Henry Samuel Ashby

1898–1959 (Age 61)
Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Henry Samuel

When Henry Samuel Ashby was born in 1898, in Kent, England, United Kingdom, his father, Henry Chapman Ashby, was 30 and his mother, Sarah Ann Ellis, was 29. He died on 4 January 1959, in London, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 61.

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Henry Chapman Ashby
Sarah Ann Ellis
Frances Alice Ashby
Henry Samuel Ashby
Amy Rose Ashby
Sarah Ann Ashby
Kathleen Dorothy Ashby

Parents & Siblings

  • Henry Chapman Ashby


  • Female1869–1954Female



  • Female1897–1970Female

  • Male1898–1959Male

  • Amy Rose Ashby


  • Sarah Ann Ashby


  • Kathleen Dorothy Ashby


World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 6

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 10

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1915 · Zeppelins Over London

Age 17

On May 31, 1915 a German zeppelin went over London in dark of night. It released a bomb over the city killing 28 people and wounding 60. 

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the numerous places in northern and eastern England called Ashby, from Old Norse askr ‘ash’ or the Old Norse personal name Aski + býr ‘farm’.

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

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