Ashton


1. Job Ashton (victualler, house proprietor)

     born c.1810 Tipton, Staffordshire

     died 6/9/1876 Dudley Rd. West Bromwich

     marr. Hannah (unknown) b.c1813 Dudley, Staffordshire

 Children:

            i Sarah c1836

            ii Mary b & d c1838

            iii Selinah c1840

            iv Hannah c1842

2.         v Mary c1845

            vi Eliza c1847

            vii Joseph c1849

            viii Emma c1851

            ix Harriet c1855      


2. Mary Ashton     

    born c.1845 West Bromwich, Staffordshire

    marr. James Roberts Smith 9/12/1867 St. James  West Bromwich, Staffs.

 Children:

            i Edwin Alfred c1870

            ii Hannah c1872

            iii James R. c1873

            iv Arthur c1877

3.         v Mary Amelia 1878 West Bromwich, Staffs. 

            vi Harold Augustus c1880

            vi Emma Louisa c1884

            vii Samuel c1887


3. Mary Amelia Smith (dressmaker, boarding-house proprieter)

    born 21/4/1878 John Street West Bromwich, Staffs.

    died 25/11/1952 Austin St. Oakleigh, Vic. cremated at Springvale Crem., Vic.

    marr. 28/9/1902 Carters Green Wesleyan Chapel, W. Bromwich Staffs. John William Skidmore   

                                                                                                                                            (1878-1934) 

    migrated to Melbourne, Aust. 1912 with two sons, sister and brother-in-law 

Children:

4.         i John 1905 Coventry, Warwickshire Marr. Valdis Muriel Rogers

            ii Harold 1907-1911 Coventry, Warwickshire

            iii Leonard b1910 Coventry, Warwickshire, died 2000 Mornington, Vic.

            iv Maud b.1913 Richmond, Vic. died 1984 Glenhuntly Vic.

            v Arthur 1915 b. Coburg Vic. died 1987 Melbourne Vic.