by Janice Isaacs Pilkington
"John L. Ashley b November
05, 1862 in Ashe Co., NC moved to WA with his wife Jennie Johnson Ashley.
Their children were: Elizabeth
Ashley b December 24, 1888; Henry Ashley b May 16, 1890; Howard Ashely
b June 24, 1892; Cora Lee Ashley
b June 25, 1894, and Raymond
Ashley b October 12, 1900.
Standing in front of hotel
is Elizabeth "Lizzie: Ashley and her sister Cora Lee
Lizzie wrote a letter to
her Aunt Mattie Ashely in 1922/23 describing their life there in Easton
ans asking about MJ Ashley (Milton
Jerome Ashley) the brother
of John. She described Milton as fun loving and jolly to be around
and they wished he would move back to