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Elizabeth Ann Ward Ashcraft
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Birth: May 15, 1841
Butler County
Ohio, USA
Death: Nov. 25, 1877
Tipton County
Indiana, USA

Elizabeth Ann Ward married 20 May 1865 Marion County, Indiana Ephraim Ashcraft. Elizabeth Ann Ward daughter of Stewart Ward and Louisa Mae Smith. Elizabeth is the granddaughter of Warren Adam Smith and Ascenath Adams. Ascenath Adams is the daughter of Heman Adams and Lucy Cobb. Heman fought in the Rev. War from Sandwich, Barnstable County, Massachusetts. Ephraim Ashcraft fought in the Civil War.

(three generations in one household)

United States Census, 1850

Name: Stuart Ward
Event: Census
Event Date: 1850
Event Place: Reily, Butler, Ohio, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 29
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Birthplace: Ohio
Estimated Birth Year: 1821
Dwelling House Number: 766
Family Number: 775
Line Number: 9
NARA Publication Number: M432
NARA Roll Number: 663
Film Number: 20211
Digital Folder Number: 004191054
Image Number: 00113
Stuart Ward M 29 1821 Ohio
Louisa Ward F 25 1825 Ohio
Elizabeth A Ward F 7 1843 Ohio
Sophrona Ward F 5 1845 Ohio
Robert Ward M 2 1848 Ohio
Jas Ward M 0 1850 Ohio
Lucy Adams F 85 1765 Massachusetts
Acenith Smith F 64 1786 Massachusetts

Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959

Groom: James Anderson
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Bride: Elizabeth Ann Ward
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Date of License: 31 Dec 1857
County of License: Decatur
Date of Marriage: 02 Jan 1858
Place of Marriage: , Decatur,
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Film Number: 1516617
Digital Folder Number: 4170586
Image Number: 00021
Number of Images: 1

Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992

Groom's Name: Ephraim Ashcraft
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Bride's Name: Elizabeth A. Anderson
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Marriage Date: 20 May 1865
Marriage Place: Marion Co., Indiana
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M01331-7
System Origin: Indiana-EASy
Source Film Number: 499370
Reference Number: 57

United States Census, 1870
Name: Ephragt* Ashcraft
Estimated Birth Year: 1843
Gender: Male
Age in 1870: 27y
Color (white, black, mulatto, chinese, Indian):
Home in 1870:
Indiana, United States
Ephragt* Ashcraft M 27y 1843 Indiana
Elizabeth Ashcraft F 27y 1843 Ohio
Mary D Ashcraft F 6y 1864 Indiana Mary D. "Mollie" Anderson brother living with grandparents Stewart and Louisa Ward
Martha Ashcraft F 3y 1867 Indiana
Sophiah Ashcraft F 8m 1870 Indiana

1. William Anderson b: 1858 Tipton County, Indiana
2. Mary "Mollie" Anderson b: 1862 Tipton County, Indiana she married Robert Harbitt

1. Martha Ashcraft b: 1867 in Tipton County, Indiana married Robert Baumm
2. Sophia Ashcraft b: 3 OCT 1869 in Tipton County, Indiana
3. Louisa Mae Ashcraft b: 22 DEC 1871 in Tipton County, Indiana d 29 JAN 1875 in Tipton County, Indiana
4. Sandford Ashcraft b: 22 OCT 1873 in Tipton County, Indiana d 1 JUL 1882 in Tipton County, Indiana
5. Lillian Ashcraft b: 22 FEB 1876 in Tipton County, Indiana d 4 MAY 1882 in Tipton County, Indiana

Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959

Groom: Ephraim Ashcroft
Groom's Race: White
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Groom's Place of Birth: , Decatur, Indiana
Groom's Residence: Hartsville, , Indiana
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Groom's Father: Ivan Ashcroft
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Date of Marriage: 27 Jul 1899
Place of Marriage: , , Indiana
Record Number: 6
Film Number: 1301622
Digital Folder Number: 4569852
Image Number: 00662
Number of Images: 1

United States Census, 1880

Name: Ephram Ashcroft
Residence: Cicero, Tipton, Indiana
Birthdate: 1842
Birthplace: Indiana, United States
Relationship to Head: Self
Spouse's Name: Nettie Ashcroft
Spouse's Birthplace: Indiana, United States
Father's Name:
Father's Birthplace: Ohio, United States
Mother's Name:
Mother's Birthplace: Indiana, United States
Race or Color (Expanded): White
Ethnicity (Standardized): American
Gender: Male
Martial Status: Married
Age (Expanded): 38 years
Occupation: Farming
NARA Film Number: T9-0315
Page: 114
Page Character: D
Entry Number: 3811
Film number: 1254315
Household Gender Age
Ephram Ashcroft M 38
Spouse Nettie Ashcroft F 23
Child Martha Ashcroft F 12
Child Sophia Ashcroft F 10
Child Saitford Ashcroft M 7

Nettie is his second wife 
Family links: 
  Steward Ward (1820 - 1899)
  Louisa Mae Smith Ward (1824 - 1913)
  Ephraim Ashcraft (1841 - 1926)
  Mary D. Anderson Harbit (1863 - 1947)*
  Sophia Ashcraft Toney (1869 - 1948)*
  Elizabeth Ann Ward Ashcraft (1841 - 1877)
  Sophronia Ward Watson (1844 - 1934)*
  Lieurena Ward Beaty (1861 - 1931)*
  Thomas Warren Ward (1869 - 1959)*
*Calculated relationship
Old Union Cemetery
Tipton County
Indiana, USA
Created by: Juanita Arnold
Record added: Jan 12, 2008
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