Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Alstons in:
 • Pine Crest Cemetery
 • Mobile
 • Mobile County
 • Alabama
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Advertisement
David Pressly Alston
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Dec. 22, 1887
Starkville
Oktibbeha County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Dec. 20, 1945
Mobile
Mobile County
Alabama, USA

David Pressly Alston was the son of Grey Sills Alston and Elizabeth Muse Alston in Starkville, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi. He was named for Rev. David Pressly, who along with his great-grandmother, Elizabeth Bell McKell and other relatives started the Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church (circa 1840) in Starkville.

David was married to Margaret Nelson (Nell) Case, daughter of Hallock H. and Blanche (Osenton) Case from Mobile, Alabama. David and his parents moved to Mobile, just a few years earlier. David and Nell had three daughters, Bertha Pressly, Elizabeth Osenton and Leila Mary.

David Pressly Alston lived the remainder part of his life in Mobile, Alabama and died December 20th 1945. He is buried at Pine Crest Cemetery next to his wife and daughters, Bertha and Elizabeth.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Grey Sills Alston (1849 - 1920)
  Elizabeth Bell Muse Alston (1850 - 1924)
 
 Spouse:
  Margaret Nelson Case Alston (1893 - 1971)
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Osenton Alston Dozier (1910 - 2009)*
  Leila Mary Alston Lundgren (1916 - 2003)*
 
 Siblings:
  Clarence Robert Alston (1874 - 1935)*
  Musadera D. Alston (1876 - 1933)*
  John Hayward Alston (1878 - 1953)*
  Wallace Alston (1880 - 1946)*
  Joseph Thomas Alston (1883 - 1954)*
  Harry Sills Alston (1885 - 1961)*
  David Pressly Alston (1887 - 1945)
  Parke Daniel Alston (1892 - 1970)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pine Crest Cemetery
Mobile
Mobile County
Alabama, USA
Plot: Section 5
 
Maintained by: GMG
Originally Created by: Tim Childree
Record added: May 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52153473
David Pressly Alston
Added by: Tim Childree
 
David Pressly Alston
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Brother Xavier Werneth
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Amber Dawn
 Added: Jun. 11, 2014
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service