Mary Alexander (Shelby) (1735 - 1813)

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Birthplace: MD, USA
Death: Died in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
Managed by: Lila Buck Volner
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About Mary Alexander (Shelby)

Mary Shelby was born 14 Aug 1735 in Maryland, and died 26 Nov 1813 in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina. She married Adam Alexander, the son of William Alexander and Agnes Alexander and the brother of Isabel Alexander who married Mary’s brother, Moses. They were married 04 Aug 1752 in Somerset County, Maryland. He was born 28 Apr 1728 in Cecil County, Maryland, and died 13 Nov 1798 in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina. They are both buried in the Rock Springs Graveyard, near Charlotte, North Carolina.

Born in Pennsylvania or Maryland and migrated in 1750 to Mecklenberg County, N. Mary married Adam Alexander who was commander to her brothers including Rees Shelby in the Mecklenburg County Militia in 1776.

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Mary Alexander's Timeline

1735
August 14, 1735
MD, USA
1752
August 4, 1752
Age 16
Somerset, MD, United States
1752
Age 16
Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
1756
June 7, 1756
Age 20
Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
1758
August 19, 1758
Age 23
Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
1759
1759
Age 23
Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
1759
Age 23
Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
1764
September 9, 1764
Age 29
Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
1767
1767
Age 31
Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
1813
November 26, 1813
Age 78
Mecklenburg County, North Carolina