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Alexander MacRae
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Birth: 1796, USA
Death: Apr. 27, 1868
North Carolina, USA

Fought in the War with
England in 1812. A man of
70 years of age he was appoint-
ed Major and commanded what
became known as MacRae's
battalion. He was the grandson
of Rev. Alexander MacRae,
minister of Kintail, two of
whose sons fell fighting
for the Pretender at Culloden.
(Source, Sprunt-Chronicle
of the Cape Fear River).
Commanded First Battalion of
N. C. Heavy Artillery in the Cape
Fear Area.  
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Colin MacRae (1772 - 1865)
  Christian MacRae (1770 - 1845)
 
 Spouse:
  Caroline A. Price Macrae (1806 - 1875)
 
 Children:
  John Colin MacRae (1819 - 1878)*
  Alexander MacRae (1823 - 1881)*
  Donald MacRae (1825 - 1892)*
  Henry MacRae (1829 - 1863)*
  Robert B MacRae (1832 - 1864)*
  William MacRae (1834 - 1882)*
  S. Roderick MacRae (1838 - 1900)*
  Walter Gynn MacRae (1841 - 1928)*
 
 Sibling:
  Alexander MacRae (1796 - 1868)
  Isabella MacRae Jackson (1800 - 1853)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakdale Cemetery
Wilmington
New Hanover County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Section C, Lot 10
 
Created by: Wayne Carver
Record added: Mar 10, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6249044
Alexander MacRae
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Alexander MacRae
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