Can anyone document the Robert Alexander who was the son of Benjamin and Mary?

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Robert Jackson Alexander [Alexander-3776] was incorrectly matched to the wrong parents, Benjamin Alexander and his wife, Mary Alexander (nee Alexander), instead of to Allen Alexander and Susie Bogle.  Benjamin and Mary did have a son named Robert Alexander who was born about a month before Robert J. Alexander, who doesn't seem to be listed in wikitree.  Does anybody have any documentary proof of the Robert Alexander who was born in Sugar Creek, North Carolina on 22 April 1815.
WikiTree profile: Benjamin Alexander
in Genealogy Help by David Hughey G2G Astronaut (1.4m points)
No help to your search, but, I was looking for a will for Benjamin and found that in a 49 page estate administration he apparentlg died heavily in debt and everything down to basic household items were inventoried and sold. No "heirs" were listed

Regarding your question on James Alexander and father as William

 https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Alexander-5754

James Alexander

 in the Virginia, Land, Marriage, and Probate Records, 1639-1850

 

      Name: James Alexander
      Location: Augusta Co., VA
      Property: Corner John Alexander, Sr.
      Notes: This land record was originally published in "Chronicles of the Scotch-Irish Settlement in Virginia, 1745-1800. Extracted from the Original Court Records of Augusta County" by Lyman Chalkley.
      Remarks: Property part of 200 acres patented to Hugh Campbell, 25 Sep 1746, and by him conveyed to William Alexander and descended to James Alexander as heir-at-law. Delivered to Mrs. Gibson, 9 Aug 1784.
      Description: Landowner
      Book: 23-339

      Source Information

      Ancestry.com. Virginia, Land, Marriage, and Probate Records, 1639-1850 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2004.

      Original data:

      Chalkley, Lyman. Chronicles of the Scotch-Irish Settlement in Virginia, 1745-1800. Extracted from the Original Court Records of Augusta County. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1965. Originally published in 1912.

       

      Regarding James

       As best I can tell from the deed records, James was the elder son and inherited land from his father William Alexander (who died between 1751-1768 in Augusta County VA). William had inherited it from his father William Alexander who died in Augusta County VA before 1751 and then from his mother Martha who died between 1751 and 1768 in Augusta County Virginia. There are some references in Chalkley's Augusta County books to these records

       

       

       

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      Augusta County VA Deed Book 15 
      John Alexander to brother James Alexander 
      20 Mar 1769/1770 
      135 acres [part of 400 acres granted to Wm Alexander on Naked Creek] 

      [page 331] 
      This Indenture made the twentieth Day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and sixty nine Between John Alexander of the County of Augusta of the one part and James Alexander his Brother of the County aforesaid of the other part Witnesseth that the said John Alexander for and in consideration of the sum of five shillings Current Money of Virginia to him in Hand paid by the same James Alexander at or before the sealing and delivery of these the Receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged hath granted bargained and sold and by these presents doth grant bargain and sell unto 

      [page 332] 
      the said James Alexander and to his Heirs one certain piece or Tract of Land containing one hundred and thirty five acres being part of a larger Tract of four hundred Acres granted to William Alexander decd lying and being in the County of Augusts on the Head Branches of Naked Creek and bounded as followeth to wit Beginning at a White Oak and small black oak on the Patent Line and thence north forty degrees East fourteen poles to a Black Oak and Hiccory on a Ridge and thence South fifty five degrees East fifty poles to a Black Oak by a Road and thence South three Degrees West one hundred and twelve poles to a large White Oak and thence South thirty Degrees West eighty poles to the Patent Line and thence with the same North forty three Degrees West ninety six poles to three White Oaks on a Ridge and North forty seven Degrees East seventy six poles to a Black Oak North forty three Degrees West ninety six poles and North forty seven East one hundred and twelve poles to the Beginning and all Houses Buildings Orchards Ways Waters Water courses profits commodities Hereditaments and Appurtenances whatsoever to the said premises hereby granted or any part thereof belonging or in anywise Appurtaining and the Reversion and Reversions Remainder and Remainder rents Issues [?] and profits thereof To have and to hold the Lands hereby conveyed and all and singular this the premises hereby granted with the Appurtenances unto the said James Alexander his Executors Administrators and Assigns from the Day before the Date hereof for and during the full term and time of one whole year from thence rent [?] ensuing fully to be complete and ended yielding and paying therefore the Rent of one pepper corn on Lady Day next if the same shall be lawfully demanded to the intent and purpose that by Virtue of these Presents and of the Statute for transferring uses unto Possession the said James Alexander may be in actual possession of the premises and be thereby enabled to accept and take a grant and release of the Reversion and Inheritance thereof to him and his Heirs In Witness whereof the said John Alexander hath hereunto set his Hand and Seal the Day and year first above written. 
      [signed] John Alexander 

      Sealed and delivered 
      In the presence of 
      William Thompson
      Matthew Thomson
      John Thomson

      At a Court continued and held for Augusta County 
      March 22, 1769 John Alexander acknowledged 
      this his release for land to James Alexander 
      Which is ordered to be Recorded. 

      Test [signed] J Madison 
      Clk of Court 

       believe that the grandparents of James and John Alexander were William and Martha (maiden name unknown) Alexander who settled in Augusta County VA in 1746, buying their land from Hugh Campbell. This Hugh Campbell may be an ancestor of the Hugh Campbell who married Mary/Polly Alexander, a daughter of William and Agnes (Brewster) Alexander and possibly the father of Charles Campbell who married a Mary Alexander, possibly our William's sister or aunt

       

       

      Augusta County VA Deed Book 25 
      John Alexander, James and Rachel Alexander to John Long 
      19 September 1786 

      [page 309] 
      This Indenture made the 19th of September in the year of our Lord God One Thousand Seven hundred eighty six between John Alexander and James Alexander and his wife Rachel of the County of Augusta of the one part and John Long of the County aforesaid of the other part Witnesseth that the said John Alexander & James & Rachel Alexander for & in consideration of the sum of two hundred & eighty six pounds [correct amount?] lawful money of Virginia in hand paid b the said John Long at or before the Sealing and delivery of these presents granted bargained and -..the said John Long his heirs and assigns forever - certain tracts or parcels of land containing two hundred acres being part of a tract of four hundred acres granted to William Alexander deceased -..the said John & James Alexander bounded as followeth, viz Beginning at a white oak corner -said William Alexander on the North

      The dates for the James married Rachel Long are maybe wrong?

       

      Lists William, Martha, parents of James

      https://www.werelate.org/wiki/Tinkling_Spring_Baptisms_in_Augusta_County%2C_VA

      Has excellent sources

      https://www.werelate.org/wiki/Person:William_Alexander_%2883%29

       

      Chronicles of the Scotch-Irish Settlement in Virginia: Extracted ..., Volume 3

      By Augusta County (Va.), Lyman Chalkley

       

       p 345.—17th May, 1768. James ( ) Alexander, eldest son and heirat-law of William Alexander, deceased, to John Alexander. 20 shillings, part of 400 acres patented by William Alexander, deceased, containing 200 acres, being tract conveyed by William Alexander, deceased, to Martha Alexander, 27th August, 1751, and after decease of Martha, who died intestate, descended to said William as heir-at-law to Martha, and after decease of William, who died intestate, descended to James Alexander as eldest son and heir, lying near the Long Glade; corner said William; corner Michael Dickey. Delivered: John Alexander. 23d June, 1786 ( i').

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