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Lawrence Stirling Alexander (15 Sept. 1842-6 Nov. 1910)

Lawrence S. Alexander was born in Centerville, Fairfax County, Virginia. He was the son of Dr. Robert Alexander, and his wife, Ann Clark, both of South Carolina. At the outbreak of the Civil War, Lawrence enlisted in the 19th Virginia regiment … Continue reading

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James Rembert Anthony (2 Sep. 1841-5 Dec. 1918)

James R. Anthony was born in Wilkes County, Georgia, the son of Micajah Tate Anthony (1793-1844) and Mary (Rembert) Dubose (1799-1859). (Hill) Mary Dubose’s sister was Julia Dubose, who married Robert A. Toombs, the first Secretary of State of the … Continue reading

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Benjamin F. Allen (15 Feb. 1817-d. betw. 1870 and 1880)

Benjamin F. Allen was born in Tennessee. His brother, Richard C. Allen, was living in East Florida by 1825. (Dawson) Richard C. Allen settled in St. Joseph, FL, and was a delegate to the Florida Constitutional Convention in 1838. (Territorial … Continue reading

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Charles Edward Livingston Allison (12 Mar 1837-7 May 1916)

Charles E. L. Allison was born in Apalachicola, FL. He was the son of Abraham Kyrkyndal Allison (1810-1893), the sixth Governor of Florida (served 1 Apr. 1865-19 May 1865), and his first wife, Mary Jane Nathans (1820-1850). The Allison House … Continue reading

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