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Sgt Alton Monroe Ashby, Sr

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Sgt Alton Monroe Ashby, Sr

Alton as son of Adolphus D Ashby Sr & Mattie Bruce
--Adolphous mother Martha Ashby had her kids with
Dr William Copeland but they never mrd, he was
already mrd having kids with his wife Alice
Priscilla Combs and Martha too. The Doc and Alice
had 8 kids together.
Martha's kids are Copeland's not Ashby's
but go by Ashby. They had 5 kids.
Children Martha Ashby & Thomas E Copeland/not mrd
b Ala
Oaella 1872, Alice Sara 1874, Hosea 1876,
Adolphus Sr 1880, Oscar T 1883

Thomas E COPELAND MD Memorial #14505832
Martha Ashby fag # 51249993
Alice Priscilla Combs #14505833

1910 Census Adolphus Ashby age 1910:29
Est birth year:abt 1881 Birthplace: Miss
Relation Head of House:Head Birth Place:Ala
Mother:Martha L Birth Place:Ala
Spouse'name:Mattie Home 1910:Police Jury Ward 7
Sabine, Louisiana Married White Male
Household Members:Name Age
Adolphus Ashby 29 MS
Mattie Ashby 27 MS MS MS
Adolphus Ashby 1 1/12 1909 LA MS MS son
Martha L Ashby 62 mother Ala widowed **

1920 Census Alton Ashby Age: 4 4/12
Birth Year: abt 1915 Birthplace: Louisiana
Home 1920:Bayou San Miguel Sabine Louisiana White
Male Relation to Head of House: Son Single
Father Name:Adolphus Ashby Father Birthplace: Miss
Mother Name:Mattie Ashby Mother Birthplace: Miss

Alton Ashby Son Census 1930
birth: 1916 Louisiana age 14y
residence: 1930 Middle Creek, Sabine, Louisiana
father: A D Ashby mother: Mattie Ashby
other:Willie Ashby, Ollen Ashby, Mattie L Ashby,
Frances Ashby, David Ashby, Ima J Ashby

1940 Census Tract 42 Ewa Judicial District
Representative Dist 5 Honolulu, Hawaii Terr
Institution: Marine Barracks Pearl Harbor
Alton M Ashby Age: 24
Est Birth Year: abt 1916 Male white
Birthplace: Louisiana Single
Relation Head of House: Marine
Alton M Ashby 24

Alton M Ashby Sr US Public Records Index
residence: 1 Sep 1997 Blanchard, Louisiana
Phone Number (318) 929-4189
Phone Number Recorded Date 01 Sep 1997
Address 348 Daughtery
Address Blanchard, Louisiana 71009
Relatives Aline Perry Ashby, Jimmy W Ashby,
Peggy Riner Ashby, Record Number 9546103

Alton married Aline Marie Perry after 1940
had 6 children 5 sons
1Alton M Ashby Jr and wife Cristi
2Michael D Ashby and wife Lynne
3Nathan A Ashby and wife Jennie
4James W Jimmy Ashby and wife Peggy Riner
5Francis K Pete Ashby and wife Tammy
6dau Debra A Ashby mrd Greg Johnson

GY (GySgt) - Gunnery Sergeant (E-7) is the seventh highest noncommissioned officer rank in the US Marine Corps.

Alton M Ashby US Social Security Death Index
birth: 4 August 1915 Louisiana
death:8 January 2000 Blanchard​ Caddo​ Louisiana
social security number:436-38-xxxx
place of issuance:Louisiana
last residence: Blanchard Caddo Louisiana
zip code of last residence:71009
est age at death:85

Family Members




Gravesite Details GPS +32.58447,-93.88914 Double marker with wife A. Marie Ashby.





  • Maintained by: Jeremiah Johnson
  • Originally Created by: JB BERRY
  • Added: 6 Oct 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 42749488
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Alton Monroe Ashby, Sr (4 Aug 1915–8 Jan 2000), Find A Grave Memorial no. 42749488, citing Blanchard Memorial Cemetery, Blanchard, Caddo Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Jeremiah Johnson (contributor 48275355) .