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James Alexander (abt. 1694 - 1786)

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James Alexander
Born about in Newtown, Limavady, Londonderry, Ulster, Irelandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married in Newtown, Limavady, County Derry, Ulster, Irelandmap
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Died in Newtown, Limavady, Londonderry, Ulster, Irelandmap
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James Alexander of Newtownlimavady, co. Londonderry, eldest son of Jacob Alexander, was a rich merchant who married Elizabeth Ross of the same place. The will of James Alexander, dated 16 October 1764, was proved 4 July 1786.


  • Burke's LANDED GENTRY (1894), p. 16
  • LIMAVADY AND THE ROE VALLEY (1983), by Rev. TH Mullin

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