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Maj William Emery Mason
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Birth: Apr. 25, 1828
Hartford
Oxford County
Maine, USA
Death: May 27, 1905
New Bedford
Bristol County
Massachusetts, USA

Son of Willard Mason and Eliza Wood, he was a blacksmith in New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts when he enlisted on 4 Sep 1862 as a 1st Lieutenant.
From the Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865, "Commissioned an officer in Company E, Massachusetts 3rd Infantry Regiment on 23 Sep 1862. Mustered out on 26 Jun 1863 at Camp Hooker, Lakeville, MA. Promoted to Full 2nd Lieutenant on 08 Sep 1863. Commissioned an officer in Company E, Massachusetts 58th Infantry Regiment on 11 Sep 1863. Promoted to Full Captain on 22 Jan 1864. Promoted to Full Major on 31 Aug 1864. Mustered out on 14 Jul 1865 at Washington, DC."
At the time of his death his occupation was an Inspector of Customs 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Frances Cornelia Tripp Mason (1835 - 1897)*
 
 Children:
  Eliza W. Wood (____ - 1912)*
  Lydia Otis Mason (1855 - 1859)*
  Frances C Mason Wood (1858 - 1931)*
  Mary B Mason Hazard (1867 - 1942)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rural Cemetery
New Bedford
Bristol County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: D J Pimentel
Record added: Nov 03, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 119745895
Maj William Emery Mason
Added by: D J Pimentel
 
Maj William Emery Mason
Added by: D J Pimentel
 
Maj William Emery Mason
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 Added: Nov. 3, 2013
 
 
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