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Alexander Douglas (Douglass)

Birthdate: (75)
Birthplace: Chowan, North Carolina, United States
Death: Died in Screven, Georgia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Alexander Douglas and Dicy Douglas
Husband of Elizabeth Douglas
Father of Frederick Douglas; Wright B. Douglas and John Douglas

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About Alexander Douglas

From the above: "Alexander Douglass (1757-1832) of Edenton, Chowan Co., North Carolina. He was a Revolutionary War soldier. He married Elizabeth Webb (1759-1834), daughter of Zecharian Webb and Mary Willis, in 1777 in Chowan County, N.C. She died in Screven Co., Ga. They were parents of three children born between 1790 and 1794 in Georgia. Family members live in Florida and elsewhere."


Alexander Douglass was a mariner and lived in Edenton, Chowan County, North Carolina. He was a Revolutionary War soldier, served as a Minute Man under General Ash. He received a bounty Land Grand: "287 1/2 acres, Washington County, bounded all sides surveyed, or vacant, survey 209. August 5, 1784.

Alexander was born 1757, uncertain about his place of birth but all indicates that it was Chowan County, N.C. It is thought, by some that he was born in Scotland. He married Elizabeth Webb, daughter of Zecharian Webb and Mary Willis, 20 November, 1777, Chowan County, N.C. Elizabeth Webb Douglass was born 1759 in N.C. and died in 1834, Screven County, Georgia. They had 3 sons. Alexander died in 1832.

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Alexander Douglas's Timeline

Chowan, North Carolina, United States
Age 15
Burke, Georgia, United States
August 2, 1790
Age 33
Burke, GA, United States
Age 34
Tatnell, Georgia, United States
Age 75
Screven, Georgia, United States