A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Ashton, New York
Welcome to Ashton ...
So far, we have found very little information about Ashton. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Ashton to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Ashton - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Ashton, please Contact Us.
We don't have a date for the establishment of Ashton. The community came to an end when it was inundated by the Ashokan Reservoir. More information can be found in the Details section on the Genealogy Helper Page for Ashton..
Time Zone: The area where Ashton was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Adding Ashton to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
That's the case with Ashton: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Ashton on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Ashton ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 31 communities that are also named Ashton - they are located in Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia (2), Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Maryland (2), Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri (2), Nebraska, Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario (3), Prince Edward Island, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ashton.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Ulster County: www.co.ulster.ny.us/
The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/
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This page was last modified: 11 May 2021