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James Ellsworth Alexander
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Birth: Dec. 10, 1865
Ringgold
Morgan County
Ohio, USA
Death: Oct. 18, 1940
Ness City
Ness County
Kansas, USA

James Ellsworth; born at Ringold, Ohio; was the son of Thomas and Margaret Alexander. He was predeceased by his wife Ellen on May 27, 1938.

On September 13,1894, James married Ellen Cleary at Rantoul, Illinois. To this union 12 children were born, four of whom passed away in infancy.

In the spring of 1801, James moved to Woodard, Oklahoma. He and the family lived there until August 1918, when they moved to Ness County, Kansas where he lived the rest of his life. He joined the Methodist Church when a young man. He was known to all his neighbors and friends and will be greatly missed by all.

James was survived by his children: Joseph of Denver, Colorado; Leo of Ness City; Garnett, Mike and Edna of the home; Mrs Marguerite Smith of Chicago, Illinois; Mrs. Florence Cutler of Twin Falls, Idaho; Mrs. Ellen Holmes of Ransom. There were also 18 grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at the Fitzgerald Funeral home. Burial was in the Ness City Cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Margaret McCullugh Byers Alexander (1831 - 1918)
 
 Spouse:
  Ellen Josephine Cleary Alexander (1873 - 1938)*
 
 Children:
  Joseph Edward Alexander (1895 - 1976)*
  Sarah Marguerite Alexander Smith (1896 - 1983)*
  Earl Alexander (1897 - 1902)*
  Leo Theodore Alexander (1898 - 1974)*
  Mary Lucy Alexander (1900 - 1908)*
  Michael W Alexander (1903 - 1979)*
  Florence Gertrude Alexander Cutler (1905 - 1987)*
  Garnet Ellsworth Alexander (1908 - 1984)*
  Ellen Camilla Alexander Holmes (1912 - 1999)*
  Edna Lucille Alexander Schlegel (1914 - 2002)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ness City Cemetery
Ness City
Ness County
Kansas, USA
 
Maintained by: Charlene Kimpler
Originally Created by: truchasnm
Record added: Nov 25, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80954843
James Ellsworth Alexander
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James Ellsworth Alexander
Added by: Charlene Kimpler
 
James Ellsworth Alexander
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 Added: Jan. 22, 2012
 
 
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