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William ASHBURY

William ASHBURY

Male 1789 - 1877  (88 years)

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  • Name William ASHBURY 
    Born 1789  Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 27 Dec 1877  Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I4929  Ashbury
    Last Modified 12 Jul 2015 

    Family Sarah SIMPSON,   b. 1792, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England? Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1842, Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Married 15 Jun 1815  Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Ann ASHBERRY,   b. 1815, Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1889, Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     2. Mary ASHBERRY,   b. 1817, Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Sarah ASHBERRY,   b. 1819, Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1910, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     4. William ASHBERRY,   b. 1820, Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1867, At Sea. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     5. Edward William ASHBERRY,   b. 1824, Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1915, Islington, London, England. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     6. Frances Ann ASHBURY,   b. 1828, Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Jane ASHBERRY,   b. 1829, Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1906, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     8. Francis ASHBERRY,   b. 1832, Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 10 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F3178  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    A4929 William ASHBURY
    A4929 William ASHBURY

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    A4929 William ASHBURY

  • Notes 
    • 1789 : Born in Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. Date and place of birth deduced from death certificate.
      1815 : Married Sarah SIMPSON in Holy Trinity, Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. English Origins: Boyd’s Marriage Index(1538-1837). Cambridgeshire. Witnesses: Robert EAVES, Susanna SHEARMAN & Jas LING.
      1815 : Daughter Ann baptised in Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. William recorded as a Labourer.
      1817 : Daughter Mary baptised in Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. William recorded as a Labourer.
      1819 : Daughter Sarah baptised in Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. William recorded as a Waterman.
      1822 : Son William baptised in Holy Trinity, Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. William is recorded as a Boatwright.
      1825 : Son Edward baptised in Holy Trinity, Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. William is recorded as a Boatwright.
      1828 : Daughter Frances baptised in Holy Trinity, Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. William is recorded as a Boatwright.
      1829 : Daughter Jane baptised in Holy Trinity, Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. William is recorded as a Boatwright.
      1832 : Son Francis baptised in Holy Trinity, Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. William is recorded as a Boatwright.
      1841 : Babylon, Ely Trinity, Ely, Cambridgeshire, England: William ASHBURY/ 50/ Boatwright/ Born in Cambridgeshire.
      1851 : Babylon, Ely Trinity, Ely, Cambridgeshire, England: William ASHBURY/ Head/ Widower/ 61/ Boatwright/ Ely Trinity Cambridgeshire, England.
      1861 : Not found on British census
      1871 : Water Side, Holy Trinity, Ely, Cambridgeshire, England: William ASHBERRY/ Head/ Widower/ 81/ Retired Boatwright/ Ely, Cambridgeshire.
      1873 : Return of Owners of Land; Cambridge: Wm ASHBERRY; Ely; 5.-.21 acres; £25.14.0 rental.
      1877 : Died in Water Side, Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. Recorded as William ASHBERRY
      1879 : Probate: 18 March The Will of William ASHBERRY late of the City of Ely Boatwright who died 27 December 1877 at Ely was proved at Peterborough by Ann Ashberry of Ely Spinster the daughter the sole Executrix. Personal Estate under £100.
      Info found on Cambridge County Archives: In 1835 Sarah Threader (widow) bequeathed 2a. Pasture in St Mary's to William. In 1849 Deed of freehold property in Babylon, Ely. Morgaged by appointment & grant of messuage in Babylon & the 3r. attached for securing 500 with power of sale by William Apsey of Jeffreys Terrace, Camden Town, Middlesex, esq Deed of freehold property in Babylon, Ely. Copy will dated 5 April 1870 of William Ashberry of Ely, boatwright bequeathing all estate to Ann Ashberry (daughter).
      Additional info from Christine HODGSON, GenesReunited. [1, 3, 4]

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] See Death Certificate.

    2. [S15] FamilySearch.

    3. [S4] 1841 census.

    4. [S8] 1881 census.