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Myrza (Alvira) Nix Alexander

September 20, 1815–July 23, 1880

Born at Union, Union County, South Carolina; daughter of Tabitha Nix and Jonathan Alexander. Died at Washington, Washington County, Utah Territory. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register: Dec. 10, 1845, to Feb. 8, 1846, p. 55, Myrza Alexander, FHL microfilm 962798, item 1, FHL. Susan Easton Black and Harvey Bischoff Black , Annotated Record of Baptisms for the Dead, 1840–1845 (Provo, UT: Center for Family History and Genealogy, Brigham Young University Press, 2002), 1:55. George Alexander, “History of Randolph and Myrza Nix Alexander,” in “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed June 2015), Myrza Nix Alexander LZNG-JZ1 . “Utah Cemeteries and Burials,” database, Utah Division of State History (, accessed June 2015), Myrza Nix Alexander. Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed June 2015), memorial no. 53229, Myrza Nix Alexander; Old Alexander Cemetery, Washington, UT.