Some of the children listed were either born much earlier or Melvina was a much younger wife as Albert would have been nearly 60 when his last child was born.
Residences & events;
Where was this family in 1860 and 1870?
6/8/1880 Brooksville, Bracken Co, KY. He was recorded in the census at age 45, Mary A was 42. Their large family consisted of Sofa, 14, Jeff, 14, Louis, 12, John, 10, Mat, 8, Daniel, 6, Joseph, 5, Lu, 1, and Stella Hamilton, 5, granddaughter. Albert was a farmer. Next door were his parents.
1893 He petitioned for division of his deceased father's land.
Relatives said that he went through the family fortune but it was probably only his share that he squandered as other siblings received their inheritance.
He lived on the family farm for many years, which was located in the area of Oakland, Bracken Co, KY.
6/15/1900 Pinbrook Twp, Robertson Co, KY. The census that year listed him as Abbert B, a 64 year old widower, without occupation, and living with brother-in-law Daniel McDowell.
4/26/1910 Dist 5, Bracken Co, KY. By that census he was a 73 year old widower and living with son Louis on the home farm.
Cemetery records say he was born in January but the date posted is from the family Bible.