|Birth: ||Mar. 24, 1834|
North Carolina, USA
|Death: ||May 21, 1916|
Son of Balaam & Delilah Albright.
Married Mary "Emily" Wilson 1/Jul/1858 at Ray Co., MO.
Father of Delilah.
Married Rebecca A. Patton 19/Jul/1860 at Ray Co., MO.
Father of Sarah B., Martha A., George P., William H., and Daniel Elmer. Adopted Rufus Worrell.
Member of the Christian Union at Bethel.
Per MO Death certificate #22339, interred 22/May/1916.
Henry P. Albright was born in North Carolina March 24, 1834, died May 21, 1916. He ws married to Mary E. Wilson of Ray County, Missouri July 1, 1858, who departed this life Sept. 1, 1859. To this union one daughter was born, Mrs. Delilah Green of Polo.
He was again united in marriage to Rebecca Patton, July 19, 1860, who died Feb. 8, 1907. to this union five children were born, Mrs. Sarah B. Zimmerman of Polo; Martha A. who died August 22, 1880; G.P. of Lawson; Wm. H. of Lawso;n and D.E. of Polo and one adopted son, Rufus Worrell of Kansas City.
He leaves, beside his children, 17 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and a host of friends and relatives.
He was always active in the church of which he was a member. He was able in prayer and power in exhortation. He was known throughout the state in Christian Union councils as a safe advisor, especially did he take great interest in young ministers to encourage them in duty. There could be volumes written about this good man, but space forbids us saying more now.
He united with Christian Union in 1854 and lived a devoted christian life until his death. He was a member of the Christian Union at Bethel, where he will be greatly missed as well as in the home and community in which he lived since he has gone to his reward.
His funeral was held in Union church by Rev. Joseph McAdams, assisted by Rev. W.P. Hunt of Fairfax and Rev. J.M. Swafford of Excelsior Springs and Rev. J.C. Helm of Knoxville were present and took part in the services. A very large congregation was present. His body was laid to rest in Union Cemetery. May the Lord bless the bereaved.
OBITUARIES of PERSONS BURIED in OLD UNION CEMETERY, LAWSON, MO
Balaam Albright (1805 - 1873)
Delilah Huffine Albright (1814 - 1897)
Mary Emily Wilson Albright (1841 - 1859)
Rebecca A Patton Albright (1834 - 1907)
Delilah Jane Albright Green (1859 - 1932)*
Martha A Albright (1863 - 1880)*
George Patterson Albright (1865 - 1943)*
Henry Patterson Albright (1834 - 1916)
Delila Harriet Albright Hunt (1847 - 1878)*
Old Union Cemetery
Plot: Row 6, Sec B
Maintained by: Caryn Hood
Originally Created by: Jean ღ
Record added: Jul 12, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14904116