Ashbel Parsons Willard (1820 - 1860)

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Birthplace: Vernon, Oneida, New York, United States
Death: Died in St. Paul, Minnesota, United States
Occupation: Lawyer ; representative to the Indiana legislature in 1852; lieutenant-governor 1853-1855; governor, 1857-1860.
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About Ashbel Parsons Willard

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ID: I26562

Name: Ashbel Parsons Willard 1

Sex: M

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

Sources:

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

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Media: Electronic

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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.

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Governor Ashbel P. Willard's Timeline

1820
October 31, 1820
Vernon, Oneida, New York, United States
1847
May 31, 1847
Age 26
United States
1860
October 4, 1860
Age 39
St. Paul, Minnesota, United States
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- 1842
Hamilton College in