Alexander Allan was born in 1838 in Scotland.He married Caroline Williams, born about 1845, on August 16,1866 in Hamilton, Ontario.They had five children: John Alexander Allan - 1868-1883; Lydia Ann Allan - 1870-c.1946; William James Allan, b. May 27, 1875; George Thomas Allan, b. August 11, 1877; Jean Gordon Allan, b. Feb. 27, 1880, m. Robert Hooper, lived at 34 Holton Ave. S. Hamilton, they had two children, Allan, b. c. 1916 and Audrey, b. c. 1920, m. Daniel McLean c. 1945. Alexander, Caroline and son John died tragically in March 1883 from coal gas poisoning in their home at 800 McNabb St. Hamilton.
I'd love to know more about any of Alexander's descendants. Nancy Williams