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Maj James Alston

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Maj James Alston

Birth
Chowan County, North Carolina, USA
Death 15 Dec 1850 (aged 76)
Abbeville County, South Carolina, USA
Burial Abbeville, Abbeville County, South Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 13706461 View Source
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Son of LTC William Alston and Charity Lillington (Alston) Alston.

James removed to Abbeville Co, SC before 1810 and married there in 1820 to Catherine Hamilton; daughter of Maj. Andrew Hamilton and Jane McGill. [SC Marriage Records]

Only one child would be born to this union:
Jane Catherine Alston

He was 79-years of age.


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An officer in the first Seminole War, he served his country with zeal, courage and efficiency.

The patriotic citizen. The man of honor and truth. The faithful friend. The tender and devoted husband and father.

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  • Maintained by: Trails of History
  • Originally Created by: Dennis
  • Added: 22 Mar 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 13706461
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/13706461/james-alston : accessed ), memorial page for Maj James Alston (16 Nov 1774–15 Dec 1850), Find a Grave Memorial ID 13706461, citing Upper Long Cane Cemetery, Abbeville, Abbeville County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Trails of History (contributor 47272808) .