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Jane B. Ashton
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Birth: 1830
Maryland, USA
Death: Aug. 8, 1892
District Of Columbia, USA

The Evening Star, August 8, 1892
Death of Mrs. Ashton
Mrs. Jane B. Ashton of Monroe street died at 9 p.m. Saturday. She had been an invalid for many years. The
direct cause of death was indigestion. The deceased was the widow of the late Sergeant Ashton of the
metropolitan police, who died in 1879. Mrs. Ashton was born in Maryland 54 years ago, and has lived in
Washington about 40 years. She moved to this side of the river six years ago, having purchased the residence
of Gen. John E. Smith. She leaves four sons, two unmarried, and one daughter, Mrs. Schatz of Washington.
Mrs. Ashton was a member of the M.E. Church and well known for charitable works. The funeral took place
from the home at 4 pm. today, Rev. Mr. McLaren officiating. Interment was at Congressional. 
Family links: 
  Charles Ashton (1832 - 1878)*
*Calculated relationship
Congressional Cemetery
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: R63/44
Created by: John Rentz
Record added: Mar 07, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66616843
Jane B. Ashton
Added by: Krista AQ & Tommy Thompson
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