1769-1853

February 12, 1769, East Bridgewater, Massachusetts.

August 1, 1853, East Bridgewater, Massachusetts.

Mitchell attended Harvard College (BA & MA), then studied law at Plymouth. He served as a state representative (1803-05 & 1839-40), judge of the Court of Common Pleas (1811-21), state senator (1813-14), member of the Governor’s Council (1814-20), Massachusetts State Treasurer (1822-27) and in the U.S. House of Representatives. His works include:

  1. Brattle Street
  2. Heavenly Flight
  3. Pilesgrove
  4. The Pilgrims