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William Yancey Alexander
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Birth: Feb. 16, 1873
Bienville Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Jan. 24, 1968

Funeral services for William Y. Alexander, 94, were held at 10 Fri in the chapel of Southern Funeral Home of Winnfield with Rev. E. W. Evans officiating. Burial was in Jonesboro Cemetery.

Alexander, a farmer and longtime resident of Winn Parish, died at 9 a.m. Wed, Jan 24, 1968 in a Winnfield hospital after a long illness. He is survived by a sister, Mrs. W. L. Brown of Jonesboro and a number of nieces and nephews.

1940 United States Federal Census about W Y Alexander
Name: W Y Alexander
Respondent: Yes
Age: 67
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1873
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: Louisiana
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Home in 1940: Winn, Louisiana
Map of Home in 1940: View Map
Farm: No
Inferred Residence in 1935: Winn, Louisiana
Residence in 1935: Same House
Sheet Number: 9B
Number of Household in Order of Visitation: 183
Occupation: Fire Warder
House Owned or Rented: Owned
Value of Home or Monthly Rental if Rented: 250
Attended School or College: No
Highest Grade Completed: Elementary school, 4th grade
Hours Worked Week Prior to Census: 7
Class of Worker: Wage or salary worker in Government work
Weeks Worked in 1939: 52
Income: 250
Income Other Sources: No
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members:
Name Age
W Y Alexander 67
Lee Alexander 61 
Family links: 
  Thomas Harvey Alexander (1843 - 1932)
  Louisa Low Alexander (1840 - 1879)
  Martha J Alexander Myrick (1869 - 1960)**
  George L Alexander (1871 - 1944)*
  William Yancey Alexander (1873 - 1968)
  Alice Alexander (1874 - 1875)*
  Henry Gray Alexander (1877 - 1951)*
  Packton Harold Alexander (1885 - 1963)**
  Grace Anna Alexander Smelley (1887 - 1965)*
*Calculated relationship
Jonesboro Cemetery
Jackson Parish
Louisiana, USA
Created by: Linda Fourroux
Record added: May 15, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90179607


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