Asbury F Ash

M, #4817, b. 2 June 1896, d. 3 May 1973
Father*Thomas Ash b. 17 Apr 1826, d. 26 Nov 1897
Mother*Lavina Kile b. 8 Nov 1856, d. 16 Jan 1929
ChartsAsh (maternal side) - Johann Adam Esch (Immigrant 1772), (aka Adam Ash)
Birth*2 June 1896 Asbury F Ash was born on 2 June 1896 at Doddridge Co., West Virginia. 
(InHomeOf) Census19001 June 1900 He appeared on the 1900 census in the household of Raymond McIntyre, ED 24 sht 10a pg 278 #175-176, McClellan, Doddridge Co., West Virginia. His info on the census included - Ash, Asberry 3 b.WV Jun 1896 stepson. 
(InHomeOf) Census191022 April 1910 Asbury F Ash appeared on the 1910 census in the household of Lavina Kile, ED 31 sheet 9a with Arthur Swiger family, McClellan, Doddridge Co., West Virginia. His info on the census included - Ash, Asberry 13 b.WV. 
Marriage* Asbury F Ash married Lulu Olive Swiger
Residence*November 1923  In November 1923 Asbury F Ash resided at Ashley, Doddridge Co., West Virginia.1 
Death2 May 1973 He died on 2 May 1973 at Clarksburg, Harrison Co., West Virginia, at age 76 per obit. 
Obituary*3 May 1973 His obituary: on 3 May 1973 at West Union Herald, West Union, Doddridge Co., West Virginia, Asbury F. Ash, 76, of Center Point Route, Ashley community, died at 5:45 p.m. Wednesday, May 2 in a Clarksburg hospital, following a heart attack. He was a retired employee of Carnegie Gas Co., with 42 years service.
He was born at Ashley, June 2, 1896, a son of the late Thomas and Leverna Kile Ash. On Nov. 23, 1918, he married the former Lula Olive Swiger, who survives.
Also surviving are three daughters, Mrs. Walton (Louella) Boyce of Garrettsville, O; Mrs. Leroy (Junell) Lyons of Weirton; and Mrs. Howard (Louetta) Goodrich of Windham, Ohio; three sons, Albert Ash of Lisbon, Ohio; Arnold Ash of Windham, Ohio; and Landis Ash of Ravenna, Ohio; 30 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by eight brothers and sisters and one daughter.
Mr. Ash was a member of the Ashley Christian Church.
Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, May 6 at Center Point Christian Church with the rev. Howard Elifritz of Salem officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery.
A Casto-Spurgeon Service. 
Burial*6 May 1973 He was buried on 6 May 1973 at Center Point Christian Church Cemetery, Center Point, Doddridge Co., West Virginia, per obit. 
Researcher*20 June 2001  As of 20 June 2001, MWBarrett@POL.NET is researching the line of Asbury F Ash: has him on Ancestry World Tree. 
ResearcherAugust 2003  As of August 2003, Debra Ash-Lyons is researching the line of Asbury F Ash: She is Asbury's granddaughter. 
RelationshipsGranduncle of Kathryn Ann Rhinehart
Brother of Tillman E Ash


Lulu Olive Swiger
Marriage* He married Lulu Olive Swiger
Last Edited7 Aug 2008


  1. [S73] Obituary from unknown paper Evd #73.