James Murray Mason

James Murray Mason

Male 1798 - 1871  (72 years)

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  • Name James Murray Mason 
    Born 3 Nov 1798  Washington, District of Columbia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Death 1871  Christ Church Episcopal Cem, Alexandria, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 1871  Alexandria, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 28 Apr 1871  Fairfax, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I13742  mytree
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2018 

    Family Eliza Margretta Chew,   b. 18 Nov 1798, Germantown, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1874, Fairfax, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 25 Jul 1822  Germantown, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Anna Maria Mason,   b. 31 Jan 1825,   d. 17 Aug 1863  (Age 38 years)  [natural]
     2. Benjamin Chew Mason,   b. Abt 1826,   d. Abt 1847  (Age ~ 21 years)  [natural]
     3. Catherine Chew Mason,   b. 24 Mar 1828,   d. 28 Apr 1893  (Age 65 years)  [natural]
     4. George Mason,   b. 16 Apr 1830,   d. 3 Feb 1895, Galveston, Galveston, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)  [natural]
     5. Virginia Mason,   b. 12 Dec 1833,   d. 11 Oct 1920  (Age 86 years)  [natural]
     6. Eliza Ida Oswald Mason,   b. 10 Aug 1836,   d. 16 Dec 1885  (Age 49 years)  [natural]
     7. James Murray Mason, Jr.,   b. 25 Aug 1839, Winchester, Frederick, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1923  (Age 83 years)  [natural]
     8. John A. Mason,   b. 17 Nov 1841,   d. 6 Jun 1925, Leesburg, Loudoun, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2018 
    Family ID F5147  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Nov 1798 - Washington, District of Columbia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Jul 1822 - Germantown, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 1871 - Christ Church Episcopal Cem, Alexandria, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1871 - Alexandria, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Apr 1871 - Fairfax, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • James Murray served as a United States Representative from Virginia, 1837-1839; United States Senator from Virginia, 1847-1861; was expelled from the Senate in 1861 for support of the Confederacy; appointed Confederate States Commissioner to Great Britain and France, 1861; captured aboard the British mail steamer "Trent" in 1861 and confined to Fort Warren in Boston; released in 1862, he represented the Confederate States in London until 1865.

  • Sources 
    1. [S57] Find A Grave.

    2. [S74] Internet, http://www.ronulrich.com/rfuged/index.htm.


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