I am looking for information on Martha Eliza Caldwell Alexander (b. 1 Mar 1813, Mecklenburg Co., NC) and family.She was the daughter of William Taylor Alexander and Mary Shelby, who migrated from Mecklenburg Co., NC to Hickory Withe, Fayette Co., TN,ABT 1833.
Husband:William M. Wilson (b. ABT 1809 NC, m. 1832 NC, d. ABT 1841 Fayette Co., TN)
James F. Wilson, b. ABT 1833 NC
William T. Wilson, b. ABT 1835 TN
Martha L. Wilson, b. ABT 1836 TN
John M. Wilson, b. ABT 1839 TN
Mary A. Wilson, b. ABT 1840 TN
Parents:William Taylor Alexander (1787-1868 Fayette Co., TN) and Mary Shelby (1791 NC - 1860 Fayette Co., TN).
William Taylor Alexander was (probably) the son of Elias Alexander and Nancy Agnes McCall of MD.Mary Shelby was the daughter of Dr. Evan Shelby and Susan (or Susannah) Polk Alexander of Mecklenburg Co., NC.
The Wilsons and Alexanders attended Mount Pleasant Cumberland Presbyerian Church in Fayette Co., TN, and many family members were buried in the Mount Pleasant Cemetery.
Harriet Alexander (b. 14 Sep 1814, Mecklenburg, NC), m. John Burnet Wills
Susan Jane Alexander (b. 13 May 1816, Mecklenburg, NC), m. John K. Orr
William Winslow Alexander (b. 16 Mar 1821, NC), m. Nannie Birdshaw
Mary Isabella Alexander (b. 14 May 1823, Mecklenburg, NC), m/1 Henry Munger Pitman, m/2 Jonas R. Kerr
Sarah Dorcas Alexander (b. 3 Aug 1829, Mecklenburg, NC), m. Isaac B. Mercer.
I would be delighted to share information about this family with other researchers.