I hope this may be helpful regarding Ezekial Alderman.This is from Nicholas Co, WV History Book, published for the Genealogical Society.1st entry pg 27, Ezekial Alderman came Nicholas Co VA in 1810, (This would have been prior to Nicholas Co 1818, or WV from VA around 1865,being established.Nicholas Co was before 1778 a part of Botetourt Co VA and from 1778 until 1818, a part of Greenbriar Co and the western part of the county was a part of Kanawha Co, after it was formed in 1789)
He came from Bath Co VA and settled where Isaac Skaggs lives and made some improvements.He soon became afflicted with a disease called White Dropsey and died in 1816, his wife and children left and went to their former home, leaving their place unoccupied.
second entry, pg 30.This is in regard to names of partied who were drafted and served a six month term in the Army of the North West under General Harrison, during the War of 1812 and 15' with England.....Ezekial Alderman soldier went to Norfork...returned home safe. Citizen of what is now Nicholas Co WV who served in defense of their country during the War of 1812.
Hope this is helpful.....No additional info of Ezekial Alderman