Martha J (surname not known)1

Female, #61041, b. about 1846
RelationshipMartha J (surname not known) is an ancestor of a non-related spouse of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Martha J is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching her.
 
Birthabout 1846Martha was born about 1846 in Ohio.1 
Marriage - no infoShe married AP Schlappi, son of (given name not known) Schlappi and (name not known) mother of A P Schlappi. I have no information on the date and place of the marriage.1 
Birth of Sonabout 1872Her son Milford was born about 1872 in Michigan.1 
Birth of SonJune 18, 1877Her son John was born on June 18, 1877 in Ohio.1 
Death - no infoI have no information on the date and place of Martha J's death. 

Family

AP Schlappi b. a 1851
Children 1.Milford Schlappi1 b. about 1872
 2.John Schlappi+1 b. Jun 18, 1877, d. after 1930
Note-ShackelfordMartha J (surname not known) 1880 Wood Co., Ohio--Weston

A.P. Schlappie, 29, Farmer, Ohio, Switzerland, Ohio
**Martha J., 34, wife, Ohio x2, unk mother's birthplace
Milford, 7, son, at school, Mich, Ohio x2
John, 2, son, Ohio
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What does the Schlappi name mean?
Last Name: Schlappi

Swiss German (Schläppi): nickname for someone with a dangling, baggy capor hood, from Middle High German slappe ‘baggy, hanging headdress’.1 
Last EditedSep 8, 2007

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(given name not known) Schlappi1

Male, #61042
Relationship(given name not known) Schlappi is an ancestor of a non-related spouse of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because (given name not known) is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching him.
 

Family

(name not known) mother of A P Schlappi
Child 1.AP Schlappi+1 b. about 1851
Last EditedSep 8, 2007

Citations

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(name not known) mother of A P Schlappi1

Female, #61043
Relationship(name not known) mother of A P Schlappi is an ancestor of a non-related spouse of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because (given name not known) is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching her.
 

Family

(given name not known) Schlappi
Child 1.AP Schlappi+1 b. about 1851
Last EditedFeb 19, 2009

Citations

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Milford Schlappi1

Male, #61044, b. about 1872
FatherAP Schlappi1 b. about 1851
MotherMartha J (surname not known)1 b. about 1846
RelationshipMilford Schlappi is a descendent of an ancestor of a non-related spouse of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Milford is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching him.
 
Birthabout 1872Milford was born about 1872 in Michigan.1 
Death - no infoI have no information on the date and place of Milford's death. 
Note-ShackelfordMilford Schlappi What does the Schlappi name mean?
Last Name: Schlappi

Swiss German (Schläppi): nickname for someone with a dangling, baggy capor hood, from Middle High German slappe ‘baggy, hanging headdress’.
---------------------------------
1880 Wood Co., Ohio--Weston

A.P. Schlappie, 29, Farmer, Ohio, Switzerland, Ohio
Martha J., 34, wife, Ohio x2, unk mother's birthplace
**Milford, 7, son, at school, Mich, Ohio x2**
John, 2, son, Ohio
=================.1 
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Martha Stivers1

Female, #61046, b. about 1867
FatherRosella H Stivers1 b. May 9, 1819
MotherMartha Jane Reardon1 b. about 1832
RelationshipMartha Stivers is a descendent of a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Martha is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching her.
 
Birthabout 1867Martha was born about 1867 in Kentucky.1 
Death - no infoI have no information on the date and place of Martha's death. 
Note-ShackelfordMartha Stivers 1880 United States Census

Rozel H. STIVERS Self M Male W 62 KY Farmer KY KY
Martha J. STIVERS Wife M Female W 46 KY Keeping House KY KY (2nd wife)
** Matty STIVERS Dau S Female W 12 KY At Home KY KY
Wm. SHUCK BroL S Male W 53 KY Farmer KY KY (Paulina'sbrother)

Source Information:
Census Place District 190, Shelby, Kentucky
Family History Library Film 1254442
NA Film Number T9-0442
Page Number 309B
======================.1 
Name Variation Martha Stivers was also known as Matty.1 
(household member) Census 1870-partial1870She was listed as a member of the household living with Rosella H Stivers on the 1870 Census in 1870 in Jacksonville, Shelby County, Kentucky.1 
(daughter) Census 1880-partial1880Martha Stivers was listed as a daughter in Rosella H Stivers's household on the 1880 Census in 1880 in District 190, Shelby County, Kentucky.1 
Last EditedOct 18, 2007

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Jackson L Burge1

Male, #61047, b. about 1844
Birthabout 1844Jackson was born about 1844 in Kentucky.1 
Death - no infoI have no information on the date and place of Jackson L's death. 
Note-ShackelfordJackson L Burge 1850 Anderson Co.,Ky.

Samuel Burge, 51, Farmer, $2500, Ky
Mary, 51, Ky
Margaret A., 24, Ky
John J.C., 22, Ky, Carpenter
James S., 21, Ky, farmer
George L., 18, Ky., farmer
Matilda B., 16, Ky.
Affie E., 13, Ky
Newton I., 10, Ky
**Jackson L. 6, Ky
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Last EditedSep 8, 2007

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Nancy Mason1

Female, #61048, b. 1770, d. after 1870
FatherBenjamin Mason1 b. between 1720 and 1730, d. 1779
MotherElizabeth Burrus1 b. before 1760, d. 1829
Birth1770Nancy was born 1770 in Virginia.1 
Deathafter 1870Nancy died after 1870 in Anderson County, Kentucky.1  
Note-ShackelfordNancy Mason 1860 Anderson Co.,Ky. Census--Lawrenceburg

James Mason, 83, farming, $6626, $6048, b. Va. (1777)
**Nancy Henderson, 90, Va (1770)
Benjamin Mason Jr., 29, farmer, $2000, Va (1831)
Ann E. Mason, 24, Ky
Mary M. Mason, 6, b. Ky
Emma A. Mason, 2, b. Ky
Elvenda B. Mason, 3 months, female, Ky
====================
1870 Anderson Co.,Ky.--Dist 1

Benjamin Mason, 39, Farmer, $6000, $2000, Va. (1831)
Ann E., 35, Ky
Mary M., 16, Ky
Emma E., 12, Ky
Sarah B., 10, Ky
John W., 8, Ky
**Nancy Henderson, 100, Retired house keeping, Va.
Thomas Washington, 15, m,w, farm laborer, Ky
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Nancy's name is mentioned in her mother's Will below:
Below Will researched & submitted by: Tiffany L.
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In the name of God ~ Amen.

I Elizabeth Mason of the County of Spotsylvania being weak in body but
of sound mind and memory thanks be to the Lord for the same, do make
this my last will in the following manner, viz ~ I recommend my soul to
God who gave it and my body to the Earth to be buried at the direction
of my Executors hereafter named ~

And as to what worldly Estate I am in possession of I dispose thereof in
the following manner ~

Imprs. I will that all my Just debts and funeral expenses be paid ~

Item. I will that all my Estate be sold on twelve months credit and the
money arising from such sale (after allowing my son George Mason twenty
seven dollars, for his trouble and expenses attending the distribution
of my husbands estate, as also that of my own formerly given up to my
children) ~ to be equally divided between all my children That is to say
to my son Smith Mason one ninth part, To my son Benjamin Mason one ninth
part, ~ to my Son George Mason one ninth part, ~ to my Son James Mason
one ninth part To my Daughter Wilmiseth Mason one ninth part, ~ To my
Daughter Nancy Henderson one ninth part, ~ To my Daughter Susanah ~ (Ihave her line)
Partlow one ninth part, ~ To my Daughter Elizabeth Mournings children
one ninth part, ~ To my Daughter Sinah Thackers children one ninth part,
~ hereby revoking any will by me heretofore made declaring this only as
my last will. ~

Lastly I appoint my two sons, Benjamin Mason and George Mason, Executors
to have my will Executed according to its contents in Testamony whereof
I have hereunto set my hand and affixed my seal this first day of June
Eighteen hundred and twenty six.

Elizabeth Mason [Seal]
[Her mark]
Signd. Seald. & acknowledged
In presence of
/s/ E. Partlow
/s/ James Wright
/s/ Dabney Waller

At a Court held for Spotsylvania County the 2nd day of November 1829
The last will and testament of Elizabeth Mason deceased was proved by
the oath of E. Partlow a witness thereto and ordered to be recorded
Teste
R. L. Stevenson, C. C.

And at a Court help for Spotsylvania County this 11th day of January 1830
The last will and testament of Elizabeth Mason deceased was fully proved
by the oath of James Wright another witness thereto and ordered to be
recorded. And on the motion of Benjamin Mason who made oath thereto and
together with William White and John Woolfolk his securities entered
into and acknowledged a bond in the penalty of $1200 conditioned as the
law directs Certificate is granted him for obtaining letters of
administration on the estate of the said Elizabeth Mason with her will
aforesaid annexed in due form.
Teste
R. L. Stevenson, C. C.

Recorded liber M folio 480.1

 
Last EditedSep 8, 2007

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William Henderson1

Male, #61049

Family

Nancy Mason b. 1770, d. a 1870
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Benjamin Mason1

Male, #61050, b. between 1720 and 1730, d. 1779
FatherPeter Mason1 b. before 1691, d. about 1746
MotherFlower (surname not known)1 b. between 1690 and 1695, d. about 1765
Birthbetween 1720 and 1730Benjamin was born between 1720 and 1730 in Caroline County, Virginia.1 
Death of Fatherabout 1746His father, Peter, died about 1746 in King William County or Caroline County, Virginia.1 
Marriage - no infoHe married Elizabeth Burrus, daughter of Samuel Burruss Sr and Sina Jennings. I have no information on the date and place of the marriage.1 
Birth of SonMarch 20, 1763His son Smith was born on March 20, 1763 in Caroline County, Virginia.1 
Birth of Sonabout 1765His son Benjamin was born about 1765 in Caroline County, Virginia.1 
Death of Motherabout 1765His mother, Flower, died about 1765 in Caroline County, Virginia.1 
Birth of Daughter1770His daughter Nancy was born in 1770 in Virginia.1 
Birth of Son1776His son James was born in 1776 in Caroline County, Virginia.1 
Birth of Daughter1776His daughter Susanah was born in 1776 in Virginia.1 
Death1779Benjamin died 1779 in Virginia.1  

Family

Elizabeth Burrus b. b 1760, d. 1829
Children 1.George Mason1
 2.Wilmiseth Mason1
 3.Elizabeth Mason1
 4.Sinah Mason1
 5.Smith Mason1 b. Mar 20, 1763, d. Jul 28, 1842
 6.Benjamin Barrett Mason+1 b. about 1765
 7.Nancy Mason1 b. 1770, d. after 1870
 8.James Mason1 b. 1776
 9.Susanah Mason1 b. 1776, d. after 1860
Note-ShackelfordBenjamin Mason Benjamin Mason Will: 1779
Born: Bet. 1720 - 1730 in Caroline Co., VA d: Abt. 1779
Elizabeth and James Mason Executors/Admistrators
.... +Elizabeth Burrus d: Abt. 1829 Father: Samuel Burrus Mother:Sina Jennings

Benjamin Mason and wife Elizabeth Burrus owned property near the borderof Caroline and Spotsylvania Counties, Va. but was actually in Caroline.

Source: Colonial Caroline, A History of Caroline Co., VA by T. E.Campbell Born: Bet. 1720 - 1730 in Caroline Co., VA d: Abt. 1779
Researcher: All info from; Tiffany Luchetta via email thru Lisa Watson/PsH.1 
Last EditedSep 8, 2007

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Elizabeth Burrus1

Female, #61051, b. before 1760, d. 1829
FatherSamuel Burruss Sr1 d. about 1777
MotherSina Jennings1 d. 1800
Birthbefore 1760Elizabeth was born before 1760 in Caroline County, Virginia.1 
Marriage - no infoShe married Benjamin Mason, son of Peter Mason and Flower (surname not known). I have no information on the date and place of the marriage.1 
Birth of SonMarch 20, 1763Her son Smith was born on March 20, 1763 in Caroline County, Virginia.1 
Birth of Sonabout 1765Her son Benjamin was born about 1765 in Caroline County, Virginia.1 
Birth of Daughter1770Her daughter Nancy was born in 1770 in Virginia.1 
Birth of Son1776Her son James was born in 1776 in Caroline County, Virginia.1 
Birth of Daughter1776Her daughter Susanah was born in 1776 in Virginia.1 
Death of Fatherabout 1777Her father, Samuel, died about 1777 in Caroline County, Virginia.1 
Death of Spouse1779She was widowed when her husband, Benjamin, died in 1779 in Virginia.1 
Death of Mother1800Her mother, Sina, died in 1800 in Caroline County, Virginia.1 
Marriage of Daughter1813Her daugher, Sinah Mason, married William Thacker in 1813 in Spotsylvania County, Virginia.1 
Death1829Elizabeth died 1829 in Spotsylvania County, Virginia.1  

Family

Benjamin Mason b. bt 1720 - 1730, d. 1779
Children 1.George Mason1
 2.Wilmiseth Mason1
 3.Elizabeth Mason1
 4.Sinah Mason1
 5.Smith Mason1 b. Mar 20, 1763, d. Jul 28, 1842
 6.Benjamin Barrett Mason+1 b. about 1765
 7.Nancy Mason1 b. 1770, d. after 1870
 8.James Mason1 b. 1776
 9.Susanah Mason1 b. 1776, d. after 1860
Note-ShackelfordElizabeth Burrus Benjamin Mason Will: 1779
Born: Bet. 1720 - 1730 in Caroline Co., VA d: Abt. 1779
Elizabeth and James Mason Executors/Admistrators
.... +Elizabeth Burrus d: Abt. 1829 Father: Samuel Burrus Mother:Sina Jennings

Source: Colonial Caroline, A History of Caroline Co., VA by T. E.Campbell Born: Bet. 1720 - 1730 in Caroline Co., VA d: Abt. 1779
Researcher: All info from; Tiffany Luchetta via email thru Lisa Watson/PsH
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Caroline Co., Va. Court Record Data

Context Extract
Defendant Charles C. Breame (admr.); Joseph Breame (dec'); GeorgeBurruss (exor.); Charles Burrus (decd - exor.); Sinia Burruss (decd)
Deponent / Affiant John Clough; Elizabeth Seay; Thomas Price Jr; JohnBlunt
Estate account of Charles Burruss decd. - Caroline Co. - 1815-1817
Estate account of Sina Burruss decd. est. - Caroline Co. - 1799-1802
**Family Elizabeth Mason, daughter of Sina Burruss**
Family Robert T. Barlow, father of William B. Barlow
Family William Burrus Barlow, great grandson of Sina Burruss
Family Charles B. Breame (aka Charles B. Brame), grandson of CharlesBurruss
Family Elizabeth Breame, granddaughter of Sina Burruss
Family Charles Burruss, son of Sina Burruss
Family Elizabeth Burruss, widow of Jennings Burruss
Family Samuel Burruss Jr., son of Samuel Burruss Sr.
Family Samuel Burruss, William Burruss & Wilmouth Burruss, children ofWilliam Burruss
Family Benjamin Mason, Smith Mason & Samuel Mason, grandsons of SinaBurruss
Family Wilmouth Mason, granddaughter of Sina Burruss
Family Elizabeth Mourning, granddaughter of Sina Burruss
Family Sina Burruss, widow of Samuel Burruss Sr.
Locality Buckingham Co; Hanover Co; Caroline Co; Henrico Co; KY
Migration Robert T. Barlow & family moved to KY in Mar. or Apr. 1817
Plaintiff William B. Barlow
Slave Gill, property of Sina Burruss estate
Slave Rogger; Babley; Winston; Phillis; Squire; Dolly; Peter; Patty;John; Mary; James; Susannah
Will Sina Burruss - Caroline Co. - 1800
Administrative Information
Record title Barlow vs Breame
Year recorded 1823
Collection CR-SC-H
Record ID 27-7
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WILL
In the name of God ~ Amen.

I Elizabeth Mason of the County of Spotsylvania being weak in body but
of sound mind and memory thanks be to the Lord for the same, do make
this my last will in the following manner, viz ~ I recommend my soul to
God who gave it and my body to the Earth to be buried at the direction
of my Executors hereafter named ~

And as to what worldly Estate I am in possession of I dispose thereof in
the following manner ~

Imprs. I will that all my Just debts and funeral expenses be paid ~

Item. I will that all my Estate be sold on twelve months credit and the
money arising from such sale (after allowing my son George Mason twenty
seven dollars, for his trouble and expenses attending the distribution
of my husbands estate, as also that of my own formerly given up to my
children) ~ to be equally divided between all my children That is to say
to my son Smith Mason one ninth part, To my son Benjamin Mason one ninth
part, ~ to my Son George Mason one ninth part, ~ to my Son James Mason
one ninth part To my Daughter Wilmiseth Mason one ninth part, ~ To my
Daughter Nancy Henderson one ninth part, ~ To my Daughter Susanah ~ (Ihave her line)
Partlow one ninth part, ~ To my Daughter Elizabeth Mournings children
one ninth part, ~ To my Daughter Sinah Thackers children one ninth part,
~ hereby revoking any will by me heretofore made declaring this only as
my last will. ~

Lastly I appoint my two sons, Benjamin Mason and George Mason, Executors
to have my will Executed according to its contents in Testamony whereof
I have hereunto set my hand and affixed my seal this first day of June
Eighteen hundred and twenty six.

Elizabeth Mason [Seal]
[Her mark]
Signd. Seald. & acknowledged
In presence of
/s/ E. Partlow
/s/ James Wright
/s/ Dabney Waller

At a Court held for Spotsylvania County the 2nd day of November 1829
The last will and testament of Elizabeth Mason deceased was proved by
the oath of E. Partlow a witness thereto and ordered to be recorded
Teste
R. L. Stevenson, C. C.

And at a Court help for Spotsylvania County this 11th day of January 1830
The last will and testament of Elizabeth Mason deceased was fully proved
by the oath of James Wright another witness thereto and ordered to be
recorded. And on the motion of Benjamin Mason who made oath thereto and
together with William White and John Woolfolk his securities entered
into and acknowledged a bond in the penalty of $1200 conditioned as the
law directs Certificate is granted him for obtaining letters of
administration on the estate of the said Elizabeth Mason with her will
aforesaid annexed in due form.
Teste
R. L. Stevenson, C. C.

Recorded liber M folio 480

Above Will & Court Record researched & submitted by: Tiffany Luchetta.1 
Last EditedSep 8, 2007

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Emma E Mason1

Female, #61052, b. about 1858
MotherAnn E Thacker1 b. about 1836
Birthabout 1858Emma was born about 1858 in Kentucky.1 
Death - no infoI have no information on the date and place of Emma E's death. 
Note-ShackelfordEmma E Mason 1860 Anderson Co.,Ky. Census--Lawrenceburg

James Mason, 83, farming, $6626, $6048, b. Va. (1777)
Nancy Henderson, 90, Va (1770)
**Benjamin Mason Jr., 29, farmer, $2000, Va (1831)
Ann E. Mason, 24, Ky
Mary M. Mason, 6, b. Ky
**Emma A. Mason, 2, b. Ky
Elvenda B. Mason, 3 months, female, Ky(Sarah)?
====================
1870 Anderson Co.,Ky.--Dist 1

**Benjamin Mason, 39, Farmer, $6000, $2000, Va. (1831)
Ann E., 35, Ky
Mary M., 16, Ky
**Emma E., 12, Ky
Sarah B., 10, Ky
John W., 8, Ky
*Nancy Henderson, 100, Ret'd house keeping, Va.
Thomas Washington, 15, m,w, farm laborer, Ky.1 
Last EditedSep 8, 2007

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Sarah B Mason1

Female, #61053, b. about 1860
MotherAnn E Thacker1 b. about 1836
Birthabout 1860Sarah was born about 1860 in Kentucky.1 
Death - no infoI have no information on the date and place of Sarah B's death. 
Note-ShackelfordSarah B Mason 1860 Anderson Co.,Ky. Census--Lawrenceburg

James Mason, 83, farming, $6626, $6048, b. Va. (1777)
Nancy Henderson, 90, Va (1770)
**Benjamin Mason Jr., 29, farmer, $2000, Va (1831)
Ann E. Mason, 24, Ky
Mary M. Mason, 6, b. Ky
Emma A. Mason, 2, b. Ky
Elvenda B. Mason, 3 months, female, Ky(Sarah)?
====================
1870 Anderson Co.,Ky.--Dist 1

**Benjamin Mason, 39, Farmer, $6000, $2000, Va. (1831)
Ann E., 35, Ky
Mary M., 16, Ky
Emma E., 12, Ky
**Sarah B., 10, Ky
John W., 8, Ky
*Nancy Henderson, 100, Ret'd house keeping, Va.
Thomas Washington, 15, m,w, farm laborer, Ky.1 
Last EditedSep 8, 2007

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John W Mason1

Male, #61054, b. about 1862
MotherAnn E Thacker1 b. about 1836
Birthabout 1862John was born about 1862 in Kentucky.1 
Death - no infoI have no information on the date and place of John W's death. 
Last EditedSep 8, 2007

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Sarah Elizabeth Crawford1

Female, #61055, b. about 1775, d. February, 1850
FatherJohn Crawford1
MotherPhebe Shirley1
Birthabout 1775Sarah was born about 1775 in Virginia.1 
Marriage - no dateShe married he, son of Benjamin Mason and Elizabeth Burrus, in Virginia. I have no information on the date of the marriage.1 
Birth of Daughterbetween 1794 and 1800Her daughter Susannah was born between 1794 and 1800 in Virginia.1 
Birth of Son1800Her son John was born in 1800 in Virginia.1 
Birth of Daughter1801Her daughter Elizabeth was born in 1801 in Virginia.1 
Birth of SonJanuary 16, 1803Her son James was born on January 16, 1803 in Virginia.1 
Birth of DaughterAugust 3, 1804Her daughter Nancy was born on August 3, 1804 in Virginia.1 
Birth of SonAugust 28, 1806Her son Benjamin was born on August 28, 1806 in Virginia.1 
DeathFebruary, 1850Sarah died February, 1850 in Caroline County, Virginia.1  

Family

Benjamin Barrett Mason b. a 1765
Children 1.Susannah T Mason1 b. between 1794 and 1800
 2.John Mason1 b. 1800
 3.Elizabeth Mason1 b. 1801
 4.James S Mason1 b. Jan 16, 1803, d. after 1862
 5.Nancy Crawford Mason1 b. Aug 3, 1804, d. Jun 4, 1887
 6.Benjamin Barrett Mason Jr1 b. Aug 28, 1806, d. Jan 28, 1881
Event-Death infoSarah Elizabeth Crawford was Type: Cause of Death (Facts Pg) Paralysis .1 
Note-ShackelfordShe Source: Names and dates from; Tiffany Luchetta via email thru LisaWatson/ PsH
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U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules Index Record

Surname: SARAH MASON (Sarah Crawford)
Year: 1850
County: CAROLINE CO.
State: VA
Age: 75
Gender: F
Month of Death: FEB
State of Birth: VA
ID#: MRT46_4308
Occupation: NONE LISTED
Cause of Death: PARALYSIS
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Event-Death infoShe was Type: /Death Age/ Cert 75 .1 
Last EditedSep 8, 2007

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Smith Mason1

Male, #61056, b. March 20, 1763, d. July 28, 1842
FatherBenjamin Mason1 b. between 1720 and 1730, d. 1779
MotherElizabeth Burrus1 b. before 1760, d. 1829
BirthMarch 20, 1763Smith was born March 20, 1763 in Caroline County, Virginia.1 
Death of Father1779His father, Benjamin, died in 1779 in Virginia.1 
Death of Mother1829His mother, Elizabeth, died in 1829 in Spotsylvania County, Virginia.1 
DeathJuly 28, 1842Smith died July 28, 1842 in Caroline County, Virginia at age 79.1  

Family

Frances Mason
Note-ShackelfordSmith Mason 1810 United States Federal Census Record

Name: Mason, Smith *
Township: Not Stated
County: Caroline
State: Virginia
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1820 United States Federal Census Record

Name: Smith Mason *
Township: Not Stated
County: Caroline
State: Virginia
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1840 United States Federal Census Record

Name: Smith Mason *
Township: Caroline District
County: Caroline
State: Virginia
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Smith's name is mentioned in his mother's Will below:
Below Will researched & submitted by: Tiffany L.
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In the name of God ~ Amen.

I Elizabeth Mason of the County of Spotsylvania being weak in body but
of sound mind and memory thanks be to the Lord for the same, do make
this my last will in the following manner, viz ~ I recommend my soul to
God who gave it and my body to the Earth to be buried at the direction
of my Executors hereafter named ~

And as to what worldly Estate I am in possession of I dispose thereof in
the following manner ~

Imprs. I will that all my Just debts and funeral expenses be paid ~

Item. I will that all my Estate be sold on twelve months credit and the
money arising from such sale (after allowing my son George Mason twenty
seven dollars, for his trouble and expenses attending the distribution
of my husbands estate, as also that of my own formerly given up to my
children) ~ to be equally divided between all my children That is to say
to my son Smith Mason one ninth part, To my son Benjamin Mason one ninth
part, ~ to my Son George Mason one ninth part, ~ to my Son James Mason
one ninth part To my Daughter Wilmiseth Mason one ninth part, ~ To my
Daughter Nancy Henderson one ninth part, ~ To my Daughter Susanah ~ (Ihave her line)
Partlow one ninth part, ~ To my Daughter Elizabeth Mournings children
one ninth part, ~ To my Daughter Sinah Thackers children one ninth part,
~ hereby revoking any will by me heretofore made declaring this only as
my last will. ~

Lastly I appoint my two sons, Benjamin Mason and George Mason, Executors
to have my will Executed according to its contents in Testamony whereof
I have hereunto set my hand and affixed my seal this first day of June
Eighteen hundred and twenty six.

Elizabeth Mason [Seal]
[Her mark]
Signd. Seald. & acknowledged
In presence of
/s/ E. Partlow
/s/ James Wright
/s/ Dabney Waller

At a Court held for Spotsylvania County the 2nd day of November 1829
The last will and testament of Elizabeth Mason deceased was proved by
the oath of E. Partlow a witness thereto and ordered to be recorded
Teste
R. L. Stevenson, C. C.

And at a Court help for Spotsylvania County this 11th day of January 1830
The last will and testament of Elizabeth Mason deceased was fully proved
by the oath of James Wright another witness thereto and ordered to be
recorded. And on the motion of Benjamin Mason who made oath thereto and
together with William White and John Woolfolk his securities entered
into and acknowledged a bond in the penalty of $1200 conditioned as the
law directs Certificate is granted him for obtaining letters of
administration on the estate of the said Elizabeth Mason with her will
aforesaid annexed in due form.
Teste
R. L. Stevenson, C. C.

Recorded liber M folio 480.1


 
Last EditedSep 8, 2007

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George Mason1

Male, #61057
FatherBenjamin Mason1 b. between 1720 and 1730, d. 1779
MotherElizabeth Burrus1 b. before 1760, d. 1829
Birth - no dateGeorge was born on an unknown date in Virginia.1 
Death - no infoI have no information on the date and place of George's death. 
Note-ShackelfordGeorge Mason George's name is mentioned in his mother's Will below:
Below Will & Court Records researched & submitted by: Tiffany Luchettavia email to Lisa Watson / PSH
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' Caroline Co., VA Court Records and Marriages' by William Lindsey Hopkins
page 42 Chancery Suits

In the case of Mason VS Burrus in 1813 it states that George Masonsometimes acted as an agent for his mother Elizabeth Mason
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1829 WILL of Elizabeth Burruss Mason

In the name of God ~ Amen.

I Elizabeth Mason of the County of Spotsylvania being weak in body but
of sound mind and memory thanks be to the Lord for the same, do make
this my last will in the following manner, viz ~ I recommend my soul to
God who gave it and my body to the Earth to be buried at the direction
of my Executors hereafter named ~

And as to what worldly Estate I am in possession of I dispose thereof in
the following manner ~

Imprs. I will that all my Just debts and funeral expenses be paid ~

Item. I will that all my Estate be sold on twelve months credit and the
money arising from such sale (after allowing my son George Mason twenty
seven dollars, for his trouble and expenses attending the distribution
of my husbands estate, as also that of my own formerly given up to my
children) ~ to be equally divided between all my children That is to say
to my son Smith Mason one ninth part, To my son Benjamin Mason one ninth
part, ~ to my Son George Mason one ninth part, ~ to my Son James Mason
one ninth part To my Daughter Wilmiseth Mason one ninth part, ~ To my
Daughter Nancy Henderson one ninth part, ~ To my Daughter Susanah ~ (Ihave her line)
Partlow one ninth part, ~ To my Daughter Elizabeth Mournings children
one ninth part, ~ To my Daughter Sinah Thackers children one ninth part,
~ hereby revoking any will by me heretofore made declaring this only as
my last will. ~

Lastly I appoint my two sons, Benjamin Mason and George Mason, Executors
to have my will Executed according to its contents in Testamony whereof
I have hereunto set my hand and affixed my seal this first day of June
Eighteen hundred and twenty six.

Elizabeth Mason [Seal]
[Her mark]
Signd. Seald. & acknowledged
In presence of
/s/ E. Partlow
/s/ James Wright
/s/ Dabney Waller

At a Court held for Spotsylvania County the 2nd day of November 1829
The last will and testament of Elizabeth Mason deceased was proved by
the oath of E. Partlow a witness thereto and ordered to be recorded
Teste
R. L. Stevenson, C. C.

And at a Court help for Spotsylvania County this 11th day of January 1830
The last will and testament of Elizabeth Mason deceased was fully proved
by the oath of James Wright another witness thereto and ordered to be
recorded. And on the motion of Benjamin Mason who made oath thereto and
together with William White and John Woolfolk his securities entered
into and acknowledged a bond in the penalty of $1200 conditioned as the
law directs Certificate is granted him for obtaining letters of
administration on the estate of the said Elizabeth Mason with her will
aforesaid annexed in due form.
Teste
R. L. Stevenson, C. C.

Recorded liber M folio 480.1

 
Last EditedJul 28, 2013

Citations

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Wilmiseth Mason1

Female, #61058
FatherBenjamin Mason1 b. between 1720 and 1730, d. 1779
MotherElizabeth Burrus1 b. before 1760, d. 1829
Birth - no dateWilmiseth was born on an unknown date in Virginia.1 
Death - no infoI have no information on the date and place of Wilmiseth's death. 
Note-ShackelfordWilmiseth Mason Wilmiseth died unmarried.
Wilmiseth's name is mentioned in her mother's Will below:
Below Will researched & submitted by: Tiffany Luchetta via email/ LisaWatson/ PsH
---------
In the name of God ~ Amen.

I Elizabeth Mason of the County of Spotsylvania being weak in body but
of sound mind and memory thanks be to the Lord for the same, do make
this my last will in the following manner, viz ~ I recommend my soul to
God who gave it and my body to the Earth to be buried at the direction
of my Executors hereafter named ~

And as to what worldly Estate I am in possession of I dispose thereof in
the following manner ~

Imprs. I will that all my Just debts and funeral expenses be paid ~

Item. I will that all my Estate be sold on twelve months credit and the
money arising from such sale (after allowing my son George Mason twenty
seven dollars, for his trouble and expenses attending the distribution
of my husbands estate, as also that of my own formerly given up to my
children) ~ to be equally divided between all my children That is to say
to my son Smith Mason one ninth part, To my son Benjamin Mason one ninth
part, ~ to my Son George Mason one ninth part, ~ to my Son James Mason
one ninth part To my Daughter Wilmiseth Mason one ninth part, ~ To my
Daughter Nancy Henderson one ninth part, ~ To my Daughter Susanah ~ (Ihave her line)
Partlow one ninth part, ~ To my Daughter Elizabeth Mournings children
one ninth part, ~ To my Daughter Sinah Thackers children one ninth part,
~ hereby revoking any will by me heretofore made declaring this only as
my last will. ~

Lastly I appoint my two sons, Benjamin Mason and George Mason, Executors
to have my will Executed according to its contents in Testamony whereof
I have hereunto set my hand and affixed my seal this first day of June
Eighteen hundred and twenty six.

Elizabeth Mason [Seal]
[Her mark]
Signd. Seald. & acknowledged
In presence of
/s/ E. Partlow
/s/ James Wright
/s/ Dabney Waller

At a Court held for Spotsylvania County the 2nd day of November 1829
The last will and testament of Elizabeth Mason deceased was proved by
the oath of E. Partlow a witness thereto and ordered to be recorded
Teste
R. L. Stevenson, C. C.

And at a Court help for Spotsylvania County this 11th day of January 1830
The last will and testament of Elizabeth Mason deceased was fully proved
by the oath of James Wright another witness thereto and ordered to be
recorded. And on the motion of Benjamin Mason who made oath thereto and
together with William White and John Woolfolk his securities entered
into and acknowledged a bond in the penalty of $1200 conditioned as the
law directs Certificate is granted him for obtaining letters of
administration on the estate of the said Elizabeth Mason with her will
aforesaid annexed in due form.
Teste
R. L. Stevenson, C. C.

Recorded liber M folio 480.1

 
Last EditedJul 28, 2013

Citations

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Susanah Mason1

Female, #61059, b. 1776, d. after 1860
FatherBenjamin Mason1 b. between 1720 and 1730, d. 1779
MotherElizabeth Burrus1 b. before 1760, d. 1829
Birth1776Susanah was born 1776 in Virginia.1 
Marriage - no infoShe married (given name not known) Partlow. I have no information on the date and place of the marriage.1 
Deathafter 1860Susanah died after 1860 in an unknown place .1  
Note-ShackelfordSusanah Mason Note: In 1850 Spotsylvania Census, Susan living next to Samuel Partlow &wife, Mary & their children.
Age progression in parents & some children below is in accordance with1850.
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1860 Spotsylvania Co., Va.--Berkeley

Launcelotte Partlow, 59, Farmer, $5000, $26,100, Va. (1801)-SamuelL.--Susan's son?
Mary E., 38, Va.
Bettie, 22, Va.
Mattie, 19, Va.
Ophelia, 10, Va.
Ida, 3, Va.
J.L.C. Partlow, 1, Va.
*Susan Partlow, 84, Va. **(1776--dau of Benj. & Elizabeth Burrus Mason)
C.S. Pulliam, 62, f, Va.
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Susanah's name is mentioned in her mother's Will below:
Below Will researched & submitted by: Tiffany L.
---------
In the name of God ~ Amen.

I Elizabeth Mason of the County of Spotsylvania being weak in body but
of sound mind and memory thanks be to the Lord for the same, do make
this my last will in the following manner, viz ~ I recommend my soul to
God who gave it and my body to the Earth to be buried at the direction
of my Executors hereafter named ~

And as to what worldly Estate I am in possession of I dispose thereof in
the following manner ~

Imprs. I will that all my Just debts and funeral expenses be paid ~

Item. I will that all my Estate be sold on twelve months credit and the
money arising from such sale (after allowing my son George Mason twenty
seven dollars, for his trouble and expenses attending the distribution
of my husbands estate, as also that of my own formerly given up to my
children) ~ to be equally divided between all my children That is to say
to my son Smith Mason one ninth part, To my son Benjamin Mason one ninth
part, ~ to my Son George Mason one ninth part, ~ to my Son James Mason
one ninth part To my Daughter Wilmiseth Mason one ninth part, ~ To my
Daughter Nancy Henderson one ninth part, ~ To my Daughter Susanah ~ (Ihave her line)
Partlow one ninth part, ~ To my Daughter Elizabeth Mournings children
one ninth part, ~ To my Daughter Sinah Thackers children one ninth part,
~ hereby revoking any will by me heretofore made declaring this only as
my last will. ~

Lastly I appoint my two sons, Benjamin Mason and George Mason, Executors
to have my will Executed according to its contents in Testamony whereof
I have hereunto set my hand and affixed my seal this first day of June
Eighteen hundred and twenty six.

Elizabeth Mason [Seal]
[Her mark]
Signd. Seald. & acknowledged
In presence of
/s/ E. Partlow
/s/ James Wright
/s/ Dabney Waller

At a Court held for Spotsylvania County the 2nd day of November 1829
The last will and testament of Elizabeth Mason deceased was proved by
the oath of E. Partlow a witness thereto and ordered to be recorded
Teste
R. L. Stevenson, C. C.

And at a Court help for Spotsylvania County this 11th day of January 1830
The last will and testament of Elizabeth Mason deceased was fully proved
by the oath of James Wright another witness thereto and ordered to be
recorded. And on the motion of Benjamin Mason who made oath thereto and
together with William White and John Woolfolk his securities entered
into and acknowledged a bond in the penalty of $1200 conditioned as the
law directs Certificate is granted him for obtaining letters of
administration on the estate of the said Elizabeth Mason with her will
aforesaid annexed in due form.
Teste
R. L. Stevenson, C. C.

Recorded liber M folio 480.1



 
Last EditedSep 8, 2007

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(given name not known) Partlow1

Male, #61060, d. before 1850
Birth - no date(given was born on an unknown date in Virginia.1 
Marriage - no infoHe married Susanah Mason, daughter of Benjamin Mason and Elizabeth Burrus. I have no information on the date and place of the marriage.1 
Deathbefore 1850(given died before 1850 in an unknown place .1  

Family

Susanah Mason b. 1776, d. a 1860
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