Person:William Alexander (95)

William Alexander, Lord Stirling
b.1726 New York
m. 1726
  1. William Alexander, Lord Stirling1726 - 1783
  2. Mary Alexander
  3. Elizabeth AlexanderAbt 1730 -
  4. Susannah AlexanderAbt 1734 -
  1. Catherine Alexander
  2. Mary Alexander
  3. William Alexanderaft 1747 -
Facts and Events
Name William Alexander, Lord Stirling
Gender Male
Birth[1] 1726 New York
Military[1] 27 Aug 1776 Combatant of Long Island
Military[1] 2 Jan 1777 Combatant of Trenton
Military[1] 26 Jun 1777 Combatant of Short Hills
Reference Number? Q4019918?
Military[1] 11 Sep 1777 Combatant of Brandywine
Military[1] 4 Oct 1777 Combatant of Germantown
Military[1] 28 Jun 1778 Combatant of Monmouth
Death[1] 15 Jan 1783 Albany, New York, United States
Burial? Trinity Churchyard, Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 William Alexander (American general), in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.

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    William Alexander (aka Lord Stirling) (1726 New York City – 15 January 1783), who claimed the disputed title of Earl of Stirling, was an American major-general during the American Revolutionary War.

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  2.   Lanier, Henry Wysham. A century of banking in New York, 1822-1922. (New York: The Gilliss Press, 1922), 85.