Alexander Smith Peace
- Born: Mar 1840, North Carolina
- Marriage: Ella Courtney Grandy circa 1873 in North Caolina
- Died: Cir 1905, Oxford, Granville Co., N.C. at age 65
The name Alexander Smith Peace is as the father on the death certificate of Alexander Winston Peace (born Aug 16, 1881 - died March 26, 1960 with mother Ella Grandy).
The 1900 Federal Census for Oxford, Granville Co., North Carolina, District 58, page 118B, dated June 5, 1900 records A. S. (March 1840 - NC/NC/NC) and Ella C. (Aug 1850 - NC/NC) Peace with sons W. G. [Willis] (Sept 1875), W. L. [William Leak] (April 1877), S. T. (July 1879), A. W. [Alexander Winston] (Aug 1881), J. M. [James Merrill] (Aug 1892), and daughter Etta F. (May 1884). Alexander is a farmer who has been married to Ella for 26 years. They have had 7 children of whom 6 are still living. S. T. is a cashier at a Bank while A. W. is a Book Keeper at a Bank. W. G. is a student at N. S. M. A and W. L. is a Post Master.
The 1910 census lists Ella as a widow livng with her son Merrill as well as her son William L. Peace and his wife and family.
Noted events in his life were:
• Occupation: Lawyer (1880).
Alexander married Ella Courtney Grandy, daughter of Unknown and Unknown, circa 1873 in North Caolina. (Ella Courtney Grandy was born on 4 Aug 1850 in Camden, Camden Co., North Carolina, died on 27 Apr 1926 in Oxford, Granville Co., N.C. and was buried on 28 Apr 1926 in Elmwood Cemetery, Henderson, N.C..)