About Ashbel Parsons Willard
Name: Ashbel Parsons Willard 1
Birth: 31 OCT 1820 in Vernon, Oneida, NY
Death: 4 OCT 1860 in St. Paul, MN
Note: He graduated at Hamilton College in 1842. Became a lawyer, entered into politics on the Democratic side; was elected representative to the Indiana legislature in 1852; lieutenant-governor 1853-1855; governor, 1857-1860. He was a powerful campaign speaker, a strong leader and efficient governor.
Father: Erastus Willard b: ABT. 1795 in Egremont, Berkshire, MA
Mother: Sarah Parsons
Marriage 1 Caroline C. Cook
Married: 31 MAY 1847
Title: WILLARD GENEALOGY, SEQUEL TO WILLARD MEMOIR
Author: Materials gathered by Joseph Willard and Charles Wilkes Walker, Edited and completed by Charles Henry Pope
Publication: Printed for the Willard Family Assn., Boston, MA, 1915, Murray and Emery, Kendall Sq., Cambridge, MA, Digital Edition 2001 by Richard Bingham, Oceanport, NJ
Erastus WILLARD (Simon , Simon , John , Simon , Richard , Symon , Richard , William ) was born about 1795 in Egremont, Berkshire Co., Ma.
Erastus married (1) Sarah PARSONS in Oneida Co., Ny.
They had the following children:
1280 M i Ashbel Parsons WILLARD Gov. was born on Oct 31 1820 in Vernon, Oneida Co., Ny. He died on Oct 4 1860 in St. Paul, Ramsey Co. Mi.
Ashbel married Caroline C. COOK on May 31 1847. Caroline was born in From Haddam, Middlesex Co., Ct.
Erastus married (2) Mary HOLLENBECK daughter of Michael HOLLENBECK.
Governor Ashbel P. Willard's Timeline
October 31, 1820
Vernon, Oneida, New York, United States
May 31, 1847
October 4, 1860
St. Paul, Minnesota, United States
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