Anna Orvis was born 4 May 1746 in Northfield, Mass., daughter of William and Anna (______) Orvis.Was she not the first wife of Rev. war soldier Jonathan Sartle (Sartwell) Alexander (b. 1749 at Ft. Dummer)?
According to papers in the pension file, Jonathan married his second wife Bathsheba [(Rice) Hager] in 1792, so it would seem that Anna (Orvis) Alexander died around 1790 or 1791.
Also, does anyone know the maiden name of Anna (______) Orvis, the mother of Anna (Orvis) Alexander?The mother died 19 August 1746, when Anna (Orvis) Alexander was just three months old.