Joseph Henry Mason

30 July 1900–11 January 1963 (Age 62)
Lisle, Adjala-Tosorontio, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada

The Life Summary of Joseph Henry

When Joseph Henry Mason was born on 30 July 1900, in Lisle, Adjala-Tosorontio, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada, his father, John Mason, was 45 and his mother, Sarah Jane Linklater, was 36. He married Nellie May Stribbell on 22 July 1922, in Allandale, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan, United States for about 5 years and Waterford Township, Oakland, Michigan, United States in 1940. He died on 11 January 1963, in Clearwater, Pinellas, Florida, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Largo, Pinellas, Florida, United States.

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Joseph Henry Mason
Nellie May Stribbell
Marriage: 22 July 1922
Wesley John Mason

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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley
Age 1
President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
Age 12
Historical Boundaries: 1912: Pinellas, Florida, United States
Age 17
U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

(1997: 54197;2007: 116311; 2010: 160213)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 .

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

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Sources (9)

  • Joseph Mason, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Joseph Henry Mason, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
  • Jos. Henry Mason in entry for Nellie May Mason, "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"

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