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Albert Rockefeller
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Birth: Oct. 18, 1859
Death: Sep. 15, 1926

Date of death September 15, 1926

A. Rockefeller Dies Following Stroke; Age 66

Was Born in Keokuk in 1859 is Survived by Wife, Four Children, and Five Grandchildren

Albert Rockefeller of 417 Palean Street died just at midnight Wednesday at St. Joseph's hospital, where he was taken Sunday, September 12, following a stroke of paralysis. He was stricken Saturday at 11 p.m. and his death came a few hours after the arrival in Keokuk of his two sons from their homes at Darlington, Maryland. Mr. Rockefeller would have been sixty-seven in October, and had been an invalid for about the past ten years.

Albert Rockefeller, son of Edward and Eunice Rockefeller, was born in Keokuk on October 18, 1859. As a young man he lived for a time in Missouri and was married at Humphreys, Mo., on December 30, 1883 to America Brownlee, who survives her husband together with four children; Ray D. Rockefeller of Darlington, Mo., Mrs. Blanche Rickert of Hamilton, Ill., Charles H. Rockefeller of Darlington, Mo., and Mrs. Bess Neal of Keokuk. Five grandchildren, Virginia, Evelyn Jean, Betty Lou, Harold and Amey Dorothy Rockefeller, all of Darlington, Md., and one brother, William Rockefeller, of Hamilton, Ill, also survive. Two sisters, Mrs. Jennie Eads and Mrs. Lucy Ewing proceeded Mr. Rockefeller in death. Mr. Rockefeller had lived in Keokuk for the past twenty-five years.

The funeral will be held from the residence, 417 Palean Street, Saturday at 2:30 p.m. 
 
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 Parents:
  Edward Henry Rockefeller (1833 - 1886)
  Eunice Hoskinson Rockefeller (1838 - 1864)
 
 Spouse:
  America Idabella Brownlee Rockefeller (1866 - 1941)
 
 Children:
  Blanche L. Rockefeller Marks (1888 - 1970)*
  Bessie Chloe Rockefeller Peterson (1894 - 1977)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Henry Rockefeller (1854 - 1934)*
  Lucy Ophelia Rockefeller Ewing (1857 - 1926)*
  Albert Rockefeller (1859 - 1926)
  Virginia Rockefeller Eads (1860 - 1925)*
  James Delbert Rockefeller (1871 - 1871)**
  Oscar Garfield Rockefeller (1880 - 1880)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Oakland Cemetery
Keokuk
Lee County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Block 33
 
Created by: Cicely Stewart
Record added: Aug 12, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15306258
Albert Rockefeller
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Albert Rockefeller
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 Added: Mar. 23, 2007
 
 
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