Episcopal Diocese of Northern Indiana Archives

Rev. Thomas W. Mitchell

The Rev. Thomas W. Mitchell was born in Scotland about 1831, but little is known about his background. He married Annie (__). In 1864, he was rector of St. John's Church in Gillespie, Illinois. He moved to Indiana in 1869 to assume the rectorship of St, Stephen's in New Harmony, a post he held in conjunction with a missionary post at North Vernon. He moved to Goshen in 1872 and remained until 1874. He then moved to Christ Church in Springfield, Illinois, and a year later into Missouri. By 1880 he was teaching at a religious school in Owensboro, Kentucky. His date and place of death are unknown.