Gertrude Allen Ashcraft

1878–1955 (Age 77)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Gertrude Allen

When Gertrude Allen Ashcraft was born in 1878, in Kentucky, United States, her father, William Ashcraft, was 25 and her mother, Naomi Reynolds, was 23. She married William Alexander Pence on 6 November 1895, in Winchester, Clark, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Magisterial District 1, Lawrence, Kentucky, United States in 1930 and Magisterial District 1, Clark, Kentucky, United States in 1940. She died on 5 July 1955, in Paris, Bourbon, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Winchester Cemetery, Winchester, Clark, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Gertrude Allen Ashcraft
William Alexander Pence
Marriage: 6 November 1895
Alice Pence
Cecil E Pence
William Henry Pence

Spouse & Children

6 November 1895
Winchester, Clark, Kentucky, United States


  • Female1898–1989Female

  • Cecil E Pence


  • William Henry Pence


Parents & Siblings

  • Male1853–1935Male

  • Naomi Reynolds




+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1883 · ""

Age 5

Historical Boundaries - 1883: Clark, Kentucky, United States
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 22

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

Altered form of English Ashcroft .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Girtrude Pence, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Gertie Pence in household of Wm Pence, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Gertrude Pence in household of W A Pence, "United States Census, 1920"

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