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The Kanawha County Family Tree Project October 07, 2004

The Kanawha County Family Tree Project October 07, 2004



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James Alexander & Isabella (Unknown) Alexander




Husband James Alexander 241

       Born: 
       Died: Bef Jul 1814 - Monroe County, Virginia 241
     Buried: 
    Married:  - Not On Cd #229




Wife Isabella (Unknown) Alexander 241

       Born: 
       Died: Bef Nov 1834 - Monroe County, Virginia 241
     Buried: 



Children
1 F Catherine Alexander 241

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Richard Shanklin (1772-1841)
       Marr: Not On Cd #229: Monroe County, Virginia  240 



2 M Andrew Alexander 241

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 



3 M Michael Alexander 241

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 



4 M Henry Alexander 241

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 



5 M Matthew Alexander 241

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 



6 F Jane Alexander 241

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: (Unknown) Dunlap (      -      )  241 
       Marr: Not On Cd #229



7 F Elizabeth Alexander 241

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: (Unknown) Burnside (      -      )  3 



8 F Mary Alexander 241

       Born: Bef 1788 41
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Henry Chapman (Bef 1785-      )  39 
       Marr: 16 Sep 1803 - Monroe County, Virginia  39 




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Nathaniel P. Mitchell & Isabella C. Alexander




Husband Nathaniel P. Mitchell 244

       Born: Abt 1850 - Ohio 35
       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married: 12 May 1870 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 2

Noted events in his life were:
Occupation, 1880 - Carpenter

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV N. Cab.Ck. Dist. Pg18




Wife Isabella C. Alexander

       Born: Abt 1846 - Kanawha County, Virginia 5
       Died: Bef 1910 244
     Buried: 


     Father: John Alexander (1806-1869)
     Mother: Catherine Shelton (1813-1903)



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #968-972

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #2153

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV N. Cab.Ck. Dist. Pg18 "Laura"



Children
1 F Jane E. Mitchell

       Born: Abt 1871 - West Virginia 27
       Died: 
     Buried: 



2 F Katie C. Mitchell

       Born: Abt 1872 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 35
       Died: 
     Buried: 



3 M William A. Mitchell

       Born: Abt 1876 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 35
       Died: 
     Buried: 




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James Alexander & Rachel Slack




Husband James Alexander

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married: 15 Dec 1844 - Kanawha County, Virginia 2




Wife Rachel Slack

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 


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James Alexander & Mary (Unknown) Alexander




Husband James Alexander

       Born: Bef 1830 41
       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married: 




Wife Mary (Unknown) Alexander

       Born: Bef 1830 41
       Died: 
     Buried: 



Children
1 F Amelia Alexander

       Born: 1842 - Kentucky 2,233
       Died: 1928 233
     Buried: 
     Spouse: McDonald G. Keeney (1836-1910)
       Marr: 26 Oct 1865 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 




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James W. Alexander & Louisa Ferguson




Husband James W. Alexander

       Born: Abt 1822 - Virginia 115
       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married: 12 Aug 1849 - Kanawha County, Virginia 39

Noted events in his life were:
Occupation, 1850 - Carpenter

Census, 1850 - Putnam Co. VA #417-432




Wife Louisa Ferguson

       Born: 1 Sep 1828 - Virginia 150
       Died: 23 Apr 1851 - Putnam County, Virginia 150
     Buried:  - Alexander/Amos Cemetery; Winfield, Putnam Co, WV 150

Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Putnam Co. VA #417-432



Children
1 F Sarah Alexander

       Born: Abt 1846 - Putnam County, Virginia 115
       Died: 
     Buried: 




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(Unknown) Dunlap & Jane Alexander




Husband (Unknown) Dunlap 241

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married:  - Not On Cd #229




Wife Jane Alexander 241

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: James Alexander (      -Bef 1814) 241
     Mother: Isabella (Unknown) Alexander (      -Bef 1834) 241




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Joel Alexander & Catherine D. Henley




Husband Joel Alexander

       Born: Abt 1847 - Kanawha County, Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: William Alexander (Abt 1825-      )
     Mother: Mary Cochran (Abt 1825-      )


    Married: 6 Nov 1865 - Kanawha County, Virginia 2

Noted events in his life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co. VA #232-235

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co. VA #1626

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co. WV Jeff. Dist. #161-161




Wife Catherine D. Henley

       Born: Abt 1847 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 2
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: Samuel Henley (Abt 1826-1863)
     Mother: Hester Ann Wood (Abt 1824-1865)



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co. VA #610-614

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co. VA #280

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co. WV Jeff. Dist. #161-161



Children
1 M Edward Alexander

       Born: Abt 1866 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 25
       Died: 
     Buried: 



2 F Ida M. Alexander

       Born: Abt 1869 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 25
       Died: 
     Buried: 




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Joel Alexander & Roxalana Morris




Husband Joel Alexander

       Born: Abt 1802 - Virginia 5
       Died: 1879 252
     Buried: 


     Father: Thomas Alexander (Bef 1778-      ) 244
     Mother: 


    Married: 7 Jun 1824 - Kanawha County, Virginia 5

Noted events in his life were:
Census, 1830 - Kanawha Co, VA #180-11

Census, 1840 - Kanawha Co, VA #14-27

Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #989-992

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #2205

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Cabin Cr. Dist. #137-137




Wife Roxalana Morris

       Born: Abt 1808 - Virginia 5
       Died: 1872 253
     Buried: 


     Father: William Morris (1775-      )
     Mother: Mary Barnes (Abt 1777-1861) 254



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co. VA #989-992

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co. VA #2205

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co. WV Cabin Cr. Dist. #137-137



Children
1 M William Alexander

       Born: Abt 1825 - Kanawha County, Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Lucinda (Unknown) Alexander (Abt 1845-      )
       Marr: Not On Cd #241
     Spouse: Mary Cochran (Abt 1825-      )
       Marr: 20 Feb 1844 - Kanawha County, Virginia  2 



2 F Mary Jane Alexander

       Born: Abt 1825 - Virginia 5
       Died: After 1880 255
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Mordecai Vickers (Abt 1820-After 1880)
       Marr: 7 Jul 1842 - Kanawha  County, Virginia  2 



3 M James Alexander

       Born: Abt 1828 - Kanawha County, Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 



4 F Sarah Alexander

       Born: Feb 1831 - Kanawha County, Virginia 1
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Fleming G. Woody (Abt 1825-      )
       Marr: 4 May 1857 - Kanawha County, Virginia  2 



5 F Catherine Alexander

       Born: Abt 1831 - (Now) West Virginia
       Died: After 1911
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Thomas Jefferson "Dickie" Gardner (1828-After 1911)  130 
       Marr: 11 Jul 1850 - Kanawha County, Virginia  2 



6 F Cynthia Alexander

       Born: 20 Mar 1836 - Kanawha County, Virginia 245
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Joshua Littleton Whittington (      -      )
       Marr: 11 Nov 1861 - Kanawha County, Virginia  2 



7 M Dryden Alexander

       Born: Abt 1838 - Kanawha County, Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 



8 F Ellen Alexander

       Born: Abt 1842 - Paint Creek, Kanawha County, Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: James S. Wood (Abt 1833-      )
       Marr: 1 Jun 1856 - Kanawha County, Virginia  2 




Husband's General Notes

1830 Kanawha Co, VA census: 2 males 20-30 (Joel and ???); 1 female 20-30 (Roxalana); 1 male 5-10 (William); 1 female 5-10 (Mary Jane); 1 male 0-5 (James); 1 female 0-5 (Sarah); and 0 slaves.

1840 Kanawha Co, VA census: 1 male 30-40 (Joel); 1 female 30-40 (Roxalana); 1 male 15-20 (William) ; 2 females 10-15 (Mary Jane and Sarah); 1 male 5-10 (James); 1 female 5-10 (Catherine); 1 male 0-5 (Dryden); 1 female 0-5 (Cynthia); and 0 slaves.


General Notes for Child Sarah Alexander

Per the 1900 Kanawha Co, WV census: she had given birth to 0 children, of whom 0 were still alive. (???)
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John Alexander & Lucy J. Hudnall




Husband John Alexander

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married: 2 May 1882 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 2




Wife Lucy J. Hudnall

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 


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John Alexander & Catherine Shelton




Husband John Alexander

       Born: 14 Nov 1806 - Bedford County, Virginia 244,256
       Died: 18 Jul 1869 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 244,256
     Buried:  - Pratt Cemetery, Off Us 61, Pratt, Kanawha Co, WV 256


     Father: Thomas Alexander (Bef 1778-      ) 244
     Mother: 


    Married: 2 Jun 1830 - Kanawha County, Virginia 2

Noted events in his life were:
Occupation, 1850 - Farmer

Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co. VA #968-972

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co. VA #2153




Wife Catherine Shelton

       Born: 11 Oct 1813 - Kanawha County, Virginia 244,256
       Died: 13 Jan 1903 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 244,256
     Buried:  - Pratt Cemetery, Off Us 61, Pratt, Kanawha Co, WV 256


     Father: Samuel Shelton (Bef 1795-      )
     Mother: Frances Jones (Bef 1798-      ) 105,257



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #968-972

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, . VA #2153

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Cabin Ck.. Dist. #395-395

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV No. Cab. Ck. Dist. Pg15



Children
1 M Milton Alexander

       Born: Oct 1831 258
       Died: Mar 1886 249
     Buried:  - Pratt Cemetery, Off Us 61, Pratt, Kanawha Co, WV 249



2 F Sarah Frances Alexander

       Born: 29 Jan 1834 - Kanawha County, Virginia 256
       Died: Bef 1849 - Tombstone Date: 6-7-184(?) 256
     Buried:  - Pratt Cemetery, Off Us 61, Pratt, Kanawha Co, WV 256



3 F America Alexander

       Born: 9 Nov 1835 - Kanawha County, Virginia 256
       Died: 14 Jun 1841 - Kanawha County, Virginia 256
     Buried:  - Pratt Cemetery, Off Us 61, Pratt, Kanawha Co, WV 256



4 M Andrew C. Alexander

       Born: Abt 1837 - Kanawha County, Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 



5 F Infant Alexander

       Born: 18 Feb 1839 - Kanawha County, Virginia 256
       Died: 20 Feb 1839 - Kanawha County, Virginia 256
     Buried:  - Pratt Cemetery, Off Us 61, Pratt, Kanawha Co, WV 256



6 F Catherine Alexander

       Born: 6 Jun 1840 - Kanawha County, Virginia 256
       Died: 13 Jun 1841 - Kanawha County, Virginia 256
     Buried:  - Pratt Cemetery, Off Us 61, Pratt, Kanawha Co, WV 256



7 M Henry Brown Alexander

       Born: 9 Oct 1842 - Kanawha County, Virginia 244
       Died: 1932 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 244,249
     Buried:  - Pratt Cemetery, Off Us 61, Pratt, Kanawha Co, WV 249
     Spouse: Mary Catherine Ault (1847-1913)
       Marr: 6 Oct 1870 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 



8 F Cynthia A. Alexander

       Born: Abt 1844 - Kanawha County, Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: William A. Rogers (Abt 1843-      )  244 
       Marr: 3 Jan 1866 - Kanawha County, Virginia  2 



9 F Isabella C. Alexander

       Born: Abt 1846 - Kanawha County, Virginia 5
       Died: Bef 1910 244
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Nathaniel P. Mitchell (Abt 1850-      )  244 
       Marr: 12 May 1870 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 



10 M Houston S. Alexander

       Born: Abt 1849 - Kanawha County, Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Sarah A. Mitchell (      -      )
       Marr: 15 Aug 1872 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 




Husband's General Notes

Per Laidley, pg 476, they had 5 other children who died young. (None appeared in the census records.)


General Notes for Child Henry Brown Alexander

A major subject of the Laidley Book, pg. 476.

In March, 1861, he enlisted in the Kanawha Rangers, later known as Co. I, 8th VA Cav., Confederate Army.


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