Ethelbert Ebenezer Ash

1872–1949 (Age 77)
Kensington, Victoria, Australia

The Life of Ethelbert Ebenezer

When Ethelbert Ebenezer Ash was born in 1872, in Kensington, Victoria, Australia, his father, Ebenezer Ash, was 27 and his mother, Mary Ann Minns, was 24. He married Ellen Maria White in 1898. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He died in 1949, at the age of 77, and was buried in Springvale Botanical Cemetery, Springvale, Victoria, Australia.

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Family Time Line

Ethelbert Ebenezer Ash
1872–1949
Ellen Maria White
1871–1942
Marriage: 1898
Roy Edward Ash
1908–1984
William Rupert Ash

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1898
,, Victoria, Australia
children

(2)

  • Male1908–1984Male

  • William Rupert Ash

    MaleMale

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1877

Age 5

Australia and England play the first-ever cricket Test match in Melbourne.
1892

Age 20

Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.
1901

Age 29

First Federal election.

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 ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Ethelbert E Ash, "Australia, Victoria, Index to Probate Registers, 1841-1989"
  • Ethelbert Ebenezer Ash, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Victoria, Australia, Birth Index, 1837-1917

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