Asbury
biographical name Francis 1745-1816 American (English-born) Methodist bishop

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  • Asbury — ist der Name mehrerer Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Asbury (Alabama) Asbury (Iowa) Asbury (Minnesota) Asbury (Missouri) Asbury (Gloucester County, New Jersey) Asbury (Warren County, New Jersey) Asbury (Tompkins County, New York) Asbury (Ulster …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Asbury — may refer to:* Francis Asbury, an early Methodist bishop and key figure in the development of American religion * Herbert Asbury, an American journalist and writer * Asbury College, a Kentucky educational institution named after the Bishop *… …   Wikipedia

  • Asbury — Asbury, IA U.S. city in Iowa Population (2000): 2450 Housing Units (2000): 867 Land area (2000): 2.521000 sq. miles (6.529359 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.521000 sq. miles (6.529359 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Asbury — [az′ber΄ē, az′bərē] Francis 1745 1816; 1st Methodist bishop in U.S …   English World dictionary

  • Asbury — This name is of English locational origin from a place in Cheshire called Astbury, recorded as Esteburi circa 1100 in the Pipe Rolls of that county, and as Asteburi circa 1180. The name derives its first element from the Olde Engish pre 7th… …   Surnames reference

  • Asbury — Original name in latin Asbury Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/Chicago longitude 42.51445 latitude 90.75152 altitude 286 Population 4170 Date 2011 05 14 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Asbury — /az beuh ree/, n. Francis, 1745 1816, English missionary: first bishop of the Methodist Church in America. * * * …   Universalium

  • Asbury — As•bur•y [[t]ˈæz bə ri[/t]] n. big Francis, 1745–1816, English missionary: first bishop of the Methodist Church in America …   From formal English to slang

  • Asbury — /az beuh ree/, n. Francis, 1745 1816, English missionary: first bishop of the Methodist Church in America …   Useful english dictionary

  • Asbury Park, New Jersey — Asbury Park redirects here. For other uses, see Asbury Park (disambiguation). Coordinates: 40°13′8″N 74°00′44.6″W / 40.21889°N 74.012389°W / …   Wikipedia

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