David M. Massey

Maleabout 1838–

Brief Life History of David M.

David M. Massey was born about 1838. He married Melissa Martin on 8 March 1868, in Benton, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He was buried in Pea Ridge, Benton, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

David M. Massey
about 1838–
Melissa Martin
Marriage: 8 March 1868
Margaret Massey

Sources (3)

  • Legacy NFS Source: David M. Massey - Government record: Marriage record or certificate: birth:
  • David M Massey, "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957"
  • David M. Massey, "Arkansas Marriages, 1837-1944"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 March 1868Benton, Arkansas, United States
  • Children (1)

    World Events (8)


    Age 8

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.


    Age 23

    Arkansas supplied an estimated 50,000 men to the Confederate Army andabout 15,000 to the Union Army.

    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

    Age 32

    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the Middle English personal name Massy, a pet form of Matthew . Compare Mace .

    English (of Norman origin): habitational name from one or more of several places in Normandy, such as Macey (Manche), Massy (Seine-Maritime), Macé-sur-Orne (Orne), and La Ferté Macé (Orne).

    English: variant of Marsay (see Marcey ).

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

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