Charles Robert Ashcroft

1867–1923 (Age 55)
Hyde Park, Cache, Utah, United States

The Life of Charles Robert

When Charles Robert Ashcroft was born on 4 December 1867, in Hyde Park, Cache, Utah, United States, his father, Henry Ashcroft, was 34 and his mother, Mary Glover, was 31. He married Eliza Marietta Woolf on 18 July 1890, in Logan, Cache, Utah Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 12 March 1923, in Hyde Park, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Hyde Park, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Robert Ashcroft
1867–1923
Eliza Marietta Woolf
1870–1952
Marriage: 18 July 1890
Charles Leland Ashcroft
1891–1970
Gertrude Emma Ashcroft
1895–1979
Audrey Ashcroft
1898–1978
Phyllis Afton Ashcroft
1901–1962
Leda Ashcroft
1904–1990
Theron Milton Ashcroft
1906–1980

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
18 July 1890
Logan, Cache, Utah Territory, United States
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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1869 · Transcontinental Railroad Reaches San Francisco

Age 2

The first transcontinental railroad reached San Francisco in 1869. The Western Pacific Railroad Company built the track from Oakland to Sacramento. The Central Pacific Railroad Company of California built the section from Sacramento to Promontory Summit Utah. The railroad linked isolated California to the rest of the country which had far-reaching effects on the social and economical development of the state.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 15

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly Lancashire): topographic name from Middle English asche ‘ash tree’ + croft ‘enclosure’, or a habitational name from a minor place named with these elements.

Possible Related Names

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

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Brief History of Charles Robert Ashcroft

HISTORY OF CHARLES ROBERT ASHCROFT My father, Charles Robert Ashcroft, was born in Hyde Park, Utah, seven months after the death of his father. He was the sixth child, namely Henry William, James Al …

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Sources (3)

  • Charles R Ashcroft in household of Mary Daines, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Charles Ashcroft in household of Mary Ashcroft, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Charles R. Ashcroft, "United States Census, 1900"

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