Jacob Ash

M, #24, b. 18 October 1792, d. 15 October 1840
Father*Christian Ash b. 1772, d. 20 Aug 1828
Mother*Liby Swiger b. 17 Oct 1770, d. 20 Sep 1856
ChartsPedigree - grandfather Tillman E Ash
Ash (maternal side) - Johann Adam Esch (Immigrant 1772), (aka Adam Ash)
Reference2G Grf
Birth*18 October 1792 Jacob Ash was born on 18 October 1792 at Harrison Co., West Virginia. 
Marriage* He married Mary (Hannah?) Underwood (1797 PA - 1878), daughter of Isaac Underwood (ca 1776 - 1862) and (__________) (__________).1 
Census1820*1820 Jacob Ash was the head of the household in the 1820 census, Tyler Co., West Virginia, with Ash, Jacob (indexed Ask) 1m0-5 (Samuel) 1m26-46 (Jacob) 1f0-5 (Delila) 1f16-26 (Mary Hannah). 
Census1830*1 June 1830 He was the head of the household in the 1830 census, Tyler Co., West Virginia, with 2m0-5 (Absolom & Thomas) 2m5-10 (Abraham & Samuel) 1m30-40 (Jacob) - 1f5-10 (Sarah) 1f10-15( Delilah) 1f30-40 (Mary Hannah). 
Event-Misc*13 September 1830  On 13 September 1830 at Tyler Co., West Virginia, Jacob Ash had the following misc event: Court Records 1815-1845 (SLC 0175038) 1st book, pg 178 has Samuel Underwood vs Jacob Ash & Dixon Underwood regarding a debt of $38.40 interest from 13 Sep 1830, and costs $6.76. Don't know for sure if this is the same Dixon Underwood and Jacob Ash as I'm attributing to, and haven't figured out which Samuel it refers to. 
Note*1840 Note(s): in 1840 at Tyler Co., (West) Virginia, Three Ash brothers live next to each other, and with Isaac Underwood who is brother to Jacob's wife. 
Census1840*1 June 1840 He was the head of the household in the 1840 census, Tyler Co., West Virginia, with (Evd 134) - 1m0-5 (Wm) 3m5-10 (John, Absolom, ?) 1m10-15 (Thomas) 2m15-20 (Samuel, Abraham) 1m50-60 (Jacob) - 1f0-5 (Nancy aka Mary) 1f5-10 (Rachel) 1f10-15 (Sarah) 1f20-30 (Delila) 1f40-50 (Mary Hannah) 1f70-80 (mother Liby). 
Death*15 October 1840 He died on 15 October 1840 at Doddridge Co., West Virginia, at age 47. 
Burial* He was buried at Underwood Cemetery, near Ashley, Doddridge Co., West Virginia, Tombstone says: Jacob Ash Born Oct 18 1792 Died Oct 15 1840. 
To-Do On To-Do list: Find probate? 
Event-Misc*August 1855  In August 1855 Jacob Ash had the following misc event: Order bk B pg 120 Aug term 1855 (copied) Benjamin Yater, Isaac Underwood, & Silas Lang to mark road at Shinston Turnpike at crossing of Broad run and lands belonging to heirs of Jacob Ash, decd. 
Sources Source(s): Evd 217 thru 224 are files having to do with the approx 20,000 acres he had, and the lawsuit of heirs to divide land. Evd 217 is the bio on a relative that told about the land, leading to search for the deed. 
Relationships2nd great-grandfather of Kathryn Ann Rhinehart
Grandfather of Tillman E Ash

Family

Mary (Hannah?) Underwood (1797 PA - 1878) b. 17 Dec 1797, d. 13 Mar 1878
Marriage* He married Mary (Hannah?) Underwood (1797 PA - 1878), daughter of Isaac Underwood (ca 1776 - 1862) and (__________) (__________).1 
Children
Last Edited3 Feb 2017

Citations

  1. [S94] Unknown undated (circa 1933) newspaper article spanning several columns on Adam Ash family and Solomon Underwood family Evd #94.