Doddridge County Roots

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Adam J. ASH

Male 1822 - 1878  (55 years)


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  • Name Adam J. ASH 
    Born 29 Aug 1822  Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1870  Southwest District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 8 Jan 1878  [1
    Buried Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (old SDB section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Person ID I89714  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 6 Jun 2015 

    Father Conrad ASH 
    Mother Elizabeth MARSH 
    Family ID F38525  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hannah BRADFORD,   b. 21 Dec 1837, Greene Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1910, Deep Valley (Central Station), Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 18 Mar 1864  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1850 Census, Doddridge County, Virginia (now West Virginia):
      William Harding, 66, b. England, farmer; Adam J. Ash, 27, b. Va, farmer.

      1870 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (Southwest Twp), enumerated on Aug 19 1870:
      Adam J. Ash, 47, b. Va, farmer; Hannah, 31, b. Pa; Margaret, 8, b. Va; Caroline, 6, b. W.Va; Mary J, 3, b. W.Va; Hannah E, 1, b. W.Va.

      1880 Census, Tyler Co, WV (Centreville District), enumerated on Jun 22 1880:
      Hanna Ash, 40, widowed; dau Margaret, 18; dau Caroline, 17; dau Mary J, 13; dau Hannah E, 11; son Able, 9; son William M, 5; dau Zilphie, 2.

      Hannah remarried George F. Cumberledge in September 1891.

      1900 Census, Tyler Co, WV (Centerville District), enumerated on Jun 13 1900:
      George F. Cumberlidge, 70, b. Aug 1829 in Pa. (both parents b. Pa.), farmer, married 40 yrs (corrected from 48 yrs); wife Hannah Cumberlidge, 63, b. Dec 1835 in Pa. (both parents b. Pa.), mother of 7 children (all still living); son (sic) William Ash, 25, b. Feb 1875 in WVa (both parents b. Pa.), farm laborer, married 3 yrs; dau-in-law Mary Ash, 20, b. Jan 1880 in WVa (both parents b. WVa), married 3 yrs, mother of 1 child (still living); dau (sic) Esta M, 9 months, b. Aug 1899 in WVa (both parents b. WVa).

      In 1910, Hannah Cumberledge, 74, b. Pa, widowed, was enumerated in the household of her son William Morris Ash and his family.
    Children 
     1. Margaret ASH,   b. CA 1862
    +2. Caroline "Carrie" ASH,   b. 21 Jan 1865, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1923, West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     3. Mary Jane ASH,   b. 12 Dec 1866, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 1933, Sistersville, Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    +4. Hannah Elizabeth ASH,   b. CA 1869, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1945, Phoenix, Maricopa Co, AZ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years)
    +5. Abel ASH,   b. 24 Jan 1871, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1956  (Age 85 years)
    +6. William Morris ASH,   b. 23 Feb 1875, Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1951, West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     7. Zilphia ASH,   b. 8 Oct 1877, Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1968, Akron, Summit Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    Family ID F38524  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (old SDB section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
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  • Sources 
    1. [S5] Headstone.

    2. [S967] 1870 Census, Doddridge County, WV (South West Twp).

    3. [S1793] West Union WV Cemeteries (Doddridge County), (Wes Cochran, 2515 10th Ave, Parkersburg, WV 26101 (July 1990)).

    4. [S934] Findagrave.com.