Martin T. E. Mason

Brief Life History of Martin T. E.

Martin T. E. Mason was born on 25 September 1825, in Buckingham, Virginia, United States as the son of John Mason and Annie B Smith.

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John Mason
Annie B Smith
1782–1879
mary moore'
1797–
Henry E Mason
1817–1865
John Mason
1805–
Nancy Mason
1808–
Mary Mason
1809–
Susana Mason
1811–
William Smith Mason
1817–
Mary Mariah "Poul" Mason
1818–1923
Willis B Mason
1820–
Joshua Mason
1823–1898
Martin T. E. Mason
1825–
Sarah Amanda Mason
1827–
David S Mason
1830–1902
Ann Jane Mason
1833–1865
Catherine Mason
1835–
Richard Mason
1837–1866
Matilda F Mason
1839–

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    1830 · The Second Great Awakening

    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    1830 · The Oregon Trail

    Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.

    1844 · Lumpkin's Jail

    In 1844 when Robert Lumpkin bought land in Virginia, this would be the spot of the Infamous Slave Jail (or Lumpkin’s Jail). The slaves would be brought here during the slave trade until they were sold. Lumpkin had purchased the land for his own slave business.

    Name Meaning

    English: occupational name from Middle English masoun ‘mason, stone worker, builder in stone’ (Old Central French maçon, masson). A Middle English form machun (derived from Old French machun) gives rise to Machin and its variants. See also Mayson . Stonemasonry was a hugely important craft in the Middle Ages.

    Italian (Veneto): variant of Masone .

    Altered form of French Masson .

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

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