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Able Alexander
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Birth: Jan. 8, 1822
Wiltshire, England
Death: Aug. 30, 1897
Woods Cross
Davis County
Utah, USA

Husband of Sarah Alexander and Mrs. Hannah Kilburn.
Name: Abel Alexander
Birth Date: 08 Jan 1822
Birth Place: Calne, Wiltshire, England
Parents: Henry and Mary Dolman Alexander
Death Date: 30 Aug 1897
Death Place: Woods Cross, Davis, Utah
Arrival: 26 Oct 1864, William Hyde Co.
Spouse: Sara Alexander
Marriage Date: abt 1846
Marriage Place: England
Spouse's Death Date: 03 Dec 1875
Spouse's Death Place: Woods Cross, Davis, Utah
(maiden name) Married 2nd: Hannah Kilburn Date: 1876 , Utah Abel was a farmer. He married Sara with the same surname as he had. They may have been relatives but it is not presently known. He and his wife joined the LDS Church in 1853 and started saving their money to come to the Valley. About this time their two-year-old daughter received some fatal burns from a freshly made pot of tea. She died on December 17, 1853 . The cost of her illness took all the funds they had saved. They worked hard another 11 years before they were able to save enough to emigrate in 1864. They were 46 days on the ocean. After their arrival, Abel and his family moved to Bountiful and Abel hired out to herd sheep. Eventually they moved into a home of their own. Abel owned the first reaper in South Bountiful . He also owned the first mowing machine to cut hay. Children: Emma , b. 14 April 1847 , England . Edna , b. 1851 , D. of burns, age 2, 17 Dec 1853 , England . Child. Louise Johnson.
dau: Emma Alexander Moss (1846-1922)  
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Alexander (1777 - 1868)
  Mary Dolman Alexander (1789 - 1858)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Alexander Alexander (1815 - 1875)
 
 Sibling:
  Able Alexander (1822 - 1897)
  Mary Alexander Cleverly (1828 - 1918)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bountiful Memorial Park
Bountiful
Davis County
Utah, USA
Plot: A-11-18-2
 
Maintained by: Turquoise
Originally Created by: Jason Hatch
Record added: May 28, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19585037
Able Alexander
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Able Alexander
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Able Alexander
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Rest in Peace.
- Mary
 Added: Dec. 22, 2008
 
 
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