John Irving Ashbrook Sr

1843–1928 (Age 84)
Covington, Kenton, Kentucky, United States

The Life of John Irving

When John Irving Ashbrook Sr was born in July 1843, in Covington, Kenton, Kentucky, United States, his father, Levi Louis ASHBROOK Sr, was 49 and his mother, Mary Polly Dooley, was 40. He married Emma Cross on 11 May 1865, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 3 January 1928, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Irving Ashbrook Sr
1843–1928
Emma Cross
1845–1925
Marriage: 11 May 1865
Eugenia Bowles ASHBROOK
1866–1931
James Edward ASHBROOK
1872–1929
Elizabeth F ASHBROOK
1874–1875
Antonette Cross ASHBROOK
1877–1877
Peter ASHBROOK
1879–1879
Paul ASHBROOK
1879–1879
Harvey Depan ASHBROOK
1880–1964
John J. Ashbrook
1881–1881
John Irving ASHBROOK Jr
1884–1947
Bryan Cross ASHBROOK
1885–1963

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
11 May 1865
St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States
children

(10)

  • Eugenia Bowles ASHBROOK

    Female1866–1931Female

  • James Edward ASHBROOK

    Male1872–1929Male

  • Elizabeth F ASHBROOK

    Female1874–1875Female

  • Antonette Cross ASHBROOK

    Female1877–1877Female

  • Peter ASHBROOK

    Male1879–1879Male

+5 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 3

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 7

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 23

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from a place in Gloucestershire, recorded in Domesday Book as Estbroce, from Old English ēast + brōc ‘nook’.2 In some instances, the surname may be a literal translation of German Eschbach .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • John Ashbrook in household of Levi Ashbrook, "United States Census, 1850"
  • John Ashbrook in household of Levi Ashbrook, "United States Census, 1850"
  • John I Ashbrook, "United States Census, 1880"

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