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Catherine Alexander (Houston)

Birthdate: (49)
Birthplace: Canton, Stark County, Ohio, United States
Death: Died in Pleasant Grove, Utah County, Utah Territory, United States
Place of Burial: Plot: Blk. 46 Lot 3 Pos. 8, Springville, Utah County, Utah, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of James Houston and Mary Magdalena Ettleman
Wife of Horace Martin Alexander
Mother of William Denton Alexander; Mary Helen Alexander; Eliza Fredonia Richards; Franklin David Alexander; Heber Martin Alexander and 7 others
Sister of Elizabeth Houston; John Houston, Sr; Mary Houston; Mary Houston; Anne Houston and 2 others

Managed by: Della Dale Smith-Pistelli
Last Updated:

About Catherine Alexander

Birth: Mar. 12, 1831 Canton Stark County Ohio, USA

Death: Mar. 22, 1880 Pleasant Grove Utah County Utah, USA


Family links:

Spouse:
 Horace Martin Alexander (1812 - 1881)*

Children:
 William Denton Alexander (1851 - 1931)*
 Helen Alexander Harvey (1854 - 1935)*
 Eliza Fredonia Alexander Richards (1856 - 1917)*
 Heber Martin Alexander (1860 - 1861)*
 Susan Adelia Alexander Roberts (1862 - 1893)*
 Leonia Ophelia Alexander Clark (1864 - 1924)*
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Burial: Historic Springville Cemetery Springville Utah County Utah, USA Plot: Blk. 46 Lot 3 Pos. 8


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Maintained by: KBJohnson Originally Created by: Utah State Historical So... Record added: Feb 02, 2000 Find A Grave Memorial# 61528

Catherine Houston Alexander was an orphan who had been working in the house of Horace Martin Alexander and his wife Nancy Reeder Walker Alexander, assisting them with the housework and care of their 3 children children. When Nancy Reeder Walker Alexander died in Winter Quarters, Nebraska in 1847, Catharine went to Utah with Nancy Reeder Walker's sister Evaline Walker and her husband, James Henry Rollins in Brigham Young's company in 1948. She later married Horace Martin Alexander in 1849 when they arrived in Salt Lake City, UT.

  • Residence: Parowan, Iron, Utah, United States - 1860
  • Residence: Provo, Utah, Utah, United States - 1880
  • Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy: May 10 2017, 4:44:54 UTC
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Catherine Alexander's Timeline

1831
March 12, 1831
Canton, Stark County, Ohio, United States
1851
December 4, 1851
Age 20
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah Territory, United States
1854
January 16, 1854
Age 22
Iron County, Utah, United States
January 16, 1854
Age 22
Parowan, Iron County, Utah Territory, United States
1856
March 4, 1856
Age 24
Parowan, Iron County, Utah Territory, United States
1858
October 31, 1858
Age 27
Parowan, Iron County, Utah, United States
1860
December 13, 1860
Age 29
Parowan, Iron County, Utah Territory, United States
1862
March 27, 1862
Age 31
Parowan, Iron County, Utah Territory, United States
1864
July 18, 1864
Age 33
Parowan, Iron County, Utah, United States