Maria Elisabeth Ashmore

December 1858–1937 (Age 78)
Carrington, Nottinghamshire, England

The Life of Maria Elisabeth

When Maria Elisabeth Ashmore was born in December 1858, in Carrington, Nottinghamshire, England, her father, Samuel Ashmore, was 25 and her mother, Sarah Ellen Hucknall, was 26. She married Nephi Alvey on 22 August 1876, in Woodborough, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She lived in Woodborough, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom in 1891 and Woodborough, Woodborough, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911. She died in 1937, in Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Nephi Alvey
Maria Elisabeth Ashmore
Marriage: 22 August 1876
William Charles Alvey
James Alvey
Joseph Alvey
Arthur Alvey

Spouse and Children

22 August 1876
Woodborough, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom


Parents and Siblings



World Events (6)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 22

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Age 26

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 46

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of several minor places, generally named from Old English æsc ‘ash’ + mōr ‘moor’, ‘marsh’, ‘fen’. In the case of Ashmore in Dorset, however, the early forms show that the second element is Old English mere ‘lake’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Maria Ashmore in household of Sarah Ashmore, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Maria E Ball in household of John Ball, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Maria Alvey in household of Francis Jamson, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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