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Zeralda J. Smith Alexander
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Birth: May 2, 1839
Russellville
Brown County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jan. 6, 1873
Fairfield
Wayne County
Illinois, USA

m/o Lizzie Luster, Clyde B., John, Zeralda, & Philip H. Alexander w/o John C. Alexander

Zeralda J. SMITH b: 2nd (22) May 1839 Russelville, Brown County, Ohio d: 6th (5) Jan 1873 of Fairfield, Wayne, Illinois d/o William B. Smith (1800-1855) & Patience Lawson (1800-1848), m: Salem, IL 11 Dec 1856 John C. ALEXANDER b: 10 Oct 1834 (20 July 1835) Ohio d: 29 July 1897 Fairfield, Wayne County, Illinois, age 62y 9d, s/o Elizabeth (Cunningham) Alexander (1792-1861), John m2: 23 Sep 1874 Loretta RUSSELL b: 16 Mar 1845 Paris, Jennings, Indiana d: 19 Feb 1919 Chicago, Cook, Illinois d/o Dr. Benj. F. Russell (1812) & Adaline Warkham (1810-1877). John was a blacksmith & merchant in Fairfield, Wayne, Illinois.

Genealogies and Bible Records gathered by the Illinois Society, DAR, 1976-1977, included was the SMITH family bible. pp.13 & 14. [Image #235 & 236]. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Smith (1800 - 1855)
  Patience Lawson Smith (1800 - 1848)
 
 Spouse:
  John C. Alexander (1834 - 1897)*
 
 Children:
  Clyde Alexander (1858 - 1914)*
  Elizabeth Alexander Luster (1859 - 1926)*
  Philip Alexander (1869 - 1871)*
  Zerelda Alexander (1872 - 1962)*
 
 Sibling:
  Lucy Smith Bloom (1827 - 1902)*
  Zeralda J. Smith Alexander (1839 - 1873)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Wife of J. C. ALEXANDER

aged 33 ys. 8 mo. 4 d.

Gone, but not lost my consort, my love,
Borne by the angels to mansions above.

source: Wayne County, Illinois - Cemetery Inscriptions - volume V


 
Burial:
Slocumb Cemetery
Fairfield
Wayne County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Patsy Hittle Gore
Record added: Feb 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66056945
Zeralda J. <i>Smith</i> Alexander
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- Patsy Hittle Gore
 Added: Feb. 23, 2011
 
 
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