Father Mitzig was born in 1849 in Göbel
. He served as Administrator in Rastadt from 12 July 1873 to 29 August 1874. From 2 September 1874 to 16 September 1876, he served as priest to the parish of Katharinental
. From 1876 until his death in 1881, he served the Katharinenstadt
- Schnurr, Joseph. Die Kirchen und das religiöse Leben der Russlanddeutschen - Katholischer Teil (Stuttgart: Selbstverlag Joseph Schnurr, 1980): 336.