|Birth: ||Aug. 18, 1869|
|Death: ||Apr. 19, 1953|
E. B. Albright Rites April 22 (1953)
Silverton-Funeral services are being held this Wednesday
afternoon from the Ekman Memorial Chapel for Edward Baker
Albright, son of the late Daniel Albright and Mary Marquam-Albright.
He was one of the four sons. His brothers, all deceased, were
Elmer, Wallace, and George.
He died Sunday evening, April 19, at the Silverton Hospital
following a few months illness. The Rev. Joyce Kendell is
officiating. Concluding rites are at Miller cemetery in the
Mr. Albright was born near Marquam, August 18, 1869, on the
donation land claim of his great grandparents, Ezekial and
Elizabeth Burbage, pioneers of 1845.
This acreage was also the lifetime home of his grandparents,
Olive Burbage-Marquam and Alfred Marquam, and of his parents,
Daniel and Mary Albright.
With the Exception of one year when Mr. Albright attended school
in southern Oregon, he and his family made their residence on
this farm which is one-half mile east of Silverton. (Marquam).
He did general farming and also specialized in the raising of
hops, fescue seed and wheat.
The town of Marquam was named for his ancestors.
Mr. Albright's wife was Nettie Pearl Jones, a member of another well-known pioneer family. They were married November 2, 1893. Mrs. Albright passed away two years ago.
They are the parents of Attorney Rex Albright of Silverton, George of Grants Pass, Mrs. William Reinhart (Rose) of Arlington, Va., and Myrtle Jane Carson, wife of Attorney John Carson of Salem.
Grandchildren are Karen Albright of Grants Pass; Ann Carson, Salem;Jane Carson-Shaw of Medford; and William J. Reinhart, Jr., inhelicopter school in a U.S. service in Texas.
Mr. Albright was affiliated with the Methodist church.
From the scrapbook of: Edna Elizabeth Smith Head
Daniel Albright (1832 - 1892)
Mary Jane Marquam Albright (1844 - 1928)
Nettie Pearl Jones Albright (1877 - 1950)*
Myrtle Jane Albright Carson (1895 - 1970)*
Rex Albright (1903 - 1966)*
George Albright (____ - 1884)*
Alvin Wallace Albright (1864 - 1947)*
Edward Baker Albright (1869 - 1953)
Asa Albright (1870 - 1871)*
Created by: Peggy Shuping
Record added: Jul 25, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 5026679