Robert Gwyn Mitchell and Lena Bell Carhart

Born 19 Oct. 1852 in Monroe Co. MO, Robert Gwyn MITCHELL was the 3rd son and fourth child of James Bourne MITCHELL and Martha Cowden DYSART. James Bourne was 31 and Martha was 27 at the time of Robert Gwyn’s birth. On 5 August 1891, in Macon Co., MO., Robert Gwyn, 38, married Lena Bell […]

ESSAY THAT WON THE D. A. R. PRIZE WRITTEN BY ROBT. G. MITCHELL

Keeping it all in the family, Robert Gwyn Mitchell (1852-1909) as well as his daughter, Margaret Gwynette Mitchell (1892-1933) both wrote prize winning DAR essays. * * * * * ESSAY THAT WON THE D. A. R. PRIZE WRITTEN BY ROBT. G. MITCHELL Condition and influence of Our Navy During the War of the American […]

THE ESSAY THAT WON THE PRIZE

Margaret Gwynette Mitchell (1892 b. , Macon, Missouri to 1933) was the daughter of Robert Gwyn Mitchell and Lena Bell Carhart. Later she married Warner B. Hagan. * * * * * THE ESSAY THAT WON THE PRIZE Why the Americans were Victorious in the Revolution Last year Miss Louise BROCK won the Ann Helm […]