Jacob Albright
b. May 1, 1759 – d. May 17, 1808 • Evangelist • Religious group founder
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Albright, Jacob
ALBRIGHT, JACOB (1759–1808)Founder of the Evangelical Association, one of several forerunners of what is today the United Methodist ChurchBorn to German Lutheran immigrant parents in Pennsylvania, by the age of thirty Albright had fought in the last years of the American Revolution and had earned a