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Alexander McBride Jr.

Alexander McBride Jr.

Alexander McBride Jr. - B: 3-23-1825 D: 10-3-1895 (3rd child of 9/son of Alexander McBride - Mary Armstrong) / Never Married / Alexander was one of the 49ers who went to California via wagon train in search of gold. He returned shortly after the war of the rebellion and is reputed to have brought considerable gold. Purchased land in Harlansburg where he lived until his death. His remains lie in Plaingrove Presbyterian Cemetery, outside Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania.

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