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William Davidson ALEXANDER[1, 2]

Male 1800 - 1872  (71 years)


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  • Name William Davidson ALEXANDER 
    Born 10 Dec 1800  Buncombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • 10 Dec 1800 -> DAR app 416655
    Gender Male 
    Will 14 Feb 1844  Buncombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • From James Alexander's will:
      "I also give my books to my son John C. and William D. and Newton H. to be equally divided among them. . ." -> Buncombe County Will Abstracts
    Died 12 Nov 1872  Asheville, Buncombe, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Bee Tree Creek
    Notes 
    • Name:
      *William Davidson Alexander -> DAR app 416655
      *William D. -> Buncombe County Will Abstracts

      Connection to parents:
      *Named as a child of James Alexander and Rhoda Cunningham -> DAR app 416655
      *Named as James Alexander's son in his will -> Buncombe County Will Abstracts
    Person ID I2001  Kendrick-Hemphill
    Last Modified 28 Dec 2012 

    Father James ALEXANDER, Sr.,   b. 23 Dec 1756, Buffalo Creek, Rowan, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jun 1844, Bee Tree Creek, Buncombe, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Rhoda CUNNINGHAM,   b. 15 Aug 1763, Maryland or Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1848, Buncombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 19 Mar 1782  Allison Creek, York, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F51  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Leah BURGIN,   b. 19 Oct 1804, Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1842, Swannanoa, Buncombe, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years) 
    Married Y  [1, 3
    Children 
     1. Benjamin Julius ALEXANDER
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2015 
    Family ID F154  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S371] DAR Applications, Membership application; Margaret Kathlene Ledbetter Ragaz; National no. 416655; on James Alexander (1756-1844, North Carolina), approved 1952 (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S524] Buncombe County Will Abstracts, p. 34 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S548] Marriage and Death Notices - Asheville N. C. Newspapers 1840-1870, 58 (Reliability: 3).