Ancestors of Joseph Peeler Alexander were Wm. Lawson & Ann (Brittian)Alexander (9 children).
Wm. Lawson Alexander parents:Lawson & Jane "Jennie" Berry (Elliott)Alexander.[Berry may be her maiden name and Elliott her first husbands name).(7 children)
Lawson Alexander parents:James and Mary (nee) Alexander, Jr. (8 children)
James Alexander parents:James and Mary (Steele) Alexander.(3 children)
James (of Mary Steele) parents:Moses & Mary (Wallace) Alexander.(10 children).
Moses Alexander parents:James B. and Mary (nee) Alexander, m. ca 1670 Raphoe, County Donegal, Ulster, Ireland.(3 children)
James B. Alexander parents:Mother:Mary Maxwell Father:some think Rev. James Andrew Alexander (Scotland- d. 1704 Ireland); others think his uncle, William Alexander (Scotland - Ireland) was Mary Maxwell's husband and James B. father.[7 sons and 2 daughters].