|Death: ||Aug. 2, 1758|
Margaret Ashley (1714 - 1791)*
"Procrastination is the thief of time. Year after year it steals, till all is fled. And to the mercies of a moment leaves the vast concerns of an Eternal scene."
Quoted from Edward Young (English literary Critic, Poet and Dramatist, 1683-1765)
Note: died as a surgeon of a rigement at Still Waters/also in memory of his four infant children named Theodosia, Solomon, Thomas, and Sophia
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Added: Oct. 26, 2013
Dr. Israel Ashley was a medical doctor, not a lawyer (which "Esq. indicates). He died of smallpox in a military camp near the Hudson River, at Stillwater, Saratoga, NY, while serving the troops as a surgeon during the French & Indian Wars. It's called "ab...(Read more)|
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