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Henry V AlexanderAge: 47 years18151862

Name
Henry V Alexander
Birth February 7, 1815
MarriageRuth SmithView this family
May 2, 1846 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a son
#1
James Henry Alexander
January 10, 1848 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Robert William “Rob” Alexander
September 5, 1850 (Age 35 years)
Death of a sonJames Henry Alexander
1850 (Age 34 years)
Cause: fell out of a wagon
Birth of a son
#3
John H Alexander
September 30, 1852 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4
Josephine “Josie” Alexander
September 17, 1855 (Age 40 years)
Birth of a son
#5
George Washington Alexander
May 28, 1860 (Age 45 years)
Death March 7, 1862 (Age 47 years)
Cause of death: contagious disease from civil war
Family with Ruth Smith - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: May 2, 1846, Iroquois, Illinois, USA
20 months
son
James Henry Alexander
Birth: January 10, 1848 32 29Danville, Vermilion, Illinois, USA
Death: 1850Danville, Vermilion, Illinois, USA
3 years
son
2 years
son
3 years
daughter
5 years
son
Hiram Villars Cast + Ruth Smith - View this family
wife’s husband
Hiram Villars Cast
Birth: October 24, 1818, Clinton County, Ohio, USA
Death: June 10, 1845, Vermillion, Illinois, USA
wife
Marriage: April 29, 1836
10 months
step-son
Acquila C Cast
Birth: March 13, 1837 18 18Wilmington, Clinton, Ohio, USA
Death: January 15, 1920Crescent City, , Illinois, USA
2 years
step-son
4 years
step-son
Isaac Cast
Birth: August 9, 1843 24 25Clinton, Summit County, Ohio, USA
Death: December 1, 1886Iroquois County, Illinois, USA

Shared note
Henry and Ruth lived on a farm in Vermillion County, Illinois near Danville, for about 4 or 5 years Moved to Iroquois County, Illinois farm Section 1 apple orchards Henry returned home from the Civil War and died from his wounds. Ruth died shortly there after.
Note
9th Regiment of the Illinois Cavalry Company M Rank: PVT ONARGA, IROQUOIS CO, IL 5' 8 1/2" Brown Hair Eyes Gray Complexion Dark mustered in November 30, 1861. mustered out at Selma, Alabama October 31, 1865. Regiment lost during service 1 Officer and 45 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 6 Officers and 241 Enlisted men by disease. Total 293.