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Arthur Ward Ashby
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Birth: Aug. 30, 1901
Lake Shore
Utah County
Utah, USA
Death: Dec. 18, 1958
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

FORMER SPANISH FORKER

Arthur Ashby Dies at 57 In California

SPANISH FORK Arthur W. Ashby, 57, former Spanish Fork resident, died in Los Angeles Thursday.

He was born Aug. 30, 1901 in Lake Shore, a son of Samuel and Emma Clayson Ashby. He attended Spanish Fork schools. In 1916, the family moved to Butte, Mont., but in 1919, returned to Spanish Fork and Mr. Ashby worked in the Eureka mines. He also worked in the Bingham mines.

He married Betty Hill in 1939 in Bingham. She died in 1949. He married Virginia Ashby in 1950 in Salt Lake City. The marriage was later solemnized in the Mesa, Arizona LDS Temple. For the past nine years, Mr. Ashby has worked throughout Arizona, helping organize labor unions.

Survivors include his widow, Lot Angeles; one daughter, Leona Ashby, Rock Springs, and a stepson, Eugene Ashby, Oregon; three brothers and two sisters, Thomas Asbby, Spanish Fork; Albert Ashby, Payson; Heber Ashby, Salt Lake City; Mrs. Henry (Mary) Clark, Spanish Fork, and Mrs. Floyd (Inza) Brown, Koosharem.

Funeral services will be announced later by Walker Mortuary, Spanish Fork.

-PROVO DAILY HERALD, DEC. 19, 1958, TRANSCRIBED BY RHONDA HOLTON 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel Ashby (1858 - 1917)
  Emma Priscilla Clayson Ashby Garfield (1869 - 1923)
 
 Spouse:
  Siami "Betty" Hill Ashby (1899 - 1949)
 
 Siblings:
  Samuel Franklin Ashby (1887 - 1937)*
  Thomas Merrill Ashby (1889 - 1962)*
  Wilford Lyman Ashby (1890 - 1956)*
  Calvin Monroe Ashby (1892 - 1892)*
  Albert Sims Ashby (1896 - 1978)*
  Heber Latham Ashby (1898 - 1972)*
  Arthur Ward Ashby (1901 - 1958)
  Inza Priscilla Ashby Brown (1904 - 1969)*
  Mary Iola Ashby Clark (1906 - 1999)*
  Hannah Lucille Ashby (1909 - 1909)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Spanish Fork City Cemetery
Spanish Fork
Utah County
Utah, USA
Plot: 12.25 .06
 
Maintained by: Rhonda
Originally Created by: John Warnke (inactive)
Record added: May 06, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10923766
Arthur Ward Ashby
Added by: Jess Brown
 
Arthur Ward Ashby
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Added by: Mark Morgan
 
 
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Arthur Ward Ashby is my 1st cousin 3 times removed.
- Rhonda
 Added: Feb. 2, 2009

- Always Marissa
 Added: May. 6, 2005
 
 
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