Dallas Mason

10 October 1860–26 September 1927 (Age 67)
Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States

The Life of Dallas

When Dallas Mason was born on 10 October 1860, in Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States, his father, John William Mason, was 41 and his mother, Zilpha Jane Sapp, was 37. He married Anna Williams on 23 January 1882, in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States in 1885 and Florence Election Precinct, Douglas, Nebraska, United States in 1900. He died on 26 September 1927, in Lava Hot Springs, Bannock, Idaho, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Lava Hot Springs, Bannock, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dallas Mason
Anna Williams
Marriage: 23 January 1882
Bessie Annie Mason
Edward Mason
Henry Samuel Mason
Charles H Mason
Elizabeth A. Mason
Daisy "Dixie" Mason
Hazel May Mason

Spouse and Children

23 January 1882
Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 3

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1865 · Slavery Abolished

Age 5

On January 11, 1865, slavery was abolished in Missouri.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 21

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: occupational name for a stonemason, Middle English, Old French mas(s)on. Compare Machen . Stonemasonry was a hugely important craft in the Middle Ages.2 Italian (Veneto): from a short form of Masone .3 French: from a regional variant of maison ‘house’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Dal? Mason, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Dallas Mason, "Nebraska, State Census, 1885"
  • Dallas Mason in household of J W Mason, "United States Census, 1880"

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