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Samuel Yarbrough Alexander, Sr
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Birth: Jun. 9, 1869
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jan. 18, 1948
Kingsville
Kleberg County
Texas, USA

S. Y. Alexander
Caller-Times News Service
KINGSVILLE—Funeral services for Samuel Yarbrough Alexander, 78, a retired foreman on the Missouri Pacific Railroad and a resident of Kingsville since 1917, will be held at 4 o'clock Tuesday afternoon at Cage-Piper Funeral Chapel. The Rev. Donald E. Redmond, pastor of the First Methodist Church, will officiate. Burial will be in the Kingsville Cemetery under direction of Cage-Piper Funeral Home. Alexander died at the home of his son, Paul Alexander, here Sunday morning at 4 o'clock. Survivors include three sons, Ralph C. and Robert Paul of Kingsville and Samuel Y., Jr. of Washington, D. C.; a sister, Mrs. Van A. Wyly of Washington, D. C.; five brothers, J. P. of San Benito, Will J. of Basile, La., M.M. of Waverly, Tenn., Jim of Gibson, Tenn., and Austin, of Leroy, Ala.; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Corpus Christi Times, Monday, 1/19/1948 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert Preston Alexander (1841 - 1911)
  Martha Ann Yarbrough Alexander (1850 - 1941)
 
 Spouse:
  Ellie Corban Corlew Alexander (1879 - 1962)
 
 Children:
  Ralph Connor Alexander (1902 - 1970)*
  Robert Paul Alexander (1906 - 2004)*
  Samuel Yarbrough Alexander (1909 - 1995)*
 
 Siblings:
  Samuel Yarbrough Alexander (1869 - 1948)
  Austin C Alexander (1871 - 1964)*
  Mitchell Trotter Alexander (1877 - 1941)*
  Matthew McCauley Alexander (1877 - 1953)*
  James Nolen Alexander (1880 - 1961)*
  John Pierpont Alexander (1882 - 1968)*
  William J. Alexander (1885 - 1973)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
PVT 2 TENN INF SP AM WAR
 
Burial:
Chamberlain Cemetery
Kingsville
Kleberg County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Judy B. Forgos
Originally Created by: Leah P
Record added: Dec 08, 2010
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Samuel Yarbrough Alexander, Sr
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