Ethel Holligan Ashby

(9 January 1861 - )
     Ethel Holligan Ashby was born on 9 January 1861 in Barbados. She was the daughter of James Alexander Ashby and Sarah O'Brien Crawford. Ethel Holligan Ashby was christened on 9 April 1863 in St Michael, Bridgetown, Barbados.

Ethelind Emma Ashby

(25 October 1859 - 1 July 1879)
     Ethelind Emma Ashby was christened on 25 October 1859 in St Thomas, Barbados. She was the daughter of Alexander Ashby and Sarah Elizabeth Bayley.
     Ethelind died on 1 July 1879 in England aged 19. July 1, at 5, Lansdown-place, Clifton, Ethelind Emma, second daughter of the late Alexander and Sarah Elizabeth Ashby, of Barbados, W.I..

Frances Cummins Ashby

(2 March 1816 - )
     Frances Cummins Ashby was christened on 2 March 1816 in St Michael, Bridgetown, Barbados. She was the daughter of Francis Ashby and Margaret Ann Garnes.
Frances Cummins Ashby married Samuel Baker on 3 August 1837 in St George's, Barbados.
     In Mary Elizabeth Ashby's will dated 10 June 1847 in St George, Barbados, Frances Cummins Ashby was named as heir.

Francis Ashby

(circa 1726 - )
     Francis Ashby was born circa 1726 in Barbados. He was the son of John Ashby and Frances M Campbell.
     In John Ashby's will dated 9 March 1732/33 in St George's, Barbados, Francis Ashby was named as heir.

Francis Ashby

(6 July 1792 - )
     Francis was a coroner, in Barbados. He was born on 6 July 1792 in St Joseph, Barbados. He was the son of Alexander Ashby and Mary Unknown (Ashby). Francis Ashby was christened on 20 August 1796 in St Joseph.
Francis Ashby married Margaret Ann Garnes on 25 March 1815 in St George's, Barbados. Francis Ashby was a slave owner on 9 May 1836 in Barbados. He had 1 slave and was paid £29/2/7 in compensation.

Children of Francis Ashby and Margaret Ann Garnes

Francis Ashby

(5 September 1852 - )
     Francis Ashby was christened on 5 September 1852 in St Phillip, Barbados. He was the son of Samuel William Ashby and Matilda Oxley.
Francis Ashby married Caroline Hutson on 7 October 1880 in St Michael, Bridgetown, Barbados.

Frederick Ashby

(June 1823 - 31 August 1847?)
     Frederick Ashby was born in June 1823 in St Michael, Bridgetown, Barbados. The Barbadian newspaper reported on June 11 1823: Birth, on Monday evening, the lady of Nathan Ashby Esq. of a son. He was the son of Nathan Ashby and Sarah Harbourn Nowell. Frederick Ashby was christened on 22 September 1823 in St Michael, Bridgetown.
     Frederick died on 31 August 1847? In Oxford Estate, St James parish, Jamaica, aged 24. On 31 August at Oxford Estate, St James, Jamaica, after a short illness, Mr Frederick Ashby, aged 24, third son of the late Nathan Ashby, esq. Collector of Customs at Falmouth & formerly of Barbados. The excellent father of the above deceased youth, an old, valued friend of ours, departed this life in Februrary last a few days after his return to Jamaica from England, whither he had been for many months in pursuit of health.
Frederick Ashby married Catherine Rogers on 25 February 1858 in Christ Church, Barbados. Which Frederick?.

Child of Frederick Ashby and Catherine Rogers

Frederick Ashby

(20 December 1858 - )
     Frederick Ashby was christened on 20 December 1858 in Christ Church, Barbados. He was the son of Frederick Ashby and Catherine Rogers.
Frederick Ashby married Mary Jane Fields on 24 August 1878 in St Michael, Bridgetown, Barbados.

Mrs Gamble [Campbell] Ashby

(circa 1740 - after December 1784)
     Mrs Gamble [Campbell] Ashby was born circa 1740.
Mrs Gamble [Campbell] Ashby married Campbell Ashby, son of John Ashby and Frances M Campbell.
     Gamble died after December 1784. In December 1784 she received a legacy from Ann Ashby, widow.

George Ashby

(before 1630 - before 11 July 1676)
     George Ashby was born before 1630 in England?. Note that the parish registers of St Philip are imperfect before 1757. A George Ashby was a mariner in 1660 sailing to Virginia and Barbados.
A John and a Thomas Ashby were sent to Barbados as indentured servants from Bristol in the 1660s. Also a William was sent to Virginia.
A Thomas & Suzan Ashby of Barbados were mentioned between 1654-63.
In 1631 there were about 4000 on the island. By 1640 the population was over 30,000. White population reached its peak in the 1640s but declined rapidly thereafter.
George Ashby married Deborah Unknown before 1649. The will of Ronald Hotton, planter of St Philips parish, 28 June 1679 mentions his wife Deborah Hotton, formerly the wife of George Ashby, & her son William Ashbye.
     George Ashby was mentioned in a deed dated 23 May 1660 in St Phillip, Barbados. Counter deed of George Ashby signed 23 May 1660: Ralph Kersey, taylor of Barbados for 1000 lbs of good muscovado sugar - rented unto George Ashby, planter, and unto John Soley/Saley, carpenter, his plantation of 8.5 acres of land in St Philip's parish with everything (`all things') thereunto belonging for seven years from the date of signature. George Ashby & John Seley are annually to pay his daughter Mary Kersey 1000 lbs for seven years. At the end of seven years, Mary Kersey was to hand back the said plantation and premises and such things as were in the Inventory. Signed Ralph X R Kersey, witnesses: Edward Eckleson, Mary X Kersey. Proved May 20 1660.
     George Ashby made a will dated 3 October 1672 in St Phillip. Will of George Ashby, planter of St Philip, being very sicke and weak in bodie but of perfecct mind ...signed Oct 3 1672. To loving son George Ashby, 6 acres of his plantation on which he now resides, adjoining the road path and one negro boy [Sanders states 3 acres & dwelling house where John Jarman now lives]; to his loving son William, son of me, the said George Ashbey, 3 acres of land with the dwelling house now occupied by Thomas Neale; daughter Deborah Ashbey, 3 acres of land and the house thereon now occupied by Henry Sellman and a negro girl, should she marry Edward Jollopp, 12 peices of sterling and no more; loving wife Deborah Ashbey the rest of estate real and personal with dwelling house, outhouses and stock of whatever kind; wife Deborah Ashby executrix, friends Rowland Hutton & John Taylor - overseers, signed George Ashbey, Witnessed by Ambrose Nile & Henry King.
His 9 acres are now part of a plantation called "Edgecombe"..
     George died before 11 July 1676 in St Phillip, Barbados.
     His will was proved on 11 July 1676.

Children of George Ashby and Deborah Unknown

George Ashby

(18 November 1651 - between 1698 and 1710)
     George Ashby was christened on 18 November 1651 in St Phillip, Barbados. He was the son of George Ashby and Deborah Unknown.
     In George Ashby's will dated 3 October 1672 in St Phillip, George Ashby was named as heir.
     George Ashby was recorded in 1679 census in St Phillip, Barbados. In the 1680 census, (taken 16 Dec 1679), George Ashby is listed owning 21 acres, 1 white servant & 9 negroes.
A George Ashby married Eleanor Scarlett 4 March 1678/9 in Jamaica.
     George Ashby and Deborah Unknown were mentioned in a deed dated 25 March 1687 in St Phillip, Barbados. Deed of George Ashby of St Philip signed 25 March 1687, entered 25 March 1693: George Ashby sold to his loving mother Deborah Hulton of St Philip, 4 negro slaves for £40. ... Deborah A Hulton, widow of the parish of St Philip, signed a deed of gift in which she bestowed the said 4 slaves to "my loving son, William Ashby". The slaves are to remain within her possession until her death, and then they are to go to Wm Ashby. The deed of gift was signed 25 March 1687 and proved 27 May 1693.
     Deborah Hulton, widow of St Philips, by a bill of sale, sets her son William Ashby, mason, over all her right title and interest with respect to 4 negroes named Jack, Betty, Little Jack & Goffie. Signed in the presence of James Hewek, Matthew Binning & John Paynter, 25 March 1687, proved 27 May 1693
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     George Ashby was mentioned in a deed dated 12 June 1689 in St Phillip, Barbados. Deed of George Ashby of St Philip signed 12 June 1689, entered 2 July 1689: George Ashby, blacksmith of St Philip, sold to John Frisell, a planter 20 acres with appurtenances, a dwelling house and appurtenances for £450. George Ashby also undertook within the 7 years and upon the reasonable request of John Frisell, his heirs, etc. to make such further deeds of conveyance in accordance with the law for the better conveying of the said bargained and sold premises. Witnessed by Christ. Webb & Robert Butler, proved 5 July 1689. George was a blacksmith, St Phillip.
     George Ashby and Deborah Unknown were mentioned in a deed dated 17 April 1690 in St Phillip, Barbados. Deed of George Ashby of St Philip, signed 17 April 1690, proved 20 March 1691: Deborah Hilton, a widow of the parish of St Philip, and the mother of George Ashby, made unto her said son all her estate by a deed of gift. In consideration of this fact, Geo Ashby undertook that she should be paid the annual sum of £12 during her life on Feb 1. Further George Ashby undertook that within a year of his mother's death that there should be paid to Elizabeth, Susannah & Deborah Peacock, the children of his (George Ashby's) sister, Deborah Peacock, the full sum of £50. For the better security of these payments, he had sold unto the said Deborah Hilton 5 negroes and 2 acres of land in the parish of St Philip bounding on the lands of the said George Ashby. Witnesses by Ambrose Niles & John Nusum.
George Ashby married Dorothy T Nusum on 5 March 1692/93 in St Phillip, Barbados. Deed of George Ashby of St Philip signed 20 Feb 1692/3 proved 7 March 1692/3, entered 26 April 1693: George Ashby of the parish of St Philip, blacksmith & planter, for the real love, good will and affection which he had toward Dorothy Nusum, and in consideration of a marriage to be solemnised between them, sets about to make competent provision for her maintenance. He therefore for 5/- paid him by Thomas Laicy, a planter of Christ Church, granted him absolutely 6 acres of land in the parish of St Philip with all appurtenances and one "negro man", and that for no other purpose than for the use and benefit of Dorothy Nusum. Witnesses Jeffrey Battely, John Nusum.
     George died between 1698 and 1710. Possibly about 1710 - see John Ashby as exector re sale of slaves.
     His will was proved circa February 1710 at Barbados. Counter deeds of John Ashby - signed 6 Feb 1710 - judgement at Court of Common Pleas against John Ashby, clerk & Wm Bannister, executors of the will of George Ashby deceased, for the sum of £22, and in addition the charges upon which judgement had been issued under the Chief Judge. 2 negro slaves named Fan & Isaac belonging to John Ashby had been levied on. These slaves had been bought to market at Charles Town, alias Oistin's Bay, and had been bought by Christopher Bryon for £23 - that being the highest bid. ... proved 13 Feb 1710 [and] deed signed 9 Feb 1710, Christopher Bryan of St Philip sold to John Ashby of St Philip 2 negro slaves named Fan & Isaac for £23.

Child of George Ashby

Children of George Ashby and Dorothy T Nusum

George Ashby

(after 1729 - before 16 June 1759)
      A George Ashby had mulatto children at Nevis between 1752 and 1762 and died at Montross, Nevis, aged 40. [Caribbeana v.1].
. George Ashby was born after 1729 in St Phillip, Barbados. He was the son of William Ashby and Mary Unknown (Ashby).
     In William Ashby's will dated 20 December 1750 in St Phillip, Barbados, George Ashby was named as heir.
     George died before 16 June 1759 in Christ Church, Barbados. He was buried on 16 June 1759 in Christ Church, Barbados. Another George Ashby was buried at St Philip March 17 1768. He was buried on 17 March 1768 in St Phillip, Barbados.

George Ashby

(circa 1723 - before 22 February 1787)
     George Ashby was born circa 1723 in St Phillip, Barbados. He was the son of Thomas Ashby and Susannah Moore.
A George Ashby had mulatto children between 1752 and 1762 when he was buried, aged 40, of Montross, at St John's, Fig Tree, Nevis.
George Ashby married Ann Unknown (Taylor) on 7 February 1760 in Barbados.
     George Ashby was mentioned in the will of Thomas Ashby dated 18 October 1760.
     George Ashby was mentioned in a deed dated March 1766 in St Phillip, Barbados. Counter deed of George Ashby of St Philip signed 11 March 1766. Elizabeth Taylor, spinster of St Philip, sold to George Ashby of the same parish 10 acres for £150. This land bounded on other land belonging to George Ashby. ... Signed in presence of Bryan Taylor and Robert Ashby jr. Proved 26 March 1766, entered 3 May 1766.
     George Ashby made a will dated 17 February 1787 in Barbados. George Ashby of St Philip, signed 17 Feb 1787: ... wife Ann Ashby to be supported by his heir and executor nephew Robert Ashby (his heir), also mentions Rachel Hunte, free negro & daughter.
     George died before 22 February 1787 in Barbados. He was buried on 22 February 1787 in St Phillip.
     His will was proved on 26 February 1787 at Barbados.

George Ashby

(10 November 1752 - )
     George Ashby was born on 10 November 1752 in Bridgetown, Barbados. He was the son of Edward Ashby and Susanna Cutting. George Ashby was christened on 15 September 1758 in Christ Church, Barbados.
George Ashby married Mary Mason on 6 May 1773 in St Michael, Bridgetown, Barbados.

Children of George Ashby and Mary Mason

George Ashby

(circa 1707 - before 16 June 1759)
      A George Ashby had mulatto children betwen 1752 and 1762 at St John's, Fig Tree, Nevis, and died at Montoss, Nevis, aged 40, buried 3 April 1762. [Caribbeana v.1].
. George Ashby was born circa 1707 in St Phillip, Barbados. He was the son of John Ashby and Elizabeth or Dorothy Wiltshire. George, John and Elizabeth was listed as a child of John Ashby in the in 1715 census in St Phillip, Barbados.
     George Ashby was mentioned in the will of John Ashby dated 9 March 1732/33.
     George died before 16 June 1759 in Christ Church, Barbados. He was buried on 16 June 1759 in Christ Church, Barbados. Another George Ashby was buried at St Philip March 17 1768. He was buried on 17 March 1768 in St Phillip, Barbados.

George Ashby

(21 October 1817 - before 1841?)
     George Ashby was christened on 21 October 1817 in St Michael, Bridgetown, Barbados. He was the son of Francis Ashby and Margaret Ann Garnes.
     George died before 1841?. He was not mentioned with his siblings in his aunt's will, but he may be the George Ashby who witnessed it. He may have already had a settlement from his aunt. He may the one who married Sarah Hollingsworth.

George Jonathan Ashby

(before 1772 - 13 September 1793)
     George Jonathan Ashby was born before 1772 in Barbados.
George Jonathan Ashby married Katherine Masline on 8 September 1792 in St Michael, Bridgetown, Barbados.
     George died on 13 September 1793 in St Michael, Bridgetown Barbados.

Child of George Jonathan Ashby and Katherine Masline

George McCollin Ashby

(29 November 1826 - 14 August 1870)
     George McCollin Ashby was christened on 29 November 1826 in St Michael, Bridgetown, Barbados. He was the son of George William Ashby and Rebecca Joanna Unknown (Ashby).
     In George William Ashby's will dated 8 April 1832 in St George's, Barbados, George McCollin Ashby was named as heir.
George McCollin Ashby married Agnes Jane Licorish on 6 December 1854 in St Michael, Bridgetown Barbados.
     In Rebecca Joanna Unknown (Ashby)'s will dated 20 August 1855 in St Michael, Bridgetown Barbados, George McCollin Ashby was named as heir.
     George died on 14 August 1870 in Stanton Estate, St Thomas parish, Jamaica, aged 43.

George Reddish Ashby

(24 October 1825 - 14 August 1870)
     George Reddish Ashby was born on 24 October 1825 in St Michael, Bridgetown, Barbados. The Barbadian newspaper dated October 28 1825 reported: On Monday last, the lady of Nathan Ashby, Esq. of a son. This was also published in the Royal Gazette of Jamaica. 12 Nov 1825 as: At Bridgetown, Barbados, on the 24th ult. the Lady of Nathan Ashby, Esq. (lately appointed Comptroller of the Customs at the port of Lucea, in this island), of a son. He was the son of Nathan Ashby and Sarah Harbourn Nowell. George Reddish Ashby was christened on 21 November 1825 in St Michael, Bridgetown Barbados.
     George died on 14 August 1870 in Stanton Estate, St Thomas parish, Jamaica, aged 44.

George Taylor Ashby

(28 December 1785 - 1791)
     George Taylor Ashby was christened on 28 December 1785 in St Phillip, Barbados. He was the son of Robert Moore Ashby and Mary Arthur.
     George died in 1791 in St Phillip, Barbados. He was buried in 1791 in St Phillip.

George Thomas Ashby

(7 September 1774 - )
     George Thomas Ashby was christened on 7 September 1774 in St Phillip, Barbados. He was the son of William Ashby and Christian Malsworth.
George Thomas Ashby married Sarah Elizabeth Unknown (Ashby).

Child of George Thomas Ashby and Sarah Elizabeth Unknown (Ashby)

George William Ashby

(17 August 1797 - circa 8 August 1832)
     George William Ashby was born on 17 August 1797 in Bridgetown, Barbados. He was the son of Samuel John Ashby and Jane Ann Riley. George William Ashby was christened on 7 October 1797 in St Michael, Bridgetown, Barbados.
George William Ashby married Rebecca Joanna Unknown (Ashby).
     In William Ashby's will dated 29 June 1820 in St Michael, Bridgetown Barbados, George William Ashby was named as heir.
     George William Ashby made a will dated 8 April 1832 in St George's, Barbados. I George William Ashby of St George being sick & weak in body ... unto my wife Rebecca Joanna all my property ... my children John Jarrott, Arthur Cadogan, George McCollin & Dorothy Rebecca at the death of my wife ...
Appoint my father Samuel John Ashby executor dated 8 April 1832, Signed George Wm Ashby, witnessed by Francis Ashby.

     George died circa 8 August 1832 in Bridgetown, Barbados. n this town, Mr George Ashby.
     His will was proved on 22 August 1832 at Barbados.

Children of George William Ashby and Rebecca Joanna Unknown (Ashby)

Henry Ashby

(25 November 1835 - before 1841?)
     Henry Ashby was christened on 25 November 1835 in St George's, Barbados. He was the son of Francis Ashby and Margaret Ann Garnes.
     Henry died before 1841?. He was not mentioned in his aunt Jane Ann's will.
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Howard Gill Ashby

(5 March 1839 - )
     Howard Gill Ashby was christened on 5 March 1839 in Christ Church, Barbados. He was the son of Alexander Ashby and Sarah Elizabeth Babb. Howard Gill Ashby was baptized on 2 March 1844 in St George's, Barbados. Howard Gill & Alexander, sons of Alexander & Sarah Elizabeth Babb Ashby, of the The Valley, planter.[Alexander] Publicly received ...having been privately baptised ... Rector of St lucy; Howard baptised by The Rev C C Gill,Rector of x church.

Ilma Kathleen Ashby

(1883 - 1972)
     Ilma Kathleen Ashby was born in 1883 in Barbados. She was the daughter of Andrew A Ashby and Annie Beatrice Bentham.
Ilma Kathleen Ashby married Estwick Ebenezer Deane.
     Ilma died in 1972 in Barbados.

James Alexander Ashby

(17 October 1830 - )
     James Alexander Ashby was also reported as having married Sarah O'Brien Crawford on 12 February 1830 in Holy Trinity, Barbados. James Alexander, 27, (son of Francis & Marg. Ann Ashby) & Sarah O'Brien Crawford. James Alexander Ashby was christened on 17 October 1830 in St George's, Barbados. He was the son of Francis Ashby and Margaret Ann Garnes.
     In Jane Ann Ashby's will dated 13 November 1841 in St George, Barbados, James Alexander Ashby was named as heir.
James Alexander Ashby married Sarah O'Brien Crawford on 12 February 1857 in St Phillip, Barbados.

Children of James Alexander Ashby and Sarah O'Brien Crawford

James Parkinson Ashby

(22 December 1864 - )
     James Parkinson Ashby was christened on 22 December 1864 in St Michael, Bridgetown, Barbados. He was the son of James Alexander Ashby and Sarah O'Brien Crawford.

Jane Ashby

(4 February 1764 - )
     Jane Ashby was christened on 4 February 1764 in St Phillip, Barbados. She was the daughter of Robert Ashby and Susanna Sisnett.
Jane Ashby married Henry Fields on 15 February 1782 in Christ Church, Barbados.

Jane Ashby

(10 August 1795 - before 13 October 1796)
     Jane Ashby was born on 10 August 1795 in St Joseph, Barbados. She was the daughter of Alexander Ashby and Mary Unknown (Ashby). Jane Ashby was christened on 20 August 1796 in St Joseph, Barbados.
     Jane died before 13 October 1796 in St John, Barbados. She was buried on 13 October 1796 in St Joseph, Barbados. Jane Ashby, aged 1 year. (St John?) Possibly also recorded at St Joseph's.

Jane Ann Ashby

(25 February 1798 - before 28 November 1845)
     Jane Ann Ashby was christened on 25 February 1798 in St Joseph, Barbados. She was the daughter of Alexander Ashby and Mary Unknown (Ashby).
     Jane Ann Ashby made a will dated 13 November 1841 in St George's, Barbados. Jane Ann Ashby of St George mentions her nephew William Francis Ashby, and nieces Eliza Georgiana Ashby, Margaret Nurse Ashby, Mary Catherine Ashby, Sarah Caroline Ashby & Sophia Harriett Ashby ... all my property ... 2 acres 3 perches of land in St George abutting lands of Mary Elizabeth Ashby, Chrystotom Lewish and of lands of John Henry Nurse. She mentions her brother Francis Ashby and his wife Margaret Ann Ashby and her afsd nieces, her two nephews James Alexander Ashby & Samuel Ashby, during the years of their minority ... her nephew William Francis Ashby. Her executors were her brother Francis Ashby and nephews Thomas Ashby & William Francis Ashby. Signed on the 13 November 1841, witnessed by George Ashby & Catherine Ashby. She added a codicil to her will on 4 April 1842. There was a codicil dated 4 April 1842 re land with a baker shop and it was witnessed by George & Catherine Ashby.
     Jane died before 28 November 1845.
     Her will was proved on 28 November 1845 at Barbados.