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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
Villisca
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.
 
 
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 Parents:
  James Beard (1818 - 1898)
  Mary Emily Higgins Beard (1821 - 1885)
 
 Spouse:
  John Wesley Ashmore (1848 - 1910)
 
 Children:
  Hattie C. Ashmore Ashmore Marley (1870 - 1920)*
  Venus Ashmore Nace (1886 - 1918)*
 
 Siblings:
  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
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Villisca Cemetery
Villisca
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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