Richard Lewis Ashhurst Edit Profile
Graduate University of Pennsylvania, 1856 (A.M., 1859), law department, 1859.
Admitted to bar, June 1859. Mustered into Union army, First lieutenant and adjunct 150th Pennsylvania Volumes, August 11, 1862. Honorary discharge for wounds received at Gettysburg, September 5, 1863.
Bvtd. for services at Chancellorsville. Bvtd. major United States Volumes, for distinguished gallantry at Gettysburg. Vice dean Shakespeare Society.
Vice-chancellor Philadelphia Law Association Postmaster, Philadelphia, since 1906.
Married Sarah Frazer, May 30, 1861.