Noted events in his life were:
• Census, 1901, 60 Queen Street, Ryhope, Sunderland, Durham.
• Occupation: Coal Miner, 1901.
• Census, 1911, 70 Queen Street, Ryhope, Sunderland, Durham.
• Occupation: Coal Miner Putter, 1911.
Alexander married Catherine Jane BOWEN, daughter of Elijah BOWEN and Jane Ann RICHARDSON, in Mar 1892 in Sunderland, Durham. (Catherine Jane BOWEN was born in Mar 1869 in Edmondsley, Durham and died in 1944 in Ryhope, Sunderland, Durham.)
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