Morgan H. Ash Jr.

24 November 1860–11 December 1938 (Age 78)
Parkersburg, Wood, Virginia, United States

The Life of Morgan H.

When Morgan H. Ash Jr. was born on 24 November 1860, in Parkersburg, Wood, Virginia, United States, his father, Morgan Hilary Ash Sr., was 26 and his mother, Charlotte Gentry, was 21. He married Saphronia "Fronie" Richardson on 23 November 1879, in Houston, Wayne, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Bluff Springs, Escambia, Florida, United States in 1900 and United States in 1910. He died on 11 December 1938, in Century, Escambia, Florida, United States, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Morgan H. Ash Jr.
1860–1938
Saphronia "Fronie" Richardson
1861–1908
Marriage: 23 November 1879
Emma Ash
1880–1883
Walter Hilery Ash Sr.
1881–1960
Mamie G. Ash
1884–1914
Lura or Lula Ash
1887–
Bettie Ash
1889–
Willie E. Ash
1894–1949
Florence Della Ash
1896–1948

Spouse and Children

    Male1860–1938Male

    Saphronia "Fronie" Richardson

    Female1861–1908Female

MARRIAGE
23 November 1879
Houston, Wayne, Tennessee, United States
children

(7)

    Emma Ash

    Female1880–1883Female

    Male1881–1960Male

    Mamie G. Ash

    Female1884–1914Female

    Lura or Lula Ash

    Female1887–Female

    Bettie Ash

    Female1889–Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Morgan Hilary Ash Sr.

    Male1834–1910Male

    Charlotte Gentry

    Female1839–Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1861

Age 1

Florida has had 6 Constitutions since it became a state. The first Constitution was drafted in Saint Joseph, now known as Port St. Joe. Presently Florida is governed by the Constitution of 1968.
1863

Age 3

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 21

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Middle English asche ‘ash tree’ (Old English æsc), hence a topographic name for someone living by an ash tree or a habitational name from any of the many places in southern and central England named with this word (Derbyshire, Dorset, Hampshire, Herefordshire, Kent, Surrey, Shropshire, Somerset, and elsewhere).2 In New England, Ash is commonly found for French Dufresne , with the same meaning.3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): from an acronym for Yiddish AltSHul ( see Altschul ) or AyznSHtot ( see Eisenstadt ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Morgan H Ash, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Morgan H Ash Jr., "United States Census, 1900"
  • Morgan H Ash in entry for Unknown, "Alabama, County Birth Registers, 1881-1930"

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