Master Name Index

Surname of ALEXANDER



Abby Loring Alexander (1818 – 1896)

Famous Descendant(s):

Mark Wahlberg — Movie Actor

Donnie Wahlberg — Singer and Movie Actor


Abigail Alexander (c1647 – c1690)

Famous Descendant(s):

Mark David Chapman — Assassinated John Lennon


Addah Alexander (1861 – 1934)

Famous Descendant(s):

Ethan Hawke — Actor, Director, Screenwriter, Novelist


Alva Alexander (1799 – 1890)

Famous Descendant(s):

Orrin Hatch — U.S. Senator from Utah


Anne Alexander (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Paris Hilton — Socialite and TV Personality


Betsy J. Alexander (c1864 – 1964)

Famous Descendant(s):

Muhammad Ali — World Heavyweight Boxing Champion


Elizabeth Alexander (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Eleanor Roosevelt — First Lady of President Franklin D. Roosevelt


Elizabeth Alexander (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Mary (Todd) Lincoln — First Lady of President Abraham Lincoln

Dr. Ephraim McDowell — “Father of Ovariotomy” and Founder of Abdominal Surgery


Elizabeth Alexander (1694 – 1756)

Famous Descendant(s):

Bill Paxton — TV and Movie Actor

Sam Houston — 1st President of the Republic of Texas

General Elisha F. Paxton — Confederate Army - U.S. Civil War

Ed Helms — TV and Movie Actor

J. K. Simmons — TV and Movie Actor


George Alexander (    – 1703)

Famous Descendant(s):

Dick Clark — Radio and TV Host

Mark David Chapman — Assassinated John Lennon


Jabez Alexander (1755 –    )

Famous Descendant(s):

Orrin Hatch — U.S. Senator from Utah


James Alexander (c1691 – 1756)

Famous Descendant(s):

Eleanor Roosevelt — First Lady of President Franklin D. Roosevelt


John Alexander (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Mark Wahlberg — Movie Actor

Donnie Wahlberg — Singer and Movie Actor


John Alexander (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Ethan Hawke — Actor, Director, Screenwriter, Novelist


Jonathan Alexander (1791 –    )

Famous Descendant(s):

Mark Wahlberg — Movie Actor

Donnie Wahlberg — Singer and Movie Actor


Louisa Pool Alexander (1825 – 1869)

Famous Descendant(s):

Orrin Hatch — U.S. Senator from Utah


Lucy Alexander (1749 –    )

Famous Descendant(s):

John D. Rockefeller — Founder of the Standard Oil Company

Nelson Rockefeller — 41st U.S. Vice-President


Margaret Alexander (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Tilda Swinton — Movie Actress


Mary Alexander (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Julianne Hough — Singer, Dancer and Actress - “DWTS” Pro

Derek Hough — Dancer and Actor - “DWTS” Pro


Mary Alexander (1648 – c1728)

Famous Descendant(s):

Dick Clark — Radio and TV Host


Philip Alexander (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

John D. Rockefeller — Founder of the Standard Oil Company

Nelson Rockefeller — 41st U.S. Vice-President


Robert Alexander (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Paris Hilton — Socialite and TV Personality


Sarah Wallace Alexander (c1768 – 1830)

Famous Descendant(s):

Commodore Matthew C. Perry — Led Black Ships Expedition to Japan

Oliver Hazard Perry — Hero of Lake Erie during the War of 1812


Susan Alexander (c1749 – c1792)

Famous Descendant(s):

George H. W. Bush — 41st U.S. President

George W. Bush — 43rd U.S. President

Jeb Bush — 43rd Governor of Florida


Thomas Alexander (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Orrin Hatch — U.S. Senator from Utah


Wesley Alexander (c1830 – 1888)

Famous Descendant(s):

Muhammad Ali — World Heavyweight Boxing Champion


William Alexander (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Tilda Swinton — Movie Actress