George Tilghman Ashe

25 October 1902–15 October 1987 (Age 84)
Bakersfield, Kern, California, United States

The Life of George Tilghman

When George Tilghman Ashe was born on 25 October 1902, in Bakersfield, Kern, California, United States, his father, Eliot Mitchell Ashe, was 44 and his mother, Christine Jenny Rutledge, was 43. He married Olive Marion Mills in 1931. He lived in Judicial Township 12, Kern, California, United States in 1920. He died on 15 October 1987, in Bakersfield, Kern, California, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Blue Mountain Cemetery, Woody, Kern, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Tilghman Ashe
1902–1987
Olive Marion Mills
1907–1987
Marriage: 1931

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1931

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 4

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1927

Age 25

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Irish and English: variant spelling of Ash , found mainly in Ireland.

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

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Sources (3)

  • George T Ashe, "United States Census, 1940"
  • George Ashe in household of E M Ashe, "United States Census, 1920"
  • George F Ashe in household of Elliot M Ashe, "United States Census, 1910"

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