Notes for William Allen Mason: William was a farmer and liked to hunt. He provided well for his family. His daughter said that he would take them along with him when he went hunting. He was about 7/8 Cherokee Indian . His dad being full blood Cherokee and mom half .
William and Margarett are buried at Blair Cemetery in West Point, Tennessee. He had been to visit his daughter , Lizzie, by train and ended getting pneumonia and died. he was 72 years old when he past away. William was 70 yrs old when ford was born his youngest child
certificate of death from state of Alabama. W. A. Mason, Parkers Place, Huntsville Road, Lauderdale County, Alabama, age 78 years, 6 months, 14 days, born Cumberland Mt., Tennessee, died November 17, 1924 cause of death pneumonia, buried West Point, Tennessee, November 19, 1924 , father's name Lee Mason, mother's name Miss Hall. birthplace of father & mother listed as unknown This infomation was given by Mrs. Jennie Mason, his second wife. (martha jane )
. His first wife was Nancy Margarett Kimbrell and his second wife was Martha Jane Bradford
According to the death certificate he was born in 1846. This may be wrong we always had him listed as being born in 1852. In the 1880 Lawrence Co., TN. census he is listed as being 23 years old.
More About William Allen Mason and Nancy Margaret Kembrell: Marriage: September 01, 1873, Lawrence County, Tennessee.
More About William Allen Mason and Martha Jane "Jenny" Bradford: Marriage: August 12, 1903, Lawrenceburg, Lawrence, Tn.
Children of William Allen Mason and Nancy Margaret Kembrell are:
+James M. Mason, b. August 10, 1873, Lawrence County, Tennessee, d. June 21, 1941, Lauderdale County, Alabama.
Ella Mason, b. 1877, Lawrence County, Tennessee, d. date unknown, Lawrence County, Tennessee.
Walter Mason, b. Abt. 1878, d. date unknown, Lawrence County, Tennessee.
+Willie Lee Mason, b. February 26, 1880, West Point, Lawrence County, Tennessee, d. September 08, 1956, Loretta, Lawrence, TN, Blair Cem. West Point, TN.