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Lt. Col. John Baptista ASHE
Elizabeth MONTFORD
Col. William SHEPPERD
Elizabeth HAYWOOD
Samuel Porter ASHE
Shepperd Montford ASHE


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Martha Shepperd ROGERS

Shepperd Montford ASHE

  • Born: 1816, North Carolina, USA
  • Marriage: Martha Shepperd ROGERS
  • Died: 24 Apr 1885, Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, USA aged 69
  • Buried: Elmwood Cemetery, Memphis, Tennessee, USA

bullet  General Notes:

Extract from United States Census, 1840
Name: S. M. Ashe
Residence: Haywood, Tennessee.

Extract from United States Census, 1850
Census Location: Brownsville, Haywood, Tennessee
Head of Household: S. M. Ashe; age 34; est. birth year 1816; birthplace North Carolina.
Wife: Martha Ashe; age 27; est. birth year 1823; birthplace North Carolina.
Son: William S. Ashe; age 7; est. birth year 1843; birthplace Tennessee.
Daughter: Mary L. Ashe; age 4; est. birth year 1846; birthplace Tennessee.
Daughter: Elizabeth Ashe; age 2; est. birth year 1848; birthplace Tennessee.
Mother-in-law: Margaret Rogers; age 56; est. birth year 1794; birthplace North Carolina.
Brother-in-law: William E. Rogers; age 25; est. birth year 1825; birthplace North Carolina.
Brother-in-law: Harry Rogers: age 20; est. birth year 1830; birthplace Tennessee.

Extract from United States Census, 1860
Name: S. M. Ashe
Residence: Sixth Ward, Shelby, Tennessee.
Age: 40 years
Est. birth year: 1820
Birthplace: North Carolina

Extract from US Civil War Soldiers Index
Name: Shephed M. Ashe; military service with the Confederate army in 1861.
Rank: Captain/Quartermaster

Extract from US 1870 Census
Head of Household: Shepherd Ashe
Residence: Tennessee, USA
Age: 55
Est. birth year: 1815
Birthplace: North Carolina
Spouse: Martha Ashe; age 47; est. birth year 1823; birthplace North Carolina.
Daughter: Mary Ashe; age 21; est. birth year 1849; birthplace Tennessee.
Daughter: Bettie Ashe; age 19; est. birth year 1851; birthplace Tennessee.
Daughter: Cornelia; age 17; est. birth year 1853; birthplace Tennessee.
Daughter: Margaret Ashe; age 16; est. birth year 1854; birthplace Tennessee.
Son: Hayward Ashe; age 15; est. birth year 1855; birthplace Tennessee.
Daughter: Martha Ashe; age 13; est. birth year 1857; birthplace Tennessee.
Son: James Ashe; age 11; est. birth year 1859; birthplace Tennessee.
Son: Henry Ashe; age 9; est. birth year 1861; birthplace Tennessee.
Daughter: Anna Ashe, age 8; est. birth year 1862; birthplace Tennessee.

Extract from the "Memphis Daily Appeal" dated 25 April 1885
DIED: At his residence, 231 Madison Street, S. M. Ashe, in the sixty-ninth year of his age. Funeral this Saturday morning at 10 o'clock. Services at St. Peter's Church.

Extract from Find A Grave
Name: Col. Shepperd Montfort Ashe
Birth: 1816 in North Carolina, USA
Death: 24 April 1885 in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, USA
Note: Age 68. Born in North Carolina. Married. Cause of Death: General Debility. Source: Register of Deaths.
Military Service: CSA, rank of Captain, AQM. He was assigned to Union City in 1861. Due to his wife's poor health and because they had so many young children he wrote to Gen. Polk in Dec. 1861 asking to be transferred to Memphis. In May 1862 he tendered his resignation to Major E. E. McLean, effective June 1 1862.
Other children, burial unknown
- Martha Burke Ashe 1856 - 1941, m. William Shepperd Rogers
- Haywood Shepperd Ashe 1855 - 1909, m. Emma Lilly
Spouse: Martha Sheppard Rogers Ashe (1824 - 1897)
- Margaret Lucia Ashe (____ - 1905)
- William Shepperd Ashe (1844 - 1861)
- Mary Ashe (1846 - 1936)
- Elizabeth Bell Ashe Waring (1850 - 1915)
- Henry Montfort Ashe (1859 - 1924)
- James Louis Ashe (1860 - 1873)
- Annie A. Ashe (1861 - 1950)
Burial: Elmwood Cemetery, Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, USA


Shepperd married Martha Shepperd ROGERS, daughter of Dr. John ROGERS and Margaret Lucia SHEPPERD. (Martha Shepperd ROGERS was born in 1824 in Hillsboro, North Carolina, USA, died on 9 Sep 1897 in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, USA and was buried in Elmwood Cemetery, Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, USA.)

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