Biography of

Eleanor Alexander Wilson

 

Born Abt 1765
Died  
Married Samuel Wilson, 26 Jun 1790
 
Children Born
 

References

 
Esther Beard died in 1769. The Rockbridge County History says that Robert Alexander died in 1787.

http://www.roanetnhistory.org/bookread.php?loc=WaddellsAnnals&pgid=135

ROBERT ALEXANDER,

the founder of the first classical school in the Valley, was a brother of Captain Archibald Alexander, and preceded the latter to America and to the Valley. He married, in Pennsylvania, Esther Beard. His children wereŚ

1. William, who died in Rockbridge, in 1829, leaving children; 2; Robert, who lived in Campbell county, and was clerk of the county court for many years, being succeeded in office by his son, and he by his son, both called Jack Alexander; 3. Peter, who, it is believed, went to the West; 4. Hugh, who died unmarried; 5. James, who married Peggy Lyle, of Rockbridge, and removed to Greenbrier; and daughters, Ann, Esther, Ellen and Sally. The last-named was the second wife of Colonel John Wilson, of Bath county.