Ashbury Genealogy

Lewis H ASHBERY

Male 1831 - 1898  (67 years)


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  • Name Lewis H ASHBERY 
    Born 15 Jan 1831  Mathews County, Virginia, USA. Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 31 Aug 1898 
    Buried Sep 1898  Trinity Church Kingston Parish Cemetery, Foster, Mathews Co, Virginia, USA. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2435  Ashbury
    Last Modified 8 Nov 2015 

    Father Hodges ASHBURY,   b. Abt 1792, Mathews County, Virginia, USA? Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Sarah DIGGS,   b. Abt 1793, Virginia, USA? Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1812 
    Family ID F2336  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Ashbery,   b. Abt 1830, Virginia, USA? Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1858  (Age ~ 27 years) 
    Children 
     1. John Wesley ASHBURY
    Last Modified 10 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F1505  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Susan Ann MILLER (Sopes),   b. 29 Aug 1826, Westville, Mathews County, Virginia, USA. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1900  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 17 Jan 1858  Mathews County, Virginia, USA. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Claudius H ‘Claud’ ASHBURY
     2. Edgar Lewis ASHBURY
     3. Franklin Lee ‘Frank’ ASHBURY
     4. Sarah Letitia ASHBERY,   b. 25 Aug 1866, Virginia, USA. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1874, Virginia, USA? Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 7 years)
     5. Capt. Charles Henry ASHBERRY
    Last Modified 10 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F2503  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • 1828 : Born in Mathews County, Virginia, USA. From Virginia Marriages 1785-1940.
      1850 : Mathews, Virginia, USA: Lewis ASHBERRY/ Male/ 20/ White/ Blacksmith.
      1858 : Married Susan SOPES in Mathews County, Virginia, USA. Lewis was widowed when he married Susan. Susan was also widowed. Parents are recorded as Henry & Sarah.
      1860: From GenealogyLibrary.com : “1860 VA Census Index” via Internet: Name: Ashbury, Lewis; State: VA; County: Norfolk Co.; Location: Jefferson W. Portsmouth ; Page: 162; Year: 1860; Age: Sex: Age Ranges: Census Type: .
      1863: From “Roster, Mathews Light Artillery” : Artificer, Enr on 7/20/61 at Mathews C.H. Listed on 2/15/63, 4/1/63 and 4/1563 clothing receipts. Pres. on all rolls.
      1865: From Civil War Muster Rolls : ASHBERY, Lewis H., 61 Virginia Militia. (Mathews Battalion), Private, Corporal.
      1870 : Westville, Mathews County, Virginia, USA: Lewis ASHBURY/ Male/ 39/ White/ Blacksmith/ Born in Virginia.
      1880 : Westville, Mathews County, Virginia, USA: Lewis ASHBURY/ Head/ Married/ 45/ White/ Blacksmith/ Born in Virginia/ Parents born in Virginia. [1, 2, 3, 4]

  • Sources 
    1. [S15] FamilySearch.

    2. [S45] 1850 census.

    3. [S47] 1870 census.

    4. [S48] 1880 census.