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John Durant Ashmore
Birth: Aug. 18, 1819
Death: Dec. 5, 1871

US Congressman. Elected to represent South Carolina's 5th District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1859 to 1860. Also served as a Member of the South Carolina State House of Representatives from 1848 to 1853. 
 
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 Parents:
  Walter Ashmore (1779 - 1833)
  Martha E. Durant Ashmore (1786 - 1855)
 
 Children:
  Charles Richmond Ashmore (1866 - 1940)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Henry Ashmore (1813 - 1883)*
  Adaline Bramlett (1816 - 1885)*
  John Durant Ashmore (1819 - 1871)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Black Jack Cemetery
Sardis (Panola County)
Panola County
Mississippi, USA
 
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Record added: Jan 31, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7134208
John Durant Ashmore
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John Durant Ashmore
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HONORING A CONFEDERATE SOLDIER
- Tom Fagart
 Added: Apr. 20, 2013
Thank You Colonel for all your service to the Confederate States Army during the War Between the States and representing the great state of South Carolina in Congress. I am proud to know you are my 1st cousin 6x removed.
- D & J Cloninger
 Added: Feb. 24, 2013
Son of Walter Ashmore 1779-1833 & Martha Durant 1786-1855. Husband of Mary Wilson 1826-1898. Father of Charles Richmond Ashmore 1866-1940 who married Martha "Mattie" Davis 1868-1959.
- Lee Ashmore
 Added: Dec. 3, 2012
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