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Dr Harmon Alexander
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Birth: Aug. 1, 1804
Montgomery County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Dec. 13, 1876
Palestine
Crawford County
Illinois, USA

Son of David Alexander Jr and Ann Caldwell
Husband of 3 wives:
Eliza Kitchell (1808-1835) married 1828
Julia Ann Kitchell (1816-1855) married 1836 (sister to Eliza)
Jeretta Wilson (1827-1881) married 1856. Jeretta is a first cousin once removed to the first two wives of Harmon Alexander.

He practiced medicine in Palestine for over 40 years. Manufactured castor and linseed oil with a horse-mill. Registrar for the Land Office at Palestine from 1845-1849 and 1853-1855. Delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention 1862. Served as state representative in Illinois 1838-1849 and 1872-1874. Served as county judge for Crawford County. 
 
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 Spouses:
  Eliza (Elizabeth) Kitchell Alexander (1808 - 1835)*
  Julia Ann Kitchell Alexander (1816 - 1855)*
  Jeretta Wilson Alexander (1827 - 1881)*
 
 Children:
  William Alexander (1858 - 1940)*
  Elizabeth Alexander Eaton (1860 - 1930)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Born Aug. 1, 1804 Died at Palestine, Ill. Dec. 13, 1876 Aged: 72 yr 4 mo. 12 ds.
 
Note: Stone is lying down now, is broken with pieces pushed together. (2009)
 
Burial:
Kitchell Cemetery
Palestine
Crawford County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Row 1 W to E, No.3 N to S
 
Created by: Mary
Record added: Apr 24, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36321006
Dr Harmon Alexander
Added by: Mary
 
Dr Harmon Alexander
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