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Sarah Eleanor Mills Ashton
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Birth: Mar. 1, 1828
Kitley
Leeds and Grenville United Counties
Ontario, Canada
Death: Sep. 3, 1850
Pottawattamie County
Iowa, USA

Thomas first wife Mary and Sarah had become intimate friends and during the summer Mary asked Sarah to marry her husband and take care of her children for she did not expect to be able to do it herself and she wrote to her husband to that effect.
Sarah and Thomas married and had a son. Sarah died shortly after.

She is buried in a grave next to her friend and Thomas' first wife Mary on a hill above Kanesville Iowa. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Mills (1804 - 1876)
  Jane Sanford Mills (1808 - 1893)
 
 Spouse:
  Thomas Ashton (1813 - 1903)
 
 Children:
  John Mills Ashton (1850 - 1925)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Eleanor Mills Ashton (1828 - 1850)
  Martin Walderfin Mills (1830 - 1925)*
  Barbara Belinda Mills Haws (1836 - 1936)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
Plot: Burial grave on hill north of Kanesville
 
Created by: L Despain
Record added: May 20, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52643372
 

 
 
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