When Jeanette Mason was born on 13 August 1811, in Massachusetts, United States, her father, Roswell Mason, was 23 and her mother, Nancy Leland, was 21. She married Phillip Armour about 1831, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Nebraska, United States in 1870 and Dakota Township, Dakota, Nebraska, United States in 1880. She died on 10 August 1893, in Homer, Dakota, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Homer, Dakota, Nebraska, United States.
English: occupational name from Middle English masoun ‘mason, stone worker, builder in stone’ (Old Central French maçon, masson). A Middle English form machun (derived from Old French machun) gives rise to Machin and its variants. See also Mayson . Stonemasonry was a hugely important craft in the Middle Ages.
Italian (Veneto): variant of Masone .
Altered form of French Masson .
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