Ethel Ash

1883–1972 (Age 89)
Poulton, Gloucestershire, England

The Life of Ethel

When Ethel Ash was born on 3 January 1883, in Poulton, Gloucestershire, England, her father, John Ash, was 28 and her mother, Lucy Elizabeth Wheeler, was 28. She lived in Poulton, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1891. She died in 1972, at the age of 89.

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Family Time Line

John Ash
Lucy Elizabeth Wheeler
Frederick Ash
Edith Kate Ash
Ethel Ash
Frank H Ash
Edith Annie Ash
Elsie Ash

Parents & Siblings

  • John Ash


  • Lucy Elizabeth Wheeler




  • Male1879–1957Male

  • Edith Kate Ash


  • Female1883–1972Female

  • Frank H Ash


  • Edith Annie Ash


+1 More Child

World Events (8)


Age 1

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 21

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Age 25

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

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 (3)

  • Ethel K Ash in household of John Ash, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Ethel Kate Ash, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Ethel Kate, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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