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Zilpha Ann "Anna" Beard Ashmore
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Birth: Jan. 18, 1853
Highland County
Ohio, USA
Death: Dec. 21, 1919
Montgomery County
Iowa, USA

Zilpha was the daughter of James Beard and Mary Emily Higgins. She married John Ashmore on 24 Nov 1869 in Knox County, Illinois. John was a veteran of the Civil War, having served with Co G 11th Ohio Cavalry.

In 1873 they came to Iowa and in 1874 to Villisca. Zilpha and John had seven children: Hattie, Charles Elmer, Lydia J, Lulu, Eva Luella, Venus, and Lester.

John died in 1910 at the age of 63 years. Zilpha died at the home of her son-in-law, Eldon Nace, in 1919 at the age of 65 years 11 months.
Family links: 
  James Beard (1818 - 1898)
  Mary Emily Higgins Beard (1821 - 1885)
  John Wesley Ashmore (1848 - 1910)
  Hattie C. Ashmore Ashmore Marley (1870 - 1920)*
  Venus Ashmore Nace (1886 - 1918)*
  Asa Beard (1846 - 1922)*
  Samantha Jane Beard Willett (1848 - 1912)*
  Nancy Elizabeth Beard Graves (1850 - 1918)*
  Wilson Benjamin Beard (1851 - 1933)*
  Harriette H. E. Powers Higgins (1852 - 1924)**
  Zilpha Ann Beard Ashmore (1853 - 1919)
  Mary Alimeda Stallings (1859 - 1916)*
  George Beard (1862 - 1937)*
*Calculated relationship
Villisca Cemetery
Montgomery County
Iowa, USA
Created by: kweaver
Record added: Dec 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62862945
Zilpha Ann Anna <i>Beard</i> Ashmore
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Zilpha Ann Anna <i>Beard</i> Ashmore
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May you rest in peace! Wife of my 3rd cousin 5x removed.
- D & J Cloninger
 Added: Mar. 29, 2011

- kweaver
 Added: Feb. 22, 2011

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