Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Family: Peter ASH / Mary BACKUS (F40390)

m. 18 Apr 1855


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  • Father | Male
    Peter ASH

    Born  14 Apr 1834  Harrison Co, VA (now Taylor Co, WV) Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  23 May 1920  Morgansville, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Underwood Cemetery, near Ashley (Rt 23), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  18 Apr 1855  [1]  Harrison Co, (W)VA  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Julia Ann PINNELL | F40885 
    Married  19 Dec 1886  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Thomas ASH | F15829 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Rebecca SPENCER | F15829 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Mary BACKUS

    Born  CA 1825  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  5 Apr 1885  Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Underwood Cemetery, near Ashley (Rt 23), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Thomas BACKUS | F31572 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Sarah ASH | F31572 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    Frances Fietta ASH

    Born  30 Aug 1859  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1 Nov 1913  Wheeling, Ohio Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Peninsula Cemetery, Wheeling, Ohio Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Marion D. WEEKLEY | F47335 
    Married  30 Oct 1883  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Female
    Sarah Rebecca ASH

    Born  1 Nov 1862  Tyler Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  5 Jul 1947  Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Roberts Chapel Cemetery, Riggins Run, Co Rd 5, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Elijah MORGAN | F47146 
    Married  1 Jun 1902  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Sources 
    1. [S1654] Harrison County Marriage Records, Clarksburg, WV, MR p. 4 : www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=252073&Type=Marriage.
      Identified as Peter Ash, 21, b. Tailer (sic) Co, res. Harrison Co, son of T. & R. Ash; and Mary Backus, 29, b. & res. in Harrison Co, dau of T. & S. Backus. Married Apr 18 1855 in Harrison County.