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Elizabeth Catherine Ashcraft (Schuman)

Birthdate: (68)
Birthplace: Mt. Vernon, Knox, Virginia, United States
Death: 1824 (68)
Mt. Vernon, Knox, Ohio (burned to death when the yarn she was spinning for wool caught fire )
Place of Burial: Broomstick Cemetery Coshocton., Ohio
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Adam Schuman and Elizabeth unknown
Wife of Daniel B Ashcraft
Mother of Mary Ashcraft; Eliza Ashcraft; Rachel Ashcraft; Johathon Ashcraft; Jacob Ashcraft and 7 others

Managed by: Judith "Judi" Elaine (McKee) Burns
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About Elizabeth Catherine Ashcraft

Shuman, Elizabeth Catherine of Fayette co., Pa. b. 1756 d. 1824 Mt. Vernon, Knox co., Oh. buried Broomstick Cemetery Coshocton co., Oh. d/o George Shuman; 

from - Martha Ashcraft Neal, Ashcraft Family Descendants of Daniel, The, 1994, Gateway Press Inc. Baltimore, Md., pg. 199-201, , Library of Congress # 94-77682.

It is stated that "Daniel married a German girl, Elizabeth Shuman, daughter of George Shuman about 1764. It was noted that daniel was single in 1797 and 1799. Elizabeth was a few years older the daniel ...

She is listed as elizabeth catherine in this book

A foot note statesRegister of Mt. Zion church Records. Carroll co. md. Ellis & Evans. History of Lancaster Co, 1883 N.b. Elizabeth had a brother Adam who married elizabeth kurtz this couple had a daughter elizabeth Ann 1793. Adam's father was Georeg Shyuman, therefore it was deducted that elizabeth (Catherine?0 shuman Ashcraft's was too


An Elizabeth Shuman, aka Catharine Elizabeth, born about 1765, died about 1824, married about 1785 in Georges Twp, Fayette Co, PA Daniel B. Ashcraft, born 1761 Sleep Hollow, Berkeley Co, (W)VA. Daniel was the son of Ichabod Ashcraft, on whose property the Ashcraft Fort was built. They lived in Georges Township until moving in 1808 to Pike Twp, Coshocton Co, OH. He died in 1824 at Mt Vernon. She is the right age, and in the right location, to be a sister to John


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Elizabeth Catherine Ashcraft's Timeline

Mt. Vernon, Knox, Virginia, United States
Age 29
Age 31
June 10, 1790
Age 34
Fayette, Pennsylvania
October 5, 1792
Age 36
Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States
March 3, 1793
Age 37
Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States
February 4, 1796
Age 40
April 3, 1799
Age 43
Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States
August 27, 1800
Age 44
Georges Twp., Fayette, Pennsylvania