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Col William Bond Mason
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Birth: Feb. 2, 1767
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Sep. 26, 1814
Washington County
Ohio, USA

William Bond Mason was one of the 48 men who founded Marietta, Ohio on April 7, 1788. He was the second man off the boat behind General Rufus Putnam. He was a Colonel in the Revolution and was a man of prominence. There is a monument with his name and the other 47 men. It is on Front Street in Marietta in front of the old railroad bridge. Senator Hoar said of William Bond Mason that he was sober, honest, and
just, quiet, industrious and religious. He was a soldier and minister,cabinetmaker and farmer all at one time,and was eminently successful in everyone. His cabinet work was perfect. Some of the household furniture of Rufus Putnam,as well as that of many early settlers Was his handiwork. 
Family links: 
  Susanna Coburn Mason / Davis (1774 - 1855)*
  Jonas Mason (1797 - 1887)*
  Elijah Mason (1803 - 1878)*
  Clarinda Mason Devol (1810 - 1848)*
  Adelphia Coburn Mason (1814 - 1871)*
*Calculated relationship
Mason Cemetery
Coal Run
Washington County
Ohio, USA
Created by: Debbie (Noland) Nitsche
Record added: Mar 21, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8541242
Col William Bond Mason
Added by: Arden & Ginger Wince
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With gratitude for your service to our nation, we salute you sir! May Peace & Joy surround you and yours.
- Jerry Thornton
 Added: May. 29, 2008

- Keeping your memory alive.
 Added: Nov. 24, 2004
They were men---real men---the first handul of pioneers who founded Marietta on April 7, 1788. Theirs was no wild dream of hidden treasures of fabulous riches; but the undying desire to live---to breathe the air---to make happy homes for themselves...(Read more)
- Debbie (Noland) Nitsche - 5th Gr. Granddaughter
 Added: Mar. 21, 2004

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