Edgar Paris Mason

1858–about 1890 (Age 32)
Prairie Township, White, Indiana, United States

The Life of Edgar Paris

When Edgar Paris Mason was born in 1858, in Prairie Township, White, Indiana, United States, his father, Elkanah Phillips Mason, was 45 and his mother, Elizabeth Huntsinger, was 31. He lived in Brookston, Prairie Township, White, Indiana, United States in 1880. He died about 1890, in Indiana, United States, at the age of 32.

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Edgar Paris Mason
1858–1890
Mary Katherine Bringham
1861–1942
Louise Bringham Mason
1885–1942
Edna M Mason
1888–1933

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World Events (8)

1863

Age 5

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 5

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 9

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

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)

  • Edward P Mason in household of Elkanah B Mason, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Edgar P Mason in household of E P Mason, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Edgar P Mason in household of Elcanak P Mason, "United States Census, 1860"

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