|Birth: ||Aug. 11, 1772|
|Death: ||Dec. 8, 1843|
*Contrary to numerous postings on Ancestry, Elizabeth was not born in Lehigh, Northampton County!!
Trinity Church baptisms include:
Elizabeth Ashton, widow, and
Rebecca Foulkrod dau of Eliza and William
Elizabeth m1 William Ashton ca 1791, and m2 Jonathan White in 1823
Trinity Church tombstone records (LDS #21590), pg 10 shows:
Elizabeth Wright*, relict of William Ashton, b August 11, 1772; d December 8, 1843
*This is the only source for a possible maiden name, but another researcher and I do not believe this is correct. We believe this was a misspelling of the surname from her second marriage -- White.
Public Ledger (Philadelphia), 11 Dec 1843
On the 8th inst, after a long and severe illness, Mrs. Elizabeth White, in the 73rd year of her age.
Her friends, and those of the family, are respectfully invited to attend her funeral, from her late residence, Schuylkill Seventh Street, five doors below Vine, this morning, at 10 o'clock.
William Ashton (1765 - 1817)
Joseph Keen Ashton (1793 - 1848)*
Maria Ashton (1794 - 1823)*
William Ashton (1797 - 1880)*
Rebecca Ashton Foulkrod (1798 - 1875)*
Elizabeth Ashton (1800 - 1845)*
Thomas Charles Ashton (1802 - 1883)*
Isaac Ashton (1809 - 1892)*
Ann Ashton Holt (1813 - 1844)*
Trinity Oxford Episcopal Churchyard
Created by: CAPT Sharon Davis, USN (...
Record added: Jan 14, 2008
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