manFrank "B. F. Ambrose, B. Franklin Ambrose, Franklin Am" Ambrose‏‎ 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 6) 7) 8) 4) 3) 5) 9), son of Benjamin Ambrose and Anne "Margaret Shearer" Shearer‏.
Born ‎ 1830 at Westmoreland Co. PA‎ 1) 10) 11) 12), died ‎ Feb 2, 1906 at Spaces Corners, Rayburn Twp., Armstrong Co. PA‎, 75 or 76 years 1) 10) 11) 9) 13), buried ‎ at Cowansville Union Cemetery, Cowansville, Armstrong Co. PA 10) 14)
The 1830 census for Sugar Creek Township, and the 1840 census for Franklin Township, both in Armstrong Co. PA, suggest that Frank was living in those locations with his parents and siblings.

In her history of the Ambrose family, Jane Ambrose states that John and his family "lived in a large brick house standing and in good condition, although passed from family ownership. Located on route 268 about 5 miles from Kittanning (PA)."
15) 16) 1)
Alt Birth: (‎ May 10, 1831 at Armstrong Co. PA) 13)
Alt. Birth: (‎ May 1832) 17) 18)
Census (‎ 1860 at Franklin Twp, Armstrong Co. PA) Farmer. 19)
Census (‎ 1870 at East Franklin Twp., Armstrong Co. PA) Farmer. 7)
Census (‎ 1880 at East Franklin Twp., Armstrong Co. PA) Farmer. 12)
Census (‎ 1900 at East Franklin Twp., Armstrong Co. PA) No occupation. Living with son James, who is listed as head of household. 18)
Alt. Death: (‎ 1908) 14)

Married to:

womanRebecca Jane Dougherty‏‎ 20) 6) 4) 3) 5) 2) 17) 21), daughter of Robert Dougherty and Margaret Darlington‏.
Born ‎ 1832 at Washington Co. PA‎ 10) 11), died ‎± Jun 1, 1888‎, approximately 56 years, cause of death: Heart disease 22) 10) 11) 23), buried ‎ at Cowansville Union Cemetery, Cowansville, Armstrong Co. PA 10) 23)
Census (‎ 1840 at Pine Twp., Armstrong Co. PA) Living with parents and siblings. 24)
Census (‎ 1850 at Franklin Twp, Armstrong Co. PA) Living with parents and siblings. 25)
Census (‎ 1860 at Franklin Twp, Armstrong Co. PA) Living on the farm with husband and children. 19)
Census (‎ 1870 at East Franklin Twp., Armstrong Co. PA) Living on the farm with husband and children. 7)
Census (‎ 1880 at East Franklin Twp., Armstrong Co. PA) Living on the farm with husband, children, and brother Ezekiel Dougherty. 12)

Children:

1.
womanAnna Jane "Annie Ambrose" Ambrose‏ 17) 19) 1)
Born ‎ Mar 23, 1857 at PA‎ 26) 27), died ‎ Dec 28, 1946 at Harrison Twp., Allegheny Co. PA‎, 89 years 28), buried ‎ Dec 31, 1946 at Lawn Haven Burial Estates, Worthington, Armstrong Co. PA 28) 27)
On the 1900 census, Anna states that she has had seven children, with five now living.

On the 1910 census, Anna states that she has had eight children, with five now living.
29) 30)
Alt. Birth: (‎ Mar 1859) 29) 31)
Census (‎ 1860 at Franklin Twp, Armstrong Co. PA) Living on the farm with parents and siblings. 19)
Census (‎ 1870 at East Franklin Twp., Armstrong Co. PA) Living on the farm with parents and siblings. 7)
Census (‎ 1880 at East Franklin Twp., Armstrong Co. PA) Living on the farm with parents and siblings. 12)
Census (‎ 1900 at Rayburn Twp., Armstrong Co. PA) Living on the farm with husband and children. 29)
Located: (‎ Feb 1906 at Spaces Corners, Rayburn Twp., Armstrong Co. PA) 9)
Census (‎ 1910 at Rayburn Twp., Armstrong Co. PA) Living on the farm with husband and children. 30)
Located: (‎ 1916 at Rayburn Twp., Armstrong Co. PA) Housewife. 31)
Census (‎ 1920 at Rayburn Twp., Armstrong Co. PA) Living on the farm with husband and with daughter Roberta. 32)
Located: (‎ Dec 1946 at Dormont, Allegheny Co. PA) 27)

2.
manDr. Robert Dougherty Ambrose Sr.‏ 1) 33) 34) 17) 35)
Born ‎ Apr 24, 1863 at Armstrong Co. PA‎ 34) 5) 7) 35) 36), died ‎ Apr 14, 1933 at Aspinwall, Allegheny Co. PA‎, 69 years 34) 35) 36), buried ‎ at Mt. Royal Cemetery, Glenshaw, Shaler Twp., Allegheny Co. PA 35) 36)
See attached sources. 34)
Election: (‎ at Sharpsburg, Allegheny Co. PA) Trustee and elder of the Sharpsburg Presbyterian Church. 34)
Census (‎ 1870 at East Franklin Twp., Armstrong Co. PA) Living on the farm with parents and siblings. 7)
Census (‎ 1880 at East Franklin Twp., Armstrong Co. PA) Living on the farm with parents and siblings. 12)
Located: (‎ 1895 at Sharpsburg, Allegheny Co. PA) Dentist. 5)
Census (‎ 1900 at Sharpsburg, Allegheny Co. PA) Dental surgeon. 37)
Located: (‎ Feb 1906 at Sharpsburg, Allegheny Co. PA) 9)
Census (‎ 1910 at Sharpsburg, Allegheny Co. PA) Dentist. 38)
Census (‎ 1920 at Sharpsburg, Allegheny Co. PA) Dentist. 39)
Census (‎ 1930 at Aspinwall, Allegheny Co. PA) Dentist, general practice. 40)


Sources

1) source: "A History of the Ambrose Family", page: XVII
2) source: Marriage License and Certificate of Harry W. Ambrose and Ella Tarr, page: Book 10, Page 4724, Record 1897-04724
3) source: Marriage License and Certificate of James H. Ambrose and Ida Miller, page: Book 12, Page 6390, Record 1901-06390
4) source: Marriage License and Certificate of Frank S. Ambrose and Sallie Tarr, page: Book 9, Page 4359, Record 1896-04359
5) source: Marriage License and Certificate of Robert Ambrose and Lucinda McFarland, page: Book 9, Page 4041, Record 1895-04014
6) source: File #3336, Register's Docket #2, Page 281. Register of Wills and Clerk of Orphans' Court, Common Pleas Court, Armstrong County, PA. Will and Estate Records of Robert Dougherty.
7) source: 1870 U.S. Census Population Schedule, East Franklin Twp., Armstrong Co. PA, page: Page 139-A (Stamped), Dwelling 120, Family 120, B. Franklin Ambrose Family
8) source: File #762, Register's Docket Volume #1, Page #344. Will and Estate Records of Benjamin Ambrose.
9) source: Obituary of James Ambrose
10) source: Gravestone, Cowansville Union Cemetary, Cowansville, Armstrong Co., PA
11) source: Armstrong County Pennsylvania, Her People Past and Present, Embracing a History of the County and a Genealogical and Biographical Record of Representative Families, page: 716-717
12) source: 1880 U.S. Census Population Schedule, East Franklin Twp., Armstrong Co. PA, page: ED 6, Sheet 143-D, Dwelling 166, Family 172, Frank Ambrose Family
13) source: Death Certificate of James Ambrose
14) source: Find-a-Grave, page: Memorial for Frank Ambrose (Memorial # 90185257)
15) source: 1830 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Sugarcreek Twp., Armstrong Co. PA, page: Entry for Benjamin Ambrose
16) source: 1840 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Franklin Twp., Armstrong Co. PA, page: Entry for Benjamin Ambrose
17) source: Ancestors and Descendants of Amos Ambrose and Mary Brough
18) source: 1900 U.S. Census Population Schedule, East Franklin Twp. Armstrong Co. PA, page: ED 10, Sheet 6-B, Dwelling 113, Family 117, James Ambrose Family
19) source: 1860 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Franklin Township, Armstrong Co. PA, page: Page 211 (Stamped), Dwelling 381, Family 374, Frank Ambrose Family
20) source: "A History of the Ambrose Family", extra text: Notation below Margaret Dougherty (pg XVIII) reads "sister of Frank's wife"., page: XVII, XVIII
21) source: Genealogy of the Darlington Family: a record of the descendants of Abraham Darlington of Birmingham, Chester Co., Penna., and of some of the other families of the name, page: pp. 497-506
22) source: 1888 - The Record of a Year, extra text: Body of Mrs. Frank Ambrose found lying in a field in East Franklin township, where she had died of heart disease., page: June 1, 1888
23) source: Find-a-Grave, page: Memorial for Rebecca J. Dougherty Ambrose (Memorial # 90185626)
24) source: 1840 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Franklin Twp., Armstrong Co. PA
25) source: 1850 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Franklin Twp., Armstrong Co. PA, page: Page 81-B (Stamped), Dwelling 324, Family 325, Robert Dougherty Family
26) source: Find-a-Grave, page: Memorial for Annie Jane Banks (Memorial # 102217583)
27) source: Death Certificate of Annie Banks
28) source: Obituaries of Anna Jane Ambrose
29) source: 1900 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Rayburn Twp., Armstrong Co. PA, page: ED 29, Sheet 13-A, Dwelling 250, Family 254, Robert S. Banks Family
30) source: 1910 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Rayburn Twp., Armstrong Co. PA, page: ED 39, Sheet 14-A, Dwelling 253, Family 272, Robert S. Banks Family
31) source: Marriage License and Certificate of Parks R. Banks and Lucile C. Marshall
32) source: 1920 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Rayburn Twp., Armstrong Co. PA, page: ED 44, Sheet 9-B, Dwelling 161, Family 165, Robert Banks Family
33) source: Interviews with Maxine Stewart
34) source: Obituary of Robert Dougherty Ambrose, Sr.
35) source: Find-a-Grave, page: Memorial for Dr. Robert Dougherty Ambrose Sr. (Memorial # 103408641)
36) source: Death Certificate of Dr. Robert Dougherty Ambrose Sr.
37) source: 1900 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Sharpsburg Borough, Allegheny Co. PA, page: ED 495, Sheet 13-A, Dwelling 237, Family 254, Robert Ambrose Family
38) source: 1910 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Sharpsburg Borough, Allegheny Co. PA, page: ED 227, Sheet 16-B, Dwelling 281, Family 305, Robert Ambrose Family
39) source: 1920 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Sharpsburg Borough, Allegheny Co. PA, page: ED 893, Sheet 3-A, Dwelling 41, Family 48, Robert Ambrose Family
40) source: 1930 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Aspinwall, Allegheny Co. PA, page: ED 1-490, Sheet 18-A, Dwelling 379, Family 441, Robert D. Ambrose Family

Citation for: Family Page
"Family Page: Frank Ambrose & Rebecca Jane Dougherty." HuMo-genealogy - A Rural Valley and Cowanshannock Family Tree (http://ruralvalleyhistory.com/family.php?tree_id=3&id=F73&main_person=I168 : accessed 18 June 2021) Frank Ambrose #I168, born ‎ 1830 at Westmoreland Co. PA


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