Walter Scott Alexander, 18471912 (aged 65 years)

Name
Walter Scott Alexander
Given names
Walter Scott
Surname
Alexander
Birth March 13, 1847 30 28
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p. 8

Date of entry in original source: January 10, 2014
Text:

"Lawyer; born in Wells Valley, Bedford (now Fulton) County, March 13, 1847; son of John B. Alexander and of Rebecca M. Moore, daughter of Dr. James Moore. He was educated in the public schools and at Tuscarora Academy. He married in McConnellsburg, Pa., March 13, 1888, Nettie L. Dickson, and they have a daughter, Maria Dickson Alexander, born February 25, 1892. He was for several years a teacher in the public schools; learned the art of printing and was editor of the Fulton Republican. He studied law with Hon. John Cessna, of Bedford, Pa., and was admitted to the Fulton County bar in October, 1870, and is engaged in the practice of law at McConnellsburg. He was district attorney of Fulton County, 1877-1879; was elected to the Senate of Pennsylvania in 1886, and served for the term of four years. He was elected Presidential Elector from Pennsylvania in 1904. He has been burgess of McConnellsburg, and is now vice-president of the First National Bank of McConnellsburg. Address: McConnellsburg, Pa."

Shared note: Then in Bedford County.
MarriageNettie Louise DicksonView this family
March 13, 1888 (aged 41 years)

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p. 52, p. 73

Date of entry in original source: March 4, 2008
Note: Two conflicting years are given: 1888 and 1889. The former seems more likely since it comes from a chronological marriage register, rather than a register of church communicants.
Birth of a daughter
#1
Maria Dickson Alexander
February 25, 1892 (aged 44 years)
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p. 8

Death of a fatherJohn Bradley Alexander
1899 (aged 51 years)

Death of a motherRebecca M. Moore
1909 (aged 61 years)

Occupation
Lawyer

Death December 4, 1912 (aged 65 years)

Burial
Date of entry in original source: January 10, 2014
Family with parents
father
mother
Marriage
Marriage:
himself
18471912
Birth: March 13, 1847 30 28Wells Valley, Fulton, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: December 4, 1912
Family with Nettie Louise Dickson
himself
18471912
Birth: March 13, 1847 30 28Wells Valley, Fulton, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: December 4, 1912
wife
18601915
Birth: 1860 47 41
Death: 1915
Marriage
Marriage: March 13, 1888
4 years
daughter
1892
Birth: February 25, 1892 44 32Fulton, Pennsylvania, USA
Death:
BirthWho's who in Pennsylvania: A Biographical Dictionary of Contemporaries
Citation details:

p. 8

Date of entry in original source: January 10, 2014
Text:

"Lawyer; born in Wells Valley, Bedford (now Fulton) County, March 13, 1847; son of John B. Alexander and of Rebecca M. Moore, daughter of Dr. James Moore. He was educated in the public schools and at Tuscarora Academy. He married in McConnellsburg, Pa., March 13, 1888, Nettie L. Dickson, and they have a daughter, Maria Dickson Alexander, born February 25, 1892. He was for several years a teacher in the public schools; learned the art of printing and was editor of the Fulton Republican. He studied law with Hon. John Cessna, of Bedford, Pa., and was admitted to the Fulton County bar in October, 1870, and is engaged in the practice of law at McConnellsburg. He was district attorney of Fulton County, 1877-1879; was elected to the Senate of Pennsylvania in 1886, and served for the term of four years. He was elected Presidential Elector from Pennsylvania in 1904. He has been burgess of McConnellsburg, and is now vice-president of the First National Bank of McConnellsburg. Address: McConnellsburg, Pa."

MarriageInto the Valleys Came Presbyterians: McConnellsburg, Green Hill and Wells Valley Presbyterian Congregations of Fulton County, PA
Citation details:

p. 52, p. 73

Date of entry in original source: March 4, 2008
Note: Two conflicting years are given: 1888 and 1889. The former seems more likely since it comes from a chronological marriage register, rather than a register of church communicants.
BurialNames of Deceased in Fulton County Cemeteries
Date of entry in original source: January 10, 2014
BirthView

Then in Bedford County.

Marriage

Two conflicting years are given: 1888 and 1889. The former seems more likely since it comes from a chronological marriage register, rather than a register of church communicants.