ASHURST FAMILY LINEAGE
Assam de Asshehurst b. 1060*
Roger de Asshehurst b. 1090*
Hugh de Asshehurst b. 1120*
Thomas de Asshehurst b. 1150*
William de Asshehurst b.1180*
Ralph de Asshehurst b. 1210*
Symon de Asshehurst b. 1240*
Robert de Assehehurst b. 1270*
Richard de Assehehurst b. 1300
Sir Ade de Asshehurst b.1331*
Sir John de Ashhurst b. 1378
Rog de Ashhurst b. 1396
Rob de Ashhurst b. 1420
John de Ashhurst b. 1438
Rob de Ashhurst b. 1459
John de Ashhurst b. 1491
Will de Ashhurst b. 1517
Will de Ashhurst b. 1547
Will de Ashhurst b. 1572
____de Ashhurst b. 1600*
Will de Ashhurst b. 1630
b. ca. 1620
d. December 1, 1680
buried: St. Augustine's Watling Street, London, England
* He was a merchant in London, England.
m. ca. 1644
Sir Henry ASHURST 1st Baronet (1645-1711)----direct line
Sir William ASHURST (1647-1719)
Sir Thomas Henry ASHURST
b. September 8, 1645
d. April 13, 1711
baptized: September 14, 1645 St. Augustine's, Watling Street, London, England
will dated: December 9, 1710
will probated: May 11, 1711
He held the office of M.P. for Truro (1681-1695)
He was invested as a Knight.
He was created 1st Baronet Ashurst of Waterstock, Oxfordshire, July 21, 1688.
He was commissioner of Hackney Coaches in 1694.
He held the office of M.P. for Wilton, Wiltshire (1698-1702).
m. March 26, 1670
Honorable Dyana PAGET
*daughter of Sir William Paget, 5th Lord of Beaudesert and Lady Frances Rich
Sir Henry Ashurst 2nd Baronetd. May 17, 1732
Frances Ashurst (1695-1743) --------------married to cousin Sir William ALLEN---direct line
d. June 23, 1743
m. ca 1710
Sir William ALLEN
*son of Edmund ANGUISH and Alice ALLEN (see ALLEN lineage)
Lady Diana ALLEN -----direct line----
Sir Thomas Allen, 2nd Baronent Somerleyton, Suffolk, England b. 1711 d. August 12, 1765
Reverend Sir Ashurst Allen 3rd Baronent b. 1720= d. November 6, 1770
Lady Diana ALLEN
b. ca. 1715Somerleyton, Suffolk County, England
*Daughter ofSir William ALLEN 1st Baronet and Frances ASHURST.
Sir William Allen, 1st Bt. was the son of Edmund Anguish and Alice Allen.
He married Frances Ashurst, daughter of Sir Henry Ashurst, 1st Bt. and Hon. Dyana Paget.
He was baptised with the name of William Anguish.
In October 1696 he inherited the estate of Somerleyton from his maternal uncle, Sir Robert Allen, 2nd Bt.
He was also known as William Allen as of October 1696.
He was created 1st Baronet Allen, of Somerleyton, co. Suffolk, England on December 141699.
He held the office of M.P. for Dunwich between 1703 and 1710.
William Henry ASHURST( a cousin)
b.Ashurst, Lancashire, England
He held the office of Justice of the Court of the King's Bench (1770-1800)
He lived at Waterstock, Oxfordshire, England.
Robert ASHURST b. 1741 m. Jane CRAIG-my direct line ----
Joshua Fountain ASHURST
Judge William Henry ASHURST (1725-1790) m. Grace Whalley
b. 1741Somerleyton, Suffolk, England
d.Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky
m. 1784Wigan, Lancashire, England
d.near Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky
*The couple came to Americaca., 1770 and then following a brief stay on the East Coast they made their home in the Lexingtion, Kentuckyarea were he served as a preacher for about 30 years.
(1) Sally WAshurst b. Nov. 1, 1785
(2) Henry Ashurst b. Nov. 9, 1788---direct line---
(3) Polly Ashurst b. Dec. 18, 1791
(4) Betsy Craig Ashurst b. 1794
(5) Jane Ashurst b. Jan. 12, 1797
(6) Jacob W. Ashurst b. Sept. 12, 1799
(7) Patsy Ashurst b. Feb. 12, 1802
(8) Craig Ashurst b. Sept. 22, 1804
Henry Campbell Clay ASHURST
b. 1785 Somerset, Pulaski Co., Kentucky
d.1838 Pulaski Co., Kentucky
m. Elizabeth RICHARDSON
*Elizabeth was the daughter of General Jesse Richardson
Linda Ashurst m. ____Debard
Robert M. Ashurst (1810-1866) m. Elizabeth Bates---direct line---------
Henry Clay Ashurst (1812-1840) m. Mary Duggar
Jane Ashurst m. James Bates
Elizabeth Ashurst b. 1826 m. Samuel James
Robert M. ASHURST
b. March 3, 1810Pulaski Co., Kentucky
d, April 13, 1866
b. April 28,1806West Virginia
Lavina Jane (Jennie) Ashurst b. 1834 m. Fountain Graves
Elizabeth Josephine Ashurst b. 1836 m. William Wallace Watkins-------direct line-----------
Campbell Bates Ashurstb. 1841 m. Mary Ann Murdock
Ellen Ashurst (never married)
Wiliam Henry Ashurst (1844-1901) m. Sarah Bogard
Margaret Ashurst m. Thomas Kirkpatrick
Mary Helen Ashurst b. 1851 m. Gawn Murdock
Elizabeth Josephine ASHURST
b. May 13, 1836, Hannibal Missouri
d. 1916Kirkwood, Tehama Co., California
buried: Kirkwood Cemetery, Tehama Co., California
m. August 31, 1859 AshurstHome
Stony Creek Ranch, Glenn Co., CA
(10 miles west of Orland Glenn Co., CA)
William Wallace WATKINS
b. January 4, 1824 Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana
d.1913Kirkwood, Tehama Co., California
buried: Kirkwood Cemetery, Tehama Co., California
Lorena May Watkins (1860-1932) m. John Wesley Beauchamp
William Joseph Watkins (1865-1943) m. Nora Kimple
Katherine Jane Watkins m. Andrew Liken
Lebbaus (Libby) Watkins (1870-1870)
Harry Fountain Watkins (1873-1945) Never married
Ellen Pearl (Nelle) Watkins m. Henry Allen Walker ---direct lineage------
Charles Ashurst Watkins (1880-1913) Never married.
In possession of Ellen Pearl Watkins Walker 1963 and
given to Agnes Elizabeth Walker.