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Lillis Mason Barker
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Birth: Oct. 26, 1771
Massachusetts, USA
Death: May 20, 1838
New York, USA

Daughter of Nathan Mason and Elizabeth Wood; wife of Henry Barker; mother of Ann, Orrin, Betsey, Chloe and Zorada.

From "Genealogy of the Sampson Mason Family," comp. Alverdo Hayward Mason [East Braintree, MA, 1902], p.p. 179-180:

LILLIS-5 MASON, [Nathan4, Sampson3, Isaac2, Sampson1] born, probably, in Lanesborough, Mass. October 25, 1771; married, November 2, 1788, Henry Barker, son of James and Anne [Peckham] Barker.

He was born in Middletown, Rhode Island, January 31, 1788 [sic, 1766]. Lillis died May 20, 1838.

Children of Henry and Lillis [Mason] Barker.

i. Ann Barker, born May 2, 1795; married Allen C. Shepardson; died February 19, 1859.

ii. Orrin Barker, born September 20, 1797; married Eliza Leonard, daughter of Elisha and Chloe [Mason] Leonard. She was born September 17, 1809 and died November 28, 1877. Orrin Barker died October 31, 1879.

iii. Betsey Barker, born in Whitestown, New York, March 6, 1801; married, July 9, 1818, Hiram D. Colvin, son of Jonathan and Olive [Sherman] Colvin. [See No. 159-i.*] She died September 23, 1926.

iv. Chloe Barker, born in Whitestown, New York, March 6, 1801, married October 28, 1819, Merrill Colvin, son of Jonathan Colvin and Olive [Sherman] Olive. She died February 12, 1888.

iv [sic]. Zorada Barker, born in Fort Ann, New York, December 4, 1807; married Hiram D. Colvin, as his second wife. She died April 24, 1888.

The first two children were probably born in Cheshire, Mass.
Family links: 
  Nathan Mason (1726 - 1804)
  Henry Barker (1766 - 1842)
  Betsey Barker Colvin (1801 - 1826)*
  Chloe Barker Colvin (1801 - 1888)*
  Zorada Jane Barker Colvin (1807 - 1888)*
  Elizabeth Mason Mason (1761 - 1836)*
  Samson Mason (1765 - 1845)*
  Lillis Mason Barker (1771 - 1838)
*Calculated relationship
Mount Hope Cemetery
Monroe County
New York, USA
Plot: Section S
Created by: Carol Page Tilson
Record added: Jul 10, 2011
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Lillis <i>Mason</i> Barker
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