no image

Albert H. Azbill (1871 - 1919)

Privacy Level: Open (White)
Albert H. "Bert" Azbill
Born in Illinoismap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Husband of — married 22 Apr 1891 in Jackson County, Kentuckymap
[children unknown]
Died in Lexington, Kentuckymap
Profile last modified 4 Aug 2017 | Created 22 Oct 2014
This page has been accessed 376 times.

Biography

Albert was the son of Overton and Elizabeth (Becknell) Azbill, and the brother of Nancy Ellen, Mary, Joseph, William, Charles, Juann, Chilela, and Laura. He was born in Kentucky in July of 1871. His father was a medical doctor in Laurel County, Kentucky. Albert married Permelia Melinda Settle on April 22, 1891. Their children were Minnie, Lucy, Maud, Charley, and Nora. In 1900, Albert and Melinda were living in Jackson County, Kentucky, where Albert was a dentist. Malinda died in 1901.

By 1910, he had moved his dental practice to Berea, Kentucky. Living with him there was his second wife, Fannie, his children Lucy, Nora, and Nancy, his granddaughter, Lucile Moore, (Lucy's daughter), and his sister-in-law, Juan Lusk. Albert and Fannie had one child, Preston Cornelius Azbill, born in 1911. In 1917, Albert became ill, possibly with smallpox. He spent almost 2 years in Eastern State Hospital before dying there in 1919.

Note: The 1880 US Census reports his birthplace as Illinois, but all other census records give his birthplace as Kentucky. However, his death record states that his birthplace was Illinois.

Note: "My grand mother was Fanny (or ie.) Preston, she was the second wife of Albert in Berea, KY and gave birth to my father Preston Cornelius Azbill May 5, 1911. Preston was the only child of that union. Preston married Mary Mable Newman and they had four children: Peggy Louise 1935, Joe Chapin 1937, Teddy Frank 1940 and Freddy Grant 1943." Teddy Frank Azbill.

Sources



More Genealogy Tools



Sponsored Search




Is Albert your ancestor? Please don't go away!
 star icon Login to collaborate, or
 star icon contact private message the profile manager, or
 star icon ask our community of genealogists a question.
Sponsored Search by Ancestry.com

DNA
No known carriers of Albert's ancestors' DNA have taken a DNA test.

Have you taken a DNA test? If so, login to add it. If not, see our friends at Ancestry DNA.

Albert is 13 degrees from Carroll Shelby, 28 degrees from Joan Whitaker and 16 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

A  >  Azbill  >  Albert H. Azbill

Categories: Eastern State Hospital Cemetery, Lexington, Kentucky