Kathleen Elgen Mason

6 July 1907–16 April 1994 (Age 86)
Searles, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States

The Life of Kathleen Elgen

When Kathleen Elgen Mason was born on 6 July 1907, in Searles, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States, her father, Thomas Clint Mason, was 39 and her mother, Christa Ann "Crissie" Evans, was 28. She married Burl Jackson Tackett on 22 December 1929, in West Frankfort, Franklin, Illinois, United States. She lived in East Eldorado Township, Saline, Illinois, United States in 1910 and Denning Township, Franklin, Illinois, United States in 1920. She died on 16 April 1994, in West Frankfort, Franklin, Illinois, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Denning Cemetery, Denning Township, Franklin, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Burl Jackson Tackett
Kathleen Elgen Mason
Marriage: 22 December 1929

Spouse and Children

22 December 1929
West Frankfort, Franklin, Illinois, United States

Parents and Siblings



    James M Mason



    Thomas J Mason


    Mitchell Mason



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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1912 · Alabama Equal Suffrage Association Formed

Age 5

The Alabama Equal Suffrage Association was founded in Birmingham to fight for the voting rights of white women.

Age 24

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

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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Sources (3)

  • Catheline Mason in household of Thomas Mason, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Catholine Mason in household of Tom C Mason, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Kathleen Elgen Mason Tackett, "Find A Grave Index"

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