When Thomas Ash was born on 14 April 1833, in Lower Peover, Cheshire, England, his father, Isaac Ash Sr, was 37 and his mother, Mary Sant, was 37. He married Sarah Ann Hick on 1 December 1856, in Edgbaston, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Cheshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Aston, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom for about 20 years. He died on 4 January 1907, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.
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).
Americanized form of German Asch and Esch , the latter ultimately also of Swiss German origin (see Oesch ).
Americanized form (translation into English) of French Dufresne , with the same meaning as 1 above.
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