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Cornelius Mitchell
Date: 1843 - 1910
Remarks: Cornelius Berrien Mitchell was the son of William Mitchell and Mary Penfold (Berrien) Mitchell (1816-1895). He attended Columbia College (1862). He married Miss Elizabeth Davis (d. 1921). The couple had three childern: William Spingler Mitchell (b. 1882), Cornelius von Erden Mitchell (b. 1883), and John Van Beuren Mitchell (b. 1885). Mr. Mitchell was a dry goods merchant and auctioneer. He also served as an officer in the National Guard of the New York State (1863-1882), and was warden of St. Mark's in the Bowery (1890-1910).