George Washington Ash

Male 1873 - 1962  (89 years)


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  • Name George Washington Ash 
    Born 22 Jan 1873 
    Gender Male 
    Died 9 Feb 1962 
    • From Find a Grave Memorial 17926342
      George Washington Ash died Friday Morning at Pershing Hospital.

      Services were held at 2 o'clock this afternoon at the Hill Funeral Hoe by the Rev. Kenneth Kelley, with burial in the Meadville Cemetery.

      Born Jan. 22, 1873 in Carroll County Arkansas, he was the son of Jacob and Ellen Ash. In 1892 he married Isabella Brake. She died April 26, 1942.

      They were the parents of eight children, three sons preceding him in death. Those surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Bertha Swihart, Marceline and Mrs. Elsie Swihart, Chicago; three sons, Wesley, of Coram, N. Y., Vernon of Chicago, and Robert of Waukegan, ILL.

      On Feb. 10, 1961 he married Clara E. Griffeth, who survives at the home, 402 South Caldwell.

      Also surviving are a sister, Mrs. Mildred Chasteen, Grapevine, Tex; eight stepchildren, Mrs. Florence Wells, Mooresville, Mrs. Daisy Hunter, Barry, Illl, Mrs. Alice Reed, St. Louis, Mrs. Flossie Bosert, St. Louis, Mrs. Doris Lowery, New York, Mrs. Opal Whisenend, Kansas City, Lee Griffeth, Linneus, and Clarence Griffith, Chillicothe, and 22 grandchildren, and 41 great -grandchildren, several great, great grandchildren and also a number of great, great, great-grandchildren. In addition to his 13 step grandchildren and 14 great-step grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

      No source listed, copy of newspaper page only, assuming Brookfield Daily News Bulletin, Date of death February 9, 1962
    Person ID I4592  Bratt Family Tree
    Last Modified 20 May 2016 

    Family 1 Isabel Brake,   b. Feb 1873,   d. 26 Apr 1942  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Children 
     1. Albert Ash
     2. Louis Jacob Ash
     3. Wesley Daniel Ash
     4. vernon Lee Ash
     5. Hugh Alonzo Ash
    +6. Bertha Ann Ash,   b. Mar 1897, Carroll County, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1987, Chillicothe, Livingston County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 89 years)
    +7. Elsie Etta Ash,   b. 22 Apr 1907,   d. 26 Dec 1978  (Age 71 years)
    Last Modified 20 May 2016 
    Family ID F1728  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Rhoda Winford Stoker,   b. 13 Nov 1890, Independence, Montgomery, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1960, Brookfield, Linn, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Last Modified 20 May 2016 
    Family ID F1736  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Clara Elma Moore 
    Last Modified 20 May 2016 
    Family ID F1737  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart