Alexander was born in 1785, the son of unknown parents. The place is not known.
His wife was Margaret Forbes, who he married in 1807. The place has not been found. Their three known children were Helen (1813-?), Cashien (1817-?) and Janet (1824-?).
!Source: Chart sent to me by the Paul Hotchkiss [b 1953], which his sister Debra got from a Steven Hotchkiss.