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Sydenham Benoni Alexander
Birth: Dec. 8, 1840
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jun. 14, 1921
Charlotte
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA

US Congressman. He enlisted in the Confederate Army upon the outbreak of the Civil War, rising to Captain and commander of Company K, 42nd North Carolina Infantry regiment. Late in the war he was detailed to serve as Inspector General on the staff of Confederate Major General Robert F. Hoke. Following the war, he served as a member of the North Carolina state senate before being elected to represent North Carolina's 6th District in the United States House of Representatives, serving in that office from 1891 until 1895. (bio by: Evening Blues) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Emma Pauline Nicholson Alexander (1848 - 1880)*
 
 Children:
  Violet Graham Alexander (1871 - 1961)*
  Julia McGehee Alexander (1876 - 1957)*
  Thomas Willis Alexander (1879 - 1950)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elmwood Cemetery
Charlotte
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 35.23516, -80.8457
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Evening Blues
Record added: Nov 06, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8064466
Sydenham Benoni Alexander
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Sydenham Benoni Alexander
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Sydenham Benoni Alexander
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