Esty Joe Ash

1928–2006 (Age 78)
Pullman, Ritchie, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Esty Joe

When Esty Joe Ash was born on 11 March 1928, in Pullman, Ritchie, West Virginia, United States, her father, Boyd Franklin Ash, was 49 and her mother, Wanda Haddox, was 31. She married Carl Edward Simmons about 1947. She lived in Union Magisterial District, Ritchie, West Virginia, United States for about 10 years. She died on 27 August 2006, in Lost Creek, Harrison, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Ellenboro, Ritchie, West Virginia, United States.

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Esty Joe Ash
Carl Edward Simmons
Marriage: about 1947

Spouse & Children

about 1947

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World Events (8)


Age 1

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Age 3

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1949 · NATO is Established

Age 21

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.

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 (2)

  • Esta J Ash in household of Boyd F Ash, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Joe Ash in household of Boyd F Ash, "United States Census, 1940"

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