Arthur Edward Mason

15 April 1878–30 May 1953 (Age 75)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Arthur Edward

Arthur Edward Mason was born on 15 April 1878, in Tennessee, United States as the son of Mason and Mary. He married Mary Elizabeth Oliphant on 5 July 1903. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Cheatham, Tennessee, United States in 1920 and Civil District 6, Madison, Tennessee, United States in 1940. He died on 30 May 1953, in White Bluff, Dickson, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Arthur Edward Mason
1878–1953
Mary Elizabeth Oliphant
1887–1965
Marriage: 5 July 1903
Teddie Mason
1903–1992
Edward Lee Mason
1906–
Granvil Mason
1908–
william mason
1911–
Idell Mason
1916–
Lawrence T. Mason
1917–1991
Maybelle Mason
1920–
William R Mason
1922–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 July 1903
Dickson,Tenn
children

(8)

    Male1903–1992Male

    Edward Lee Mason

    Male1906–Male

    Granvil Mason

    Male1908–Male

    william mason

    Male1911–Male

    Idell Mason

    Female1916–Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Mason

    Male1846–1900Male

    Mary

    Female–1910Female

siblings

(4)

    Edward Mason

    Male1866–Male

    Mamie Caroline Mason

    Female1868–Female

    Male1878–1953Male

    Oscar Mason

    Male1883–Male

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 4

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 20

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

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)

  • Arthur Mason, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Arthur Mason, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Arthur Mason, "United States Census, 1920"

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