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Silas Franklin Ashby
Birth: Jun. 4, 1797
Hardin County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jun. 28, 1854
Ladoga
Montgomery County
Indiana, USA

Silas Ashby was the fourth of ten children born to Thompson Ashby and Letitia VAN METER Ashby. Silas Ashby and Nancy RADFORD Ashby were married on Nov. 4, 1819, in Ladoga, Montgomery County, Indiana.

They had nine children:
Mary .............. m. Thomas Jefferson Shackelford
John T. ........... m. Margaret S. WOODFORD, ...WOODFILL OR WOODFIELD
James Clayton .. m. Mary Frances FOSTER
Sarah ............. m. Richard H. Lane
Silas Frank ...... m. Ella McNAY
Bladen ............ m. Elizabeth Margaret FOSTER
Elizabeth "Betty" m. Quincy Davis
Letitia "Lettie" .. m. Jacob H. Fleece
Nancy C. "Kitty"

(Silas' father Thompson had a brother, Silas.)
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1850 Census, Putnam County, Indiana (Sept. 9)
....NAME............AGE...BIRTH..OCCUPATION
Ashby, Silas ....... 53 ... Ky..... farmer
Ashby, Nancy ..... 52 ... Va
Ashby, Silas F. .... 22 ... Ky..... farmer
Ashby, Bladen ..... 18 ... Ky..... farmer
Ashby, Elizabeth .. 16 ... Ky
Ashby, Lettie, ..... 14 ... Ky
Ashby, Nancy K. ... 9 ... Ky..... school

Neighbors: John T. Ashby, Jeptha Radford, Franklin McMurry, Cyntha McCamon and Wesley Grantham. (Jackson Township p. 411A, #742)
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 Parents:
  Thompson Ashby (1773 - 1814)
  Letitia Van Meter Ashby (1772 - 1845)
 
 Spouse:
  Nancy Radford Ashby (1797 - 1855)
 
 Children:
  Mary Ashby Shackleford (1820 - 1888)*
  John T. Ashby (1822 - 1874)*
  James Clayton Ashby (1824 - 1868)*
  Silas F. Ashby (1827 - 1911)*
  Bladen Ashby (1830 - 1896)*
  Elizabeth Ashby Davis (1833 - 1863)*
  Lettie Ashby Fleece (1834 - ____)*
 
 Siblings:
  Nancy Ashby Harrison (1793 - 1883)*
  Abraham Ashby (1795 - 1845)*
  Silas Franklin Ashby (1797 - 1854)
  Milton Ashby (1801 - 1882)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: 57y 24d
 
Burial:
Ford Cemetery
Montgomery County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: J.L.
Originally Created by: Randal Eugene Waldon
Record added: Oct 11, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59964308
Silas Franklin Ashby
Added by: Randal Eugene Waldon
 
Silas Franklin Ashby
Added by: Randal Eugene Waldon
 
 
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- J.L.
 Added: Apr. 2, 2015

- Julie Foreman
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- Randal Eugene Waldon
 Added: Apr. 26, 2013
 
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