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Rev James William Alexander
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Birth: May 22, 1865
Henry County
Georgia, USA
Death: Nov. 23, 1933
DeKalb County
Georgia, USA

Buried next to Mollie Ray Alexander.

Rev. James William Alexander was the son of James Alexander and Sarah Berry. He had several siblings, Martha, Jessie (twin), Frances (twin), Cassandra, and Whitfield Snow. His half brothers and sisters were Uriah, E.M., E.E., Mary A., N.P, Joseph, and Sarah E.

He was married several times. His first wife was believed to be Sophia Greer. His second wife was Mary Elizabeth Quinn (buried Wesley Chapel Methodist Church Cemetery). Mary Elizabeth was the daughter of Emily Jane Dobbs Quinn and William Pinkney Quinn. His third wife was Mary (Mollie) Bell Ray. His fourth wife was Alice Fincher.

Children with Mary Elizabeth Quinn Alexander:
James William Alexander, Jr.
Linnie Odessa Alexander
- married Joseph Juhlin
Bessie Adelaide Alexander
- married Charlie Rice
Effie Ada Alexander
- married Earl Cronan
Robert Pinckney Alexander
Clarence Whitfield Alexander
Clifford P Alexander
John Alfred Alexander

Children with Mollie Ray Alexander:
William Pleasant Paul Alexander
Edward Avery Alexander
Lessie Mae Alexander
- married Henry Lee Buice
Thelma Lee Alexander
- married Early M. Buice
Ray Quinn Alexander

Rev. James William Alexander was living in Scottdale, GA when he died of a sudden heart attack in 1933. He had gone to the barn on a cold day to milk the family's cow. He died just days after returning from the funeral of his brother Whitfield Snow Alexander in Covington, GA.

His grandchildren remembered him as a tall man with thick white hair and moustache.  
Family links: 
  Mary Elizabeth Quinn Alexander (1864 - 1905)
  Mary (Mollie) Bell Ray Alexander (1876 - 1929)
  James William Alexander (1886 - 1951)*
  Bessie Adelaide Alexander Rice (1892 - 1958)*
  Robert Pinkney Alexander (1896 - 1959)*
  Clarence Whitfield Alexander (1900 - 1972)*
  John Alfred Alexander (1904 - 1959)*
  William Pleasant Paul Alexander (1907 - 1961)*
  Edward Avery Alexander (1909 - 1977)*
  Ray Quinn Alexander (1916 - 2002)*
*Calculated relationship
Indian Creek Cemetery
DeKalb County
Georgia, USA
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Record added: Dec 02, 2005
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Rev James William Alexander
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