John Murphy McAlister, born 3/18/1807 in North Carolina (I believe this to be North Carolina although the writing could pass for South Carolina) and died 6/20/1885.He is buried in the Concrete Cemetery near La Vernia, Texas.The cemetery is in Guadalupe County, Texas.
Isabella McClain McAlister was born in South Carolina 2/20/1817 and died in La Vernia, Texas 3/27/1872.She is buried in the Concrete Cemetery near La Vernia, Texas.
The 1870 census of Wilson County, Texas has John and Isabella listed with nine children: Margaret A., age 32, born in Mississippi;Charles A., age 28, born in Mississippi;John M., age 26, born in Mississippi;Mary I., age 24, born in Mississippi;Amanda Jane, age 20, born in Mississippi;Luella, age 18, born in Texas; William, age 16, born in Texas;James Archibald, age 14, born in Texas; Susan H., age 12, born in Texas.
Mary married J. S. Craighead. Luella married M. McCoy.
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