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Alexander, Samuel James
Searching for birth information on Samuel James Alexander Jr. Samuel was born somewhere between 1852-1862. He claims to have come from Santo Domingo. However, its possible he was born in New Orleans, LA. His father was Samuel James Alexander Sr., his mother's name is not clear. It could be R. Alexis or H. Breaux. He married Marie Celestine Hart January 25, 1879 by the Justice of the Peace in New Orleans. They had twelve children; Olivia Alexandrene, Frank Fillmore, Joseph, Lawrence Hypolete, John Mary, Emmanuel Noel, Adrian Louis, Elouise Mary, Charles Augustine, Rosalie Margarite, Marie Anna and Clement Alexander. He also fathered a daughter Bertha Crowden born July 28, 1908. Samuel James Alexander Jr., died February 3, 1939 in New Orleans. According to his death certificate he was 77 years old. Any information on his birth place, and date would be appreciated.