1892
  9.  Kate MITCHELL b: 24 JUN 1894 
 10. Fred MITCHELL b: 8 FEB 1896 in Missouri
 11. Claud MITCHELL b: 25 JUL 1897 
 12. Nancy Margaret MITCHELL b: 3 SEP 1902

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1850 United States Federal Census

about Robert Michel

Name: Robert Michel

Age: 0

Estimated birth year: abt 1850

Birth Place: Arkansas

Gender: Male

Home in 1850 (City,County,State): District 5, Barry, Missouri

Family Number: 236

Household Members: Name Age

Robert Michel 0

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1860 United States Federal Census

about Robert Mitchell

Name: Robert Mitchell

Age in 1860: 14

Birth Year: abt 1846

Birthplace: Arkansas

Home in 1860: Liberty, Barry, Missouri

Gender: Male

Post Office: Hazle Bottom

Household Members: Name Age

John Mitchell 46

M G Mitchell 41

Jas A Mitchell 20

N Mitchell 18

Jefferson Mitchell 16

Robert Mitchell 14

George Mitchell 12

Sarah J Mitchell 11

John Mitchell 8

Jessee Mitchell 5

Mary C Mitchell 4

Christopher Mitchell 2

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U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865

about William R. Mitchell

Name: William R. Mitchell

Side: Union

Regiment State/Origin: Missouri

Regiment Name: 16 Missouri Cavalry.

Regiment Name Expanded: 16th Regiment, Missouri Cavalry

Company: E

Rank In: Private

Rank In Expanded: Private

Rank Out: Private

Rank Out Expanded: Private

Film Number: M390 roll 33

16th Regiment Cavalry

Organized at Springfield, Mo., November 1, 1863, from 6th Regiment Enrolled Militia. Attached to District of Southwest Missouri, Dept. Missouri, to April, 1865, and to District of North Missouri, Dept. Missouri, to July, 1865.

SERVICE.-- Scout and patrol duty in District of Southeastern Missouri until April, 1865, and in North Missouri until July. Actions in Wright County July 22, 1864; Dallas County September 19; Booneville October 9-12; Big Blue or State Line October 22. Engagement at the Marmiton, or Battle of Chariot, October 25. Mine Creek, Little Osage River, Marias Des Cygnes, October 25. Big Blue October 31. Skirmishes in Texas County January 9-11, 1865. Scout, Ozark County, February 16-20 (Co. "B"). Scouts from Salem and Licking to Spring River, Ark., and skirmishes, February 23-March 2. Operations about lacking March 7-25. Scouts from Licking April 1-30. Skirmish, Big Gravois, April 22. Scout from Lebanon to Warsaw May 18-26. Mustered out July 1, 1865.

Lost during service 1 Officer and 12 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 1 Officer and 31 Enlisted men by disease. Total 45.

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1870 United States Federal Census

about Robert Michale

Name: Robert Michale

[Robert Mitchell]

Birth Year: abt 1848

Age in 1870: 22

Birthplace: Missouri

Home in 1870: Shoal Creek, Barry, Missouri

Race: White

Gender: Male

Post Office: Cassville

Household Members: Name Age

John Michale 56

Margret Michale 49

James A Michale 30

Robert Michale 22

John Michale 17

Mary C Michale 13

Jessee W Michale 15

Christopher Michale 12

Susan E Michale 10

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Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002

about William R Mitchell

Name: William R Mitchell

Marriage Date: 10 Jun 1879

Marriage County: Barry

Spouse Name: Mary R Leonard

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1880 United States Federal Census

about Robert Mitchell

Name: Robert Mitchell

Home in 1880: Roaring River, Barry, Missouri

Age: 32

Estimated birth year: abt 1848

Birthplace: Missouri

Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)

Spouse's name: Mary

Father's birthplace: Tennessee

Mother's birthplace: Georgia

Occupation: Farmer

Marital Status: Married

Race: White

Gender: Male

Household Members: Name Age

Robert Mitchell 32

Mary Mitchell 20

James Mitchell 12

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1910 United States Federal Census

about W Robbert Mitchell

Name: W Robbert Mitchell

[William Robert Mitchell]

Age in 1910: 62

Estimated birth year: abt 1848

Birthplace: Missouri

Relation to Head of House: Head

Father's Birth Place: Tennessee

Mother's Birth Place: Georgia

Spouse's name: Mory R

Home in 1910: Shoal Creek, Barry, Missouri

Marital Status: Married

Race: White

Gender: Male

Household Members: Name Age

W Robbert Mitchell 62

Mory R Mitchell 49

Willie J Mitchell 16

Ratib Mitchell 15

Reed Mitchell 14

Claud Mitchell 12

Nony M Mitchell 7

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1920 United States Federal Census

about William R Mitchell

Name: William R Mitchell

Home in 1920: Purdy, Barry, Missouri

Age: 72

Estimated birth year: abt 1848

Birthplace: Missouri

Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)

[Head]

Spouse's name: Mary R

Father's Birth Place: Tennessee

Mother's Birth Place: Georgia

Marital Status: Married

Race: White

Sex: Male

Home owned: Own

Able to read: Yes

Able to Write: Yes

Household Members: Name Age

William R Mitchell 72

Mary R Mitchell 59

Jay W Mitchell 27

Fred Mitchell 23

Margaret N Mitchell 17

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William Mitchell (USA)'s Timeline

1847
September 25, 1847
Clarksville, Johnson, AR, USA
1879
June 19, 1879
Age 31
MO, USA
1926
June 24, 1926
Age 78
Springfield, Greene, MO, USA
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Purdy, Barry, MO, USA