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William Perry Alexander

Male 1877 - 1953  (75 years)


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  • Name William Perry Alexander 
    Born 6 Sep 1877  Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 9 Aug 1953  Asheville, Buncombe Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I9942  MyTree
    Last Modified 23 Jun 2014 

    Father William Wallace Alexander,   b. 20 Jul 1856, Sharon, Mecklenburg Co, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1954, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years) 
    Mother Susan Alderson,   b. 18 Jun 1857, Rock Hill, York Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1937, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 6 Dec 1876  Mecklenburg Co, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5426  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Lizzie Street,   b. Abt 1880, Rock Hill, York Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Bef 1900  Rock Hill, York Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. John Hobson Alexander,   b. 14 Jul 1900, Rock Hill, York Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1964, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    +2. Janie Mae Alexander,   b. 23 Mar 1903, Rock Hill, York Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1972, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     3. Carl Alexander,   b. 1907, Rock Hill, York Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F5427  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Lennie Corn,   b. Abt 1894, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1853 Census 
    Married 15 Jun 1919  Buncombe Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. William Wallace Alexander
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F5444  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Sep 1877 - Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Jun 1919 - Buncombe Co., NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Aug 1953 - Asheville, Buncombe Co., NC Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 

    • U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989
      Name: XV Perry Alexander
      Gender: Male
      Residence Year: 1907
      Street address: 503 North A
      Residence Place: Charlotte, North Carolina
      Occupation: Works
      Spouse: Lizzie Alexander
      Publication Title: Charlotte, North Carolina, City Directory, 1907

      U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989
      Name: W Perry Alexander
      Residence Year: 1908
      Street address: 415 S Church
      Residence Place: Charlotte, North Carolina
      Publication Title: Charlotte, North Carolina, City Directory, 1908

      U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989
      Name: Perry Alexander
      Residence Year: 1912
      Street address: 1116 s College
      Residence Place: Charlotte, North Carolina
      Occupation: Driver
      Publication Title: Charlotte, North Carolina, City Directory, 1912

      North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000
      Name: Alexander
      Date of Birth: 16 Jan 1920
      Birth County: Buncombe
      Parent 1 Name: William Perry Alexander
      Roll Number: B_C013_66002
      Volume: 8
      Page: 990

      1920 United States Federal Census
      Name: Perry Alexander
      Age: 42
      Birth Year: abt 1878
      Birthplace: South Carolina
      Home in 1920: Asheville Ward 3, Buncombe, North Carolina
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Lillie M Alexander
      Father's Birthplace: South Carolina
      Mother's Birthplace: South Carolina
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Perry Alexander 42
      Lillie M Alexander 30
      Hilda B Alexander 0 [1/12]
      Fult E Cale 72 (boarder)

      1930 United States Federal Census
      Name: Perry W Alexander
      Gender: Male
      Birth Year: abt 1877
      Birthplace: North Carolina
      Race: White
      Home in 1930: Beaverdam, Haywood, North Carolina
      Marital Status: Married
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Spouse's Name: Lilly Alexander
      Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
      Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Perry W Alexander 53
      Lilly Alexander 36
      Hilda Alexander 10
      William Alexander 7
      Vera Alexander 3 [3 5/12]

      1940 United States Federal Census
      Name: Perry Alexander
      Age: 63
      Estimated birth year: abt 1877
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Birthplace: North Carolina
      Marital Status: Married
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Home in 1940: Asheville, Buncombe, North Carolina
      Farm: No
      Inferred Residence in 1935: Asheville, Buncombe, North Carolina
      Residence in 1935: Same Place
      Sheet Number: 14A
      Number of Household in Order of Visitation: 249
      Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
      Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
      Occupation: Helper
      House Owned or Rented: Rented
      Value of Home or Monthly Rental if Rented: 4
      Attended School or College: No
      Highest Grade Completed: None
      Hours Worked Week Prior to Census: 54
      Class of Worker: Wage or salary worker in Government work
      Weeks Worked in 1939: 52
      Income: 520
      Income Other Sources: No
      Native Language: English
      Social Security Number: No
      Usual Occupation: Helper
      Usual Industry: County Gerage
      Usual Class of Worker: Wage or salary worker in Government work
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Perry Alexander 63
      Lily Alexander 40
      William Alexander 18
      Vero Alexander 13

      U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989
      Name: Linnie C Alexander
      Gender: Female
      Residence Year: 1953
      Street address: 521 Broadway
      Residence Place: Asheville, North Carolina
      Spouse: Perry Alexander
      Publication Title: Asheville, North Carolina, City Directory, 1953

      According to Mac Alexander (alexstrax@att.net), this was birth of William Wallace Alexander, 16 Jan 1920, Ashville, Buncombe Co., NC. to William Perry Alexander. This William had three children: James Wallace, Michael Eugene, and Linda Sue Alexander.

      North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975
      Name: William Perry Alexander
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Age: 77
      Birth Date: 6 Sep 1875
      Birth Place: North Carolina, United States
      Death Date: 9 Aug 1953
      Death Location: Asheville, Buncombe
      Spouse's Name: Lennie Corn Alexander
      Father's name: Bill Alexander
      Residence: Asheville, Buncombe, North Carolina

      North Carolina, Death Indexes, 1908-2004
      Name: William P Alexander
      Age: 78
      Date of Birth: 1875
      Date of Death: 9 Aug 1953
      Death State: North Carolina
      Source Vendor: NC State Archives. North Carolina Deaths, 1908-67