Elizabeth Mason

20 November 1816–27 January 1901 (Age 84)
Llanbadarn fawr, Cardiganshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Mason was born on 20 November 1816, in Llanbadarn fawr, Cardiganshire, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, William Mason, was 26 and her mother, Elizabeth Jones, was 22. She married Thomas Mason on 14 March 1844. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Saint Johns, Oneida, Idaho, United States in 1900 and Samaria, Oneida, Idaho, United States in 1900. She died on 27 January 1901, in Pleasantview, Oneida, Idaho, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Samaria, Oneida, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Mason
1819–1891
Elizabeth Mason
1816–1901
Marriage: 14 March 1844
Jane Rock Mason
1836–1920
Elizabeth Mason
1845–1866
Thomas Henry Mason
1845–1895
David Mason
1847–1848
Maria Ann Mason
1847–
William Mason
1849–1850
Joseph Mason
1851–1854
Dan Mason
1853–1894
Ann Mason
1856–1859
Jane Mason
1859–1929
Mary Mason
1862–1936

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 March 1844
  • Children

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 3
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    1831 · Merthyr Uprising 
    Age 15
    Sparked by a depression that was going through Wales the previous three years, the Merthyr uprisings were carried out by workers that were in debt. In the process, twenty-four people were killed and twenty-six were arrested. Troops were brought in to stop the protestors.
    1843
    Age 27
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Masson
    Machin
    Macon
    Machen
    Meason

    Story Highlight

    Thomas (1819) and Elizabeth (1816) Mason

    Submitted by Leora Brown a great-granddaughter to the Malad Welsh Society. Taken from the book “Malad Valley History, Early Settlers of Malad Valley pre-1870 Vol. 1” Romance started for Thomas an …

    Sources (44)

    • Elizabeth Mason en la familia de Thomas Mason, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Elizabeth Mason in entry for John Mason and Louisa Townshend, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
    • Elizabeth Mason in entry for Mary Mason Thorpe, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937"

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