When John Francis Astle was born on 21 September 1869, in Montpelier, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States, his father, John Astle, was 23 and his mother, Isabella Jane Bradshaw, was 23. He married Lauretta Hepworth on 9 September 1891, in Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 9 daughters. He lived in World in 1914 and Grover, Lincoln, Wyoming, United States in 1920. He died on 7 November 1951, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Grover, Lincoln, Wyoming, United States.
English: habitational name from a place in Cheshire called Astle, from Old English ēast ‘east’ + hyll ‘hill’. There may also have been some confusion with Asthall and Astley . Or occasionally this may be a topographic name denoting residence on an ‘east hill’ (from Middle English ast + hill or hull), i.e. a hill to the east of a settlement.
English: perhaps also a habitational name from Astwell, Northamptonshire, from Old English ēast ‘east’ + wielle ‘spring’.
English: habitational name from Asthall, Oxfordshire, from Old English ēast ‘east’ + halh ‘nook’.
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On a beautiful Sunday morning, as was the custom, all the people in the Star Valley area were going to Church. The Astle family had just tied their team to the old hitching post when another team of h …
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