(Nov. 30, 1783 - April 1, 1872)
Margaret M. "Peggy” Ash (b. May 15, 1792) died on January 21, 1855; John Ash lived another eighteen years. Both are buried in Liberty Cemetery in Odenville, where Rev. Thomas Newton served as pastor of the Presbyterian Church. The family donated these original grave covers to the Ashville Museum and Archives.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1817.
Location. 33° 50.023′ N, 86° 15.088′ W. Marker is in Ashville, Alabama, in St. Clair County. Marker can be reached from 8th Street, 0.1 miles south of 8th Avenue. Marker is located on the northeast side of Ashville City Hall. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 211 8th St, Ashville AL 35953, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dalco Obed Langston (within shouting distance of this marker); Assassination Site of Sgt. E. Frank Harrison (approx. ¼ mile away); The Dean / Inzer House (approx. ¼ mile away); A County Older Than The State, St. Clair (approx. 0.3 miles away); John Looney House (approx. 3½ miles away); Union United Methodist Church (approx. 5.1 miles away); Original Site of Pleasant Hill Methodist Church (approx. 7½ miles away); Battle of “Ten Islands” (approx. 11.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ashville.
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