Indiana McCaslins

George AlexanderAge: 73 years18001873

Name
George Alexander
Source: S1866
Publication: Brant & Fuller (Chicago, Illinois 1888)
Birth May 8, 1800 31 27
Source: S1866
Publication: Brant & Fuller (Chicago, Illinois 1888)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Calculated from age at death; given as 1800 in Banta's book "The History of Johnson County Indiana 1888"
Birth of a brotherThomas Alexander
October 31, 1802 (Age 2 years)

Source: S3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Birth of a brotherDavid Alexander
about 1808 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a brotherSteven Alexander
September 14, 1809 (Age 9 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherStephen Alexander
1810 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Martha Jane Alexander
September 2, 1825 (Age 25 years)
Publication: Brant & Fuller (Chicago, Illinois 1888)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Banta's History of Johnson County gives her birth date as 29 Dec 1829
MarriageMargaret FarnsworthView this family
March 6, 1827 (Age 26 years)
Note: Married by Steven Brooks
Birth of a son
#2
Thomas Henry Alexander
May 12, 1828 (Age 28 years)
Source: S1866
Publication: Brant & Fuller (Chicago, Illinois 1888)
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a daughter
#3
Mary R Alexander
September 1830 (Age 30 years)
Census 1830 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Robert Allen Alexander
November 24, 1833 (Age 33 years)
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Death of a fatherThomas Alexander
September 15, 1834 (Age 34 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Death of a motherMary Russell
September 15, 1834 (Age 34 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a daughter
#5
Margaret F Alexander
about 1836 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a son
#6
Stephen Brook Alexander
November 1, 1837 (Age 37 years)
Source: S5697
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a daughter
#7
Rachel Viana Alexander
August 13, 1839 (Age 39 years)
Note: Calculated from age at death recorded on Rachel's tombstone
Census 1840 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a son
#8
James L Alexander
January 26, 1841 (Age 40 years)
Source: S3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Calculated from age at death recorded on James' tombstone.
Birth of a daughter
#9
Rebecca Elizabeth Alexander
about 1844 (Age 43 years)
Death of a brotherThomas Alexander
May 31, 1844 (Age 44 years)

Source: S3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Death of a wifeMargaret Farnsworth
October 12, 1846 (Age 46 years)
Source: S1866
Publication: Brant & Fuller (Chicago, Illinois 1888)
Source: S3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial of a wifeMargaret Farnsworth
after October 12, 1846 (Age 46 years)
Source: S3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Hopewell Cemetery Section C Row 19 Stone 11 (Find A Grave Memorial# 82417021)
Census 1850 (Age 49 years)
Marriage of a childJohn Alexander McCaslinMartha Jane AlexanderView this family
August 24, 1851 (Age 51 years)
Marriage of a childAllen F McCaslinMary R AlexanderView this family
May 12, 1853 (Age 53 years)
Marriage of a childThomas Henry AlexanderSarah (Sally) McCaslinView this family
May 15, 1853 (Age 53 years)

Source: S1808
Death of a brotherSteven Alexander
September 2, 1857 (Age 57 years)
Marriage of a childRobert S ParrRachel Viana AlexanderView this family
September 19, 1859 (Age 59 years)
Marriage of a childRobert Allen AlexanderSarepta Elba ReilyView this family
September 20, 1859 (Age 59 years)
Marriage of a childStephen Brook AlexanderMary Ann (Polly) ParrView this family
August 8, 1860 (Age 60 years)
Death of a daughterRachel Viana Alexander
April 2, 1865 (Age 64 years)

Source: S3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial of a daughterRachel Viana Alexander
after April 2, 1865 (Age 64 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Source: S3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Hopewell Cemetery, Franklin, Johnson, Indiana Section C Row 19 Stone 13 (Find A Grave Memorial# 82417075)
Death of a brotherDavid Alexander
October 8, 1866 (Age 66 years)
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial of a brotherDavid Alexander
after October 8, 1866 (Age 66 years)
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Buried in Greenlawn Cemetery Section Pine Row 23 Stone 13
Marriage of a childRobert S ParrRebecca Elizabeth AlexanderView this family
March 10, 1868 (Age 67 years)
Death of a sonJames L Alexander
March 16, 1870 (Age 69 years)

Source: S3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial of a sonJames L Alexander
after March 16, 1870 (Age 69 years)
Source: S3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Hopewell Cemetery Section C Row 19 Stone 9
Census 1870 (Age 69 years)
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Death August 23, 1873 (Age 73 years)
Source: S1866
Publication: Brant & Fuller (Chicago, Illinois 1888)
Burial after August 23, 1873
Source: S3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Buried in Hopewell Cemetery Section C Row 19 Stone 12 (Find A Grave Memorial# 82417042)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: September 10, 1795, Greene, Tennessee
5 years
himself
3 years
younger brother
6 years
younger brother
20 months
younger brother
Steven Alexander
Birth: September 14, 1809 40 36, Greene, Tennessee
Death: September 2, 1857, Johnson, Indiana
Family with Margaret Farnsworth - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: March 6, 1827, Greene, Tennessee
14 months
son
-3 years
daughter
5 years
daughter
3 years
son
3 years
daughter
22 months
son
21 months
daughter
17 months
son
4 years
daughter

Birth1850 US Federal Census
BirthS1866
Publication: Brant & Fuller (Chicago, Illinois 1888)
BirthFind a Grave
MarriageTennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002
Census1830 US Federal Census
Census1850 US Federal Census
CensusS3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
NameS1866
Publication: Brant & Fuller (Chicago, Illinois 1888)
DeathS1866
Publication: Brant & Fuller (Chicago, Illinois 1888)
BurialS3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
BurialFind a Grave
Birth
Calculated from age at death; given as 1800 in Banta's book "The History of Johnson County Indiana 1888"
Marriage
Married by Steven Brooks
Burial
Buried in Hopewell Cemetery Section C Row 19 Stone 12 (Find A Grave Memorial# 82417042)
Shared note
In the 1840 US Federal Census for "Township not stated", Johnson, Indiana, George Alexander has in his household one male under 5 (Stephen), one male between 5 and 10 (Robert S), one male between 10 and 15 (Thomas H), one male between 30 and 40 (himself), two females under 5 (Rachel V and Margaret F), two females between 5 and 10 (Mary R and Martha Jane), and one female between 30 and 40 (his wife Margaret Farnsworth). In the 1850 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, George Alexander, a 54-year-old Tennessee- born widowed farmer with $1000 worth of property, has in his household eight of his nine children; 20-year-old Tennessee- born Martha Jane, 18-year-old Tennessee-born Mary R, 16-year-old Indiana-born Robert , 14-year-old Indiana-born Margaret S, 12-year-old Indiana-born Stephen B, 10-year-old Indiana-born Rachael V, 8-year-old Indiana-born James L and 6-year old Indiana-born Rebecca E. Tennessee-born Thomas is missing as he is living with another Alexander family, which may be his uncle's In the 1860 US US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 60-year-old widowed Tennessee-born farmer George Alexander owns $2,800 worth of property and $1,000 worth of personal property. He has in his household his youngest Indiana-born children, 23-year-old daughter Margaret F, 19-year old James L, and 16-year-old Rebecca E. James and Rebecca have attended school in the past year. In the 1870 US US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 70-year-old widowed Tennessee-born farmer George Alexander owns $4,400 worth of property and $1,223 worth of personal property. He has in his household his 34-year-old Indiana-born housekeeper daughter Margaret F and his 64-year-old widowed Virginia-born sister-in-law Isobelle [sic] Alexander. Isabel owns property worth $1,200. George Alexander died on 23 Aug 1873 and was buried in Hopewell Cemetery, Franklin, Johnson, Indiana Section C Row 19 Stone 12. His tombstone states that he was "73y 3m 15d" when he died.