Ezekiel Mason Roberts

19 December 1839–30 August 1907 (Age 67)
Flowery Branch, Hall, Georgia, United States

The Life of Ezekiel Mason

When Ezekiel Mason Roberts was born on 19 December 1839, in Flowery Branch, Hall, Georgia, United States, his father, James Roberts, was 39 and his mother, Sarah Mason, was 33. He married Mary Ann Elizabeth McAfee on 13 June 1865, in Forsyth, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in District 1116, Hart, Georgia, United States in 1850 and Georgia, United States in 1870. He died on 30 August 1907, in Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Oakland Cemetery, Cabbage Town, Fulton, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ezekiel Mason Roberts
1839–1907
Mary Ann Elizabeth McAfee
1845–1902
Marriage: 13 June 1865
Margaret E. Roberts
1866–1951
Mary Elizabeth Roberts
1871–1900
Charles Mason Roberts
1873–1940
Sarah Lily Roberts
1874–1934
William Wesley Roberts
1877–1933

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 June 1865
Forsyth, Georgia, United States
children

(5)

    Female1866–1951Female

    Mary Elizabeth Roberts

    Female1871–1900Female

    Charles Mason Roberts

    Male1873–1940Male

    Sarah Lily Roberts

    Female1874–1934Female

    William Wesley Roberts

    Male1877–1933Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (7)

1846

Age 7

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1861

Age 22

Civil War History - Some 11,000 Georgians gave their lives in defense of their state a state that suffered immense destruction. But wars end brought about an even more dramatic figure to tell: 460,000 African-Americans were set free from the shackles of slavery to begin new lives as free people.
1863

Age 24

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Robert . This surname is very frequent in Wales and west central England. It is also occasionally borne by Jews, presumably as an Americanized form of a like-sounding Jewish surname.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • E M Roberts in household of James Roberts, "United States Census, 1850"
  • E M Roberts, "United States Census, 1880"
  • E M Roberts, "United States Census, 1870"

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