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Alexander Hamilton Mechlin
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Birth: Jan. 10, 1805
District Of Columbia, USA
Death: Mar. 19, 1876
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

From family legend & other records: As a small child, Alexander witnessed the burning of Washington, DC by the British during the War of 1812. The family lived in Georgetown, Washington, DC. In 1850, occup. listed as Agent & Attorney; 1860, as Claim Agent; in 1861, he's listed in the 4th Auditor's office, Federal Gov'n, Wash., DC; in 1870 occup. listed as Civil Engineer.

His surname is variously given as the originally family spelling of MECHLING, and MECHLIN.

Known chr: Florence, Georgiana mar Col Oscar Addison MACK, Frederick Augustus Smith mar Cornelia Stone HYATT, Edith 1839-1844, Child d Nov 1842, Child d 07 Oct 1846 & Child d 08 Apr 1851. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Margaret Goertner Mechlin
 
 Children:
  Florence Mechlin (____ - 1879)*
  Frederick Augustus Smith Mechlin (1844 - 1921)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Congressional Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
 
Maintained by: Sheila Galagan
Originally Created by: Bill Shrum
Record added: Jul 25, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39857564
Alexander Hamilton Mechlin
Added by: Sheila Galagan
 
Alexander Hamilton Mechlin
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