Nellie M. Mason

1878–1953 (Age 75)
Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, United States

The Life of Nellie M.

Nellie M. Mason was born in 1878. She had at least 2 sons with Robert H. Baldwin. She lived in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island, United States for about 10 years. She died in 1953, in Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, United States, at the age of 75.

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Robert H. Baldwin
1871–1954
Nellie M. Mason
1878–1953
Ralph W. Baldwin
1903–1971
Robert Henry Baldwin
1903–1981

Spouse and Children

children

(2)

    Ralph W. Baldwin

    Male1903–1971Male

    Robert Henry Baldwin

    Male1903–1981Male

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.
1895 · College Hall Catches on Fire

Age 17

On January 27, 1895, College Hall catches on fire and is fully consumed within one hour. During the fire, many students and faculty work together to save many of the items in the building. Some of these are library books. They save the books by piling them onto the rugs and dragging them out of the burning building. College Hall is then later rebuilt and renamed Davis Hall after Governor John W. Davis.
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)

  • Nellie M Baldwin in household of Robert H Baldwin, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Nellie Baldwin in household of Robert Baldwin, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Nellie M Baldwin in household of Robert H Baldwin, "United States Census, 1910"

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