He was the son of David Alexander and Janet Scott.
George appeared on the 1861 Scottish Census of 7 Apr 1861 in the household of David Alexander at 30 Old Square, Calderbank, Lanarkshire, Scotland ;
ALEXANDER David, Head, Mar, 26, Blast Furnace keeper, Carnwath
2 children at school, 3 rooms with windows
ALEXANDER Janet, Wife, M, 27, Forth
ALEXANDER Marion dau, Unm, 6, Scholar, Calderbank
ALEXANDER Isabella, Dau, Unm, 6, Scholar, Calderbank
ALEXANDER William, Son, Unm, 5, Scholar, Calderbank
ALEXANDER Janet, Dau, 2, Calderbank
ALEXANDER George, Son, 2mths, Calderbank
SCOTT George, Brother in law, Unm, 36, Blast Furnace Keeper, Carstairs.2
George appeared on the 1871 Scottish Census of 2 Apr 1871 in the household of David Alexander at Kier Cottage, Carluke, Lanarkshire, Scotland ;
ALEXANDER David, Head, M, 36, Blast Furance Manager, Carnwath, 6 rooms with windows, 3 children attending school
ALEXANDER Janet, Wife, m, 36, Carnwath
ALEXANDER William, son, Unm, 14, Engine Fireman, Calderbank
ALEXANDER Janet, Dau, 12, Managers Daughter, Calderbank
ALEXANDER George, Son, 10, Scholar, Calderbank
ALEXANDER David, Son, 8, Scholar, Shotts
ALEXANDER James, Son, 6, Scholar, Shotts
ALEXANDER Elizabeth, Dau, 4, twins, Shotts
ALEXANDER Jane, Dau, 4, twins, Shotts.3
|Father*||David Alexander (c 1834 - )|
|Mother*||Janet Scott (23 Oct 1833 - 21 Dec 1874)|
- [S33] Birth Marriage and Burial Entries, International Genealogical Index & Family Search Web Site (IGI) : Family Search Web site, From 2000), C116521.
- [S79] 1861 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 7 April 1861), 1861 Calderbank, Old Monkland (Eastern District) Lanark 652/03 608/03 037. Hereinafter cited as 1861 Scottish Census.
- [S76] 1871 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 2 April 1871), Carluke Lanark, 629/00 002/00 023. Hereinafter cited as 1871 Scottish Census.