Ethel M Ash

1897–
Kansas, United States

The Life of Ethel M

When Ethel M Ash was born in March 1897, in Kansas, United States, her father, Walter Peyton Ash, was 24 and her mother, Mary Ludemela Sojka, was 24. She lived in Avon Township, Sumner, Kansas, United States in 1900.

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Family Time Line

Walter Peyton Ash
1872–1947
Mary Ludemela Sojka
1873–1954
Gladys Dora Ash
1895–1969
Elsie Olive Ash
1897–1988
Ethel M Ash
1897–
Julia Fern Ash
1899–
Ruth Pansy Ash
1901–1992
James Mathias Ash
1904–1964
Grace Lucille Ash
1908–

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World Events (3)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 3

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag

Age 30

The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.

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 (1)

  • Ethel M Ash in household of Walter Ash, "United States Census, 1900"

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