My Richison-Wilkerson Research

Joseph H.  ALEXANDER

Joseph H. ALEXANDER[1]

Male 1832 - 1912  (80 years)

Personal Information    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All

  • Name Joseph H. ALEXANDER  [2, 3
    Born 22 Feb 1832  , Preble, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    • Age 49, 1880 census, c.1831, OH, parents OH & VA
    Gender Male 
    Census 1 Jun 1840  Jackson Twp., Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Thomas Alexander household 
    • Thomas Alexander
      2 males under 5 [James Harvey, age 5; Abraham, age 3]
      2 males 5 thru 9 [Joseph, age 8; Henry, age 7]
      1 male 20 thru 29 [Thomas, age 29]
      1 female under 5 [Sarah Ann, age 1]
      1 female 20 thru 29 [Lucinda, age 25]
    1840 U.S. Census - Alexander
    1840 U.S. Census - Alexander
    Indiana. Randolph Co. - Thomas Alexander
    Census 28 Sep 1850  Jackson Twp., Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Thomas Alexander household 
    • Joseph Alexander, age 18, male, farmer, born Ohio
    1850 U.S. Census - Alexander
    1850 U.S. Census - Alexander
    Indiana. Randolph Co. - Thomas Alexander
    Census 16 Jul 1860  Wayne Twp., Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    J. H. Alxander household 
    • J. H. Alxander, age 28, male, farmer, real esate $600, personal estate $150, born Ohio.
    1860 U.S. Census - Alexander
    1860 U.S. Census - Alexander
    Indiana. Randolph Co. - J. H. Alxander
    Census 27 Jul 1870  Wayne Twp., Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Joseph Alexander household 
    • Joseph Alexander, age 38, male, white, farmer, real estate $800, personal estate $389, born Ohio, US citizen.
    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  [2
    Joseph Alexander household 
    • Alexander, Joseph, white, male, age 49, married, farmer, born Ohio, father born Ohio, mother born Virginia.
    1880 U.S. Census - Alexander
    1880 U.S. Census - Alexander
    Indiana. Randolph Co. - Joseph Alexander
    Census 18 Jun 1900  Wayne Twp., Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Joseph H. Alexander household 
    • Alexander, Joseph H., head, white, male, born February 1832, age 68, married 46 years, born Ohio, father born Ohio, mother born Ohio, farmer, speaks English, able to read and write, owns farm free of mortgage, farm schedule 147.
    1900 U.S. Census - Alexander
    1900 U.S. Census - Alexander
    Indiana. Randolph Co. - Joseph H. Alexander
    Census 15 Apr 1910  Union City, Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Joseph H. Alexander household 
    • Alexander, Joseph H., head, male, white, age 78, married 56 years, born Ohio, father born Ohio, mother born Ohio, speaks English, own income, able to read and write, owns house free of mortgage, living at 1114 Oak Street, Union City.
    Residence Union City, Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Died 23 Dec 1912  Union City, Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    • Posted on Ancestry World Family Tree by Deborrah Brown (deborrah@bright.net), 11 Oct 2002
    Buried Union City Cemetery, Union City, Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Person ID I772  richison
    Last Modified 22 Aug 2015 

    Father Thomas ALEXANDER,   b. 10 Aug 1810, , Warren, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1879, Union City, Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Lucinda HARSHMAN,   b. 18 Dec 1815, , Preble, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1887, Union City, Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F338  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 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) 
    Married 26 May 1854  , Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13, 14, 15
    • married by James Withsel, J.P.
    Marriage License 26 May 1854  , Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    Children 
     1. Jenora L. ALEXANDER,   b. c.1860, , Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1890, , Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 30 years)  [Birth]
    +2. Vernilla L. ALEXANDER,   b. Mar 1861, , Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1929, , Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years)  [Birth]
    +3. William Grant ALEXANDER,   b. 2 Sep 1868, , Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1934, Bertha Twp., Todd, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 24 Apr 2013 
    Family ID F460  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Feb 1832 - , Preble, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 May 1854 - , Randolph, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage License - 26 May 1854 - , Randolph, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Joseph H. Alexander household - 15 Apr 1910 - Union City, Randolph, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Union City, Randolph, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Dec 1912 - Union City, Randolph, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Sources 
    1. [S128] Alexander-Courtney Journal, pp.1-2, 22 Aug 2015.
      Alexander, Olive, compiler. Alexander-Courtney Journal, 1927-1928, Indiana. Original in Special Collections, Bracken Library, Ball State University, Muncie, IN. The Journal was left in a box of papers, scrapbooks, etc. with Marceil Nixon when Olive was moved to California by her children because of health issues. Marceil gave the box to Shirley Richison Fields when she learned Fields was researching the Richison Family. Fields made a transcript of the Journal & donated the original to Bracken Library.

    2. [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.

    3. [S1881] FGS & Charts, 29 Sep 2011.
      Author unknown. Thomas Alexander Family Group Sheet, 1810-1922; supplied by Randolph County Historical Museum, 416 S. Meridian Street, Winchester, Indiana. This sheet offers only a generic list of materials used, with no documentation for any piece of data.

    4. [S1310] Find A Grave, 26 Apr 2013.
      Find A Grave,database and images, (http://findagrave.com : accessed 26 April 2013); memorial page for Joseph Alexander (1832-1912), Find A Grave Memorial no. 75,009,590; citing Union City Cemetery, Union City, Randolph County, Indiana; the copyrighted photograph by David Kennedy is materially informative and provides a legible image of the inscribed data.

    5. [S1838] 1840 U.S. Census (Reliability: 2), 11 Aug 2011.
      1840 U.S. census, Randolph County, Indiana, population schedule, Jackson Township, page 122 (handwritten), Thomas Alexander household; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 11 Aug 2011), citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication M704, roll 92.

    6. [S1837] 1850 U.S. Census, 8 Apr 2011.
      1850 U.S. Census, Randolph County, Indiana, population schedule, Jackson Township, p. 110 (stamped), dwelling 974, family 986, Thomas Alexander household, digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 23 November 2007). citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm 432, roll 168.

    7. [S1836] 1860 U.S. Census, 11 Aug 2011.
      1860 U.S. census, Randolph County, Indiana, population schedule, Wayne township, page 985 (penned), dwelling 861, family 817, J. H. Alxander; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 11 Jul 2010), citing NARA microfilm publication M652, roll 292.

    8. [S1835] 1870 U.S. Census, 11 Aug 2011.
      1870 U.S. census, Randolph County, Indiana, population schedule, Wayne township, page 42 (penned), dwelling 314, family 319, Joseph Alexander; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 29 May 2008), citing NARA microfilm publications M593, roll 354.

    9. [S1832] 1900 U.S. Census, 12 Aug 2011.
      1900 U.S. census, Randolph County, Indiana, population schedule, Wayne Township, enumeration district (ED) 130, sheet 8A (penned), dwelling 169, family 172, Joseph H. Alexander; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 6 August 2011), citing NARA microfilm publication T623, roll 399.

    10. [S45] 1910 U.S. Census, 12 Aug 2011.
      1910 U.S. census, Randolph County, Indiana, population schedule, Union City, enumeration district (ED) 145, sheet 10B (penned), dwelling 261 family 261, Joseph H. Alexander; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 6 August 2011), citing NARA microfilm publication T624, roll 376.

    11. [S1881] FGS & Charts (Reliability: 1), 29 Sep 2011.
      Author unknown. Thomas Alexander Family Group Sheet, 1810-1922; supplied by Randolph County Historical Museum, 416 S. Meridian Street, Winchester, Indiana. This sheet offers only a generic list of materials used, with no documentation for any piece of data.

    12. [S1310] Find A Grave, 26 Apr 2013.
      Find A Grave, Virtual Cemetery, digital images (http://www.findagrave.com : accessed 26 April 2013); photograph, gravestone for Joseph H. Alexander (1832-1912), Union City, Randolph, Indiana.

    13. [S1874] Online Database w/o image, 11 Aug 2011.
      "Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941." Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 11 Aug 2011) ,entry for Joseph C. Alexander & Mary A. Poor, 26 May 1854, Randolph County, Indiana, citing Randolph County, indiana, Marriage Records 1852-1858, copied by Alice Lake Ketron, Winchester, Indiana.

    14. [S1495] Harshman Family, Vol. III, p.618, 12 Aug 2011.
      C. C. Harshman. The Harshman, Hashman, Hershman, Hersman Family A History and Genealogy (3 volumes). Harshman (1976).

    15. [S1901] Marriage (Reliability: 0), 1 Oct 2011.
      Randolph County, Indiana, marriage license and return, Alexander-Poor (1854), book 2, p. 70. Winchester.

    16. [s1901] Marriage (Reliability: 3), 1 Oct 2011.
      Randolph County, Indiana, marriage license and return, Alexander-Poor (1854), book 2, p. 70. Winchester.