Descendants of Alexander Hitt
Generation 1


1. ALEXANDER1 HITT was born about 1754 in Prince William, Virginia Colony (According to first
Virginia Census and Virginia Genealogical Record 1790). He died about 1823 in Halifax, Halifax,
Virginia USA (Undocumented death; last U.S. Census 1820 in Meadsville, Halifax, Virginia USA).

He married (1) MACKEY ROYALL, daughter of Joseph Royall and Lucy
Eppes, in 1777 in Virginia USA (Mackey's parents seem to be deceased at the time close after her
birth, and no birth or family records are found at this time. The family is French Hugonaut. Her
name is found as Alexander's wife in land transactions.). She was born in 1755 in Halifax, Halifax,
Virginia Colony. She died in 1785 in Halifax, Halifax, Virginia USA.

He married (2) RHODA DODSON, daughter of Thomas Second Fork (III) Dodson and Mary Neville,
on 20 Nov 1786 in Halifax, Halifax, Virginia, United States (After the time of this marriage,
Alexander Hitt used the name Alexander Hittson in legal documents. Rhoda's family name was
Dods in 1607; name changed to Dodson in Jamestown, Virginia Colony for the next generation.).
She was born in 1767 in Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States.
She died in 1814 in Halifax, Halifax County, Virginia USA.

He married (3) MARY
MINOR on 13 Feb 1816 in Halifax, Virginia. She was born in 1780 in VA. She died in Apr 1860 in
Caroline, Virginia.

Alexander Hitt and Rhoda Dodson had the following children:
2. i. PATSY HITTSON was born in 1789 in Halifax, Halifax, Virginia, United States. She
died on 21 Dec 1877 in Tishomingo, Tishomingo, Mississippi, United States. She
married William Grandshire Tolleson, son of Erasmus Tolleson, in 1814 in Alabama,
USA. He was born in 1787 in Spartanburg, Spartanburg, South Carolina, United
States. He died in 1860 in Tishomingo, Tishomingo, Mississippi, United States.
3. ii. ELIZABETH HITTSON was born in 1789 in Prince Edward County, Virginia, USA. She
died in 1872 in Big Springs, Hancock, Tennessee, United States. She married (1)
GEORGE DODSON. He was born in 1773 in Halifax, Virginia Commonwealth. He died
in 1842 in Tennessee. She married an unknown spouse on 08 Mar 1814 in Halifax,
Virginia.
iii. NANCY HITTSON was born in 1789 in Halifax County, Virginia Colony. She died in
1856 in Hawkins, Tennessee, United States.
4. iv. MARY POLLY HITTSON was born in 1790 in Halifax, Halifax, Virginia, United States.
She died in 1856 in Hawkins, Tennessee, United States. She married (1) BEVERLY
MAYS on 12 Jan 1820 in Halifax, Virginia, USA. He was born in 1796 in , Halifax,
Virginia, USA. He died on 27 Oct 1856 in , Hawkins, Tennessee, USA.
5. v. THOMAS HITTSON was born in 1792 in Halifax, Halifax, Virginia, United States. He
died in 1876 in Hancock, Tennessee, United States (Age: 84). He married Martha
Patsy Tucker, daughter of David Tucker and Frances Olds, on 27 Dec 1810 in
Halifax, Halifax, Virginia, United States. She was born in 1792 in Amelia, Virginia,
United States. She died in Hancock, Tennessee USA.
vi. BENJAMIN HITTSON was born in 1794 in Halifax, Virginia USA.
6. vii. ALEXANDER HITTSON JR was born in 1796 in Halifax, Halifax, Virginia, United States.
He died in 1865 in Kemp, Kaufman, Texas, United States (Burial in Noble-Hittson
Cemetery, Kaufmann County, Texas). He married (1) MARY JANE MOTLEY on 18 Jan
1821 in Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States. She was born in 1802 in Pittsylvania,
Virginia, United States. She died in 1867 in Kemp, Kaufman, Texas, United States
(Buried in Noble-Hittson Cemetery, Kaufmann County, Texas). He married (2)
NANCY GANDER DAVENPORT on 12 Dec 1817 in Halifax County, Virginia USA. She
was born in 1796 in Halifax County, Virginia USA. She died in 1819 in Halifax
County, Virginia USA.
viii. BERRYMAN HITTSON was born in 1798 in Prince Edward, Virginia, United States. He
died in 1857 in Rusk County, Texas, USA.
7. ix. JESSE HITTSON was born on 15 Sep 1801 in Prince Edward County, Virginia, USA.
He died on 25 Nov 1861 in Weatherford, Parker, Texas USA (Age: 60). He married
Mary Ann Beck, daughter of John Emasy Beck and Frances "Frankie" Watts, about
1828 in Bedford County, Tennessee, USA (Beck Plantation, Chapel Hill, Bedford  
County, Tennessee). She was born on 22 Jul 1798 in Chatham, North Carolina,
USA. She died on 10 Oct 1879 in Palo Pinto, Palo Pinto, Texas, USA (Age at
Death: 81).
8. x. SALLY HITTSON was born in 1802 in Halifax, Halifax, Virginia, United States. She
died on 14 Mar 1885 in Lynn, Cedar, Missouri, United States. She married Jonas
Chaney on 07 Feb 1824 in , Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA. He was born in 1794 in ,
Halifax, Virginia, USA. He died on 13 Dec 1880 in Lynn, Cedar, Missouri, USA.
Alexander Hitt and Mackey Royall had the following children:
9. xi. RICHARD HITTSON was born in 1780 in Virginia, USA. He died on 27 Oct 1826 in
Claiborne County, Tennessee, USA (Court records show name as "Richard
Hittson." Murdered by Lewis Wilburn/Welburn in Claiborne County, Tennessee.
Family members captured Wilburn in North Carolina and returned him to Claiborne
County for trial.). He married Drucella Stubblefield, daughter of Richard
Stubblefield, on 06 Aug 1801 in Grainger, Tennessee, United States (Marriage
record in Grainger, TN shows "Richard Hits." His signature on original marriage
bond is "Richard Hits."). She was born in 1782 in Virginia, USA. She died after 1850
in Grundy, Tennessee, USA.
xii. SALLY HITSON was born in 1784 in Halifax, Halifax, Virginia USA. She married
William Alderson on 04 Dec 1795 in Halifax County, Virginia. He was born in 1782
in Halifax County, Virginia, USA.