Nathaniel Ashby

20 September 1874–16 July 1947 (Age 72)
Holden, Millard, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Nathaniel

When Nathaniel Ashby was born on 20 September 1874, in Holden, Millard, Utah, United States, his father, William Hardin Ashby, was 35 and his mother, Nancy Maria Badger, was 28. He married Jean Amanda Johnson on 27 November 1901, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Millard, Utah, United States in 1935 and Leamington Election Precinct, Millard, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 16 July 1947, in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Springville, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Nathaniel Ashby
Jean Amanda Johnson
Marriage: 27 November 1901
Lola Ashby
Evan William Ashby
Alpha Ashby
Roland Nathaniel Ashby
Vera Ashby
Melvin Jay Ashby
Julia Aileen Ashby
Ralph Hubert Ashby

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 November 1901Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 1
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
    1875 · A New Civil Rights Act
    Age 1
    During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 22
    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 numerous places in northern and eastern England called Ashby, from Old Norse askr ‘ash’ (or in one instance possibly from the Old Norse personal name Aski) + ‘farm’.

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

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    Simeon (Sim) Thomas Stephenson 1873-1965

    SIMEON (SIM) THOMAS STEPHENSON 1873-1965 Son of Simeon and Rachel Leticia Stevens Stephenson Father of Beatrice Stephenson McConkie Written by Sarah McConkie Harris Sources: Writings of Allen Stephe …

    Sources (77)

    • Nathaniel Ashby in entry for Roland Nathaniel Ashby, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
    • Nathaniel Ashby, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Nathanial in entry for Don Walker Watts and Vera Ashby, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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