North Carolina, USA
He was a son of Thomas Joyce who was born in Charlotte County, Va.
Alexander was living on his fathers' tract of land in Surry County, N.C. in 1780 when Thomas made his Will in Va. (that tract of land is now in Stokes County, N.C.)
The land was divised to Thomas' two sons, Alexander and Isaac and was located on Crooked Creek.
Alexander was a resident of Surry County, N.C. during the American Revolution.
Known children of Alexander and Mary:
Thomas Joyce born ca 1773 probably in Va. married 26 Nov 1795 in Patrick County, Va. to Polly Poore.
William Joyce born 1770/80 married Elizabeth Young
Williams' Will in Stokes County NC Book 3, p.315. Probated Dec 1836.
Margaret Joyce born by 1780 . In her fathers' will she is named as Margaret Parr. (may be Poore) no marriage has been found.
Mary Joyce married 19 May 1796 in Stokes County NC to Robert Greenwood.
Sarah Joyce born by 1780 in Surry County, NC, married Thomas Frazier on 10 Aug 1799 in Stokes County, NC.
Alexander Joyce born 15 Mar 1781 Surry County, NC , died 24 Sept 1862. Married Mary Coffee. Alexander inherited land from her father in Patrick County, Va. They lived there for a while and moved to Jefferson County, Indiana.
Jane Joyce (Jency) married 25 Oct 1802 in Stokes County, NC to George Breedlove. They moved to Shelby County, Indiana.
Nancy Joyce married 18 Dec 1803 Stokes County, NC to Stephen Poor.
John Joyce born 15 March 1790 in Stokes County, NC , died 15 Nov 1844 in Shelby County, Indiana. Married 18 Dec 1812 in Stokes County, NC to Sarah Young, a daughter of James Young. Sarah died by 1854 in Shelby County, IN.
Sarah Mary Smith Joyce
Jane Joyce Breedlove*
Alexander Joyce (1781 - 1862)*
Alexander Joyce Cemetery
North Carolina, USA
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Record added: Oct 30, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60841997
In Memory of Alexander Joyce, son of Thomas Joyce, DAR #A063224. Patriotic Service- paid for services rendered in North Carolina. DAR has Alexander Joyce born abt 1750 Lunenberg County, Virginia. DAR has Alexander Joyce married to Sarah Smith. William and...(Read more)|
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