John:I had a Wm. Taylor Alexander, wife Mary (Shelby), who lived in Hickory Withe, Fayette Co., TN.Mary was my greataunt of yore.Wm. Taylor was son of Col. Elias C. & Agnes Nancy (McCall) Alexander from MD, who migrated to Rutherford Co., NC.Mary was born in Mecklenburg Co., NC.
I also have a Silas who was son of Wm. Anderson and Mary (Brown) Alexander.
I would be running thru a lot of James M.'s etc.Could you be very specific?