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William Grant ALEXANDER

William Grant ALEXANDER[1, 2]

Male 1868 - 1934  (65 years)

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  • Name William Grant ALEXANDER  [3
    Nickname General 
    Birth Sep 1867  Ward, Todd, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1900 US Census, age 32 
    Born 2 Sep 1868  , Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Age 12, 1880 census, c.1868, IN, parents OH
    Gender Male 
    Census 27 Jul 1870  Wayne Twp., Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Joseph Alexander household 
    • William Alexander, age 2, male, white, born Indiana.
    1870 U.S. Census - Alexander
    1870 U.S. Census - Alexander
    Indiana. Randolph Co. - Joseph Alexander
    Census 21 Jun 1880  Wayne Twp., Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Joseph Alexander household 

    • 1) Alexander, Joseph, white, male, age 49, married, farmer, born Ohio, father born Ohio, mother born Virginia

      2) Alexander, Mary A. white, female, age 44, wife, married, keeps house, born Ohio, father born Virginia, mother born Virginia

      3) Alexander, Jenora L., white, female, age 20, daughter, single, housekeeper, born Indiana, father born Ohio, mother born Ohio

      4) Alexader, Vernilla L., white, female, age 19, daughter, single, housekeeper, attended school within year, born Indiana, father born Ohio, mother born Ohio

      «b»5) Alexander, William G., white, male, age 12, son, single, works on farm, attended school within year, born Indiana, father born Ohio, mother born Ohio«/b»
    1880 U.S. Census - Alexander
    1880 U.S. Census - Alexander
    Indiana. Randolph Co. - Joseph Alexander
    Census 15 Jun 1900  Ward, Todd, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    William Alexander household 
    • Alexander, William, head, white, male, born September 1867, age 32, married 11 years, born Indiana, father born Ohio, mother born Indiana, farmer, able to read and write, speaks English, rents farm, farm schedule 190.
    1900 U.S. Census - Alexander
    1900 U.S. Census - Alexander
    Minnesota. Todd Co. - William Alexander
    Died 24 Jan 1934  Bertha Twp., Todd, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • d. Bertha Twp., Hospital, Todd Co., Minn.
    Person ID I1288  richison
    Last Modified 22 Aug 2015 

    Father Joseph H. ALEXANDER,   b. 22 Feb 1832, , Preble, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1912, Union City, Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Mary Anne POOR,   b. 6 Jul 1835, , , Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1912, Union City, Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F460  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Bertha SELL,   b. Jul 1870, , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Married 6 Jul 1889  , Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    • Married 11 years in 1900 census, md 1889.
    Children 
     1. Otto Arthur ALEXANDER,   b. 30 Mar 1890, , Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1946, Fargo, Cass, North Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)  [Birth]
    +2. Clarence Leslie ALEXANDER,   b. 3 May 1894, , Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1957, Palisade, Aitkin, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)  [Birth]
    +3. Effie Rae ALEXANDER,   b. Dec 1895, , Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    +4. Harry Franklin ALEXANDER,   b. 5 Jul 1900, , Todd, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1966, Palisade, Aitkin, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)  [Birth]
     5. Edwin Lee ALEXANDER,   b. 1 Jan 1905, , Todd, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1929, , Todd, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)  [Birth]
     6. Joseph Jonathan ALEXANDER,   b. 20 May 1906, , Todd, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1946, Minneapolis, , Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)
    Last Modified 25 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F6310  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Sep 1868 - , Randolph, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Jul 1889 - , Randolph, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S128] Alexander-Courtney Journal, pp. 1-2, 22 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.

    2. [S1495] Harshman Family, Vol. III, p.619 (Reliability: 2), 12 Aug 2011.
      C. C. Harshman. The Harshman, Hashman, Hershman, Hersman Family A History and Genealogy (3 volumes). Harshman (1976).

    3. [S1834] 1880 U.S. Census, 4 Sep 2014.
      1880 U.S. census, Randolph County, Indiana, population schedule, Wayne Township, enumeration district (ED) 168, p. 171C (stamped), dwelling 261, family 261, Joseph Alexander household; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 4 September 2014); imaged from NARA microfilm publication T9: 307.

    4. [S1835] 1870 U.S. Census (Reliability: 2), 11 Aug 2011.
      1870 U.S. census, Randolph County, Indiana, population schedule, Wayne township, page 42 (handwritten), dwelling 314, family 319, Joseph Alexander household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 29 May 2008), citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm M593, roll 354.

    5. [S1834] 1880 U.S. Census (Reliability: 2), 12 Aug 2011.
      1880 U.S. census, Randolph County, Indiana, population schedule, Wayne Township, page 171C (stamped), enumeration district (ED) 168, dwelling 261, family 261, Joseph Alexander household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 19 Jul 2008), citing NARA microfilm publication T9, roll 307.

    6. [S1832] 1900 U.S. Census (Reliability: 2), 17 Aug 2011.
      1900 U.S. census, Todd County, Minnesota, population schedule, Ward township, enumeration district (ED) 202, sheet 8B, dwelling 111, family 112, William Alexander household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 17 Aug 2011), citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication T623, roll 794.

    7. [S1495] Harshman Family, Vol. III, p.622 (Reliability: 2), 12 Aug 2011.
      Harshman, Mavourneen and C. C. Harshman. The Harshman, Hashman, Hershman, Hersman Family A History and Genealogy (Vol. III). Berkeley, California: Mrs. Mavourneen (Harshman) Harshman (1995).

    8. [S1901] Marriage, 12 Aug 2011.
      "Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941." Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 6 Aug 2011), entry for William G. Alexander and Bertha Sell, 1889.

    9. [S1832] 1900 U.S. Census (Reliability: 2), 17 Aug 1900.
      1900 U.S. census, Todd County, Minnesota, population schedule, Ward township, enumeration district (ED) 202, sheet 8B, dwelling 111, family 112, William Alexander household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 17 Aug 2011), citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication T623, roll 794.