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ASH Adelbert Elmer

ASH Adelbert Elmer

Male 1874 - 1954  (79 years)

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  • Name ASH Adelbert Elmer 
    Nickname Delbert 
    Born 11 Jul 1874  Colorado City, CO Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    • Adelbert E. Ash is buried in Walnut Hill cemetery with his second wife Nellie Myrtle. Kingman, KS. Cemetery records from Walnut Hill give a birth date of 1876.
    Gender Male 
    Census 1900  Precinct 26, Teller, CO Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • In 1900 Adelbert Ash was living in Teller, CO with his first wife Nora and son Ralph.
    Misc 21 Nov 1902  Colorado City, CO Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    recived $79.24 from the estate of his grandfather William Fitzgerell 
    Census 1910  Sterling, CO Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • In 1880,Adelbert A. Ash is living in Sterling ward one, Logan Co., CO with his first wife Nora Maud mother of Ralph and Clyde.
    Residence Jul 1912  Larned, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Arrived in Larned, KS to take a job with the Tiller and Toiler Newspaper 
    Occupation 19 Jun 1915  Kingman, Kingman, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9, 10
    Photograph Studio 
    • Many of the Ash photos associated with this information were taken at the Ash Studios in Kingman, KS.
    WWI Sep 1918  Kingman KS Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • On Adelbert E. Ash draft registration card it list a disability of the left leg, below the knee. Adelbert's granddaughter reports Adelbert left foot was run over by a train. This injury was on going and he had multiple surgeries to remove parts of his left leg.
    Physical Description 12 Sep 1918  Kingman, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    on his WW I registration card as tall, medium build, brown hair and blue eyse 
    Census 1920  Kingman KS Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    • Adelbert Ash was listed in the 1920 census as Debert Ash. He was living in Kingman, KS with his second wife Myrtle N, son Ralph Ash and step daughter Marcelyn.
    Census 1930  Kingman KS Find all individuals with events at this location  [13, 14
    • In 1930 Adelbert was still living in Kingman, KS owner of Ash photography studio. He was living with his second wife Nora M.
    Died 12 Jan 1954  Kingman KS Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    • Cemetery records of Walnut Hill cemetery in Kingman, KS list a death date of January 12, 1954.
    Buried 14 Jan 1954  Walnut Hill Cemetery, Kingman KS Find all individuals with events at this location  [15, 16
    Notes 
    • WW I Draft Registration Card

      Adelbert Elmer Ash
      July 11, 1874
      Photographer
      Tall
      Medium build
      Blue eyes
      Brown hair

      Injured left leg, below the knee

      WW I Draft Registration Card

      Adelbert Elmer Ash
      July 11, 1874
      Photographer
      Tall
      Medium build
      Blue eyes
      Brown hair

      Injured left leg, below the knee
    Person ID I25  Ash
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2017 

    Father ASH John Wesley,   b. 9 Jan 1836, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 1897, Colorado Springs (Old Colorado City), CO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother FITZJERRELL Tabitha A.,   b. 11 Jan 1843,   d. 18 Feb 1884, Colorado Springs (Old Colorado City), CO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years) 
    Married 13 Sep 1860  Montgomery County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [17, 18, 19
    • Record can be found Montgomery Co IL Fi9lm #1315683-1315686

      License was obtained on September 11, marriage took place on the 13th.
    Family ID F12  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 COLBERT Nora Maud,   b. 18 Mar 1876, Keokuk, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1910, Denver, Denver, CO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)  [20
    Married 18 Sep 1895  Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [21
    • Family history gives Nora as the mother of Ralph A. and Clyde Ash. Nora died in 1910 when the boys were young. She is listed in 1910 as the mother and a photo of the family in Sterling Co. further documents Nora being the birth mother. Adelbert remarried in Kansas a few years later.
    Children 
     1. ASH Ralph Adelbert,   b. 10 Dec 1897, Colorado City, CO Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1981, Sedalia, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     2. ASH Clyde Adelbert,   b. 1 May 1901, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1974, Kansas City, Jackson County, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    Last Modified 26 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F11  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 GREGORY Nellie Myrtle,   b. 2 May 1871, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1962  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 1 Jan 1914  Wichita, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [22, 23
    Address:
    Home of Rev. A.M. Brodie 
    • Myrtle was Adelbert's second wife. He had no children with Myrtle.
    Last Modified 26 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F13  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Adelbert Ash
    Adelbert Ash
    Taken about 1950 in Kingman, KS
    Adelbert Ash family
    Adelbert Ash family
    At home in Sterling, Colorado

    Left to Right: Nora, Clyde, Ralph, Adelbert.
    Adelbert E. Ash
    Adelbert E. Ash
    Adelbert as a child, taken in Colorado
    Three generations of the Ash family.
    Three generations of the Ash family.
    Adelbert, Ralph and Mary Lou Ash
    Adelbert and Mary Lou Ash
    Adelbert and Mary Lou Ash
    Moscelyn Cline Day and Adelbert Ash
    Moscelyn Cline Day and Adelbert Ash
    Adelbert was stepfather to Moscelyn

    Photo was taken at Adelbert Ash Photography Studio

    Documents
    Ash-Colbert Wedding Announcement
    Ash-Colbert Wedding Announcement
    News Item about Adelbert Ash and Nora Colbert Wedding
    Colorado City Iris
    September 21, 1895
    Page 4:3
    Adelbert Elmer Ash Obituary
    Adelbert Elmer Ash Obituary
    Adelbert Elmer Ash Obituary
    Cline-Ash Marriage
    Cline-Ash Marriage
    Marriage announcement of Adelbert E. Ash and Nellie Myrtle Gregory-Cline-Ash
    Tiller and Toiler Larned, Kansas Jan 9, 1914 page 3
    Adelbert Ash moves to Larned, KS
    Adelbert Ash moves to Larned, KS
    Adelbert Ash moves to Larned, KS
    Adelbert Ash Photograph Studio
    Adelbert Ash Photograph Studio
    Adelbert Ash Photograph Studio, opening and details

  • Sources 
    1. [S17] WWI Draft Registration Card, Roll 1643585 (Reliability: 3).
      List birth date as July 11, 1874

      Occupation: Photographer

      Middle name: Elmer

      Height: Tall
      Build: Medium
      Eyes: Blue
      Hair: Brown

      Physical disability: Let leg between knee and ankle

      Filed: September 12, 1918

    2. [S46] Walnut Hill Cemetery List, 080-015-01/03 (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S395] Obituary-Adelbert E. Ash, Obituary; Unknown; Unknown; Original document held by R. Behen, obituary is a cliping but most likely from athe newspaper in Kingman, Kansas.

    4. [S49] 1900 Teller, CO, Year: 1900; Census Place: Precinct 26, Teller, Colorado; Roll: T623 129; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 124. (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S63] William Fitzgerell will settlement (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S25] 1910 Sterling, Logan Co., CO, Year: 1910; Census Place: Sterling Ward 1, Logan, Colorado; Roll: T624_122; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 245; Image: 682. (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S463] News Item-Tiller and Toiler Larned Kansas, A.E. Ash; Announcement; 26 July 1912; Arrival in Larned, KS; Internet; 2017; Newspapers.com.

    8. [S47] Interview with grandaughter (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S26] 1920 Kingman, KS (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S464] News Item-The Leader Courier, Kingman KS, To open a new photograph gallary; Announcement; June 18, 1915 Page 1; Start date of studio; Internet; 2017; Newspapers.com.

    11. [S17] WWI Draft Registration Card (Reliability: 3).

    12. [S26] 1920 Kingman, KS, Year: 1920;Census Place: Kingman, Kingman, Kansas; Roll: T625_536; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 103; Image: 159. (Reliability: 3).
      Delbert
      Myrtle N
      Ralph
      Marcelyn

    13. [S48] 1930 Kingman, KS, Year: 1930; Census Place: Kingman, Kingman, Kansas; Roll: 705; Page: 16A; Enumeration District: 16; Image: 1020.0. (Reliability: 3).

    14. [S48] 1930 Kingman, KS, Year: 1930; Census Place: Kingman, Kingman, Kansas; Roll: 705; Page: 16A; Enumeration District: 16; Image: 1020.0. (Reliability: 3).

    15. [S46] Walnut Hill Cemetery List (Reliability: 2).

    16. [S286] Funeral Card (Reliability: 2).

    17. [S21] Marriage register, Montgomery Co., IL, Film #1315683-1315686 (Reliability: 3).
      Name: Tabitha A. Fitzgerald
      Gender: Female
      Spouse Name: John W. Ash
      Marriage Date: Sep 13, 1860
      Marriage county: Montgomery

    18. [S58] History of Bond and Montgomery Co., IL (Reliability: 2).

    19. [S79] Marriage lisense-John W. and Tabitha (Reliability: 3).

    20. [S4] Social Securtiy Death Index Robert E Behen.

    21. [S54] Death Certificate-Nora Ash (Reliability: 3).

    22. [S15] Ancestral File-Coffey/Behen/Ash (Reliability: 2).

    23. [S463] News Item-Tiller and Toiler Larned Kansas, Cline-Ash; Marriage Announcement; 9 January 1914; Name, date, place of marriage; Internet; 2017; Newspapers.com.