Albright Family

Of Craighead Co. Arkansas



Researchers of this family

Bill Couch
Ann Duncan Wilson
Pat Norsworthy
Beverly Cheshier
Barbara Lee Duncan


The Philadelphia and Albright Settlement in Craighead Co. (Craighead Co. History)
Augustus Garland Albright of Hoxie, made a careful research in tracing the
genealogy of the  Albright family, tracing the family back to the House of
Hapsburg in Austria. John Albright Native of North Carolina, born in 1782,
and who on January 4, 1810, married Elizabeth Sharp, Daughter of conrad Sharp,
built a number of flatboats on the bank of the Clinch River in Campbell Co.
Tennessee, for th purpose of moving to Arkansas. On February 19, 1851, the
little colony floated down stream into the Tennessee River Thence into the Ohio,
and on down the Mississippi to the mouth of the St. Francis.

1-- John ALBRIGHT-164 (1782-1860) Wilkes Co. North Carolina sp-Elizabeth SHARP-165 ( -1851) 2-- Simpson ALBRIGHT-78 (1815-1885) Tennessee sp-Huldah SNODERLY-79 (1820-1891) Tennessee 3-- Albany ALBRIGHT-298 ( - ) sp-William Wallace COOPER-559 (1847- ) South Carolina 4-- Robert "Bob" COOPER-299 (1867- ) 4-- Nancy Paralee "Nannie" COOPER-300 (1871- ) 4-- Alice V. COOPER-301 (1864- ) sp-William F. DUNCAN-580 ( - ) 5-- Jessie DUNCAN-581 ( - ) 5-- Maglynn DUNCAN-582 (1886- ) 5-- William Luther DUNCAN-583 (1886- ) sp-Maudie HURN-591 ( - ) 6-- Arnal B. DUNCAN (1917- ) Randolph Co. Arkansas sp Lenore Starnes 7-- Ann Duncan sp Wilson 5-- Sarah DUNCAN-584 (1889- ) 5-- Earl DUNCAN-585 (1893- ) 5-- Clyde DUNCAN-586 (1897- ) 5-- Claude DUNCAN-587 (1898- ) 5-- Curtis DUNCAN-588 (1901- ) 5-- Robert Eugene DUNCAN-589 (1904- ) 5-- Gladys Arah DUNCAN-590 (1905- ) 4-- Sallie COOPER-302 (1869- ) 3-- Eli Asa ALBRIGHT-161 (1840-1881) Alabama sp-Oma Catherine OSBORNE -84 (1849- ) Craighead Co.,Arkansas 4-- John Thomas ALBRIGHT-85 (1867-1893) Craighead County,Arkansas 4-- Phoebe Leora ALBRIGHT-86 ( -1868) 4-- Purly Ann ALBRIGHT-546 (1870- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 4-- Alonzo ALBRIGHT-88 ( - ) 4-- Zilman ALBRIGHT-89 (1872- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 4-- Simpson C. ALBRIGHT-338 (1873- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 4-- Commodore ALBRIGHT-90 ( - ) 4-- Agustus Garland ALBRIGHT-91 (1875- ) Craighead County,Arkansas sp-Annie DOWDY-98 ( - ) 5-- Ruth ALBRIGHT-99 ( - ) 5-- Homer ALBRIGHT-100 ( - ) 5-- Keats ALBRIGHT-101 ( - ) 5-- Augustus ALBRIGHT-102 ( - ) 4-- Ruth ALBRIGHT-447 (1877-1902) Craighead County,Arkansas sp-Beely Wade WATKINS-449 (1871-1900) Craighead County,Arkansas 5-- Loda WATKINS-362 (1899- ) sp-William Ernest BROADAWAY-361 (1900-1964) Bono,Craighead County,Ar 4-- Huldah Florence ALBRIGHT-93 (1878- ) Craighead County,Arkansas sp-W. J. MURPHY-103 ( - ) 5-- William MURPHY-104 ( - ) 5-- Robert MURPHY-105 ( - ) 5-- Wilmar MURPHY-106 ( - ) 5-- Ben Albright MURPHY-107 ( - ) 5-- Mart Augustus MURPHY-108 ( - ) 5-- John Eldridge MURPHY-109 ( - ) 4-- Zach ALBRIGHT-92 ( -1880) 3-- Elizabeth ALBRIGHT-125 (1844- ) Tennessee sp-James M. PENIX-126 (1837- ) Alabama 4-- Eli Thomas PENIX-127 (1861- ) Arkansas sp-Loucinda J. RAINS-80 (1863- ) Tennessee 4-- Wiley Edwin PENIX-128 ( - ) 4-- William T. PENIX-129 ( - ) 4-- Mary Magdalene PENIX-130 (1869- ) Craighead County,Arkansas sp-Sam HORTON-131 ( - ) 4-- James Carnealis PENIX-64 (1872-1949) sp-Elizabeth (Lide) LAMBERTH-31 (1868-1943) 5-- Violett Lovenie PENIX-65 (1897-1985) Craighead County,Arkansas sp-Homer Lawson PAYNE-68 (1892-1968) 5-- Virgil Brown PENIX-66 (1900- ) ,Lake City,Craighead Co.,Arkansas 5-- Sue Elizabeth PENIX-67 (1906- ) ,Lake City,Craighead Co.,Arkansas sp-Ella MORRIS-132 ( - ) 4-- Mides Lulla (Della) PENIX-303 (1876-1972) sp-William Walter BROADAWAY-352 (1875-1931) 5-- Alpha BROADAWAY-451 (1904-1913) Craighead Co.,Arkansas 5-- James Eagle BROADAWAY-340 (1907- ) sp-Patty Elizabeth COX-341 (1908-1989) 5-- Ralph Vestal BROADAWAY-353 (1910- ) sp-Maxine GREEN-354 (1909- ) 5-- Samuel Elbert BROADAWAY-304 ( - ) sp-Luella VENSON-305 ( - ) 5-- Audrey BROADAWAY-450 (1916-1912) Craighead County,Arkansas 5-- Infant dau BROADAWAY-452 ( - ) 4-- Scot Hindman PENIX-309 ( - ) 3-- Phoebe ALBRIGHT-113 (1848- ) Tennessee sp-George W. OSBORNE-119 (1847- ) Brookland,Craighead Co.,Arkansas ******** See descendants on the Osborne Chart ******* 3-- Nellie ALBRIGHT-162 ( -1859) 3-- Tabitha ALBRIGHT-77 ( - ) sp-Frederick G. West WEST-76 (1844-1920) ,,,North Carolina 4-- Elizabeth WEST-578 ( - ) sp-Jess LAMBERT-579 ( - ) 4-- Hulda Elizabeth WEST-32 (1867-1943) Craighead County,Arkansas sp-Samuel Jesse LAMBERTH-30 (1862-1940) Cullman Co,Alabama 5-- Lethia Almeda LAMBERTH-33 (1890-1890) Craighead County,Arkansas 5-- Mollie Grace LAMBERTH-34 (1891-1983) Craighead County,Arkansas sp-Robert Lee COOPER-37 ( - ) 5-- Edney Leona LAMBERTH-35 (1894-1896) Craighead County,Arkansas 5-- Earl Lavelle LAMBERTH-36 (1897-1977) Craighead County,Arkansas 5-- John Augustus LAMBERTH-40 (1901-1918) 5-- Emma Jeanette LAMBERTH-41 (1904- ) Craighead County,Arkansas sp-Edd MITCHELL-42 (1899- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 4-- Phebe WEST-567 (1869- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 4-- Margaret Catherine WEST-116 (1873- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 4-- Jeanette D. WEST-117 (1875- ) Craighead County,Arkansas sp-James Gordon MAURY-118 ( - ) 5-- Thompson Brooks MAURY-313 ( - ) 4-- Neuretta\Luetta WEST-568 (1878- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 4-- John H. WEST-569 (1879- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 4-- Ruth WEST-570 (1881- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 4-- Pauline WEST-565 (1883-1920) sp-John BOOTEN-566 ( - ) 4-- Monnie WEST-571 (1887- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 4-- Woodze WEST-459 (1885-1976) sp-James Arthur NIELL-458 (1883-1974) Bono,Arkansas 5-- James Arthur , Jr. NIELL-460 (1910-1987) Craighead County,Arkansas sp-Mary GREEN-463 (1911- ) Jonesboro Craighead Co. Arkansas 5-- Frederick Marvin NIELL-461 (1918-1986) Craighead County,Arkansas sp-Laura JONES-466 (1918- ) Jonesboro Craighead Co. Arkansas 5-- Maury Gilman (Jack) NIELL-462 (1922-1984) Craighead County,Arkansas sp-Bessie Imogene HOUSTON-470 (1921- ) Jonesboro Craighead Co. Arkansas 4-- Hasle WEST-564 (1888- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 4-- Bobbie WEST-115 ( - ) 4-- Virgie WEST-114 ( - ) 3-- Pearlie Ann ALBRIGHT-87 ( - ) sp-G. D. (Jeff) COLE-83 ( - ) 4-- Mattie Clemtine COLE-94 ( - ) sp-Walter HENDRIX-96 ( - ) 4-- Claudia COLE-95 ( - ) sp-Roy BUTTRY-97 ( - ) 3-- Nancy ALBRIGHT-159 (1857- ) Poinsett Co. Arkansas sp-John J. SHARP-158 (1843- ) Brookland,Craighead Co.,Arkansas 3-- Margaret ALBRIGHT-81 (1859-1885) sp-Tom ARINGTON-110 ( - ) sp-Robert RAINS-111 ( - ) 3-- Thomas Hindman ALBRIGHT-82 (1861- ) Craighead County,Arkansas sp-Sallie GREEN-112 ( - ) 3-- Scott ALBRIGHT-163 ( -1859) 3-- Lizzie ALBRIGHT-310 ( -1859) 3-- Jane ALBRIGHT-311 ( -1859) 3-- Maston ALBRIGHT-312 ( -1859) 2-- Tania "Tennessee" ALBRIGHT-207 (1816- ) Tennessee sp-Oliver WILSON-208 (1810- ) Tennessee 3-- Malinda J. WILSON ( -1896) sp George C. Norsworthy 4-- James O. Norsworthy 4-- John T. Norsworthy 4-- Robert E. Lee Norsworthy sp Elsie Ethyl Berkley 5-- Norman Lee Norsworthy sp Liberty Loan Martin 5-- Pat Norsworthy 4-- W. E. Norsworthy 4-- Grover Cleveland Norsworthy 4-- Louis L. Norsworthy 4-- Pearl 3-- Simpson WILSON-209 (1838- ) Tennessee sp-Caldonia P. J.-554 (1845- ) Arkansas 4-- Lilly F. WILSON-555 (1868- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 4-- Lula V. WILSON-556 (1870- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 3-- James N. WILSON-558 (1851- ) Arkansas 3-- Mary A. WILSON-557 (1849- ) Arkansas 3-- Nora WILSON-213 (1854- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 3-- Savannah WILSON-214 (1860- ) Craighead County,Arkansas sp George C. Norsworthy 4-- George Dewey Norsworthy 4-- Nora L. Norsworthy 3-- Louis WILSON-215 (1858- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 3-- Louisa WILSON-210 ( - ) 3-- Anna WILSON-212 ( - ) 3-- Alf WILSON-211 ( - ) 2-- William ALBRIGHT-166 (1818- ) Tennessee sp-Nancy STOUTT-216 ( - ) 3-- Sarah ALBRIGHT-217 ( - ) 3-- Mary ALBRIGHT-218 ( - ) 3-- John ALBRIGHT-219 ( - ) 3-- Parlena ALBRIGHT-220 ( - ) 2-- Louisa ALBRIGHT-167 (1820- ) Tennessee sp-John M. CURNUTT-221 (1823- ) Tennessee 3-- Elizabeth E. CURNUTT-222 (1847- ) Tennessee 3-- William Maston CURNUTT-223 (1849- ) Tennessee 3-- Parlenia CURNUTT-224 (1851- ) Tennessee 3-- Carolina CURNUTT-575 (1853- ) Arkansas 3-- Riley C. CURNUTT-227 (1855- ) Craighead County,Arkansas sp-Parlenia ALBRIGHT-170 ( - ) 4-- Lucinda CURNUTT-258 ( - ) 4-- Joseph CURNUTT-259 ( - ) 4-- Francis CURNUTT-260 ( - ) 3-- Louisiana "Louisa" CURNUTT-225 (1857- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 3-- Julia A. CURNUTT-226 (1859- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 3-- Beauregard CURNUTT-228 ( - ) 3-- John CURNUTT-229 ( - ) 2-- Mary "Pollie" ALBRIGHT-168 (1923- ) Arkansas sp-Nathan MOSER-230 (1826- ) Tennessee 3-- Nick S. MOSER-231 (1850- ) Tennessee sp-Frances E. C. COCHRAN-238 (1854- ) Mississippi 4-- Mary Louisa MOSER-239 (1873- ) Craighead Co. Arkansas sp-J. A. HAMMOND-247 ( - ) 4-- Joseph Hamilton MOSER-240 (1875- ) Craighead Co. Arkansas sp-Alta B. MONTGOMERY-248 ( - ) 4-- Ella A. MOSER-241 (1877- ) Craighead Co. Arkansas sp-Edwin ELROD-249 ( - ) 4-- Clarence Cornelius MOSER-242 (1880- ) Craighead Co. Arkansas 4-- Effie Carolyn MOSER-243 ( - ) sp-L. C. GOODMAN-250 ( - ) 4-- Rufus Elmer MOSER-244 ( - ) 4-- Sarah Lela MOSER-245 ( - ) sp-Orville LAUDERDALE-251 ( - ) 4-- Nathan Vivian MOSER-246 ( - ) 3-- Henry MOSER-232 ( - ) 3-- Pleasant MOSER-233 ( - ) 3-- Maston MOSER-234 ( - ) 3-- Abe MOSER-599 (1853- ) Arkansas 3-- Albany MOSER-235 (1858- ) Arkansas 3-- Louisa MOSER-236 ( - ) 3-- Simpson MOSER-237 ( - ) 2-- Lucy ALBRIGHT-169 (1825- ) sp-Jack BUSBY-252 ( - ) 3-- Charlie BUSBY-253 ( - ) 3-- Gorda BUSBY-254 ( - ) sp Henderson Lafayette Pinchback 4-- Pearl Mae Pinchback sp John Mace Duncan 5-- Jessie Mae Duncan (1912- ) sp Roy Denver Fisher (1922-1977 5-- John Duncan Jr. sp _____ Barber 6-- Barbara Lee Duncan 3-- Ed BUSBY-255 ( - ) 3-- Bob BUSBY-256 ( - ) 3-- Julia BUSBY-257 ( - ) 2-- Parlenia ALBRIGHT-170 (1827- )Tennessee sp-Riley C. CURNUTT-227 (1855- ) Craighead County,Arkansas *** SEE PAGE 4 FOR CHILDREN *** 2-- Orphia ALBRIGHT-171 (1829- )Tennessee sp-Madison STOUT-261 ( - ) 3-- John STOUT-262 ( - ) 3-- Matilda STOUT-263 ( - ) 3-- Nancy STOUT-264 ( - ) 3-- Mitt STOUT-265 ( - ) 3-- Jennie STOUT-266 ( - ) 2-- Mastin N. (Martin) ALBRIGHT-172 (1832- ) Tennessee sp-Hallena BUSBY-267 ( - ) 3-- Julia ALBRIGHT-268 ( - ) 3-- Sarah ALBRIGHT-269 ( - ) sp-Ruth Vesta May ROE-270 (1843- ) Alabama 3-- Lucy ALBRIGHT-553 (1855- ) Poinsett Co. Arkansas 3-- Nancy ALBRIGHT-271 (1860- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 3-- James S. ALBRIGHT-272 (1861- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 3-- John P. ALBRIGHT-577 (1868- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 3-- Jack ALBRIGHT-273 ( - ) 3-- Bob ALBRIGHT-274 ( - ) sp-Belle BROCK-276 ( - ) 3-- Christiana ALBRIGHT-275 ( - ) sp-Bill RIGGS-277 ( - ) 2-- Albany ALBRIGHT-173 (1835- )Tennessee sp-Abraham THOMAS-278 (1818- ) Virginia 3-- Elleburgh THOMAS-279 ( - ) 3-- Laura THOMAS-280 ( - ) sp-Henderson PINCHBACKS-572 ( - ) 3-- Woods Caldonia "Woodsie" THOMAS-281 (1869-1961) Arkansas sp-Walter Noel JACKSON-573 (1866=1934) Franklin Co. Georgia 3-- Sib THOMAS-282 ( - ) 3-- Dora THOMAS-283 ( - ) 3-- Sterling THOMAS-284 ( - ) sp-Myrtle NUNN-574 ( - ) 2-- Julia Ann ALBRIGHT-174 ( - ) sp-Isaac THOMAS-285 ( - ) 3-- Harvey THOMAS-286 ( - ) 3-- Eli THOMAS-287 ( - ) 3-- Martha THOMAS-288 (1862- ) Arkansas sp-Rufus L. S. COLLINS-289 (1860- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 4-- Onie B. COLLINS-290 (1881- ) Craighead Co Arkansas 4-- John A. COLLINS-291 (1883- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 4-- Eli Whitney COLLINS-292 (1886- ) Craighead County,Arkansas sp-Blanche EPLEY-453 ( - ) 4-- Mattie A. COLLINS-293 (1891- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 4-- Amber COLLINS-294 (1888- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 4-- Bertha COLLINS-548 (1893- ) Craighead County,Arkansas sp-Abraham RAINS-547 (1881- ) ,,Ky 5-- David RAINS-549 (1912- ) sp--550 ( - ) 4-- Olbia COLLINS-560 (1899- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 4-- Felix COLLINS-561 (1899- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 4-- Julia COLLINS-295 ( - ) 4-- Glenda COLLINS-296 ( - ) 4-- Gladys COLLINS-297 ( - ) 2-- Maben ALBRIGHT-175 ( - ) sp-Betsie HEATH-176 ( - ) 3-- John ALBRIGHT-177 ( - ) 3-- William ALBRIGHT-178 ( - ) 3-- Nicholas ALBRIGHT-179 (1838- ) Tennessee sp-Arminta C. "Minta" WHISENHUNT-185 (1849- ) Georgia 4-- Lidia ALBRIGHT-562 (1873- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 4-- Oliver ALBRIGHT-186 ( - ) 4-- Alvin Riley ALBRIGHT-187 (1876- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 4-- Ida M. ALBRIGHT-134 (1876-1960) Smithville,Lawrence Co. Arkansas sp-Andrew M. (Andy) SULLINS-133 (1872-1943) Smithville,Lawrence Co. Arkansas 5-- Walter Lee SULLINS-4 (1895- ) Smithville,Lawrence Co. Arkansas sp-Minnie "Ethel" PACE-3 (1895-1921) Strawberry,AR 5-- Clarence R. SULLINS-135 (1897- ) Smithville,Lawrence Co. Arkansas sp-Ma(r)y HOWELL-136 (1897- ) 5-- William G. (Willie) (Bill) SULLINS-139 (1899-1922) Smithville,Lawrence Co. Arkansas sp-Lilly SPRINGER-140 (1902- ) 5-- Leomy Belle SULLINS-143 (1902-1904) 5-- Dovie SULLINS-144 (1907- ) sp-George MOORE-145 (1904- ) sp-Clarence WARD-153 ( - ) sp-Carson GIPSON-156 ( - ) 5-- Minnie SULLINS-157 (1907-1921) 4-- Mollie ALBRIGHT-188 ( - ) sp-George SALMONS-191 ( - ) 4-- Francis ALBRIGHT-189 ( - ) sp-J. BAKER-192 ( - ) 4-- Newton ALBRIGHT-190 ( - ) sp-Lucy CAMPBELL-193 ( - ) 4-- Newt Loranzia ALBRIGHT-456 ( - ) sp-Lucindy (Lucy) Frances CAMPBELL-457 ( - ) 5-- Pearl Louise ALBRIGHT-455 ( - ) sp-George Clinton ISHMAEL-454 (1913-1976) 3-- Oliver Newton ALBRIGHT-180 (1850- ) Arkansas sp-Frances E. MONTGOMERY-194 (1853- ) Tennessee 4-- Grace Truman ALBRIGHT-195 (1877-1903) Craighead County,Arkansas sp-Thomas Pitsor "Pitts" CHESHIER-203 ( - ) 5-- Floyd Patterson Cheshier (1900- ) Craighead Co. Arkansas sp Ina B. Meadows 6-- Ernest Pittser Cheshier (1921-2000) sp _______ ______ 7-- Beverly Cheshier sp Kin Bruce Claunch (1942- ) 4-- Maston P. ALBRIGHT-196 (1878- ) Craighead County,Arkansas sp-Pearl SHARP-206 ( - ) 4-- James ALBRIGHT-563 (1880- ) Craighead County,Arkansas 4-- John ALBRIGHT-197 ( - ) sp-Virginia MINTON-205 ( - ) 4-- Oscar ALBRIGHT-198 ( - ) 4-- Hugh ALBRIGHT-199 ( - ) 4-- Mary Malinda ALBRIGHT-200 ( - ) sp-Henry GARNER-204 ( - ) 4-- Carl ALBRIGHT-201 ( - ) 4-- Myrtle ALBRIGHT-202 ( - ) sp-Pitts CHESHIER-203 ( - ) 3-- Malinda ALBRIGHT-181 ( - ) 3-- Martha ALBRIGHT-182 ( - ) 3-- George ALBRIGHT-183 ( - ) 3-- Howard ALBRIGHT-184 ( - )

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