Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Peter A. ASH

Male 1836 - 1909  (73 years)


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  • Name Peter A. ASH 
    Born 21 Feb 1836  Tyler Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850, 1860  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1870, 1880, 1900  McClellan District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation farmer  [4
    Military Pvt, Co B, W.Va. Exempts, Civil War  [5, 6
    • Enlisted in Co B, W.Va. Exampts, on Jul 22 1863 in Wheeling. Mustered in as a Private on Aug 27 1863 in Wheeling. Company muster rolls listed as being sick in his quarters in Nov/Dec 1863 and Jan/Feb 1864. He mustered out on Apr 23 1864 in Wheeling.
    Died Mar 1909  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Cause: stomach trouble 
    • Death record states death date as Mar 2 1909, but headstone appears to read Mar 11 1909.
    Buried Underwood Cemetery, near Ashley (Rt 23), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I80914  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 26 Feb 2017 

    Father John ASH,   b. 16 May 1796, Virginia (now West Virginia) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1889, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Mother Hannah UNDERWOOD,   b. CA 1797, Virginia (now West Virginia) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F19558  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rheulanah BONNELL,   b. 31 May 1843, Robinson Fork, McClellan District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1928  (Age 84 years)  [8
    Married 20 Sep 1859  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. George Washington ASH,   b. CA 1861, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Margaret J. ASH,   b. 3 Mar 1863, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1947, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     3. Marion J. ASH,   b. 7 Jul 1865, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1913, Parkersburg, Wood Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
     4. Sylvanus Preston ASH,   b. 18 Jun 1867, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 1957, Parkersburg, Wood Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    Family ID F34600  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Underwood Cemetery, near Ashley (Rt 23), Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Photos
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    80914_ASH_PeterA_RheulanahBonnell_UnderwoodCem_Ashley_DoddridgeCoWV.jpg

  • Sources 
    1. [S5] Headstone.

    2. [S2010] 1900 Census, Doddridge County, WV (McClellan District).

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

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

    5. [S2588] U.S. Civil War Pension Index: General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934 [database on-line], (Ancestry.com and National Archives & Records Administration).

    6. [S2222] 1890 Veterans Schedules [database online], (Ancestry.com and National Archives & Records Administration).

    7. [S934] Findagrave.com.

    8. [S1604] Death record of son.