Matthew A. Albritton

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Matthew A. Albritton

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Effingham County, Georgia
Death: Died in Brooks County, Georgia
Place of Burial: Brooks County, GA, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of John Milton Albritton and Averilla Abegail Albritton
Husband of Nancy Ann Albritton
Father of Abigail Albritton; Jesse Jefferson Albritton; James Bullock Albritton; George Washington Albritton; William Thomas Albritton and 3 others
Brother of Thomas Henry Albritton, Sr.; Ann Albritton; Sarah Albritton; Henry Joseph Albritton; Susannah Albritton and 2 others

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About Matthew A. Albritton

The following information on Matthew A. Albritton is provided from the "Descendants of Haute Wyatt" website, please see this URL: http://www.lamartin.com/genealogy/wyatt.htm

Notes for MATTHEW ALBRITTON:

Matthew Albritton was one of the first Baptist ministers to come to the Wiregrass area of south Georgia. He was born about 1785 in Effingham County, the son of John Albritton, a Revolutionary soldier, and Averilla Atherton Albritton. His elder brother was Thomas Albritton born 1776. He grew up in Bulloch County and met and married Ann Bulloch, the daughter of James and Dinah Bulloch. She was born in Bulloch County in 1792 and they were married about 1805. Rev. Albritton and his wife lived in Bulloch, Bryan, Laurens, Irwin counties. He became a Justice of the Inferior Court of Lowndes County and served in 1826-27. He served many Baptist churches in the area and was a member of Union Church in Lowndes County at his death in 1850. He is buried at Bethany Church in present day Brooks County. Ann Albritton was a member of Bethany Church. She lived with her daughter Sophronia, in Madison County, Florida, but later moved back to Brooks County and lived with her daughter and son in law, Martha Ellen and John W Allen until she died. Ann Albritton died in 1871 and is buried on the old John W Allen place one mile east of Dixie.

Children of ANN BULLOCH and MATTHEW ALBRITTON are:

i. ABIGAIL9 ALBRITTON62,63, b. 1807; m. CORNELIUS ENGLISH64,65.

ii. JESSE J ALBRITTON66,67, b. 1810; m. CATHERINE HOLLOWAY68,69.

Notes for CATHERINE HOLLOWAY:

Catherine Holloway, daughter of William Holloway.

iii. JAMES BULLOCK ALBRITTON70,71, b. 1813; m. MARIAH LASTINGER72,73.

iv. GEORGE W ALBRITTON74,75, b. 1815; m. JANE ALLEN76,77.

Notes for JANE ALLEN:

Jane Allen, daughter of Isaac Allen.

16. v. WILLIAM THOMAS ALBRITTON, b. April 9, 1823, Bulloch County, Georgia; d. September 1, 1904, Valdosta, Georgia.

vi. MATTHEW HENRY ALBRITTON78,79, b. 1826; m. MARY AMANDA TURNER80,81.

vii. MARTHA ELLEN ALBRITTON82,83, b. 1832; m. (1) UNKNOWN WOODS84; m. (2) JOHN W ALLEN85,86.

viii. SOPHRONIA ALBRITTON87,88, b. 1834; m. WILLET F N KIRKLAND89,90.

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Matthew A. Albritton's Timeline

1785
1785
Effingham County, Georgia
1805
May 20, 1805
Age 20
Bryan, Georgia, United States
1810
August 10, 1810
Age 25
Laurens, Georgia, United States
1813
1813
Age 28
Laurens, Georgia, United States
1819
1819
Age 34
Laurens, Georgia, United States
1823
April 9, 1823
Age 38
Georgia, United States
1826
1826
Age 41
Lowndes, Georgia, United States
1832
November 21, 1832
Age 47
Lowndes, Georgia, United States
1834
1834
Age 49
Lowndes, Georgia, United States