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Arthur Benjamin Alexander
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Birth: Nov. 26, 1872
Golconda
Pope County
Illinois, USA
Death: Nov. 3, 1937
Wilson
Mississippi County
Arkansas, USA

Son of Thomas Hall ALEXANDER (1849–) and Isabell Susan Darrow ALEXANDER (1852–1936). Isabell was Thomas' 1st wife, and daughter of Lemule C. DARROW (1829–1911) and Isabel Susan Pierce DARROW (1830–1852).

Siblings include:
Dellie ALEXANDER (1871–1900)
May ALEXANDER (1875–1900)
Richard Andrew ALEXANDER (1879–1966)
Alonzo Don ALEXANDER (1880–1931)
William Jackson ALEXANDER (1887–1963)

His father married Rachel R. TUTEN (1866-1939) on 16 Nov 1887 in Jasper, Hamilton County, FL. They had 7 children.

Married Jennie Louise KINNEY in 05 Oct 1901. They had the following children:
Henry Dellie ALEXANDER (1903–1971)
Floy Ella ALEXANDER (1907–1972)
Gertude Esther ALEXANDER (1909–1988)
Thelma Virginia ALEXANDER (1920–1990)
Serena Helen ALEXANDER (1922–2000)
Jean Elizabeth ALEXANDER (1926–1991)
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Obituary
A. B. Alexander, aged 62 years, died at his home West of Wilson Wednesday night. Mr. Alexander was born and Golconda, Ill., and came to Arkansas in 1894 and settled near Wilson where he is lived since.

He married Miss Jennie Kenny in 1910 children were born, but only six are living, Mrs. E. D. LaRue, of Marie, Mrs. Floyd Keltner of Keiser, Mrs. Gleen Wheeler of Osceola, H. D. Alexander of Wilson and Jean and Serena Alexander. There are six grandchildren. Mr. Alexander is also survived by three brothers, Will Alexander of Wilson, A. D. Alexander of Osceola, and R. A. Alexander of Vicksburg, Miss.

Funeral services were held at Bassett church’s Thursday afternoon at 3 o’clock and he was buried at Bassett Cemetery. Services in charge of Swift Funeral Home.
~ Published in The Osceola Times, Friday, 5 November 1937, page 1.
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 Parents:
  Isabelle S. Darrow Littrell (1852 - 1936)
 
 Spouse:
  Jennie Louise Kinney Alexander (1885 - 1949)
 
 Children:
  Henry Dellie Alexander (1903 - 1971)*
 
 Sibling:
  Arthur Benjamin Alexander (1872 - 1937)
  William Jackson Alexander (1887 - 1963)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bassett Cemetery
Bassett
Mississippi County
Arkansas, USA
Plot: 492
 
Created by: J. G. in NC
Record added: Nov 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81270562
 

 
 
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