Asbury

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Gender: M Pronunciation: AZ-burr-ee Origin of Asbury: Place name

Asbury Park, a quirky town on the Jersey Shore, was named for Francis Asbury, the first American bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Springsteen fans will likely be among those most drawn to Asbury as a first name; the Boss's first album was called "Greetings from Asbury Park."

Famous People Named Asbury

Asbury Francis "Frank" Lever, U.S. Congressman from South Carolina
Asbury Churchwell Latimer, U.S. Congressman from South Carolina
Herbert Asbury, American journalist and crime writer

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