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Joseph Henry ALEXANDER

Joseph Henry ALEXANDER

Male 1867 - 1928  (~ 61 years)

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  • Name Joseph Henry ALEXANDER  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Alt. Birth 1867 
    • Posted on Ancestry World Family Tree by Deborrah Brown (deborrah@bright.net), 11 Oct 2002
    Born Jan 1867  Deerfield, Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5, 6, 7
    • Age 4 in 1870 census on 20 Jul; age 13 in 1880 census on 7 Jun.
    Gender Male 
    Census 30 Jul 1870  Ward Twp., Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Dan Alexander household 
    • Alexander, Joseph, age 4, male, white, born Indiana.
    1870 U.S. Census - Alexander
    1870 U.S. Census - Alexander
    Indiana. Randolph Co. - Dan Alexander
    Census 7 Jun 1880  Ward Twp., Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Daniel Alexander household 
    • Alexander, Joseph, white, male, age 13, son, at home, born Indiana, father born Indiana, mother born Indiana.
    1880 U.S. Census - Alexander
    1880 U.S. Census - Alexander
    Indiana. Randolph Co. - Daniel Alexander
    Alt. Death Mar 1927  , Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Posted on Ancestry World Family Tree by Deborrah Brown (deborrah@bright.net), 11 Oct 2002
    Occupation College Corner, Jay, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Owned a General Store, the Fletcher-Jellison Store 
    Religion 29 Mar 1928  , Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Methodist 
    Died 29 Mar 1928  , Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5, 6, 7, 10, 11
    Obituary - Alexander
    Obituary - Alexander
    Joseph Alexander (1886-1929)
    Buried Weimer Cemetery, Saratoga, Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5, 6, 7, 10
    Grave Marker - Alexander
    Grave Marker - Alexander
    Joseph H. & Margaret J. Alexander
    Photo courtesy of Ron Oswalt, Find A Grave
    Person ID I1270  richison
    Last Modified 23 Aug 2015 

    Father Daniel P. ALEXANDER,   b. 13 Oct 1841, Jackson Twp., Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1917, Jackson Twp., Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Margaret Jane POORMAN,   b. 13 Oct 1845, , Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1925, Jackson Twp., Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F466  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Janetta FIELDS,   b. Feb 1863, Deerfield, Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1927, Union City, Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Married 17 Sep 1887  , Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Maud ALEXANDER,   d. Yes, date unknown  [Birth]
    +2. Harley Louis ALEXANDER,   b. 1889,   d. 1959  (Age 70 years)  [Birth]
     3. Harry E. ALEXANDER,   b. 1894,   d. 1976  (Age 82 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 4 Oct 2007 
    Family ID F642  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Jan 1867 - Deerfield, Randolph, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Sep 1887 - , Randolph, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Death - Mar 1927 - , Randolph, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Owned a General Store, the Fletcher-Jellison Store - - College Corner, Jay, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 29 Mar 1928 - , Randolph, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Mar 1928 - , Randolph, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Sources 
    1. [S1866] Online database w/image (Reliability: 1), 19 Sep 2011.
      Fields, Mrs. Ann (Lowell). Weimer Cemetery, Grave markers readings as of the Spring of 1979, digital image, Randolph County Historical Society (http://www.randolphcountyindianahistoricalsociety,org: accessed 19 September 2011), with notes added by Jennifer (Coffman) Rice.

    2. [S1866] Online database w/image (Reliability: 1), 20 Sep 2011.
      Rice, Jennifer. "Genealogy of Related Families in the Weimer Cemetery, Randolph Co, IN," digital image, Randolph County Historical Society (http://www.randolphcountyindianahistoricalsociety,org: accessed 19 September 2011).

    3. [S1310] Find A Grave, 24 Sep 2011.
      Jennifer Rice, creator, "Find A Grave," database, Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com: accessed 22 September 2011), memorial for Joseph Henry Alexander (1867-1928).

    4. [S1310] Find A Grave, 24 Sep 2011.
      beckyh37, creator, "Find A Grave," database, Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com: accessed 22 September 2011), memorial for Joseph H.Alexander (1867-1928).

    5. [S1310] Find A Grave (Reliability: 2), 24 Sep 2011.
      Jennifer Rice, creator, "Find A Grave," database, Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com: accessed 22 September 2011), memorial for Joseph Henry Alexander (1867-1928).

    6. [S1310] Find A Grave (Reliability: 2), 24 Sep 2011.
      beckyh37, creator, "Find A Grave," database, Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com: accessed 22 September 2011), memorial for Joseph H.Alexander (1867-1928).

    7. [S1881] FGS & Charts (Reliability: 1), 29 Sep 2011.
      Author unknown. Daniel Alexander Family Group Sheet, 1841-1962; supplied by Randolph County Historical Museum, 416 S. Meridian Street, Winchester, Indiana. This sheet offers no documentation for any piece of data and has two children that probably do not belong with this family.

    8. [S1835] 1870 U.S. Census (Reliability: 2), 22 Sep 2011.
      1870 U.S. census, Randolph County, Ohio, population schedule, Ward township, page 436A (stamped), dwelling 299, family 299, Dan Alexander household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 22 September 2011), citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm M593, roll 354.

    9. [S1834] 1880 U.S. Census (Reliability: 2), 22 Sep 2011.
      1880 U.S. census, Randolph County, Indiana, population schedule, Ward Township, page 12D (handwritten), enumeration district (ED) 161, dwelling 97, family 101, Daniel Alexander household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 22 September 2011), citing NARA microfilm publication T9, roll 306. 

    10. [S1854] Obituary (Reliability: 2), 12 Oct 2012.
      ?Jos. Alexander Dies at Saratoga,? undated clipping from the Alexander Scrapbook, ca. late 1920s, from unidentified newspaper. Privately held by Shirley (Richison) Fields, Avon, Indiana, 2012.


    11. [S128] Alexander-Courtney Journal, p. 32, 23 Aug 2015.
      Shirley Richison Fields, transcriber, "Journal of Olive (Alexander) Richison Hodge, 1887-1973, Jay and Randolph counties, Indiana" (transcript 1985), copy privately held by Fields [ADDRESS FOR PRIVATE USE,] Avon, Indiana, 2003. Original held by Special Collections, Bracken Library, Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana.