Nathan Lewis Ashby

(19 November 1801 - )
     Nathan Lewis Ashby was christened on 19 November 1801 in St Michael, Bridgetown, Barbados. He was the son of George Ashby and Mary Mason.

Patriarch Ashby

Children of Patriarch Ashby

Richard Ashby

(before 1655 - )
     Richard Ashby married Margaret Reeves. Richard Ashby was born before 1655. He witnessed the will of Peter Hunt on 4 January 1674/75 in St George's, Barbados. Richard witnessed the will of Peter Hunt, of St George's parish. He witnessed the will of Teage Honan on 7 June 1679 in St George, Barbados.
     Richard Ashby was mentioned in a deed dated 20 June 1681 in St George, Barbados. Deed of Richard & Margaret Ashby signed 20 June 1681 - Richard & Margaret Ashby of the parish of St George Barbados, sold to Robert Park of St George 1/2 acre of land for £8. The boundaries on the land of private people are given in the deed. Should the heirs of Richard Ashby ever give trouble to the heirs of Robert Park, they are to pay them £16. Witnesses: Ralfe R Raine, George Sadleir & William Bradhewise. Proved 1 July 1681.
     Richard died in Barbados.

Robert Ashby

(before 1745 - )
     A Robert Taylor Ashby, son of Robert Ashby was buried in 1791 - the dates have been torn from original.. Robert Ashby was born before 1745 in St Phillip, Barbados. He was mentioned as son of Thomas in his grandfather's will 1760.. He was the son of Thomas Ashby and Sarah Unknown (Ashby).
     Robert Ashby was mentioned in the will of Thomas Ashby dated 18 October 1760.
     In George Ashby's will dated 17 February 1787 in Barbados, Robert Ashby was named as executor of the estate.

Robert Ashby

(before 1727 - )
     Robert Ashby was born before 1727 in St Phillip, Barbados. He was the son of Thomas Ashby and Susannah Moore.
     Robert Ashby married Susanna Sisnett on 11 February 1747/48 in St Phillip, Barbados.
     Robert Ashby was mentioned in the will of Thomas Ashby dated 18 October 1760.
     A Robert Ashby jr. witnessed deed between Elizabeth Taylor and George Ashby of St Philip 11 Mar 1766, his son Robert would be too young.

Children of Robert Ashby and Susanna Sisnett

Robert Cooper Ashby

(29 June 1776 - before 30 October 1839)
     Robert Cooper Ashby was born on 29 June 1776 in Bridgetown, Barbados. He was the son of Robert Moore Ashby and Mary Arthur. Robert Cooper Ashby was christened on 15 December 1776 in Christ Church.
     Robert Cooper Ashby had a long term relationship with Mary Ann Burke from circa 1795 in Barbados.
     Robert Cooper Ashby had a long term relationship with Mary Ann Ashby. See Andrea Stuart's book for details of this family. He also had 4 known children by another slave Sukey Ann. Robert Cooper Ashby was a slave owner between 1834 and 1836 in Barbados. He made 3 claims for compensation and was granted £4,293/12/5 for 217 slaves, £116/10/4 for 6 slaves and £691/6/7 for 34 slaves.
     Robert Cooper Ashby made a will dated 4 November 1837 in Christ Church, Barbados. I Robert Cooper Ashby of Christ Church... I give & devise unto Samule Brewster Ashby, son of Elizabeth Brewster, a free coloured woman and his heirs ... 'property' called 'Rural Felicity" in Christ Church and 6 acres adjoining ... forming part of my plantation called 'Burkes' ... until 21 ... The rest of my property 'Burke's' to be kept for 5 years intact then divided into 11 parts ... 3 parts to Mary Ann Ashby, free coloured woman, Robert Henry Ashby, free coloured man, Alice Christian Ashby, free coloured woman, to be equally divided between them. The remaining 8 parts to Elizabeth Mary Ashby, Margaret Ann Ashby, Thomas Cooper Ashby, Arabella Ann Ashby, William Armstrong Ashby, Caroline Kryzia Ashby, Alexander Lindsay Ashby, John George Ashby, free persons of colour, for their support, maintenance and education at the discretion of my executors. Executors: Robert Henry Ashby & Mary Ann Ashby. Witnessed by Samuel Husbands, Thomas William Eversley, William C Millard. He added a codicil to his will on 12 December 1838?. It stated that he has since purchased from John Randall Phillips Esq. land called Brettons....
     Robert died before 30 October 1839 in Barbados. In the 1839 Index to Plantation Owners, Robert Cooper Ashby is mentioned as manager for both Britton's & Burke's Estates in 1839, and as deceased for Burke's in 1846.
     His will was proved on 30 October 1839 at Barbados.

Child of Robert Cooper Ashby and Mary Ann Burke

Children of Robert Cooper Ashby and Mary Ann Ashby

Child of Robert Cooper Ashby and Elizabeth Brewster

Robert Cooper Ashby

(19 March 1857 - )
     Robert Cooper Ashby was christened on 19 March 1857 in Christ Church, Barbados. He was the son of Samuel Brewster Ashby and Anna Maria Carrington.

Robert Henry Ashby

(say 1800 - )
     Robert Henry Ashby was born say 1800. He was the son of Robert Cooper Ashby and Mary Ann Ashby.
     In Robert Cooper Ashby's will dated 4 November 1837 in Christ Church, Barbados, Robert Henry Ashby was named as heir; I Robert Cooper Ashby of Christ Church... I give & devise unto Samule Brewster Ashby, son of Elizabeth Brewster, a free coloured woman and his heirs ... 'property' called 'Rural Felicity" in Christ Church and 6 acres adjoining ... forming part of my plantation called 'Burkes' ... until 21 ... The rest of my property 'Burke's' to be kept for 5 years intact then divided into 11 parts ... 3 parts to Mary Ann Ashby, free coloured woman, Robert Henry Ashby, free coloured man, Alice Christian Ashby, free coloured woman, to be equally divided between them. The remaining 8 parts to Elizabeth Mary Ashby, Margaret Ann Ashby, Thomas Cooper Ashby, Arabella Ann Ashby, William Armstrong Ashby, Caroline Kryzia Ashby, Alexander Lindsay Ashby, John George Ashby, free persons of colour, for their support, maintenance and education at the discretion of my executors. Executors: Robert Henry Ashby & Mary Ann Ashby. Witnessed by Samuel Husbands, Thomas William Eversley, William C Millard.
     In John George Ashby's will dated 30 August 1855 in Christ Church, Barbados, Robert Henry Ashby was named as heir; John George Ashby of Christ Church, Esq. mentions his brothers & sisters: Robert Henry Ashby, Thomas Cooper Ashby, William Armstrong Ashby, Alice Christian Ashby, Elizabeth Mary Valverde, Margaret Ann Thomas, Arabella Ann Bentham.

Robert Moore Ashby

(26 December 1759 - )
     Robert Moore Ashby was born in 1745. He was christened on 26 December 1759 in St Phillip, Barbados. He was the son of Robert Ashby and Susanna Sisnett.
     Robert Moore Ashby married Mary Arthur on 24 December 1774 in Christ Church, Barbados.

Children of Robert Moore Ashby and Mary Arthur

Samuel Ashby

     Received Power of Attorney in June 1659 with William Ashby.

Samuel Augustus Ashby

(before 13 November 1841 - )
     Samuel Augustus Ashby was born before 13 November 1841 in St George's, Barbados. He was named in his aunt Jane Ann's will.
     In Jane Ann Ashby's will dated 13 November 1841 in St George, Barbados, Samuel Augustus Ashby was named as heir; 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. He was the son of Francis Ashby and Margaret Ann Garnes. Samuel Augustus Ashby was christened on 1 October 1842 in St George, Barbados.

Samuel Brewster Ashby

(19 November 1826 - )
     Samuel Brewster Ashby was christened on 19 November 1826 in Christ Church, Barbados. He was the son of Robert Cooper Ashby and Elizabeth Brewster.
     In Robert Cooper Ashby's will dated 4 November 1837 in Christ Church, Barbados, Samuel Brewster Ashby was named as heir. He inherited 'Rural Felicity' from his father; I Robert Cooper Ashby of Christ Church... I give & devise unto Samule Brewster Ashby, son of Elizabeth Brewster, a free coloured woman and his heirs ... 'property' called 'Rural Felicity" in Christ Church and 6 acres adjoining ... forming part of my plantation called 'Burkes' ... until 21 ... The rest of my property 'Burke's' to be kept for 5 years intact then divided into 11 parts ... 3 parts to Mary Ann Ashby, free coloured woman, Robert Henry Ashby, free coloured man, Alice Christian Ashby, free coloured woman, to be equally divided between them. The remaining 8 parts to Elizabeth Mary Ashby, Margaret Ann Ashby, Thomas Cooper Ashby, Arabella Ann Ashby, William Armstrong Ashby, Caroline Kryzia Ashby, Alexander Lindsay Ashby, John George Ashby, free persons of colour, for their support, maintenance and education at the discretion of my executors. Executors: Robert Henry Ashby & Mary Ann Ashby. Witnessed by Samuel Husbands, Thomas William Eversley, William C Millard.
     Samuel Brewster Ashby married Anna Maria Carrington on 10 June 1852 in Christ Church, Barbados.

Child of Samuel Brewster Ashby and Anna Maria Carrington

Samuel John Ashby

(before 1770 - )
     Samuel John Ashby was born before 1770 in Barbados. He was the brother of George Jona.. He was the son of Patriarch Ashby.
     Samuel John Ashby married Elizabeth Unknown (Ashby) circa 1790 in Barbados.
     Samuel John Ashby married Jane Ann Riley on 7 August 1794 in St Joseph, Barbados.
     Samuel John Ashby married Mary Gibson on 8 June 1811 in St Michael, Bridgetown, Barbados.
On 17 June 1818 Samuel John Ashby sold property in St Michael, Bridgetown Barbados. Sold to John Luccors? The land may have been part of Ivy's plantation. It was bounded on the north and west by John Cuttings. He was a slave owner in 1834. He owned 13 slaves in Barbados and was listed next to Nathan Ashby with 20 slaves. He was a slave owner in April 1836 in Barbados. Barbados 2363 Claim Details & Associated Individuals 11th Apr 1836. 1 Enslaved ; Samuel J Ashby awarded £7 15S 4D. Parliamentary Papers p. 184.
#2464 18th Apr 1836 | 17 Enslaved; awarded| £332 2S 5D.

Children of Samuel John Ashby and Elizabeth Unknown (Ashby)

Children of Samuel John Ashby and Jane Ann Riley

Children of Samuel John Ashby and Mary Gibson

Samuel William Ashby

(before 1840 - )
     Samuel William Ashby married Lydia Unknown (Ashby).
     Samuel William Ashby married Matilda Oxley. Samuel William Ashby was born before 1840.

Children of Samuel William Ashby and Matilda Oxley

Child of Samuel William Ashby and Lydia Unknown (Ashby)

Sarah Ashby

(25 May 1814 - )
     Antigua weekly reporter: Nov 19, At Montego Bay, Jamaica, on 2 NOv by Rev William N Ashby of Church Missinary Society, L F M Kinnon, Esq of Vere to Sarah, aledest daughter of Nathan Ashby edw. acing collector of Customs, Montego Bay Extractsf from The Barbadian XVII 1839 BNHS v. 8 p. 173. Sarah Ashby was christened on 25 May 1814 in St Michael, Bridgetown, Barbados. She was the daughter of Nathan Ashby and Sarah Harbourn Nowell.

Sarah Alexandra Ashby

(28 November 1868 - )
     Sarah Alexandra Ashby was christened on 28 November 1868 in St Michael, Bridgetown, Barbados. She was the daughter of James Alexander Ashby and Sarah O'Brien Crawford.

Sarah Ann Ashby

(before 1855 - )
     Sarah Ann Ashby was born before 1855 in Barbados. She was the daughter of John Jarrott Ashby.

Sarah Caroline Ashby

(25 November 1835 - )
     Sarah Caroline Ashby was christened on 25 November 1835 in St George's, Barbados. She was the daughter of Francis Ashby and Margaret Ann Garnes.
     In Jane Ann Ashby's will dated 13 November 1841 in St George, Barbados, Sarah Caroline Ashby was named as heir; 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.

Sarah Jane Ashby

(2 April 1793 - )
     Sarah Jane Ashby was born on 2 April 1793 in Bridgetown, Barbados. She was the daughter of George Jonathan Ashby and Katherine Masline. Sarah Jane Ashby was christened on 22 July 1793 in St Michael, Bridgetown, Barbados.

son Ashby

(21 October 1757 - )
     Son Ashby was christened on 21 October 1757 in St Phillip, Barbados. He was the son of Edward Ashby and Susanna Cutting.

Sophia Harriet Ashby

(4 June 1837 - )
     Sophia Harriet Ashby was christened on 4 June 1837 in St George's, Barbados. She was the daughter of Francis Ashby and Margaret Ann Garnes.
     In Jane Ann Ashby's will dated 13 November 1841 in St George, Barbados, Sophia Harriet Ashby was named as heir; 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.
     Sophia Harriet Ashby married William Robert Worme on 4 August 1864 in Christ Church, Barbados. Celia Vaughan of Lakewood, CA descends from this union.

Child of Sophia Harriet Ashby and William Robert Worme

Stephen Ashby

(12 January 1794 - before 13 October 1794)
     Stephen Ashby was born on 12 January 1794 in Bridgetown, Barbados. Jany 12th 1794 This morning at nine o'clock Stephen Ashby son of John Lewis & Margt Reba Ashby his wife, was born.. He was the son of John Lewis Ashby and Margaret Rebecca Vodry. Stephen Ashby was christened on 3 February 1794 in St Michael, Bridgetown, Barbados.
     Stephen died before 13 October 1794 in Bridgetown, Barbados. He was buried on 13 October 1794 in St Michael, Bridgetown.

Stephen Ashby

(14 August 1756 - )
     Stephen Ashby was born on 14 August 1756 in Bridgetown, Barbados. He was the son of Edward Ashby and Susanna Cutting. Stephen Ashby was christened on 15 September 1758 in Christ Church, Barbados.

Susanna Ashby

(6 December 1755 - )
     Susanna Ashby was born on 6 December 1755 in Bridgetown, Barbados. She was the daughter of Edward Ashby and Susanna Cutting. Susanna Ashby was christened on 15 September 1758 in Christ Church, Barbados.
     Susanna Ashby married James Fields on 25 September 1776 in St Phillip, Barbados.

Susanna Ashby

(7 February 1778 - )
     Susanna Ashby was born on 7 February 1778 in Bridgetown, Barbados. She was the daughter of George Ashby and Mary Mason. Susanna Ashby was christened on 23 November 1780 in St Michael, Barbados.
     Susanna Ashby married Michael Harvey Peter William d'Egville on 8 June 1794 in St Michael, Barbados.

Child of Susanna Ashby and Michael Harvey Peter William d'Egville

Susannah Ashby

(23 December 1785 - before 10 April 1789)
     Susannah Ashby was born on 23 December 1785 in Bridgetown, Barbados. The family bible shows: December 23rd 1785 Susanah Ashby. Daughter of Margt Rebecca & Jno Lewis Ashby was born at half past eleven o'clock p.m.. She was the daughter of John Lewis Ashby and Margaret Rebecca Vodry. Susannah Ashby was christened on 21 January 1786 in Christ Church, Barbados.
     Susannah died before 10 April 1789 in Bridgetown, Barbados. She was buried on 10 April 1789 in St Michael, Bridgetown.

Tempest C Ashby

( - before 11 August 1814)
     Tempest died before 11 August 1814 in St Michael, Bridgetown, Barbados. She was buried on 11 August 1814 in St Michael, Bridgetown.

Thomas Ashby

(1687 - before 31 May 1768)
     A Thomas & Suzan Ashby were listed as emigrating to Barbados 1654-63. Thomas Ashby was born in 1687 in Barbados. He was aged 28 in the 1715 census; and was 35 at 1717 baptism. He was the son of William Ashby and Elizabeth Hunt.
     In William Ashby's will dated 16 April 1691 in St Phillip, Barbados, Thomas Ashby was named as heir; Will of William Ashby, mason of St Phillip signed 16 April 1691: to his son William Ashby, a man slave after his wife's death, daughter Deborah Ashby, a negro woman after his wife's death; son Tho. one negro boy after his wife's death ... my beloved wife given a negro woman named Jane and 9 acres of land on which house stands with any other property whatsoever. She is to have the care and tuition of the children. The property to be divided equally between his children William, Deborah & Thomas ... His friends Emanuel Curltee and Nathaniel Curltee to be overseers. It was signed William Ashby. Witnessed by Ellizabeth Woldroffe, John Huggett, William Bassett. He and William Ashby and Deborah Ashby were beneficiaries in William Ashby's will proved 6 June 1692.
     Thomas Ashby married Susannah Moore, daughter of Edward Moore and Martha Unknown (Moore), on 28 April 1708 in St Phillip, Barbados.
     Thomas Ashby and Susannah Moore were recorded in 1715 census in St Phillip, Barbados. Mr Thomas Ashbye 28 years, Mrs Susannah Ashbye 32, Elizabeth Ashbye 7, William 5, Thomas 3, Edward 1. Thomas Ashby was christened on 1 November 1717 in St Phillip, Barbados. He was described as aged 35 years, the previous entry was for Edward & Thomas, the sons of Thomas & Susanna.
     Thomas Ashby was mentioned in a deed dated 11 November 1721 in St Phillip, Barbados. Counter deed of Thomas Ashby of St John signed 11 Nov 1721: Richard Sutton and his wife Sarah Sutton of St John in consideration of the sum of £100 paid by Thomas Ashby planter of same parish sold him 5 acres ....
     Thomas Ashby made a will dated 18 October 1760 in St Phillip. Will of Thomas Ashby of St Philip, signed Oct 18 1760: daughter Ann Ashby £15; sons & daughter - Edward, Robert, George Ashby & daughter Elizabeth Shepherd, wife of Thomas Shepherd, a gold ring of 25/- value; grandson Robert Ashby, son of his son Thomas Ashby deceased, a gold ring, of a maidors (sic) value; wife Susannah Ashby, a woman slave, and after his death to his daughter Mary Ashby; daughter Mary Ashby all the rest ... she maintaining his wife Susannah. Sole executrix Mary Ashby, his son George Ashby & friends George & Joseph Wood to render assistance.
     Thomas died before 31 May 1768 in St Phillip, Barbados.
     His will was proved on 31 May 1768 at Barbados.

Children of Thomas Ashby and Susannah Moore

Thomas Ashby

(circa 1712 - before 22 June 1745)
     Thomas Ashby was born circa 1712 in St Phillip, Barbados. He was the son of Thomas Ashby and Susannah Moore. Thomas Ashby was recorded on the 1715census in the household of Thomas Ashby and Susannah Moore in St Phillip, Barbados. Thomas Ashby was christened on 1 November 1717 in St Phillip, Barbados.
     Thomas Ashby married Sarah Unknown (Ashby) in Barbados. Thomas was present at daughter Ashby's christening on 27 February 1741/42 in St Phillip, Barbados.
     Thomas died before 22 June 1745 in St Phillip, Barbados. He was buried on 22 June 1745 in St Phillip.

Children of Thomas Ashby and Sarah Unknown (Ashby)

Thomas Ashby

(circa 1722 - )
     Thomas Ashby was born circa 1722 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, Thomas Ashby was named as heir; Will of John Ashby of St George signed 9th March 1732 mentions his wife Francis Ashby, all his estate real and personal for the maintenance of his children - Campbell Ashby, William, Thomas, Christopher & Francis till they be 15 years; daughter Elizabeth Ashby £50 at the rate of £15 p.a. till be paid off; daughter Mary £60 at 21. Should she die before then to be divided between his sons Campbell, Wm, Thomas, Christopher & Francis; son George £10 to be paid 4 years after his death; son John Ashby £10 to be paid 6 years after his death. After his wife's death, his son Campbell to have his estate and to pay his brothers Wm, Thos, Chris & Francis £10 each. Sole executrix his wife Francis Ashby. Francis M Ashby declined the executorship and claimed the 1/3 to which she was entitled by law.