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 William Masson

William Masson

Birth
Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Death 1 Dec 1962 (aged 76)
Lethbridge, Lethbridge Census Division, Alberta, Canada
Burial Lethbridge, Lethbridge Census Division, Alberta, Canada
Plot Block 4 Lot 6 Grave 4E
Memorial ID 100016698 · View Source
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WWI ATTESTATION PAPERS on Oct 12 1915
Name:MASSON, WILLIAM
Rank: DVR
Regimental Number: 301927
Date of Birth: 15/02/1886
Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 6022 - 58
Item Number: 192384
Record Group: Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF)
Digitized service file - PDF format: B6022-S058
Father - James Masson (951-10St S Lethbridge, AB)
Height 5 foot 7 inches
Dark complexion, Hazel eyes, Dark hair
Baggage man
Presbyterian
Single
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1921 CANADA CENSUS
Name William Masson
Gender Male
Marital Status Single
Age 36
Birth Year abt 1885
Birth Place Scotland
Relation to Head of House Son
Father's Name James Masson
Father Birth Place Scotland
Mother's Name Mary Masson
Mother Birth Place Scotland
Year of Immigration 1913
Racial or Tribal Origin Scotch
Province or Territory Alberta
District Lethbridge
District Number 7
Sub-District Lethbridge (City)
Sub-District Number 41
City, Town or Village Ward "D" City of LethBridge
Section Number 910 8 St S
Municipality Ward D
Occupation Baggage man
Income 1680
Household Members
Name Age
James Masson 64
Mary Masson 64
James Masson 37
William Masson 36
Aleck Masson 32
John Masson 28
Robert Masson 26
Gordon Masson 23
Chas Masson 20
Jane Masson 22
W M Gray 22
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Dept of Veteran's Affairs
Date of Death Dec 1 1962 @ St Michael's Hospital Lethbridge, AB
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Lethbridge Herald Dec 3 1962

William Masson, died in hospital Saturday at the age of 78, after a lengthy illness.

Born in Scotland, Mr Masson came to Lethbridge in 1909 and worked with the CPR as a baggage-man until his retirement last year.

Survived by his wife Sarah and 3 sons, Gordon, Douglas and Patrick of Lethbridge and three daughters, Mrs C.H. Murphy, Mrs M. Miechkoin of Lethbridge and Mrs K. Fargo of Arizona, one sister Mrs W. Dunlop, Lethbridge and six brothers, James, Robert, George, John, Alex and Gordon all of Lethbridge and six grandchildren.

-Obit courtesy of Alberta Genealogical Society - Lethbridge June 26 2017
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  • Created by: Bear Hugs
  • Added: 1 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100016698
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Masson (15 Feb 1886–1 Dec 1962), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100016698, citing Mountain View Cemetery, Lethbridge, Lethbridge Census Division, Alberta, Canada ; Maintained by Bear Hugs (contributor 47810210) .