BORN: April 3, 1861
DIED: Jan. 5, 1932
BURIAL: Glendale Cemetery, Akron, Ohio, Section 24, Albrecht Family Plot
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Fred W. Albrecht
Husband of Mary E. Albrecht. Known as the Grocery Store King in Akron, Ohio. He opened his first store at the corner of Buchtel Ave. and Center St. in Akron in 1881. His business grew to the point of him owning 111 stores in the Acme Grocery Store chain by 1928. From this grew the Acme-Click stores throughout the area.

FROM THE 1925 AKRON DIRECTORY:Fred W. Albrecht, (Mary E.), Pres. & General Manager - The Fred W. Albrecht Grocery Co., home - 835 W. Market St. Phone Main 4433. Pres. - Fred W. Albrecht Building Co. 736 E. Tallmadge Ave.

The Fred W. Albrecht Grocery Co., wholesale grocery & owners of the Acme Cash Basket Stores, office & warehouse - 736-766 E. Tallmadge Ave. Phone Main 4600.

1st Acme Grocery Store in Akron, Ohio

Albrecht family plot