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John James Mitchell

John James Mitchell, American rancher.


  • Mitchell, John James was born on April 28, 1897 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of John James and Mary Louise (Jewell) Mitchell.

  • Education

    • Student of University School of Chicago, The Hill School, Pottstown, Pennsylvania, 1911-1915. Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1919.


    • 1 son, James Jay. Clerk Illinois Merchants Trust Company (later Continental Illinois National Bank & Trust Company), Chicago, 1920, assistant to vice president, 1927-1931. Vice president, treasurer Universal Oil Products Company, 1931-1942. Rancher near Santa Ynez, California.

      Director United Airlines, Inc.


    Clubs: Chicago, Rotary (Chicago).


    • Married Lolita S. Armour, June 18, 1921.; married second Olga Eugenia Varchavsky, December 21, 1942. Children: John Jay, Lolita S.
    • father: John James Mitchell
    • mother: Mary Louise (Jewell) Mitchell
    • spouses: Lolita S. Armour
    • 2d Olga Eugenia Varchavsky
    • children: John Jay Mitchell
    • Lolita S Mitchell
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    Born April 28, 1897
    Died April 7, 1985
    (aged 87)