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Rev Alexander Devin
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Birth: Mar. 22, 1769
Pittsylvania County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jan. 3, 1827

Rev. Alexander Devin. a native of Pittsylvania county. Virginia, married Susan Nowlin. of the same county and state. They were married in 1793. and moved to Kentucky in 1798. and in the spring of 1808 came to Indiana territory. They settled on a tract of land half a mile north of Princeton, built a cabin and lived there until 1814. Then they moved to the northeast quarter of section 20, township 2 south, range 10. They had thirteen children, twelve of whom grew up. The children were Elizabeth, Lucy, James, Susan, Sarah, Alexander, Jr., Virginia, Joseph, Robert, Peyton, Nowlin, Mary and Catherine. Air. Devin belonged to the Regular Baptist church, and was one of the first preachers of that denomination in the county. He was an excellent man, and he reared a useful family of children. He died January 3, 1827, and his wife died November 8. 1840. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Susan Nowlin Devin (1771 - 1840)
 
 Children:
  William Alexander Devin*
  James Devin (1791 - 1844)*
  Susan Devin Beck (1796 - 1832)*
  Sarah Devin Hummer (1799 - 1844)*
  Virginia Devin Alexander (1803 - 1858)*
  Alexander Devin (1804 - 1864)*
  Joseph Devin (1805 - 1864)*
  Peyton Nowlin Devin (1808 - 1862)*
  Mary Devin (1810 - 1814)*
  Catherine Ann Devin McClure (1812 - 1888)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Warnock Cemetery
Princeton
Gibson County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Randy Fuhrman
Record added: May 04, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36734280
Rev Alexander Devin
Added by: Randy Fuhrman
 
Rev Alexander Devin
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Added by: Janet Elliott Douglas
 
 
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