Mason family.

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Represented are John Young Mason (1799-1859) of "Fortsville," Southampton County, Va., U.S. representative from Virginia, U.S. Attorney General, Secretary of the Navy, and minister to France; his wife, Mary Ann (Fort) Mason (1803-1870); and his father, Edmunds Mason (1770-1849) of "Homestead," Greensville County, Va.

From the description of Papers, 1805-1886. (Virginia Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 31752367

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creatorOf Mason family. Papers, 1805-1886. Virginia Historical Society Library
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associatedWith Anderson, Mary Anne Mason, 1834-1938. person
associatedWith Buchanan, James, 1791-1868. person
associatedWith Maclin, William W., d. 1831 person
associatedWith Mason, Edmunds, 1770-1849. person
associatedWith Mason, John Y. (John Young), 1799-1859. person
associatedWith Mason, Lewis Edmunds, 1822-1897. person
associatedWith Mason, Mary Ann Fort, 1803-1870. person
associatedWith Pierce, Franklin, 1804-1869. person
associatedWith Polk, James K. (James Knox), 1795-1849. person
associatedWith Taylor, Zachary, 1784-1850. person
associatedWith Tyler, John, 1790-1862. person
associatedWith United States. Attorney-General. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Congress. House corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Navy Dept. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Paris (France)
Homestead (Greensville County, Va.)
Virginia--Greensville County
United States
Fortsville (Southampton County, Va.)
Virginia--Southampton County
Diplomatic and consular service, American--History--19th century
Americans--Social life and customs--19th century
Guardian and ward--History--19th century
Executors and administrators--History--19th century


Active 1805

Active 1886

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