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Dr James Archibald Alexander
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Birth: Oct. 2, 1838
Virginia, USA
Death: Oct. 13, 1888
Citra
Marion County
Florida, USA

Father: Andrew Arbuckle Alexander
Mother: Susan Steele Hunter
08/08/1842 - Father, Andrew Arbuckle Alexander, died, Augusta Co., VA
1850 - Lived with widowed mother and sibs, District No. 24, Augusta Co., VA
- Attended a classical school under Rev. Dr. Dabney, Augusta Co., VA
- Attended the Mossy Creek Academy, Augusta Co., VA [organized by Jed Hotchkiss, Confederate Gen. T. J. Jackson's cartographer]
1860 - Medical student, 1st District, Augusta Co., VA
1862 - M.D. degree, Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, VA (from: Augusta Co., VA)
09/25/1862 to 01/25/1863 - Acting Asst. Surgeon, Convalescent Camp, Staunton, VA, under Confederate Surgeon William Steele McChesney ($80/mo.)
08/10/1863 - Asst. Surgeon, Gen. J. D. Imboden's Brigade, Harrisonburg, VA
09/01/1863 - Asst. Surgeon, Gen. J. D. Imboden's Brigade, Harrisonburg, VA
1865-1866 - Practiced medicine, McDowell, Highland Co., VA
1866 - Married Sarah Elizabeth Casler (she was born in Frederick Co., VA, in 1841, and was the sister of Confederate memoirist, John Overton Casler)
1867 - Practiced medicine, Rockingham Co., VA
1870 - Practiced medicine, Broadway, Rockingham Co., VA
1874 - Practiced medicine, Timberville, Rockingham Co., VA
1880,1886 - Practiced medicine, Broadway, Rockingham Co., VA
1887 - Practiced medicine, Citra, Marion Co., FL
05/10/1887 - Nominated and approved for Florida Medical Association membership
1888 - Practiced medicine, Citra, Marion Co., FL
10/13/1888 - Died of typhoid fever, Citra, Marion Co., FL (buried: Citra Cemetery, Citra, FL)
07/04/1892 - Mother, Susan Steele Alexander, died, Augusta Co., VA
1900 - Widow, Sarah E. Alexander, was living in Citra, Marion Co., FL
1910 - Widow, Sarah E. Alexander, was living in Alamogordo, Otero Co., NM, with her daughter, Sally Alexander, her daughter Fannie O'Reilly, and her son-in-law, Thomas O'Reilly
1920 - Widow, Sarah E. Alexander, was living in Los Angeles, CA, with either a daughter or a granddaughter
12/10/1921 - Widow, Sarah E. Alexander, died (buried: Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Hollywood, Los Angeles Co, CA)

Bob Krick provided input to this biography.

This biographical sketch is from:
Hambrecht, F.T. & Koste, J.L., Biographical
register of physicians who served the
Confederacy in a medical capacity.
04/05/2014. Unpublished database.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Andrew A. Alexander (____ - 1842)
  Susan S. Alexander (____ - 1892)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah E. Alexander (1841 - 1921)
 
Inscription:
50 y & 11d
 
Note: Stone done by JW & CE Miller in Bride....VA
 
Burial:
Citra Cemetery
Citra
Marion County
Florida, USA
 
Maintained by: bioengineer
Originally Created by: No Guts, No Glory
Record added: Aug 02, 2007
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Dr James Archibald Alexander
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