George Coppinger Ashlin

George Coppinger Ashlin

Birth
County Cork, Ireland
Death 10 Dec 1921 (aged 84)
Killiney, County Dublin, Ireland
Burial Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland
Plot TH 30-30.5 all
Memorial ID 143779036 · View Source
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A noted Irish Architect.

For further details, see his entry in The Dictionary of Irish Architects.
George Coppinger Ashlin



Third son of John Musson Ashlin of Wandsworth, London, and Dorinda Maria Coppinger of Middleton, Co. Cork, who were married in St. Peter's Church [C of I], Aungier Street, Dublin, on 4 July 1833

He was born at Carrigrenane House, Little Island, Co. Cork.
Educated in Belgium, and England, he became a pupil in the Architectural firm of Edward Welby Pugin, son of Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin, in 1856.
In 1861, he returned to Ireland and established the firm of Pugin & Ashlin. The partnership was dissolved in 1868, and Ashlin commenced practice under his own name.

He returned to London in late 1867, and married Edward Pugin's sister Mary.



In the 1911 census, the Ashlin family were living at 7, Killiney Hill Road, Killiney, Co. Dublin.

Present were,
George Coppinger Ashlin, aged 74, an Architect, married, born in Co. Cork.
Mary, his wife, aged 66, married, born in England.
They had been married 43 years and had 1 child, who was still alive,
2 domestic servants, sisters, born locally, were also present.


He died at his home, St. George's, Killiney, Co. Dublin, which he designed for himself and his family, in 1921, aged 84.
The house was later owned by
Dr. Harold Saunderson Sugars




Family Members

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In Loving Memory Of
IVAN M. ASHLIN
died 26th Dec. 1908
aged 4 years.
GEORGE K. ASHLIN
died 30th June 1919,
aged 13 years.
Mrs. MIRIAM ASHLIN
died 15th December 1937.
STEPHEN MARTIN ASHLIN
died 5th March 1942.

also
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ADELINE MARY ASHLIN
died 27th April 1952 aged 77 years

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GEORGE COPPINGER ASHLIN
who died 10th Decr 1921, aged 84 years
and his wife MARY died 23rd Decr. 1933 aged 90 years


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  • Created by: John
  • Added: 15 Mar 2015
  • Find a Grave Memorial 143779036
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Coppinger Ashlin (28 May 1837–10 Dec 1921), Find a Grave Memorial no. 143779036, citing Glasnevin Cemetery, Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland ; Maintained by John (contributor 47032041) .