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HELP! Grave has been located American Revolutionary War Soldier flag male ancestor  Percival  ASHLEY

  (b. abt. 1740 Freetown, Province of Massachusetts Bay   d. 13 January 1822 Rochester, Massachusetts, USA )  

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Percival ASHLEY was born abt. 1740 in Freetown, Province of Massachusetts Bay

Percival ASHLEY was the child of Abraham ASHLEY   and   Rebecca WHITRIDGE

Percival had an active role in U.S. Revolutionary War.

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Percival  married  Anna BISHOP 27 August 1761 in Rochester, Province of Massachusetts Bay .  The couple had (at least) 2 children. Anna BISHOP  was born 18 October 1744 in Wareham, Massachusetts, USA (Onset) (West Wareham) (Weweantic).  Anna died 13 April 1788 in Rochester, Massachusetts, USA.  Anna was the child of John BISHOP and Anne KINNE.

Percival ASHLEY died 13 January 1822 in Rochester, Massachusetts, USA.
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Percival ASHLEY married Grave has been locatedflag female ancestor Anna BISHOP-- Date: 27 August 1761 Place: Rochester, Province of Massachusetts Bay
Anna BISHOP was the child of John BISHOP and Anne KINNE

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marriage1761 Marriage / Partner
Percival ASHLEY and Anna BISHOP 27 August 1761, Rochester, Massachusetts, USA
1769 Birth of Child
Percival ASHLEY was born 2 September 1769, Rochester, Massachusetts, USA
1772 Birth of Child
Abram ASHLEY was born 1 January 1772, Rochester, Massachusetts, USA
Revolutionary War
Ancestor #: A003481
Pension Number: *S32660
Service Source: *S32660; NARA, M881, COMP MIL SERV RECS, ROLL #442; MA SOLS & SAILS, VOL 1, P 315


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1788 Death of Spouse/Partner
Anna BISHOP died 13 April 1788, Rochester, Massachusetts, USA
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Percival ASHLEY - Grave
Ashley Cemetery Rochester Plymouth County Massachusetts, USA
death1822 Death
13 January 1822
Rochester, Massachusetts, USA

Percival is buried at: Ashley Cemetery Rochester Plymouth County Massachusetts, USA
Added: 11/3/2017 10:35:58 AM - Updated: 2/7/2022 5:09:17 PM

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