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Ashley Genealogy & History

Ashley is a locational English surname derived from pre-7th century Old English "aesc" (ash tree) and "leah" (meadow). Springing up in many places simultaneously, the surname was simply bestowed upon local landowners who had previously lived in the parishes called Ashley, generally known for their pastures and ash trees. In Ashley family history, the ancient family seat was in Cheshire, with other Ashley families found in Kent, Wiltshire, Staffordshire, Cambridge, and Northamptonshire. The first recorded Ashley was Walter de Esselega in 1162 in Gloucestershire. In America, Ashley genealogy dates back to the first permanent English settlement in Jamestown, Virginia, in 1624.


Ashley Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Aaron Ashley-- --, 1902October ,1967OH
B Charlene Ashley-- --, 1925October 7,2008KS
C Edward Ashley-- --, 1934October 16,2006IA
Daisy Ashley-- --, 1889July ,1986MA

Ashley Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Eadom Ashley-- --, 1947February 24,1988Brunswick,GA
Fad Ashley-- --, 1925January 14,2007Heflin,LA
Gabriel Ashley-- --, 1907August 25,1990Kew Gardens,NY
Hal Ashley-- --, 1910June ,1977Monroe,LA

Ashley Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Lonnie AshleyBessie MorrisOctober 9,1933Wake, NC
Kemp AshleyRuby RambeauJune 7,1941Wake, NC
Jay AshleyMollie JonesJune 29,1946Wake, NC
Martin AshleyNatasha LongOctober 12,1996Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Ashley

821st: Proctor822nd: Carney
823rd: Maloney824th: Goldman
825th: Spears826th: Snider
827th: Donahue828th: Holden
829th: Pearce830th: Valentine

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