Genealogy research by Mark Humphrys.
Alexander mar pre-1803 to Elizabeth Craigmile [bapt 13 Apr 1780].
They lived for some time in Leochel and Cushnie parish (S of Alford parish).
At dau's bapt 1803 they are living Mains of Fowlis (between Muirhead and South Fowlis, see old map), Leochel and Cushnie parish.
They moved back to Alford parish.
At son's bapt 1824 they are living "Westside of Kingsford" (Kingsford, SW of Alford).
His grave describes him as "sometime farmer in Midmill of Kingsford".
They are listed in 1841 census at Droichs Burn, some distance SW of Alford (see map). He is "crofter".
They are listed in 1851 census at Dorsell, SW of Alford (see map). He is "retired farmer".
He died 11 June 1857, at Dorsell, age 81 or 84 yrs. See death cert. He is "retired farmer".
He was bur at Alford churchyard with parents.
Elizabeth died 18 May 1859, Dorsell, age 79 yrs. See death cert. She is "widow of a retired farmer".
She was bur Alford churchyard.
Alexander and Elizabeth had issue:
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