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Martha Jane Prosser Ashby
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Birth: Nov. 29, 1879, England
Death: Mar. 4, 1944
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA


SANDY -- Funeral services were pending Monday for Mrs. Martha Prosser Ashby, 54, Sandy, who died Saturday at 4 p.m. in a Salt Lake hospital of natural causes.

Mrs. Ashby was born November 28, 1879, in England, a daughter of John and Butte Prosser. They came to the United States 60 years ago.

She resided in Bountiful, Delta and Murray before moving to Sandy. She was an active member of the LDS Church, and for many years served as president of the Relief Society in Delta.

Her husband, Charles Alma Ashby, whom she was married January 11, 1899, in Salt Lake City, died in 1936.

She is survived by eight sons, C. Prosser Ashby, Sandy; Clarence E. Ashby, Salt Lake City; Delbert G. Ashby, Murrayl Edwin J. Ashby, United States Army; Newell B. Ashby, Granger; Grant A. Ashby, Los Angeles and Eldon P. Ashby, San Diego; a daughter, Mrs. Nathalia Brown and 16 grandchildren.

-Salt Lake Telegram, March 6, 1944, transcribed by Rhonda Holton 
Family links: 
  Charles Alma Ashby (1877 - 1936)*
  Charles Prosser Ashby (1902 - 1980)*
  Clarence Ezra Ashby (1904 - 1995)*
  Delbert George Ashby (1905 - 2001)*
  Thelma Ann Ashby (1911 - 1913)*
  Eldon Pershing Ashby (1919 - 2002)*
*Calculated relationship
Sandy City Cemetery
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Plot: B-1-163-8
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Originally Created by: Utah State Historical So...
Record added: Feb 02, 2000
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Martha Jane <i>Prosser</i> Ashby
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