George L Ashmead

1846–
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of George L

George L Ashmead was born in 1846, in Pennsylvania, United States. He married Elizabeth Harrison Fleming from January 1867 to December 1867. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He lived in East New Market, Dorchester, Maryland, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

George L Ashmead
1846–
Elizabeth Harrison Fleming
1846–
Marriage: from January 1867 to December 1867
Rachel Ashmead
1877–
Elizabeth S Ashmead
1878–1953
Josephine Ashmead
1881–
Marion L Ashmead
1885–1901
Hanuh S Ashmead
1890–1892

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
from January 1867 to December 1867
children

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 0

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 17

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 31

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Ashmead Green or Ashmead House in Gloucestershire, named from Old English æsc ‘ash’ + mǣd ‘meadow’, or a topographic name with the same meaning.

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

Sources (3)

  • George L Ashmead, "United States Census, 1880"
  • George L Ashmead in entry for Hanuh S Ashmead, "Pennsylvania, Philadelphia City Death Certificates, 1803-1915"
  • Geo. Ashmead in entry for Marion L. Ashmead, "Pennsylvania, Philadelphia City Death Certificates, 1803-1915"

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