We shall travel back to Virginia, County of Loudoun, for our post today. Our time frame is 1791. I am very happy to share with you a copy of the original will of Benjamin Mason, my 5th great-grandfather. His daughter, Ann Mason, married Captain John Hancock Linton. Ritchey […]
December 20, 1796 Sir, Please to record the following Marriages and you much oblige your humble servant. John Mason June 16, 1795 – John Reed and Mary Grover July 11, 1795 – Tobias Grider and Sally Harmon August 10, 1795 – Reuben Humphreys and Martha Reed August 20, […]
Eliza Mason was the daughter of John Mason and Ruth Williams. John was the son of Benjamin Mason and Elizabeth Berkeley, and brother to my Ann Nancy Mason who married Captain John Linton. Many of the Masons came to Nelson County, Kentucky, in the late 1790’s – several […]
Mary Anne McElroy and Basil B. Mason were married 183 years ago – October 29, 1829 – in Washington County, Kentucky. Basil was the son of John Mason and Ruth Williams. Basil and Mary Anne had at least 1 child: Burgess Burr Mason.
Loudoun County, Virginia, Deeds 1789-1790 pp. 416-418 This Indenture made this twentieth day of December in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and eighty nine between John Mason of Bucks County in the State of Pennsylvania of the one part, and Anthony Wright of the […]
Mary Anne McElroy and Basil B. Mason were married 182 years ago – October 29, 1829 – in Washington County, Kentucky. Basil was the son of John Mason and Ruth Williams, originally of Loudoun County, Virginia, who migrated to Nelson County, Kentucky, at the turn of the 19th […]