Susan Ashby

1878–1945 (Age 66)
Holden, Millard, Utah, United States

The Life of Susan

When Susan Ashby was born on 14 December 1878, in Holden, Millard, Utah, United States, her father, William Hardin Ashby, was 39 and her mother, Nancy Maria Badger, was 32. She married John Charles Bennett on 18 September 1901, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Scipio, Millard, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 20 June 1945, in Holden, Millard, Utah, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Holden Cemetery, Holden, Millard, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Susan Ashby
John Charles Bennett
Marriage: 18 September 1901
Barta Bennett
LaPreal Bennett
Lena Bennett
Ned Ashby Bennett
Jess Charles Bennett

Spouse & Children

18 September 1901
Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

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.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 4

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.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 18

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the numerous places in northern and eastern England called Ashby, from Old Norse askr ‘ash’ or the Old Norse personal name Aski + býr ‘farm’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Susan Bennet in household of John C Bennet, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Susan Ashby in household of William H Ashby, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Susan Ashby in household of William Ashby, "United States Census, 1900"

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