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 James Clayton “Jim” Ashby

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James Clayton “Jim” Ashby

Birth
Kentucky, USA
Death 1 Nov 1868 (aged 44)
Douglas County, Kansas, USA
Burial Baldwin City, Douglas County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 121335281 View Source
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James Clayton Ashby was born Sept. 1, 1824. He was the son of Silas and Nancy RADFORD Ashby. James married Mary Frances FOSTER on December 21, 1848 in Putnam County, Indiana. They came to Kansas in 1857 with a group including Bladen and Elizabeth FOSTER Ashby. Bladen was Jim's brother and Elizabeth was Mary's sister. The two families built homes along the same creek. This area later became Baldwin City.

James & Mary's children:
Silas Henry Ashby b.1855 IN
Charles A. Ashby b. 1858 KS
Sarah Jane "Jennie" ASHBY Baker b. 1861 KS
Alice Elizabeth ASHBY Campbell b. 1863 KS
Mary Frances ASHBY Stevenson b. KS
Rose J. ASHBY b. Douglas Co., KS


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  • Created by: J.L.
  • Added: 6 Dec 2013
  • Find a Grave Memorial 121335281
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/121335281/james-clayton-ashby : accessed ), memorial page for James Clayton “Jim” Ashby (1 Sep 1824–1 Nov 1868), Find a Grave Memorial ID 121335281, citing Prairie City Cemetery, Baldwin City, Douglas County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by J.L. (contributor 47713575) .