William Jackson Ashby (1860 - 1928)

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Birthplace: Stafford, VA, USA
Death: Died in Independent Hill, Prince William County, VA, USA
Occupation: Jailer
Managed by: Tony Fleming
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About William Jackson Ashby

William was the jailer at Manassas, VA in 1919. He was a farmer in the 1900 and 1910 censuses. In those censuses, William and Elizabeth say they've had 2 children and 1 is living (daughter Lilla).

By the 1920 census, they were living with Lilla and George Crabtree in Cedar Run, Fauquier Co., Virginia. The occupation of both is listed as "none" in that census. Elizabeth was living on her own again as a widow, in Coles District, by the 1930 census, William having passed away in 1928.

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William Ashby's Timeline

July, 1860
Stafford, VA, USA

Source: 1900 Census

August 17, 1870
Age 10
Stafford, VA, USA

Living in Rock Hill, Stafford County, VA according to 1870 census

February 4, 1883
Age 22
Prince William, Virginia, United States

Source: Prince William County Courthouse Marriages, Book 1, page 19.

August 10, 1893
Age 33
Independent Hill, Prince William, VA
September 29, 1898
Age 38
July 1, 1928
Age 68
Independent Hill, Prince William County, VA, USA
Prince William County, VA
Independent Hill, Prince William, VA