Alexander Travis1

M, #572, b. 22 May 1770, d. 1823
Last Edited=8 Oct 2008
     Alexander Travis, son of Barrett Travis and Ann Smallwood, was born on 22 May 1770 at South Carolina. Alexander Travis was the son of Barrett Travis and Ann Smallwood.

In "Three Roads to the Alamo" William Davis states that Alexander was an evangelist - Missionary Baptist.2

In 1820, it is reported that Alexander had 6 slaves.3

Alexander Travis died in 1823 at Evergreen, Conecuh County, Alabama.


  1. [S23] Mary Collins Landin, The Collins and Travis Families and Their Allies (Route 3 Box 290, Tom Collins Road, Utica, Mississippi 39175: Self Published, 1982). Hereinafter cited as Collins and Travis Families.
  2. [S25] William C. Davis, Three Roads to the Alamo: The Lives and Fortunes of David Crockett, James Bowie, and William Barret Travis (New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 1998). Hereinafter cited as Three Roads to the Alamo.
  3. [S326] Mrs. Frank Ross Stewart, compiler, Alabama's Pike County Volume One (Centre, Alabama: Stewart University Press, 1976), page 31.. Hereinafter cited as Alabama's Pike County.