James Sample Alexander, Jr., b. 1824, d. aft 1860 in Pontotoc Co., Conewa, MS, m. June 28, 1847 in Dallas Co., AL, Eliza Ann Russell.James was s/o James Sample Alexander and Elizabeth "Betsy" Davidson McCracken, both b. Cabarrus Co., NC; m. Mar 21, 1809, in Mecklenburg Co., NC.
Children of James and Eliza Ann:
Wm. J. R. Alexander b. 1848 in AL Mary E. Alexander b. 1850 in AL Jane H. Alexander b. 1851 in MS Louisa Katherine "Katie" Alexander b. 1855 m. John Bryant in 1873 M. F. Alexander b. 1832 in NC
Betsy McCracken's parents were James McCracken and Elizabeth Davidson of Mecklenburg Co., NC.
James Sample Alexander's parents were Josiah and Mildred (Orr) Alexander of Mecklenburg.