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Marvin Owen Ashton
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Birth: Apr. 8, 1883
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Death: Oct. 7, 1946
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

Third of seven children of Edward Treharne Ashton and Effie Walker Morris. Baptized when about eight years old. Married Rachel Grace Jeremy January 3, 1906; seven children including Apostle Marvin J. Ashton. Served LDS mission to Great Britain 1907- 1909. Ordained High Priest by Heber J. Grant and called as Bishop of Wasatch Ward 1917- 1924. Later Granite Stake President. First Counselor in LDS Presiding Bishopric (LeGrand Richards) April 6, 1938 until death.  
 
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 Parents:
  Edward Treharne Ashton (1855 - 1923)
  Effie Walker Morris Ashton (1859 - 1929)
 
 Spouse:
  Rachel Grace Jeremy Ashton (1882 - 1963)*
 
 Children:
  John Jeremy Ashton (1906 - 1906)*
  Afton Grace Ashton Curtis (1910 - 1994)*
  Wendell Jeremy Ashton (1912 - 1995)*
  Marvin Jeremy Ashton (1915 - 1994)*
  Eleanor Jeremy Ashton Badger (1918 - 2016)*
  Phyllis Ashton Gardiner (1921 - 1978)*
  Edward Jeremy Ashton (1924 - 1941)*
 
 Siblings:
  Marvin Owen Ashton (1883 - 1946)
  Raymond Joy Ashton (1887 - 1973)*
  Henry Lindsay Ashton (1888 - 1960)**
  Lowell Savage Ashton (1891 - 1891)*
  Bessie Ashton (1894 - 1895)**
  Elmer Treharne Ashton (1896 - 1966)**
  Jed Lindsay Ashton (1898 - 1985)**
  Minnie Ashton Thomas (1902 - 1981)**
  Norma Lindsey Ashton Eardley (1906 - 1996)**
  Clifford Lindsay Ashton (1908 - 2000)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Larkin Sunset Lawn Cemetery
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
 
Created by: Carl W. McBrayer
Record added: Feb 25, 2005
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Marvin Owen Ashton
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Marvin Owen Ashton
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Marvin Owen Ashton
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- Ryan D. Curtis
 Added: Feb. 7, 2016
 
 
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