Records of a Family of the House of Alexander from 1640 to 1909

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publisher not identified, 1909 - 87 pages
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The Alexander family immigrated from Scotland to Jamestown, Virginia about 1640, and Samuel Alexander (a direct descendant) lived in Somerset County, Maryland in 1685, and moved to Cecil County, Maryland in 1723. Descendants lived in Maryland, North Carolina, Indiana, Illinois, California and elsewhere.
 

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Page 86 - God, calling to mind the mortality of my body and knowing that it is appointed for all men once to die, do make and ordain this my last will and testament, that is to say...
Page 86 - ... be given unto God and calling unto mind the mortality of my body and •knowing that it is appointed for all men once to die do make and ordain this my last Will and Testament, that is to say principally and first of all I give and recommend my soul into the hands of Almighty God that gave it, and my body I recommend to the earth, to be buried In decent christian burial at the discretion of my executors. Nothing doubting but at the general resurrection I shall receive the same again by the mighty...
Page 53 - God and as touching such Worldly Estate wherewith it hath pleased God to bless me with in this life I Give Demise and Dispose of the same in the following manner and form IMPRIMIS I Give and Bequeath unto my son John Travis one shilling.
Page 86 - Executors nothing doubting but at the general Resurrection I shall receive the same again by the mighty power of God and as touching such worldly estate wherewith it hath pleased God to bless me in this Life I give devise and dispose of the same in the following manner...
Page 24 - Will and heard him publish and declare the same to be his last Will and Testament that at the time of his so doing he was to the best of their apprehension of sound and disposing mind and memory and that they subscribed their respective names as witnesses to the said Will in the presence of the said Testator and at his request.
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Page 18 - Executors of this my last will and testament. As witness my hand and seal this twenty fifth day of April one thousand seven hundred and eighty-four.
Page 54 - Item- I give and bequeath to my son, Mann Sims, One Dollar to him and his heirs forever. Item- I give and bequeath to my daughter, Ann Hendly Cowen , One Dollar to her and her heirs forever.

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