Gilbert Dewey Ashley

FatherJustin Ashley (1832-)
MotherHarriet A Dewey (c 1830-)
Gilbert Dewey Ashley, son of Justin Ashley and Harriet A Dewey, was born on 17 May 1860.1
     In 1860 he was living in SpringfieldG and was recorded as Gilbert Ashley, aged one month and born in Massachusetts. He was living with his parents Justin and Harriet in the household of Justin's parents Noah and Clarissa.2

 Notes & Citations

  1. Adelbert M Dewey, Life of George Dewey, Rear Admiral, U.S.N., and Dewey Family History, Dewey Publishing Company, Westfield, MA (1898), digital image,, pp767–8, "6953. Harriet A. [Dewey, d. Timothy Dewey & Clarissa Sacket], b. about 1830; was adopted by her relative, Winthrop P. Weller, of Westfield; there m. May 16, 1858, Justin Ashley, son of Noah Pease and Clarissa Bagg (Sackett), b. April 8, 1832, at Springfield, Mass.; was a carpenter at Stratford, Conn., and had Gilbert Dewey, b. May 17, 1860; who was unm. and employed in New Haven, Conn., in 1898."
  2. 1860 United States Federal Census, Page 374, FHL film 803503
    Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Ashley, Noah P, 52, farmer, real estate $2000, personal estate $150, b. MA
    Ashley, Clarrissa, 48, b. MA
    Ashley, Justin, 28, sash & blind maker, personal estate $100, b. MA
    Ashley, Joseph, 16, b. MA
    Ashley, Harriet, 21, b. MA
    Ashley, Gilbert, 1/12, b. MA.
Sackett line7th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited11 Jun 2022

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