Vera Lillian Mason

18 February 1913–September 1953 (Age 40)
Dartford, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Vera Lillian

When Vera Lillian Mason was born on 18 February 1913, in Dartford, Kent, England, United Kingdom, her father, Ernest Mason, was 29 and her mother, Amy Farncombe, was 27. She married Frederick Cyril Benge in September 1938, in Fulham, London, England, United Kingdom. She died in September 1953, in St Albans, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 40.

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Family Time Line

Frederick Cyril Benge
1912–1984
Vera Lillian Mason
1913–1953
Marriage: September 1938

Spouse and Children

    Frederick Cyril Benge

    Male1912–1984Male

    Female1913–1953Female

MARRIAGE
September 1938
Fulham, London, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings

    Ernest Mason

    Male1883–1976Male

    Amy Farncombe

    Female1885–1946Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1914

Age 1

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.
1914 · Britain Enters the Great War

Age 1

After Germany declared war Russia, Britain entered The Great War and declared war on Germany on August 4, 1914. The war ended on November 11, 1918, as Germany signed an armistice that brought fighting to a halt.
1924

Age 11

First UK government led by the Labor party under Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald.

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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