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Polly Densmore Ashley
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Birth: Dec. 26, 1830
Death: Jan. 22, 1887
Ford County
Illinois, USA

The daughter of Ephraim and Alice Hold Densmore, she married Laurin N. Ashley on July 12, 1843 in La Salle County, IL.

They farmed and raised 5 of eight children born to them there. Twins Edwin and Elwin both died in infancy. Ella Mae died a child. The others were:
Louis
Ellis
Mary m Jay Smith, lived KS
Hattie
Eddie (a teacher)

In 1884 the family moved to Sullivant Township where Laurin would establish a huge stock farm including land on Sections 9, 17 & 18.

Polly died a few years after the family arrived in Ford County. 
 
Inscription:
wife - 55 yr 27 da
 
Burial:
Mount Hope Cemetery
Sibley
Ford County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Rosetta
Record added: Nov 12, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9797988
Polly <i>Densmore</i> Ashley
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- Rosetta
 Added: Feb. 22, 2005
 
 
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