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Maurice W. Alexander
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Birth: Feb. 9, 1835
Death: Jun. 6, 1898

St. Louis druggist and proprietor of Alexander's Drug Store. Born in Philadelphia, Mr. Alexander graduated from the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and then moved to St. Louis. He became associated with the wholesale drug firm of Bacon, Hyde & Company. While with them, he traveled the state of Missouri on horseback. Not long after settling in St. Louis he began business for himself and in 1878 opened a second store which was later destroyed by fire. In 1892 he bought out the Mellier Drug Company. He was successively president of the American Pharmaceutical Association and the Missouri Pharmaceutical Association and served several years on the State Board of Pharmacy.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Clara V. Long Alexander (1837 - 1928)*
 
 Children:
  Ada E. Alexander (1861 - 1942)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bellefontaine Cemetery
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
Plot: Block 165 Lot 1733
 
Created by: Connie Nisinger
Record added: Dec 31, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32534909
Maurice W. Alexander
Added by: Connie Nisinger
 
Maurice W. Alexander
Added by: Connie Nisinger
 
Maurice W. Alexander
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Dust thou art, to dust returnest, was not spoken of the soul. ~Longfellow~
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 Added: Jan. 10, 2009
 
 
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