|Birth: ||Sep. 7, 1805|
[Send Reply] Helen M. (Messenger) Ashley obit
IN MEMORIAL / MEMORY
Another of the early pioneers whose name and works are ----
with the early settlement of the -- gone to her well ----
Helen M. (Messenger) Ashley --- Carlos C. Ashley died at the home of her son in Albion township, March ---- She had reached the ripe old of 90 years and has survived her husband – years, She leaves two sons and two daughters to continue a little while longer the journey of life with only the memory of another to cheer them.
The funeral was held in the Ashley church Monday morning -- --- Rev. Mitchell of Cresco conducting the service.
Helen Messenger ? --- ---- was born in Pompey, Onondaga County, New York. September 7th, 1805
She was married to Carlos C. Ashley in --- ---- New York --- --- 1857 when they came west stopping in Fox Lake, Wisconsin two years in 1859 they moved to Howard county, where she has lived till her husband’s death. Since then living with her children here and in Illinois but finally dying in her old home. She was laid to rest by the side of her husband of her youth.
Mrs. Wormley of Oswego, Illinois and Mr. Ashley of Chicago daughter and son of Mrs. Ashley arrived but half an hour previous to their mother’s death.
Card of Thanks
Charles B. Ashley, Edward M. Ashley, Mary A. Wormley.
Carlos C. Ashley (1805 - 1884)
Maintained by: Dian Babcock
Originally Created by: larry
Record added: Nov 27, 2012
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