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E Messer
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Birth: Aug. 13, 1838
Perry County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jun. 24, 1923
Hopkinsville
Christian County
Kentucky, USA

Alex was the son of Henry Southern and Haney Messer,Alex served in the Civil War with the 4th Ky Mtd Inf.He was married 4 times,Susie Joyce 9 July 1868 Clark Co Ky,Nancy Branham abt 1872 Rowan Co Ky,Elizabeth Bowen 16 Aug 1876 Logan Co Wv,Rosie Padden ukn.Alex died in prison while serving a life sentence for his part in the killing of Tolbert,Randall,Farmer McCoy during the Hatfield-McCoy Fued (bio by: Randy Jackson) 
 
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 Children:
  Joseph Pleas Messer (1872 - 1950)*
  Haney Messer Prater (1877 - 1963)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Western State Hospital Cemetery
Hopkinsville
Christian County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: a mommy mouse
Record added: Feb 11, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24566848
E Messer
Added by: Randy Jackson
 
E Messer
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- Lori
 Added: Jun. 2, 2016

- BOW
 Added: Feb. 13, 2013
Just found letters from Alex to his daughter Haney Messer Prater.Here's a link to the letters at the WV State Archiveshttp://www.wvculture.org/news.aspx?Agency=Archives&Id=2056
- Randy Jackson
 Added: Aug. 19, 2012
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