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Dr Alexander Whiteside Semple
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Birth: 1808
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 14, 1889, USA

Alexander Whiteside Semple was born about 1808 in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. His parents were John M. Semple (a merchant) and Margaretta Whiteside. He married Mary Finley in 1831 in Washington County, Pennsylvania. They had eight children named

Dr William Finley Semple
1832 1923
(See link below.)

Julia Ann Semple (Mairs)
1835 1918
(See link below.)

Mary Jane Semple (Hotchkin)
1836 1917

Margaretta Semple
1846 1928
(See link below.)

Hettie Collier Semple (Daugherty)
1847 1906
(See link below.)

Charles Alexander Semple
1849 1916
(See link below.)

Fanny Semple

Emma Semple

Alexander was a dentist in Steubenville, Ohio. It is said that he invented a new and improved chewing gum.
Family links: 
  Margaretta Whiteside Semple (1772 - 1851)
  Mary Finley Semple (1812 - 1896)*
  Julia Ann Semple Mairs (1835 - 1918)*
  Mary Semple Hotchkin (1836 - 1917)*
  William Finley Semple (1840 - 1923)*
  Margaretta Semple (1841 - 1928)*
  Hettie Collier Semple Dougherty (1847 - 1906)*
  Charles Alexander Semple (1849 - 1916)*
  Alexander Whiteside Semple (1808 - 1889)
  Jane Morton Semple Hair (1817 - 1849)*
*Calculated relationship
Union Cemetery
Jefferson County
Ohio, USA
Maintained by: D DeWitt
Originally Created by: Alana H.
Record added: Sep 11, 2011
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Dr Alexander Whiteside Semple
Added by: Alana H.
Dr Alexander Whiteside Semple
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My 4th great-uncle.
- Richard Anderson
 Added: Jan. 31, 2012

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