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Henry Milton Alexander
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Birth: Feb. 24, 1848
Washington County
Illinois, USA
Death: Oct. 18, 1918
Decatur
Macon County
Illinois, USA

BETHANY ECHO 10/25/1918

DALTON CITY--H. M. ALEXANDER DIED FRIDAY AFTERNOON AT HIS HOME IN DECATUR, AFTER SUFFERING FROM HEART TROUBLE AND DROPSY FOR SEVERAL YEARS.

HE WAS BORN AT SALEM IND, FEB 24, 1848. WHEN 30 YEARS OF AGE HE MOVED TO A FARM NORTHEAST OF HERE WHERE HE LIVED FOR 40 YEARS WHEN HE MOVED TO DECATUR ABOUT A YEAR AGO.

HE WAS AN ACTIVE MEMBER OF THE UNITED BRETHREN CHURCH HERE FROM WHICH PLACE THE FUNERAL WAS HELD SUNDAY AFTERNOON BY REV. J. W. LONGENBAUGH ASSISTED BY REV. W. O. SIMPSON.
THE MUSIC WAS FURNISHED BY MESDMES, WILL EKISS AND ALFRED CLARK. THE FLOWERS WERE IN CHARGE OF MRS. LAURA OVERSTAKE, MISS HAZEL OVERSTAKE, FREDA AND GEORGE BOBBITT.

HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE AND FOUR CHILDREN, EMERY ALEXANDER OF LOVINGTON, A. B. ALEXANDER OF DECATUR, C. A. ALEXANDER OF SULLIVAN AND MRS. ETHEL BURCHAM OF LOVINGTON.
THE BODY WAS LAID TO REST IN THE HEWITT CEMETERY NORTH OF LOVINGTON.

OBITUARY BY JANET DONNER
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Harvey Alexander (1824 - 1909)
  Rebecca Levina Fulk Alexander (1824 - 1909)
 
 Spouse:
  Effie Bailey Alexander (1851 - 1910)*
 
 Children:
  Infant Alexander (1872 - 1872)*
  Stanton Alexander (1874 - 1900)*
  Adam Burr Alexander (1877 - 1937)*
  John Henry Alexander (1879 - 1908)*
  Ethel L Alexander Burcham (1892 - 1945)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah A Alexander Cunningham (1847 - 1938)*
  Henry Milton Alexander (1848 - 1918)
  Margaret J Alexander Cunningham (1849 - 1907)*
  Benjamin Franklin Alexander (1851 - 1933)*
  Christena Alexander Neher (1853 - 1933)*
  Mahala E Alexander Dowers (1855 - 1934)*
  George W. Alexander (1857 - 1939)*
  Rosa Anna Alexander Dowers (1859 - 1915)*
  Angeline Alexander Drage (1860 - 1927)*
  Susie Nicholson (1861 - 1936)*
  Charles Alexander (1862 - 1957)*
  John Nelson Alexander (1866 - 1886)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hewitt Cemetery
Lovington
Moultrie County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Lois and Daughters
Record added: Apr 14, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88514787
Henry Milton Alexander
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Henry Milton Alexander
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