- Born: 1861, Waldron, Sussex, England 2
- Married: 1887, Brighton District, Sussex, England 1
- Died: After 1911
In 1881 Eli Ashdown (20) of Waldron, grocer's assistant, was living at 4 Grosvenor Cottages, Brighton Sussex.
In 1891 Eli Ashdown (29) of Waldron, grocer (master) and wife Sally A. (30) of Brighton, were living at 53 Shirley St., Hove, Sussex with children (born in Brighton): Herbert J. (2), Edith M. (1), sister Ruth Ashdown (24) of Waldron.
In 1901 Eli Ashdown (39) of Waldron, railway labourer, and wife Sarah A. (40) of Brighton, were living at 14 Pembridge St., East Brighton with children: Herbert J. (12) of Brighton, Edith M. (11) of Hove, Joseph E. (9) of Hove, Frank H. (4) of Brighton.
In 1911 Eli Ashdown (49) of Waldron, general labourer, and wife Sarah Ann (50) of Brighton, were living at 15 New England St., Brighton with children: Edith Mary (21), general servant domestic, Joseph Ewart (19), fitter's apprentice, Frank Hildebrand (14), fitter's apprentice.
Eli married Sarah Ann THOMAS, daughter of David Vining THOMAS and Sophia COOK, in 1887 in Brighton District, Sussex, England 1. (Sarah Ann THOMAS was born in 1860 in Brighton, Sussex, England, christened on 6 May 1860 in Brighton St. Nicholas, Brighton, Sussex, England 3 and died after 1911.)