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Ezekiel ALEXANDER
Male 1803 - 1879

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  • Birth  3 Mar 1803  Baldwin Co GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Another source says the place of birth was Hancock Co. GA
    Gender  Male 
    _UID  EA0D68E9B18544B199EF994E2A25EC9DBAC5 
    Died  6 Dec 1879  Barbour Co AL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Federal Census Mortality Schedules, 1850-1885
      Name: Ezekiel Alexander
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Marital Status: Married
      Estimated birth year: abt 1802
      Birth Place: Georgia
      Age: 77
      Death Date: Dec 1879
      Cause of Death: Dropsy of the Heart
      Father Birth Place: United States
      Mother Birth Place: United States
      Census Year: 1880
      Census Place: District 10, Henry, Alabama
    Buried  White Oak Methodist Church Cemetery, Eufala, Barbour Co. AL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I6108  Master File
    Last Modified  31 Mar 2017 
     
    Father  Asa Castellaw ALEXANDER,   b. 21 Jul 1760, Wilkes Co., Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1834, Clayhatchee, Dale Co., Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Faitha WOOTEN,   b. 8 May 1767, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1808, Jones, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1 Jun 1784  Wilkes Co., Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F5010  Group Sheet
     
    Family 1  Edaline (Edna) DAWSON,   b. 1800, Putnam Co. GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1850, Barbour Co. AL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  15 Jul 1824  Jones Co. GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Georgia Marriages, 1699-1944
      Name: Ezekiel Alexander
      Spouse: Adeline Davidson [Dawson]
      Marriage Date: 15 Jul 1824
      County: Jones
      State: Georgia
    Children 
     1. David ALEXANDER,   b. 20 Jun 1825, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1861, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Jonas Dawson ALEXANDER,   b. 18 Nov 1826, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Aug 1902, Stewart Co. GA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. Minerva Elizbeth ALEXANDER,   b. 08 Feb 1829, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 May 1889
    >4. Emeline ALEXANDER,   b. 04 Dec 1831, Barbour Co. AL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Jul 1866, Barbour Co. AL Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Asa ALEXANDER,   b. 15 Jul 1834, Barbour Co. AL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Nov 1861, Barbour Co. AL Find all individuals with events at this location
    >6. Moses ALEXANDER,   b. 19 May 1836, Barbour Co. AL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Sep 1906, Barbour Co. AL Find all individuals with events at this location
    >7. Mary Faitha ALEXANDER,   b. 08 Jul 1838, Barbour Co. AL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1921, Barbour Co. AL Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  26 Jun 2014 
    Family ID  F5008  Group Sheet
     
    Family 2  Sarah Dawson,   b. ca 1805, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  30 Jul 1853  Barbour Co. AL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Alabama, Marriage Collection, 1800-1969
      Name: Ezekial Alexander
      Spouse: Sarah Tucker
      Marriage Date: 30 Jul 1853
      County: Barbour
      State: Alabama
      Performed By Title: Minister of the Gospel
      Performed by Name: G W Pruett
    Last Modified  30 Jun 2014 
    Family ID  F7186  Group Sheet
     
    Family 3  Catherine (Kitty) Doughtie,   d. Apr 1881, Barbour Co. AL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  21 Oct 1872  Barbour Co. AL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Alabama, Marriage Collection, 1800-1969
      Name: Ezekiel Alexander
      Spouse: Catherine Doughtie
      Marriage Date: 21 Oct 1872
      County: Barbour
      State: Alabama
    Last Modified  26 Jun 2014 
    Family ID  F7187  Group Sheet
     
  • Notes 
    • CENSUS RECORDS

      1830 Census
      Name: Ezekiel Alexander
      Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Pike, Alabama
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 2
      Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29: 2
      Free White Persons - Males - 30 thru 39: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 30 thru 39: 1
      Slaves - Males - 10 thru 23: 1
      Slaves - Males - 24 thru 35: 4
      Slaves - Males - 55 thru 99: 2
      Slaves - Females - Under 10: 2
      Slaves - Females - 10 thru 23: 2
      Slaves - Females - 55 thru 99: 1
      Free White Persons - Under 20: 3
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 4
      Total Free White Persons: 7
      Total Slaves: 12
      Total - All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 19

      1840 Federal Census
      Name: Ezekiel Alexander
      Home: Barbour, County Alabama
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 5 thru 9: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 14: 2
      Free White Persons - Males - 30 thru 39: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 14: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 30 thru 39: 1
      Slaves - Males - Under 10: 1
      Slaves - Males - 10 thru 23: 4
      Slaves - Males - 24 thru 35: 3
      Slaves - Females - Under 10: 4
      Slaves - Females - 24 thru 35: 5
      Persons Employed in Agriculture: 8
      Free White Persons - Under 20: 7
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 2
      Total Free White Persons: 9
      Total Slaves: 17
      Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 26

      1850 Census
      Name: Ezekiel Alexander
      Age: 47
      Birth Year: abt 1803
      Birthplace: Georgia
      Home in 1850: Division 23, Barbour, Alabama
      Gender: Male
      Family Number: 42
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Ezekiel Alexander 47
      David Alexander 24
      Jonas D Alexander 22
      Minerva E Alexander 20
      Emeline Alexander 18
      Asa Alexander 16
      Moses Alexander 14
      Mary F Alexander 12

      1850 Census - Slave Schedules
      Home: Division 23, Barbour, Alabama
      Name of Slave Owner: E Alexander
      Males 40-50 years old: 1
      Males 30-40 years old: 3
      Males 20-30 years old: 1
      Males 10-20 years old: 3
      Males 0-10 years old: 1

      Females 40-50 years old: 2
      Females 30-40 years old: 1
      Females 20-30 years old: 5
      Females 10-20 years old: 3
      Females 0-10 years old: 3

      1860 Census
      Name: Ezekiel Alexander
      Age in 1860: 57
      Birth Year: abt 1803
      Birthplace: Georgia
      Home: Eastern Division, Barbour, Alabama
      Gender: Male
      Post Office: Eufaula
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Ezekiel Alexander 57
      Sarah Alexander 55
      David Alexander 35
      James Alexander 24 [Moses Alexander]
      Louisa Tucker 24

      1860 Census - Slave Schedules
      Home: Eastern Division, Barbour, Alabama
      Name of Slave Owner: Ezekiel Alexander

      Males 50-60 years old: 2
      Males 40-50 years old: 2
      Males 30-40 years old: 4
      Males 20-30 years old: 2
      Males 10-20 years old: 1
      Males 0-10 years old: 3

      Females 50-60 years old: 1
      Females 40-50 years old: 2
      Females 30-40 years old: 1
      Females 20-30 years old: 2
      Females 10-20 years old: 4
      Females 0-10 years old: 4

      1870 Census
      Name: Ezekiel Alexander
      Age in 1870: 67
      Birth Year: abt 1803
      Birthplace: Georgia
      Home: Township 9 Range 29, Barbour, Alabama
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Post Office: Eufaula
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Ezekiel Alexander 67
      Sarah Alexander 65
      C M Dudley 13 [granddaughter]
      John Dudley 7 [grandson]
      Frances Montieth 23 [housekeeper]

      LAND RECORDS

      U.S. General Land Office Records, 1796-1907
      Name: Ezekiel Alexander
      Issue Date: 1 Nov 1830
      Acres: 79.99
      Meridian: St Stephens
      State: Alabama
      County: Pike
      Township: 9-N
      Range: 22-E
      Section: 21
      Accession Number: AL0610__.334
      Metes and Bounds: No
      Land Office: Sparta
      Canceled: No
      US Reservations: No
      Mineral Reservations: No
      Authority: April 24, 1820: Sale-Cash Entry (3 Stat. 566)
      Document Number: 835

      Alabama, Homestead and Cash Entry Patents, Pre-1908
      Name: Ezekiel Alexander
      Land Office: Tallapoosa Dist
      Document Number: 1582
      Total Acres: 296.6
      Signature: Yes
      Canceled Document: No
      Issue Date: 29 Jul 1839
      Mineral Rights Reserved: No
      Metes and Bounds: No
      Statutory Reference: 24 Stat. 388
      Multiple Warantee Names: No
      Act or Treaty: February 8, 1887
      Multiple Patentee Names: No
      Entry Classification: Indian Allotment General
      Land Description: 1 EŻ ST STEPHENS Yes 9N 29E 16

      Alabama, Homestead and Cash Entry Patents, Pre-1908
      Name: Ezekiel Alexander
      Land Office: Montgomery
      Document Number: 7429
      Total Acres: 160.42
      Signature: Yes
      Canceled Document: No
      Issue Date: 10 Oct 1840
      Mineral Rights Reserved: No
      Metes and Bounds: No
      Statutory Reference: 3 Stat. 566
      Multiple Warantee Names: No
      Act or Treaty: April 24, 1820
      Multiple Patentee Names: No
      Entry Classification: Sale-Cash Entries
      Land Description: 1 SE ST STEPHENS No 9N 29E 8
      Entry Classification: Indian Allotment General
      Remarks: West of Chattahoochee River

      DEATH

      The Times & News, Ezekiel's obit. gives his birth date in Hancock Co., Georgia; says he went to Jones Co. Georgia with his family at an early age. When he was 18 yrs old he moved to Ft. Gaines, Georgia. He moved again with his father and family into Alabama, but after a few years moved back to Jones Co. and married his 1st wife Edna Dawson, who was the mother of all his children. He was afterwards married two times. He changed his residence to Dale Co. Alabama, then to Pike Co., Alabama and in 1834 to the home in Barbour Co., in which he died.