When Hannah Asbury was born on 26 December 1810, in Tazewell, Tazewell, Virginia, United States, her father, William Asbury, was 38 and her mother, Mary "Polly" Smith, was 31. She married Abel Ferrio Molloy on 26 February 1835, in Tazewell, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Linn, Osage, Missouri, United States in 1860. She died on 9 May 1876, in Linn, Missouri, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Mount Olive Cemetery, Marceline Township, Linn, Missouri, United States.
variant of Astbury , a habitational name from Astbury in Cheshire, named from Old English ēast ‘east’ + byrig, dative of burh ‘manor, fortified place’. As a surname it also appears with final -berry (compare Asberry ).
habitational name from either of two places, Ashborough in Bromsgrove (Worcestershire) or Ashbury in Devon, derived from Old English æsc ‘ash tree’ + beorg ‘hill’ (the former name) and byrig, dative of burh ‘manor, fortified place’ (the latter name). It may also derive from Ashbury in Berkshire, but there is insufficient evidence to be sure that the surname derives from the Berkshire place.