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George C. ALEXANDER[1, 2]

Male 1790 - 1880  (90 years)


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  • Name George C. ALEXANDER 
    Born 10 Sep 1790  Buncombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • 10 Sep 1790 -> DAR app 416655
    Gender Male 
    Property Abt 1820  Swannanoa, Buncombe, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Alexander Inn 
    Residence 1842  Buncombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Probate 18 Feb 1844  Buncombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • He and his brother Robert S. were executors of James Alexander's estate. -> Buncombe County Will Abstracts
    Will 18 Feb 1844  Buncombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • His father bequeathed to him:
      "my negro Sam. . .negro girl Mary[if Rachel leaves country], all the stock on hand at my wife death" -> Buncombe County Will Abstracts
    Will 23 Oct 1869  Buncombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • He wrote his will.
    Will 1 Apr 1877  Buncombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • He added a codicil to his will.
    Died 3 Oct 1880  Buncombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Probate 30 Nov 1880  Buncombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • His will was probated.
    Notes 
    • Name:
      *George C. Alexander -> DAR app 416655
      *George C. -> 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 I2288  Kendrick-Hemphill
    Last Modified 12 Apr 2014 

    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 Elizabeth H. FOSTER 
    Married Y  [1, 4
    Children 
     1. George N. ALEXANDER
     2. Salina ALEXANDER
     3. Rhonda ALEXANDER
     4. Unknown ALEXANDER
     5. Sophronia ALEXANDER,   b. Bef 1830
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2015 
    Family ID F1133  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, 2 (Reliability: 3).
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    4. [S524] Buncombe County Will Abstracts, p. 109 (Reliability: 3).