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Catherine Alexander Duer
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Birth: Mar. 8, 1755
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Jul. 26, 1826
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Daughter of Revolutionary War General William Alexander, Lord Stirling, and wife of William Duer.

According to "The Descendants of James Alexander", published in 1881 as part of "The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record, Volumes 11-13", she was buried at St. Thomas Church in New York City and later moved to Jamaica, Queens. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Alexander (1726 - 1783)
  Sara Livingston Alexander (____ - 1805)
 
 Spouses:
  William Duer (1747 - 1799)
  William Nielson (1735 - ____)
 
 Children:
  William Alexander Duer (1780 - 1858)*
  John Duer (1782 - 1858)*
  Frances Duer Robinson (1785 - 1869)*
  Maria Theodora Duer Chew (1789 - 1837)*
  Alexander Duer (1793 - 1819)*
 
 Sibling:
  Mary Alexander Watts (____ - 1820)*
  Catherine Alexander Duer (1755 - 1826)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Grace Episcopal Churchyard
Jamaica
Queens County
New York, USA
 
Maintained by: Bill McKern
Originally Created by: P Fazzini
Record added: Oct 19, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43287263
Catherine <i>Alexander</i> Duer
Added by: Bill McKern
 
Catherine <i>Alexander</i> Duer
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- J.A. & D.S.
 Added: Oct. 16, 2011

- Summer
 Added: Aug. 22, 2011
William Duer died in 1799 leaving Catherine with virtually nothing. She moved to a small brick house on Chambers Street, where she took in boarders. She married 2nd,William Neilson who was a Merchant.
- flgrl
 Added: Aug. 5, 2011
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