My husband's maternal line includes Jefferson C Mitchell (b. abt. 1835-GA) of Covington County.He and his wife Mattie had one son together, Thomas Jefferson Mitchell.They also adoped two Cherokee children, Kathryn and Thomas Albert____?
Kathryn married Michael Coleman 1870s and had 2 daughters.She divorced him 1880.He was killed a short time later in a horse trampeling accident.
JC Mitchell was a Baptist Circuit Rider and also was parson at New Prospect Baptist Church in Holmes County, FL in 1881-2.He was postmaster of Rose Hill in 1880s as well.
Kathryn Mitchell Coleman McDade is our great-grandmother.
I'd love to share information with anyone who knows anything about this family.