Joseph Riley ALEXANDERAge: 87 years18861973

Name
Joseph Riley ALEXANDER
Given names
Joseph Riley
Surname
ALEXANDER

Freddie

Name
Freddie
Given names
Freddie
Birth May 23, 1886
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Note: Last residence Fort Stockton, Texas.
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Citation details: Film number: 2242783, Digital GS number: 4167878, Image number: 2131, Reference number: 40176, death record of Joseph Riley Alexander
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Birth of a sisterGrover ALEXANDER
July 1, 1888 (Age 2 years)
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Citation details: about Grover A. Redford, film # 2117176, Digital Film # 4028564, Image # 3332, Ref. # cn 10750
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Death of a motherMartha Elizabeth MASSEY
September 17, 1894 (Age 8 years)

Death of a maternal grandfatherAllen Alonzo MASSEY
May 9, 1900 (Age 13 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherMartha M. HENDERSON
January 4, 1910 (Age 23 years)

MarriageOlive Ruth REDFORDView this family
October 30, 1910 (Age 24 years)
Occupation
farmer and census enumerator
1910 (Age 23 years)
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Citation details: 1910 census, Llano county, TX, justice prec. 4, enum. dist. 185, sheet 6B, Series: T624 Roll: 1574 Page: 82
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Note: He lived with his father at that time and worked on his farm.
Death of a fatherJoseph Anderson ALEXANDER
January 4, 1915 (Age 28 years)

Birth of a son
#1
Hollys Redford ALEXANDER
August 14, 1915 (Age 29 years)

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Citation details: 1920 census, Schleicher, precinct 3, enum. dist. 183, sheet 1A, Series: T625 Roll: 1843 Page: 274
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Note: Last Residence was Fort Stockton, Texas.
Birth of a son
#2
Joseph Riley ALEXANDER
after 1920 (Age 33 years)

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Citation details: 1920 census, Schleicher, precinct 3, enum. dist. 183, sheet 1A, Series: T625 Roll: 1843 Page: 274
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Death of a sisterMary Emma ALEXANDER
June 14, 1939 (Age 53 years)
Cause: coronary occlusion due to chronic articular (?) inflamation
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Citation details: death of Mary Emma Gault, Film # 2118255, Digiatl GS # 4030454, Image # 2799, Ref. # Item 6 cn29698
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Death of a sisterCora Althea ALEXANDER
January 18, 1947 (Age 60 years)
Cause: diabetes millitus, diabetic coma, with breast cancer contributing
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Citation details: about Althia White, Film # 2218565, Digital Film # 4031922, Image # 1024, Ref. # 4381
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Burial of a sisterCora Althea ALEXANDER
January 20, 1947 (Age 60 years)
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Citation details: about Althia White, Film # 2218565, Digital Film # 4031922, Image # 1024, Ref. # 4381
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Death of a sisterModena Alcesta Lowery ALEXANDER
January 21, 1949 (Age 62 years)
Cause: cancer of the abdominal viscera
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Citation details: about Modena Alcesta Madden, Film # 2223119, Digital Film Number 4031763, Image Number 1140, Reference Number cn3368
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Burial of a sisterModena Alcesta Lowery ALEXANDER
January 22, 1949 (Age 62 years)
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Citation details: about Modena Alcesta Madden, Film # 2223119, Digital Film Number 4031763, Image Number 1140, Reference Number cn3368
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Death of a brotherJames Anderson ALEXANDER
September 14, 1950 (Age 64 years)
Cause: coronary thrombosis due to chronic myocorditis
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Citation details: film # 2074493, Digital GS # 4166796, Image # 1032, Ref. # 45398, Death Certificate of James Anderson Alexander
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Death of a sisterSusan Martha ALEXANDER
January 23, 1952 (Age 65 years)
Cause: coronary occlusion due to senility, with rheumatoid arthritis as other significant condition
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Citation details: about Susan Martha Henderson, Film # 2074928, Digital Film # 4167223, Image # 176, Ref. # cn 162
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Burial of a sisterSusan Martha ALEXANDER
January 26, 1952 (Age 65 years)
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Citation details: about Susan Martha Henderson, Film # 2074928, Digital Film # 4167223, Image # 176, Ref. # cn 162
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Death of a brotherJohn Vance ALEXANDER
December 31, 1955 (Age 69 years)
Cause: myocardial infarction, acute (interval between onset and actual death was 36 hours)
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Citation details: Film # 2114625, Digital GS # 4165504, Image # 638, Ref. # 63986, Death certificate of John Vance Alexander
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Burial of a brotherJohn Vance ALEXANDER
January 2, 1956 (Age 69 years)
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Citation details: Film # 2114625, Digital GS # 4165504, Image # 638, Ref. # 63986, Death certificate of John Vance Alexander
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Death of a sisterJosephine Alena ALEXANDER
November 8, 1959 (Age 73 years)
Cause: generalized arteriosclerosis
Publication: Descendant chart e-mailed on 10 Jul 2001
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Citation details: about Josephine Alenia Sansom, film # 2115991, Digital Film # 4166182, Image # 2244, Ref. # P 2262 CN 63675
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Burial of a sisterJosephine Alena ALEXANDER
November 10, 1959 (Age 73 years)
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Citation details: Film # 2115991, Digital GS # 4166182, Image # 2244, Ref. # P 2262 CN 63675, Death Certificate of Josephine Alenia Sansom
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Note: Scan of original document
Death of a brotherWilliam Allen ALEXANDER
December 13, 1959 (Age 73 years)

Death of a sisterGrover ALEXANDER
January 21, 1963 (Age 76 years)
Cause: congestive heart failure (1 month) due to bronchopneumonia (4 days)
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Citation details: about Grover A. Redford, film # 2117176, Digital Film # 4028564, Image # 3332, Ref. # cn 10750
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Occupation
teacher and later as a rancher
yes

Death May 27, 1973 (Age 87 years)
Cause of death: failure of cardiac respiratory centers due to cerebra vascular inf(...?), generalized arteria sclerotic disease
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Note: Last residence Fort Stockton, Texas.
Burial May 28, 1973 (1 day after death)
Religion
Baptist
yes

Unique identifier
E9AB4B62E97A4BBD92EF20634D94B585CB0D
yes

Last change September 21, 201022:49

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: February 20, 1868Coldwater, Desoto County, Mississippi, USA
10 months
elder sister
22 months
elder brother
20 months
elder brother
James AlexanderJames Anderson ALEXANDER
Birth: July 2, 1872Waterford, Marshall, Mississippi, USA
Death: September 14, 1950Wichita Falls State Hospital, Wichita Falls, Wichita, Texas, USA
2 years
elder sister
23 months
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
3 years
elder sister
Althea AlexanderCora Althea ALEXANDER
Birth: April 18, 1884Llano, Llano, Texas, USA
Death: January 18, 1947St. Joseph Hospital, Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, USA
2 years
himself
2 years
younger sister
Grover ALEXANDER
Birth: July 1, 1888Llano, Llano, Texas, USA
Death: January 21, 1963Kerrville State Hospital, Kerrville, Kerr, Texas, USA
Father’s family with Henrietta A. STANALAND - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: February 3, 1897Robertson County, Texas, USA
Divorce: November 18, 1900
Father’s family with Mary E. FLANAGAN - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: March 26, 1903Llano County, Texas, USA
Family with Olive Ruth REDFORD - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: October 30, 1910Llano, Llano, Texas, USA
5 years
son
5 years
son

BirthSocial Security Death Index, Rootsweb.com
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Note: Last residence Fort Stockton, Texas.
BirthTexas Deaths, 1890-1976
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Citation details: Film number: 2242783, Digital GS number: 4167878, Image number: 2131, Reference number: 40176, death record of Joseph Riley Alexander
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OccupationHeritageQuest Online
Publication: http://persi.heritagequestonline.com , © 1999-2004
Citation details: 1910 census, Llano county, TX, justice prec. 4, enum. dist. 185, sheet 6B, Series: T624 Roll: 1574 Page: 82
Quality of data: secondary evidence
DeathSocial Security Death Index, Rootsweb.com
Publication: Copyright © 1998-2005, MyFamily.com Inc., http://ssdi.rootsweb.com
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Note: Last residence Fort Stockton, Texas.
NoteHeritageQuest Online
Publication: http://persi.heritagequestonline.com , © 1999-2004
Citation details: 1920 census, Schleicher, precinct 3, enum. dist. 183, sheet 1A, Series: T625 Roll: 1843 Page: 274
Quality of data: secondary evidence
NoteHeritageQuest Online
Publication: http://persi.heritagequestonline.com , © 1999-2004
Citation details: 1910 census, Llano county, TX, justice prec. 4, enum. dist. 185, sheet 6B, Series: T624 Roll: 1574 Page: 82
Quality of data: secondary evidence
NoteTexas Deaths, 1890-1976
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Citation details: Film number: 2242783, Digital GS number: 4167878, Image number: 2131, Reference number: 40176, death record of Joseph Riley Alexander
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Birth
Last residence Fort Stockton, Texas.
Occupation
He lived with his father at that time and worked on his farm.
Death
Last residence Fort Stockton, Texas.
Shared note
He was born and died on Sundays. In 1904, he and some of the Sansoms were listed among the students in school in Mercury where C. L. Gault was the principal. (Kirby, Jack H., History of Mercury, McCulloch County, Texas From 1904 to 1919) The following is an article from the San Angelo Standard-Times dated Sunday Morning, October 30, 1960. There is a photograph of Olive and Riley Alexander with a caption underneath that says Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Riley Alexander...Pecos County couple celebrates HAPPY MARRIAGE REQUIRES LIKENESS SAY ALEXANDERS FORT STOCKTON (SC)--Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Riley Alexander, Pecos County ranch couple, are observing their 50th wedding anniversary today at a reception given by their sons and daughter-in-law. Hosts from 3 to 6 p.m. in the Small Community Hall are Hollys Alexander and Mr. and Mrs. Joe Riley Alexander. Married on Oct. 30, 1910 in Llano, the couple was born within a mile of each other. Parents of both, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph A. Alexander and Mr. and Mrs. Sam S. Redford, were stock farmers. Before their marriage, the couple taught school. Mr. Alexander taught in McCulloch County and Schleicher Counties. After their marriage, they made their home on a Scleicher County ranch near Eldorado where they ranched 18 years before buying their present operation, a ranch near Girvin in Pecos County. They have lived in Fort Stockton since 1938. THEIR RECIPE for a happy married life includes similar backgrounds and interests, and cooperation. Both have served on school boards in Pecos and Schleicher Counties. Both are life long members of the Baptist Church. Mr. Alexander is presently deacon of the First Baptist Church here and Mrs. Alexander has been active in church and community work. In the receiving line with the honor couple will be the hosts and four of five grandchildren, Miss Lynda Alexander and Jerry Alexander of San Angelo, and Clayton and Cary Alexander. Houseparty members include Mrs. W. A. Kay, Mrs. Lem Smith, Mrs. W. R. Moody, Mrs. Dee S. Thomas, Mrs. O. T. Jernigan, Mrs. W. A Adams, Mrs. Ray Newton, Mrs. Sallie Buster, Mrs. Sim Reeves Sr. and Mrs. Clay Warnock. Also among houseparty members are Mrs. Ben Hillger of Truth or Consequences, N. M., Mrs. Gene Riggs, Mrs. Billy L. Moody, Mrs. Clinton Atkins and Mrs. Max Hall. BACKGROUND music will be furnished by A. D. Jackson, Mrs. E. L. Howard and Mrs. Clay Warnock. Centering the tea table will be yellow roses in a footed sterling silver bowl, flanked by silver candlesticks holding antique white candles. White ribbon will have "50th" spelled out in gold lace. A silver service and silver appointments will be used. The table will be laid with a Madeira cloth. Greenery and berries sprayed gold will decorate the mantel, in addition to two gold candelabra holding antique white tapers, and the piano will have gold foliage arrangement and graduated tapers of antique white. A single yellow rose will be on the guest register table. He owned a ranch in Gervin, Texas while he lived in Fort Stockton. His son Hollis ran it. His niece's husband, Lee Bush, ran one for him in the Glass mountains near Marathon. Texas State Death Certificate: He was Joseph Riley Alexander, born 23 May 1886 in Texas. He resided at 200 S. Pecos St., Fort Stockton, and had resided there for 44 years. He died at Memorial Hospital, Fort Stockton, Pecos, Texas on 27 May 1973. He was a rancher involved in the ranching business. The cause of death wsa failure of cardiac respiratory center (2 days). There were other medical issues, but they are difficult to read. He was buried 28 May 1973 in East Hill cemetery, Fort Stockton, Texas. Census: 1910, he lived with his father, and two sisters in Llano county, Texas, He was a farmer, and the census enumerator. 1920, Schleicher county, Texas, precinct 3, enum. dist. 183, sheet 1A (this census is hard to read) 1/1 Alexander, J. Riley, head, o, f, m, w, 33, m, TX, MS, MS, stockman, farmer ----, (unreadable, probably Olive), wife, f, w, 31, m, TX (the rest is unreadable on the available copy) ----, Hollys, son, m, w, (the rest is unreadable on the available copy)
MarriageRiley Alexander and Olive RedfordRiley Alexander and Olive Redford
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