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Delila Josephine Prestridge Albritton
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Birth: Jan. 2, 1854
Death: Oct. 17, 1930
Arlington
Lincoln County
Mississippi, USA

Delila Josephine Prestridge Albritton was the wife of John H. Albritton.
Her Burial Site is based on her Death Certificate information, which states she is buried here. Her gravestone is missing.
Marriage and lineage information is based on Prestridge/Sasser court documents, and on Albritton family records, passed down by Ottis Albritton, Vice President of Illinois Central Railroad and family historian. He kept very good records.

Delila Josephine Prestridge was the daughter of Samuel "Dock" Prestridge and Martha Jane Sasser. She was called Delila after her paternal grandmother, Delilah Roundtree Prestridge.
Delila's sister Mary married Matthew Albritton, brother of John H. Albritton. Two sisters married Two brothers.
John and Delila Albritton are both buried in the Montgomery Baptist Church Cemetery per their death certificates.
Matthew and Mary Albritton are both buried in the Moak-Sassser Cemetery.

Delila's lineage was accepted by the Daughters of the American Revolution. She is a direct descendant of American Revolutionary War Patriot John Bryan Hart and John Gill.

John Bryan Hart married Mary Gill (daughter of John Gill)
Their daughter Sarah Hart married Stephen Sasser
Their son James Gale Sasser married Martha Patsy Hollis
Their daughter Jane Martha Sasser married Samuel Prestridge
And Delila is their daughter.
See DAR Mem # 847164 supplemental application for John Bryan Hart for more information. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Samuel Prestridge (1830 - 1876)
  Martha Jane Sasser Prestridge (1833 - 1921)
 
 Spouse:
  John H. Albritton (1845 - 1919)
 
 Children:
  Benjamin P. Albritton (1880 - 1961)*
  George Ance Albritton (1886 - 1948)*
 
 Siblings:
  Child Prestridge*
  Child Prestridge*
  Child Prestridge*
  Child Prestridge*
  Child Prestridge*
  Delila Josephine Prestridge Albritton (1854 - 1930)
  Mary Jane Prestridge Albritton (1855 - 1891)*
  Martha Ophelia Prestridge Woodall (1858 - 1925)*
  Samuel P. Prestridge (1867 - 1919)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Montgomery Baptist Church Cemetery
Brookhaven
Lincoln County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: MsMarion
Record added: Mar 02, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66402544
Delila Josephine <i>Prestridge</i> Albritton
Added by: Rodney A Arnold
 
Delila Josephine <i>Prestridge</i> Albritton
Added by: Rodney A Arnold
 
Delila Josephine <i>Prestridge</i> Albritton
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- Rodney A Arnold
 Added: Aug. 25, 2013
Blessed be thy rest...
- Rodney A Arnold
 Added: Nov. 12, 2011
 
 
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