Mason Moses Roberts

14 May 1840–14 March 1908 (Age 67)
Rockcastle, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Mason Moses

When Mason Moses Roberts was born on 14 May 1840, in Rockcastle, Kentucky, United States, his father, Elisha W Roberts, was 30 and his mother, Pauline Stapp, was 28. He married Jane A Harris on 19 January 1865, in Knox, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Kentucky, United States in 1870 and Bayou Township, Ozark, Missouri, United States in 1900. He died on 14 March 1908, in Elijah, Ozark, Missouri, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Baptist Hill Cemetery, Elijah, Ozark, Missouri, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Mason Moses Roberts
1840–1908
Jane A Harris
1845–1924
Marriage: 19 January 1865
Charles D Roberts
1867–1907
William Roberts
1875–
Elney O. Roberts
1870–
Lora W Roberts
1880–1915

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 January 1865
Knox, Kentucky, United States
children

(4)

    Charles D Roberts

    Male1867–1907Male

    Elney O. Roberts

    Female1870–Female

    William Roberts

    Male1875–Male

    Lora W Roberts

    Female1880–1915Female

Parents and Siblings

    Elisha W Roberts

    Male1810–1886Male

    Pauline Stapp

    Female1812–1896Female

siblings

(7)

    Irvine Stapp Roberts

    Male1835–1908Male

    Phillip Roberts

    Male1838–Male

    Male1840–1908Male

    Cassinda Roberts

    Female1841–Female

    Robert L. Roberts

    Male1844–1918Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 6

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 10

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.
1860

Age 20

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

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)

  • Mason Roberts in household of Irvine Roberts, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Moses Roberts in household of Daniel Roberts, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mason Roberts in household of Daniel Roberts, "United States Census, 1860"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.