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James Edward Ashworth

  • Birth 14 May 1831 England
  • Death 29 Oct 1910 Sullivan County, New York, USA
  • Burial Sullivan County, New York, USA
  • Memorial ID 18653428

James Edward Ashworth (1831-1910) J.E. Ashworth & Sons blanket mill (b. May 04, 1831; England - d. October 29, 1910; Westbrookville, Mamakating Township, Sullivan County, New York, USA)

Marriage:
Ellen E. Ramsbottom (1832-1910) in Dover, New Hampshire on February 21, 1861.

Children:
Nellie J. Ashworth (1861-?); Charles Ashworth (1866-?); Albert P. Ashworth (1872-1934) who married Luella Griffin (1877-1966); Richard C. Ashworth (1875-?) who married Frances Page, and Frances took her own life by drowning in Florida; Daniel Gunner Ashworth (1876-1949) who married Sybil H. (1881-1946)

Obituary:
James E. Ashworth. A well known business man of Westbrookville, died at his home there on Saturday from a complication of diseases, at the age of 80 years. Mr. Ashworth was a member of the firm of J. E. Ashworth & Sons, who manufacture the fawn colored blankets used by the Wells Fargo, American and Adams Express Companies, and the Standard and Atlantic Oil Companies, in Port Jervis and other cities In this vicinity.

Biography:
... came to United States as a young man. Manufactured horse blankets in Vermont. Came to this place (Westbrookville, New York) had a heavy loss due to fire. After the fire he went to Whippany, New Jersey. Later he returned to this place, engaged in the saw mill business and later rebuilt the mill and conducted a large blanket manufacturing business.


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  • Created by: Richard Arthur Norton (1958- )
  • Added: 27 Mar 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 18653428
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Edward Ashworth (14 May 1831–29 Oct 1910), Find A Grave Memorial no. 18653428, citing Westbrookville Cemetery, Sullivan County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Richard Arthur Norton (1958- ) (contributor 46580804) .