Sophia J Ackerman/John Albright
JOHN ALBRIGHT, b 11-10-1838 in Milton, N Cumberland Co., PA and d 9-1-1904 in Sabula, Jackson Co., IA. Served in Civil War with Rhode Island Heavy Artillery, Company D.
He moved to Mount Carroll, IL after the war and attended the seminary there, where he met his future wife, SOPHIA JANE ACKERMAN, b 6-14-1848 in Harrisburg, Dauphin Co., PA and d 5-1-1933 in Sabula, Jackson Co., IA.
They had 4 children, John, Ida B, Annie M and Effie Lula who was my G Gmother. Effie Lula married Fred Monroe Briggs and they had 2 children, Archie Briggs who died age 5 and Claude Monroe Briggs, my Gfather who d 12-30-1999 at the age of 95.
I am searching for info on JOHN'S PARENTS. I have his and Sophia's obit, but no mention of John's parents. There were quite a few Albrights in the Lehigh/N Cumberland Co. area in those days but haven't been able to piece anything solid together. Feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org