|Birth: ||Dec. 25, 1819|
|Death: ||Feb. 24, 1884|
Aged 64 years, 1 month and 29 days
Alexander- at his residence, Sunday evening, Feb. 24, after a long illness, James H. Alexander, aged 64 years.
The deceased was born in Butler Co., Ohio, Dec. 25, 1819. He moved to Illinois to the home where he died in 1853.
Nineteen years ago he buried a son aged ten years.
There remain to comfort the widowed mother, three children, the wife of Augustus Meinzer, the wife of Edward Lamport, and a son Scott.
A large audience assembled at the M.E. Church Tuesday afternoon, Rev. C.R. Hodge officiating.
Credit: The Momence Progress Reporter from Momence News of Way Back When section from Feb. 28, 1884 newspaper. Reprinted April 13, 1945. A copy of the obit is available on Facebook at Momence Genealogy Corner.
Elizabeth Malone Alexander (1821 - 1895)*
John J. Alexander (1853 - 1864)*
Jessie Alexander Lamport (1857 - 1925)*
Plot: Block 15, Lot 11.
Created by: Jody Glynn Patrick
Record added: Jun 22, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38641827
Resource: James Alexander is listed in the Momence cemetery records on file at the Momence Graham Historic House and Museum.|
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