George Duvall Mason

31 May 1879–5 July 1954 (Age 75)
Huzzah, Crawford, Missouri, United States

The Life of George Duvall

When George Duvall Mason was born on 31 May 1879, in Huzzah, Crawford, Missouri, United States, his father, William Levi Mason, was 31 and his mother, Sarah Cathleen Simpson, was 26. He married Hester "Hettie" Vashstie Jinkerson on 1 September 1901, in Crawford, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Belgrade, Washington, Missouri, United States in 1920 and Randolph Township, St. Francois, Missouri, United States in 1940. He died on 5 July 1954, in Joachim Township, Jefferson, Missouri, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Oaklawn Cemetery, St. Francois Township, St. Francois, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Duvall Mason
Hester "Hettie" Vashstie Jinkerson
Marriage: 1 September 1901
Leonard Mason
Loraine Lonzo Mason
Gladys Marie Mason
Lannie Mason
Carl O. Mason
Jesse Harold Mason
Madge Opal Mason
Ruth Pearl Mason
Hester Kathleen Mason
Opal Mason
Homer Clyde Mason

Spouse and Children

1 September 1901
Crawford, Missouri, United States


+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William Levi Mason


    Sarah Cathleen Simpson




World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

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.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 3

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 21

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

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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Sarah Catherine "Kate" (SIMPSON) Coleman Mason and Family" by Floyd Thomas Pratt F.H.C., M.A.G.I. 2019

Sarah Catherine "Kate" (SIMPSON) Coleman Mason and Family" by Floyd Thomas Pratt F.H.C., M.A.G.I. 2019 First of all I am writing this report because so many of you have become confused as to how many …

Sources (3)

  • Dee Mason, "United States Census, 1920"
  • George D Mason, "United States Census, 1940"
  • George D Mason in household of Carl O Mason, "United States Census, 1930"

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