Beau:I show that Wm. Hamilton McClatchy, Jr., m. Elizabeth Dorcas Alexander, who was the dau. of Abraham Alexander, Jr.Jr. was an attorney and he married Margaret Harris in 1878 in Mecklenburg Co., NC.
Jr. was also the son of Abraham Alexander, Sr., who signed MDI and was Chairman of the Committee which met on May 20, 1775, and drafted the Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence (MDI).Sr. married Dorcas Amelia Wilson ca 1748 in Cecil Co., MD.
I show Elizabeth and Wm. Hamilton McC, Jr., married Jan 12, 1817, in Mecklenburg Co., NC.
I show that Col. Joel Walter Robison (1815-1889) m. Emily Anna Alexander ( -1886) in 1837, and a dau., Lucy Ann Alexander Robison (1851-1901) married James Franklin McClatchy (1846-1932) in 1870 in Warrenton, Fayette Co., TX.
I show the parents of James Franklin McClatchy as Albert Alexander & (Frances) Catherine (Cole) McClatchy, Sr., and They m. April 22, 1845, in Marshall Co., MS.In fact, I think this group is what you sent to me.I MIGHT HAVE PUT THE INFO IN THE WRONG PLACE.If so, pls advise me.
Then, I show Albert Alexander McClatchy, Sr., as the son of Wm. Hamilton McClatchy, Jr.[A.A. Sr. is due to his son being A.A., Jr.]Wm. Hamilton McClatchy, Jr., is the one who married Abraham Alexander, Jr., Esq., who was son of the MDI Signer and Chairman of Committee.
THIS IS WHERE I HAVE AN UNEXPLAINED GAP IN LINEAGE.
I have a Rev. Wm. Hamilton McClatchy (1836-1912), who married Eliza Louisa Blakeway b. 1852 Alabama.They married in Hunt Co., TX, 1870.I also show him m. to a Mary James bef. 1860.I show Rev. McClatchy was son of Allen (1815-1851) & Mary (nee) (1816 - )McClatchy who m. about 1834 in NC.
Another Wm. Hamilton McClatchy, Jr., m. Dorcas Elizabeth "Eliza" Alexander.I show that they had son Albert Alexander McClatchy, Sr., born May 21, 1817.
Another Wm. Hamilton McClatchy was born Oct 7, 1853.I show him as the son of Albert Alexander McClatchy, Sr., and (Frances) Catherine "Frank" Cole.I have nothing for this W.H.M.born 1853.
Can you help me straighten this out?Does it look o.k. to you?