Rees Baldwin Lemasters

1 July 1864–25 May 1932 (Age 67)
Sherrodsville, Carroll, Ohio, United States

The Life of Rees Baldwin

When Rees Baldwin Lemasters was born on 1 July 1864, in Sherrodsville, Carroll, Ohio, United States, his father, John Wesley Lemasters, was 23 and his mother, Rachel Ellen Baldwin, was 21. He married Nettie Moreland Lemasters on 24 November 1887, in Tuscarawas, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Ohio, United States in 1870 and Warren Township, Tuscarawas, Ohio, United States in 1900. He died on 25 May 1932, in Union Township, Tuscarawas, Ohio, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Roxford United Methodist Church, Union Township, Tuscarawas, Ohio, United States.

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Rees Baldwin Lemasters
Nettie Moreland Lemasters
Marriage: 24 November 1887
Odessa E. Lemasters
Iva Lena Lemasters Roby

Spouse and Children

24 November 1887
Tuscarawas, Ohio, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 1

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 18

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.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of French Lemestre ( see Lemaitre ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Reese B Lemasters, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Rese Lemasters, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Rees B Lemasters, "United States Census, 1920"

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