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  • ID: I10530
  • Name: Amos Alexander
  • Surname: Alexander
  • Given Name: Amos
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 1738 in Cecil County, Maryland
  • Death: 7 Dec 1813 in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
  • Burial: Baker Cemetery, Iredell County, North Carolina
  • _UID: 7698C11809C0BA4DA4970B28C2B75CEEE8D1
  • Census: 1790 Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
  • Census: 1800 Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
  • Census: 1810 Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
  • Event: Revolutionary Soldier, Salisbury, North Carolina district Voucher Number 2950, Mecklenburg County. Military Service Salisbury, North Carolina
  • Note:
    Y-DNA Research on ALEXANDER surname

    PEARCE-ALEXANDER: CDA and JAP are 5th cousins 2 times removed. Their common ancestors are Amos Alexander and Susannah Johnston.
    a) Amos Alexander > Ephriam K Alexander > Nancy Davidson Alexander > Sarah Caldwell McAuley > Sarah Janie Knox > Samuel Irvin Alexander > Sarah Alexander > IAP > JAP (FTDNA Kit No 175026)
    b) Amos Alexander > Eli Alexander > Ezekiel Alexander > James Franklin Alexander > William Franklin Ezekiel Alexander > William Franklin Alexander > CDA (FTDNA Kit No 245943)

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    FF-DNA Research

    PEARCE-GLASS: CLG and JAP are 9th cousins. Their common ancestors are Unknown "7+2 Father" Alexander and Unknown.
    a) Unknown "7+2 Father" Alexander > Samuel Alexander Sr > Martin Alexander > Amos Alexander > Eli Alexander > Ezekiel Alexander > William Eli Alexander > Samuel Irvin Alexander > Sarah Alexander > IAP > JAP
    b) Unknown "7+2 Father" Alexander > Joseph "Tanner" Alexander > James "Yeoman" Alexander > Hezekiah Alexander > William Sample Alexander > Alphonso Alexander > Zeno Alexander > George Alphonso Alexander > Anne Lee Alexander > Margaret Katherine Gammill > CLG

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    United States Census, 1790

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    Name: Amos Alexander
    Event Place: Not Stated, Mecklenburg, North Carolina
    Page Number: 360
    Line Number: 41915
    NARA Publication Number: M637
    NARA Roll Number: 7
    Film Number: 0568147
    Digital Folder Number: 004440913
    Image Number: 00538
    Collection: United States Census, 1790

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    United States Census, 1800

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    Name: Amos Alexander
    Residence: Salisbury, Mecklenburg, North Carolina
    Page Number: 551
    NARA Publication Number: M32
    NARA Roll Number: 33
    Film Number: 337909
    Digital Folder Number: 004440861
    Image Number: 00099
    Collection: United States Census, 1800

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    United States Census, 1800

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    Name: Amos Alexander
    Residence: Salisbury, Mecklenburg, North Carolina
    Page Number: 560
    NARA Publication Number: M32
    NARA Roll Number: 33
    Film Number: 337909
    Digital Folder Number: 004440861
    Image Number: 00108
    Collection: United States Census, 1800

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    United States Census, 1810

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    Name: Amos Alexander
    Event Place: Not Stated, Mecklenburg, North Carolina
    Page Number: 458
    Line Number: 652
    NARA Publication Number: M252
    NARA Roll Number: 42
    Film Number: 0337915
    Digital Folder Number: 004433475
    Image Number: 00048
    Collection: United States Census, 1810

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    United States Census, 1810

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    Name: Amos Alexander
    Event Place: Not Stated, Mecklenburg, North Carolina
    Page Number: 456
    Line Number: 1898
    NARA Publication Number: M252
    NARA Roll Number: 42
    Film Number: 0337915
    Digital Folder Number: 004433475
    Image Number: 00046
    Collection: United States Census, 1810

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    ANCESTOR'S SERVICES

    The said Amos Alexander is the ancestor who assisted in establishing American Independence, while acting in the capacity of soldier

    My ancestor's services during the Revolutionary War were as follows:

    Soldier, Salisbury District of N.C. Voucher 2950
    Mecklenburg Co., N.C.

    Give references by volume and page to the documentary or other authorities for -- MILITARY RECORD: Where reference is made to unpublished or inaccessible records of service, the applicant must file the official copy.

    Roster of Soldiers from North Carolina in the American Revolution. Genealogical Pub. Co. Baltimore, Md. 1967 page 315.
    DAR Patriot Index Page 8 National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Washington, 1966

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    Birth: 1738
    Death: Dec. 7, 1813

    Burial:
    Baker Cemetery
    Iredell County
    North Carolina, USA

    Created by: Larry Threatt
    Record added: Aug 16, 2009
    Find A Grave Memorial# 40748975

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    A will dated 7 Dec 1813, probated Feb 1814, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, Will Book A, p. 63, names the following:

    Wife Susannah
    son Josiah Martin
    dau Mary and her daughters Susannah, Polly ROSS and Rebecca SPEARS
    son Ephraim
    son Eli
    dau Rebecca and her dau Sylebeth
    son Ezekiel and his dau Susannah
    dau Minty

    The specific bequests to son Josiah Martin Alexander were: the orchard and field below the barn. At the death of his mother, half the plantation and use of the little field below the house with the orchard, shop and loom house during his mother's lifetime; also negro wench Agand and boy Cato, adjustment of debt, five bushels of wheat and a bed and furniture.

    Children
    Rebecca Alexander b: CA 1753 in North Carolina, Mecklinburg Co
    Ezekiel Alexanderb: CA 1755
    Minty Alexander b: CA 1755 in North Carolina, Mecklinburg Co
    Eli Alexander b: BEF 1760 in North Carolina, Mecklinburg Co
    Josiah Martin Alexander b: 27 AUG 1777
    Mary Alexander b: CA 1779 in North Carolina, Mecklinburg Co
    Polly Alexander
    Ephriam K* Alexander b: 25 JAN 1783 in North Carolina, Mecklinburg Co

    Amos made his will 7 Dec 1813, Mecklenburg Co NC
    Will Book A, pg 63 in which he named wife Susannah: sons Josiah; Ephraim; Eli; Ezekiel; Ezekiel's dau. Susannah; dau Mary and her dau. Suannah; Polly and her dau. Rebecca Spears; and dau's Rebecca and Minty(?)

    Wills NC 1791-1863 Book A 26, p 66
    There is another Ezekiel Alexander living in Mecklenburg who died 1823 m. to Rachel (Price?) had daus Susannah Johnston and Minty, but no sons. This Ezekiel was son of Amos, who was probably son of Martin also.

    Book A 24 p 63
    Amos (X) Alexander will 7 Dec 1813 mentioned wife Susannah, son Josiah Martin, dau Mary, gdau Susannah, gdau Polly Ross, gdau Rebecca Spears, son Ephraim, son Eli, gdau Sylabeth dau of Rebecca, son Ezekiel and his dau, Susannah.

    Wills NC 1791-1863 Book A 24 p 63
    Amos (X) Alexander will 7 Dec 1813 mentioned wife Susannah, son Josiah Martin, dau Mary, gdau Susannah, gdau Polly Ross gdau Rebecca Spears, son Ephraim, son Eli, gdau Sylabeth dau of Rebecca., son Ezekiel and his dau, Susannah.

    Census Salisbury Dist, Mecklenburg NC 1790
    Alexander, Amos 1 FWM 16 & up
    4 FWM 16 under
    3 FWF
    0 others
    6 slaves
    Alexander, Josiah 1 FWM 16 & up
    3 FWM 16 under
    2 FWF
    0 others
    2 slaves
    Directly under Amos (living near?)
    Moses
    Aron
    David
    Daniel
    Joel
    Issac
  • Change Date: 7 Oct 2012 at 21:47:57



    Father: Martin Alexander b: 18 Mar 1687 in Anamessex, Somerset County, Maryland
    Mother: Susannah Foster b: 29 Mar 1692 in Whitton, Lincs, England

    Marriage 1 Susannah Johnston b: in Cecil County, Maryland
    • Married: ABT 1750 in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
    Children
    1. Has No Children Rebecca Alexander b: BEF 1753 in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
    2. Has Children Ezekiel Alexander b: ABT 1755 in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
    3. Has No Children Minty Alexander b: ABT 1755 in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
    4. Has Children Josiah Martin Alexander Sr b: 27 Aug 1777 in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
    5. Has Children Mary Polly Alexander b: ABT 1779 in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
    6. Has Children Ephraim K Alexander b: 25 Jan 1783 in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
    7. Has Children Eli Alexander b: 6 Dec 1784 in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
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