'Mason01'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Mason of Hull

FMG reports that this family is "supposed to be a branch of Mason of Cherlton, co. Oxon."
Valentine Mason (d 1639, minister of Driffield then Elloughton, Yorkshire)
1. William Mason (b c1630, d 02.11.1708, rector/vicar of Wensley)
  A. Frances Mason
  m. Thomas Barker
  B.+ other issue (d unm) - Valentine, Elizabeth
2. Richard Mason of Hull
  A. Mary Mason
  m. Thomas Richardson of Hull
  i. Martha Richardson
  m. _ Box
  a. daughter
  m. Joseph Elgin of Hull (sailmaker)
  (1) Joseph Elgin (d unm)
  ii. Mary Richardson
  m. _ Hewitson
  a. Mary Hewitson
  m. Nathan Dearman of Thorne & Pinder Oak
  iii.+ other issue - John, Richard, Robert, Thomas
  B. Martha Mason
  m. _ Wilson of Scarborough
  i.+ issue - Robert, Richard, William, James, Elizabeth, Deneris, Martha
3. Robert Mason of Welton, Mayor of Hull (a 12.1712)
  m. Elizabeth Foddle (dau of Hugh Foddle of Hul)
  A. Hugh Mason of Hull and Thorp Brantingham
m. Ann Lambert (dau of Anthony Lambert, Mayor of Hull)
  i. William Mason (vicar of Holy Trinity, Hull)
  m1. Mary Wild of York
  a. William Mason (dsp 05-7.04.1797, rector of Aston, poet)
  m. Mary Sherman (b 1738-9, bur 24.03.1767, dau of William Sherman of Hull)
  m2. (sp) Sarah Haynes (dau of Henry Haynes of Wirksworth, widow of Robert Trippet)
  m3. Mary Ryles (dau of Thomas Ryles of Hull)
b. Mary Mason (d infant)
  c. Ann Mason (d 1809)
  m. Henry Dixon (bpt 08.01.1749-50, d 1820, vicar of Wadworth, rector of Oddington, m2. Mary Barker or Ward)
  ii. Robert Mason
  m. Jane Porter (dau of John Porter of Hull)
  a. Alice Mason (dsp)
  m1. (1749) James Milnes of Cottingham
m2. Frederick James Scrope of Cockerington
  iii. Elizabeth Mason
  m. Charles Pool (Captain, RN)
  a. Charles Pool
  m. (1756) Ann Catherine Dawson of Beverley
  (1)+ issue - Charles, Ann Catherine
  b. Elizabeth Poll (d unm)
  iv. Mary Mason
  m. Arthur Robinson of Sunderland
  a. Arthur Robinson (dsp, vicar of Holy Trinity Hall)
  m. Elizabeth Lillingston (dau of Luke Lllingston of Ferriby
  b. Alice Robinson
  m. Charles Harrison of Liverpool
  (1) Christopher Harrison
  m. Elizabeth Thompson (dau of George Thompson of Hull)
  (A)+ issue (d young) - Christopher, Alice
  c. Ann Robinson
  m. Josias Wordsworth of Wadworth
  d. Mary Robinson (d unm)
  v.+ other issue - Anthony (d unm), Ann (d unm), 6 others (d infant)
B. Thomas Mason (rector of Thornton)
  m. Martha
  i. Elizabeth Mason
  m. John Hebden of Scarborough
  ii.+ other issue (d unm) - Ann, Martha
  C. Mercy Mason
  m. Robert Mason
  i. Elizabeth Mason
  D. Elizabeth Mason
  m. Erasmus Darwin of Gainsborough
4. Mary or Martha or Mercy Mason
  m. _ Beilby
5. Jane Mason
  m. _ Shores
  A.+ issue - John, Christopher
6. Grace Mason

Main source(s): FMG (vol 1, Mason, MS294)
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