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Thomas ASH

Male 1827 - 1897  (70 years)


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  • Name Thomas ASH 
    Born 18 Apr 1827  Tyler Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Census 1860  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1870, 1880  McClellan District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 26 Nov 1897  Ashley, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Buried Underwood Cemetery, Rt 23, Ashley, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Notes 
    • 1850 Census, Doddridge Co, Virginia (now West Virginia):
      Thomas Ash, 23, b. Va, farmer; Mahala, 23; Amanda, 3; Jane, 1.

      1860 Census, Doddridge Co, Virginia (now West Virginia):
      Thomas Ash, 32, b. Pa, farmer; Rachel, 28, b. Va; Jane, 10; Minerva, 9; Valentine, 5; Martha, 3.

      1870 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (McClellan Twp):
      Thomas Ash, 43, b. Va, farmer; Rachel, 40, b. Va; Valentine, 14; Martha, 13; Vincent, 10; Emily, 7; Zilpha, 4.

      1880 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (McClellan District), enumerated on Jun 10 1880:
      Thomas Ash, 53, b. Va, farmer, widowed; dau Martha, 23; dau Emily, 18; dau Zilpha, 13.
    Person ID I56163  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 22 Dec 2015 

    Father Jacob ASH,   b. 18 Oct 1792,   d. 15 Oct 1840  (Age 47 years) 
    Mother Mary UNDERWOOD,   b. 17 Oct 1797, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1878  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 1817  Tyler Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F17567  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mahala PYLE,   b. CA 1827, Tyler Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1853, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 26 years)  [7, 8
    Children 
     1. Amanda ASH,   b. CA 1847
    +2. Jane ASH,   b. CA 1850, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Minerva ASH,   b. 16 May 1851, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1931, Robey, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     4. (Daughter) ASH,   d. 1 Jul 1853, McElroy Creek, McClellan District, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F32481  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Rachel YEATER,   b. 2 Dec 1830,   d. 4 Dec 1879, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)  [8
    Married 3 Sep 1854  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Children 
    +1. Valentine ASH,   b. 1855,   d. 1931  (Age 76 years)
    +2. Martha ASH,   b. 1856, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1928  (Age 72 years)
    +3. Vincent ASH,   b. 21 Jul 1860, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1928, Butler Co, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     4. Emily ASH,   b. CA 1863
    +5. Zilpha ASH,   b. 16 Nov 1864, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1896  (Age 31 years)
    Family ID F23260  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Luverna KILE,   b. 7 Nov 1856, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1929, Ashley, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 18 Dec 1880  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Children 
    +1. Sarah ASH,   b. CA 1878, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1944, Trumbull Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years)
     2. Nathalia ASH,   b. Oct 1879, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Martin T. ASH,   b. 29 Aug 1881, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1923  (Age 42 years)
    +4. Clara Bell ASH,   b. 18 Nov 1883, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1964, Center Point, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     5. Mary ASH,   b. Dec 1887
     6. Ezra ASH,   b. 9 May 1890,   d. 20 Feb 1963, New Martinsville, Wetzel Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    +7. Tillman E. ASH,   b. 29 Jun 1892, Ashley, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1958, Akron, Summit Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    +8. Asbury F. ASH,   b. 2 Jun 1896, Ashley, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1973, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +9. Elsie J. ASH,   b. 9 Feb 1898, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1968, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    Family ID F32480  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Nov 1897 - Ashley, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Underwood Cemetery, Rt 23, Ashley, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S5] Headstone.

    2. [S1864] Death Record - Birth date calculated from age at death.

    3. [S1554] Doddridge County Marriage Records, West Union, WV.

    4. [S941] 1850 Census, Doddridge County, (W)VA.

    5. [S1563] Doddridge County Death Records, West Union, WV.

    6. [S934] Findagrave.com.

    7. [S1583] Marriage record of daughter.

    8. [S1567] Marriage record of son.

    9. [S1554] Doddridge County Marriage Records, West Union, WV, MR p. 112 : http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=11790610&Type=Marriage.
      Identified as Thomas Ash, widowed, 24 (age 27 had been given on marriage license), b. Tyler Co, son of Jacob & Mary Ash; and Rachel Yater, 24 (age 26 given on marriage license), b. Harrison Co, dau of B. (?) & S. Yater. Married Sep 3 1854 (year either 1854 or 1855 in marriage record, but is clearly 1854 in marriage license, issued on Aug 29 1854, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=11789519&Type=Marriage ) in Doddridge County.

    10. [S1554] Doddridge County Marriage Records, West Union, WV, MR p. 246 : http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=11791885&Type=Marriage.
      Identified as Thomas Ash, widowed, 53, carpenter, b. Tyler Co, res. Doddridge Co, son of Jacob & Mary Ash; and Leverna Kile, single, 24, b. & res. in Doddridge Co, dau of George W. & Sarah Kile. Married Dec 18 1880 in Doddridge County.