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Isa W. Stanton Ashley
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Birth: May 23, 1870
Colusa
Colusa County
California, USA
Death: Jul. 8, 1938
Oroville
Butte County
California, USA

Colusa Sun-Herald
Saturday, July 9, 1938, p1, c7
Isa Stanton Ashley Dies In Oroville
Sister of Mrs. Alva King Succumbs At 68; Was Native of County
Mrs. Isa Stanton Ashley, 68, daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. J. B. Stanton, pioneer Colusa county residents, and sister of Mrs. Alva A. King of this city, died at 11 o'clock last night at Oroville, where she had made her home with her daughter, Mrs. Jean Keith, for a number of years.
Mrs. Ashley was born and reared in Colusa county. She spent her early girlhood in Colusa and gave piano and painting lessons. During the greater part of her life, and until the time of her serious illness, she had been both a composer and instructor of music.
She was also intensely interested in church work and had been a member of Veritas Chapter, No. 84, Eastern Star, Colusa, since 1888.
Leaves 3 Daughters
After her marriage she lived in Chico for a number of years, and for the last several years had lived in Oroville with her daughter.
Besides Mrs. Keith, with whom she lived, two other daughters, Mrs. Jack Ballantyne of Los Angeles and Mrs. Lou Coffee of Modesto,
also survive.
Sisters and brothers surviving are: Mrs. Alva A. King of Colusa, Mrs. R. J. McFadden of Los Angeles, Mrs. W. W. Klose of Napa, J. V.
Stanton of Redding, Seawell Stanton of Ontario, Oregon, and J. W. Stanton of Sacramento.
Graveside funeral services will be held at Colusa cemetery at 3 p.m. Tuesday, July 12. the body is at the Thomas funeral home in
Oroville. 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Byron Stanton (1836 - 1914)
  Mary Desert Green Stanton (1853 - 1915)
 
 Spouse:
  Burton E Ashley (1875 - 1960)*
 
 Children:
  Alda Ashley Coffee (1896 - 1982)*
  Mary Genevieve Ashley Keith (1901 - 1990)*
 
 Siblings:
  Claude D. Stanton (1863 - 1929)**
  Margaret A. Stanton (1866 - 1866)**
  Isa W. Stanton Ashley (1870 - 1938)
  Biron Banois Stanton (1872 - 1873)*
  Ivan Devoe Stanton (1873 - 1875)*
  Murta Kleece Stanton (1878 - 1880)*
  Mary Aldah Stanton McFadden (1887 - 1942)*
  John Burress Stanton (1891 - 1913)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Colusa Community Cemetery
Colusa
Colusa County
California, USA
 
Created by: Tim Wilkinson
Record added: May 30, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53034563
Isa W. <i>Stanton</i> Ashley
Added by: Tim Wilkinson
 
 
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 Added: Jan. 23, 2012
 
 
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