Is John Alexander the father of George Alexander? If so, what is known about John? There seems to be some confusion on Susannah Sage's origins. Can anyone help on that?
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Notes for GEORGE ALEXANDER:
Birth year from "First Settlers of Connecticut and Massachusetts..." and "Genealogies and Bi ographies of Ancient Windsor." They probably uses his date of marriage.
George Alexander came to America with his father from Scotland before 1640, settling in Winds or, MA.
John Alexander, born ca. 1600 in Scotland, is believed to be the father of George Alexander , born ca. 1620 in Sterling, Scotland. George married Susan Sage from Camely, Somersetshire , England, on 19 March 1644 in Windsor, CT. Land records showed that on 13 November 1646 Jose ph Rawlings of Roxbury sold George 9 acres near the millbrook and 28 acres of land in the woo ds. In 1659 George paid pew rent. By 1853 his family became part of the first settlement at N orthampton, MA. George and Susan had seven children born at Windsor.