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Squire Davis Masters
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Birth: Nov. 28, 1812
Overton County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Feb. 2, 1904
Menard County
Illinois, USA

Paternal grandfather of Edgar Lee Masters. Prominent farmer in Menard County. Squire fought with Captain William Gillham's Company from Morgan County, Ill. in the Blackhawk War in 1832. After the war he was appointed a captain of militia by Governor Reynolds.

Served one term in the Illinois State Legislature 
Family links: 
  Thomas Masters (1787 - 1849)
  Elizabeth Matlock Masters (1796 - 1845)
  Lucinda Young Masters (1814 - 1910)
  Mary Susanna Masters (1842 - 1870)*
  Hardin Wallace Masters (1845 - 1925)*
  Wilburne D Masters (1859 - 1962)*
  Squire Davis Masters (1812 - 1904)
  Mary D Masters Lemon (1815 - 1843)*
  James Madison Masters (1817 - 1898)*
  Wilbourne J Masters (1835 - 1875)*
  William Lafayette Masters (1835 - 1892)*
*Calculated relationship
Oakland Cemetery
Menard County
Illinois, USA
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Oct 04, 1999
Find A Grave Memorial# 6540
Squire Davis Masters
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Squire Davis Masters
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It was an honor to visit your grave. Rest in peace.
- Karen Kruse
 Added: Aug. 2, 2014

- SJ family
 Added: Mar. 27, 2013
Remembering you today, Squire...
- Mary
 Added: Apr. 5, 2011
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