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John Adolphus Alexander (14 Feb. 1849-16 Feb. 1878)

John A. Alexander was the son of Josiah Alexander (1813-1892), a North Carolinian, and his first wife, Angeline Anthonet Burford (1830-1854). Josiah was one of the earliest settlers in what is now Perry County, Alabama. On 1 Sep. 1861—at the … Continue reading

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Powhatan Lockett (14 June 1836-4 Apr. 1881)

Powhatan Lockett was born in Powhatan County, Virginia. He was the son of Napoleon Buonoparte Lockett (1813-1867), and his wife, Mary Clay Lockett (1814-1885), daughter of Col. Samuel Locke Lockett of Prince Edward County, Virginia. In 1837, the family moved … Continue reading

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