- Born: May 1847, North Carolina
- Marriage: Elizabeth circa 1876 in Cleveland Co., NC
The 1870 Federal Census for North Carolina, Cleveland Co., Township 8, page 24 taken August 31, 1870 records Albert Whisnant (21) living with his parents David (70) and Mary (68) Whisnant.
The 1880 Federal Census for North Carolina, Cleveland Co., Duncans Creek, District 72, page 587B/588A taken June 9, 1880 records Albert (33) and Elizabeth (21) Whisnant with son David (3). Also in the household is Albert's mother, Mary Whisnant (79). Elizabeth is possibly Elizabeth Powell living nearby.
Albert married Elizabeth circa 1876 in Cleveland Co., NC. (Elizabeth was born in Dec 1859 in North Carolina.)