Alexander Spotswood Henry, born 2 Jun 1788 at “Pleasant Grove,” Prince Edward Co., VA, died 6 Jan 1854 at age 65 at Aspenwall, Charlotte Co., VA; married Paulina Cabell 10 Feb 1814, born 1794, died 11 Nov 1833. Alexander Spotswood inherited half of Saura Town lands, which he sold to his brother-in-law, George Winston; was a very scholarly gentleman with large library, a poor business manager, died destitute at home of his son Dr. Patrick Henry, and was buried at Red Hill.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Alexander by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Alexander:
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