|Birth: ||Feb. 28, 1842|
|Death: ||Sep. 11, 1923|
1st marriage was to Miss Nancy Harris
she died in 1875
Milton R. Alexander then married Miss Jeannette Hartley
on 6 Aug 1876
in the Spring Hill area in Jasper county, Missouri
He had 4 known children:
The oldest 2 was with his first wife Nancy
Adeline Mary Alexander 1870 – 1957
Dennis S Alexander 1874 –
The second 2 were with his second wife Nettie
Susan Alexander 1878 –
James C Alexander 1881 –
At the time of his death was a retired farmer and lived with his wife Nettie at 1310 South Maple Street in Carthage. He was 81 yrs, 6 mos & 13 days when he died of complications of artero-sclerosis and old age.
Dr. J. A. Hope, MD came from Golden City, MO and was the attending physician.
Knell Mortuary was in charge of the funeral arrangements.
He was the son of David and
Mary Mitchell Alexander
Birthplace of both was listed as Virginia
His death certificate can be viewed online at Missouri Digital Archives/death certificates online website.
UNION IOWA VOLUNTEERS
4th Regiment, Iowa Infantry
Milton Alexander (First_Last)
Regiment Name 4 Iowa Infantry
Soldier's Rank_In Pvt
Soldier's Rank_Out Pvt
Organized at Council Bluffs and mustered in August 8, 1861. Moved to St, Louis, thence to Rolla, Mo., August 9-24. Attached to Dept. of Missouri, to December, 1861. 1st Brigade, Army of Southwest Missouri, to February, 1862. 1st Brigade, 4th Division, Army Southwest Missouri, to May, 1862. 2nd Division, Army Southwest Missouri, to July, 1862. District of Eastern Arkansas, Dept. Missouri, to November, 1862. 2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, District Eastern Arkansas, to December, 1862. 3rd Brigade, 11th Division, Right Wing 13th Army Corps (Old), Dept. Tennessee, to December, 1862. 3rd Brigade, 4th Division, Sherman's Yazoo Expedition, to January, 1863. 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 15th Army Corps, Army Tennessee, to September, 1863. 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 15th Corps, to September, 1864. 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 15th Corps, to July, 1865.
Nancy Harris Alexander (1847 - 1875)
Jeannette Hartley Alexander (1857 - 1927)
Dennis Smith Alexander (1874 - 1957)*
Plot: GAR Block 25 Space 135
Created by: NJBrewer
Record added: May 14, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69803224
JARROTT P. COX
Added: Nov. 21, 2014
The American people, North and South, went into the [Civil] war as citizens of their respective states, they came out as subjects … what they thus lost they have never got back. – H.L. Mencken|
Added: May. 14, 2011