Alexander was born about 1768. According to Shadburn, he was the son of William McDaniel or Alexander Matoy, Jr., and Nancy McGray. Alexander married Mary Wilson and their six children were Thomas, Lucy, Eleanor, Sarah, Mary, and Catherine. He married Hester Baldridge and had one daughter, Susannah. He married Celia Blackwell and their children were Ailsa, Moses, Alexander, Lewis, Daniel and John.  He died 1834 while moving back to North Carolina from Arkansas.
According to tradition Alexander was half Cherokee.
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