Andrew J (Andy) Ashurst
(1883 - 1960)
Andrew J. (Andy) Ashurst was active/lived in Arizona, California. Andrew Ashurst is known for landscape painting, drawing.
Biography Andrew J. (Andy) Ashurst
The following information is from Lucy Mason:
"Just to let you know that Andrew Ashurst, my Great Uncle Andy, was not born in Arkansas. Instead he was born in Arizona, near Flagstaff. He was from the Ashurst pioneering family and his brother was Henry Fountain Ashurst, one of two senators from Arizona first representing the state in Washington. I'm his sister Maude's granddaughter.
He had long white hair and carried unlined index cards and colored pencils in his pocket to draw with. He was a real character.
He also had a burrow he'd take around Chloride (which is now I guess a ghost town) and went around posing as a prospector for tourists. Only spent about a week of my life with him when I was a kid, but he was certain
... Displaying 750 of 1046 characters.