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James Monroe Alexander
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Birth: Jul. 17, 1845
Alabama, USA
Death: Dec. 22, 1909
Spring Ridge
Caddo Parish
Louisiana, USA

James Monroe Alexander was born in Alabama to William Asiel and Mary Hendon Alexander. He married Caroline Rebecca Gill on October 8, 1867.
They had 11 children, 3 of whom are buried in Providence Cemetery: Lake Edwin, William Asiel, and Edna Debose. James' parents and sister, Sina Carson Alexander Cromwell, are also buried here. (bio submitted by Carol Mahoney)

Pvt Co B 17th Louisiana Infantry C.S.A.

Alexander, J. M., Pvt. Co. B. 17th La. Infty. En. Camp Moore, La., Sept. 30th, 1861. Present on All Rolls to Feb., 1862. On Hospl. Register, "Admitted to C. S. A. 1st Miss. Hospl., Jackson, Miss., March 20th, 1862." Roll dated May 23rd, 1862, "Re-Enlisted at Edwards Depot May 23rd, 1862." Roll for May and June, 1862, "Present." Roll for July and Aug., 1862, "Discharged July 23rd, 1862."

Family links: 
  Asiel Alexander (1812 - 1866)
  Mary Hendon Alexander (1808 - 1888)
  Caroline Rebecca Gill Alexander (1850 - 1933)
  William Asiel Alexander (1869 - 1881)*
  George Jefferson Alexander (1873 - 1952)*
  Joe Matthew Alexander (1875 - 1947)*
  Bernard Monroe Alexander (1879 - 1963)*
  Edna Debose Alexander (1892 - 1914)*
  Sarah Crosia Alexander (1836 - 1867)*
  Sina Carson Alexander Cromwell (1839 - 1865)*
  William Jefferson Alexander (1841 - 1900)*
  George Washington Alexander (1842 - 1862)*
  James Monroe Alexander (1845 - 1909)
*Calculated relationship
Providence Cemetery
Spring Ridge
Caddo Parish
Louisiana, USA
Created by: David Hill
Record added: Apr 18, 2005
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James Monroe Alexander
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James Monroe Alexander
Added by: David Hill
James Monroe Alexander
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- Martha Reid 19 UDC
 Added: Aug. 16, 2010

Pvt Co B 17th LA Inf C.S.A.
"Sabine Rifles"
Proud Confederate Soldier
- David Hill
 Added: Jan. 10, 2006

- DavisMahoney
 Added: Dec. 30, 2005
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