Elizabeth Masterson

Brief Life History of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Masterson was born on 11 June 1782, in Lexington, Fayette, Kentucky, United States, her father, James Masterson, was 30 and her mother, Margaret Wymore, was 16. She died on 20 July 1794, at the age of 12.

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Family Time Line

James Masterson
1752–1838
Margaret Wymore
1766–1844
Elizabeth Masterson
1782–1794
Moses Masterson
William Masterson
1783–1814
Sarah Masterson
1785–1814
John C Masterson
1787–1841
James Masterson JR
1788–1838
Mary Masterson
1790–1833
Moray Masterson
1790–
Robert Masterson
1791–1862
Richard Masterson
1793–1813
Caleb Masterson
1796–1871
Lovet Masterson
1797–1822
Edward Masterson
1798–1838
Margaret Peggy Masterson
1802–1846
Joseph Masterson
1807–1838

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    World Events (3)

    1783 · A Free America

    The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

    1786 · Shays' Rebellion

    Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

    1792 · Becomes the 15th State

    On June 1, 1792, Kentucky became the 15th state. It was the first state west of the Appalachian Mountains

    Name Meaning

    English: from Middle English maister ‘master’ + -son. Compare Master .

    Irish: in Ireland, this is usually the English name in 1 above. However, it was also adopted for Irish Mac an Mháighistir ‘son of the master’, also Anglicized as McMaster .

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

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    James Masterson b.1752- Veteran National Archive and Record

    P.1 Declaration- In order to obtain the benefit of the act of Congreppaped the 7th June 1832. State of Kentucky, Fayette County 3 ss. On this 4th day of February 1833 personally appeared in open cou …

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