When Cynthia Bradley was born on 6 October 1779, in Salem, Salem, Washington, New York, United States, her father, Nathaniel Bradley, was 25 and her mother, Harriett Elizabeth Harnden, was 19. She married George Ash about 1799, in Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She died on 29 September 1844, in Porter, Niagara, New York, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Niagara, New York, United States.
English: habitational name from any of the many places throughout England named Bradley, from Old English brād ‘broad’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’.
Scottish: habitational name from Braidlie in Roxburghshire.
Irish (Ulster): adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Brolcháin ‘descendant of Brolacháin’, a diminutive of the personal name Brólach, compare Brawley . This was a learned family.