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Jacob M. Ashford
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Birth: Apr. 15, 1846
Indiana, USA
Death: Apr. 25, 1918
Nodaway County
Missouri, USA

Civil War Veteran
Co C 11th Iowa Infantry
From military records:
Ashford, Jacob M.
Age 18.
Residence Louisa County,Ia.
Nativity Indiana.
Enlisted Feb. 16, 1864.
Mustered March 4, 1864.
Mustered out July 15, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Aaron M 18, Perseus F 18 and William Ashford 21(possibly his brothers) all enlisted on different dates into the same company as Jacob. Aaron M was wounded and captured near Atlanta. He died in Andersonville Prison. Perseus was wounded near Atlanta but served to end of war. William was wounded near Yazoo City,MS, discharged for disability in 1865.
Added by: K. L. Bonnett 1-7-2013

Son of Elijah M Ashford & Elizabeth Dorrow Ashford

Confirmed by Terry Gosselin that Perseus #102784192, Aaron M #51150840 and William were his brothers.

Missouri Death Certificate 14128 
Family links: 
Mary E. McGinness Ashford (1849 - 1929)*
  Zachary Ort Ashford (1870 - 1945)*
  Persius E. Ashford (1877 - 1946)*
  Millo M. Ashford (1881 - 1956)*
*Calculated relationship
Miriam Cemetery
Nodaway County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Sec 7, Row 4, S-N
Created by: Sylvia Whaley
Record added: Jun 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27680381
Jacob M. Ashford
Added by: Joanne Irwin
Jacob M. Ashford
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