Bef 1678 - Aft 1700 (> 22 years)
||Ann MASON |
||Bef 01 Dec 1678
||West Challow, Berkshire, England
||01 Dec 1678
||West Challow, Berkshire, England
||Anne MASON |
||Aft 26 Feb 1700
(1) The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, International Genealogical Index ®, Copyright © 1980, 2002, data as of August 29, 2009, Batch No.: C017692, Dates: 1653 - 1773, Source Call No.: 0088250, Type: Film, Printout Call No.: 6908281, Type: Film, Sheet: 00
Christening: 01 DEC 1678 West Challow, Berkshire, England
Father: JOHN MASSAN
(2) Ann MASON, daugher of John MASON, Sr., is mentioned in the following deed, a copy of which appears in Pennsylvania Archives, 3rd Series, Vol. X, pp. 16-19:
DEED ROB'T MASON & UX. TO JNO. ASHMEAD.
THIS INDENTURE made the fifteenth day of May, in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and thirty-one, Between Robert Mason, of Dublin, in the County of Philadelphia, Yeoman, and Jane, his Wife, of the one part, and John Ashmead, of Germantown, in the said County, Blacksmith, of the other part, WITNESSETH, that the said Robert Mason and Jane, his Wife, for the Consideration of ten pounds, lawful money to them paid by the said John Ashmead, the Receipt whereof they do hereby acknowledge, have granted, bargained, sold, released and Confirmed, and by these Presents do grant, bargain, sell, Release and Confirm unto the said John Ashmead in his actual seizin now being by Virtue of a Bargain and Sale unto him thereof made for the term of one year by Indenture by the said Robert Mason and Jane, his Wife, by Indenture bearing Date the day next before the day of the date hereof made between the same parties as these Presents and to his Heirs and Assigns the full and Just Quantity of Sixteen Acres of Liberty Land to be Surveyed and Located within the Limits of the Northern Liberties of the City or Philadelphia (it being part of or Appurtenant unto the full and just proportion or Quantity of One thousand Acres which the late Proprietary, William Penn, deceased, by the name of William Penn, of Worminghurst, in the County of Sussex, Esq'r, by one Indenture of Release of the fourth day of May, Anno Dom. one thousand six hundred and eighty-two, did grant unto John Matson [sic], father or the said Robert Mason, in fee, Vide Book A, Vol. the 1st, page 154. Also the said John Mason dying Intestate, Richard Mason, another of the sons of him, the said John Mason, by Indenture or the first day of February, Anno Dni. one thousand six hundred and ninety-six, did inter al'a Grant all his Right and Title in the Premises unto the said Robert Mason in ffee And Ann Mason, the Daughter of the said John Mason, by Indenture of the twenty-sixth day of February, Anno Dom. One thousand seven hundred, did int, al'a sell all her Right and Title in the Premises unto the said Robert Mason in fee, Together also with all and singular the Ways, Woods, Waters, Water Courses, Rights, Liberties, Privileges, Hereditaments and Appurtenances whatsoever unto the Liberry Land aforesaid hereby granted belonging and the Reversions and Remainders thereof, And all the Estate, Right, Title and Interest whatsoever of the said Robert Mason and Jane, his Wife, of, in and to the same premises and true Copies to be taken at the charge of the said John Ashmead, his Heirs or Assigns, of all Writings and Evidences ConcernIng the same, TO HAVE AND TO HOLD the said full and just Quantity of Sixteen Acres of Liberty Land, Hereditaments and Premises hereby granted, with the Appurtenances, unto the said John Ashmead and his Heirs, to the use and behoof of him, the said John Ashmead, his Heirs and Assigns, for ever, under Proportionable part of the Proprietary Quit rent in the said recited Indenture of Release mentioned, And the said Robert Mason doth Covenant for him and his Heirs that he and his Heirs the said Sixteen Acres of Liberty Land hereby granted or mentioned to be granted with the Appurtenances unto the said John Ashmead, his Heirs and Asigns, against him, the said Robert Mason and his Heirs and against the said Richard Mason and Ann Mason and their Heirs respectively and against the Heirs of the said John Mason, deceased, and against all other person and Persons lawfully claiming or to Claim by from or under them or any of them, shall and will Warrant and for ever Defend by these Presents, And the said Robert Mason, for himself, his Heirs, Executors and Administrators, doth Covenant, promise and Grant to and with the said John Ashmead, his Heirs and Assigns, by these Presents, that he, the said Robert Mason and his Heirs, and the said Richard Mason and Ann Mason and their Heirs respectively and the Heirs of the said John Mason, deceased, and all other Person and Persons whatsoever having or lawfully claiming or that shall or may at any time or times hereafter so have or Claim any Estate, Right, Title or Interest of, in or to the Premises or any part or parcell thereof, by, from or under him, them or any of them, shall and will at any time or times hereafter upon the reasonable Request, Cost and Charges in Law of the said John Ashmead, his Heirs or Assigns, make, execute and acknowledge or cause so to be, all and every such further and other reasonable Act and Acts, Deed or Deeds, Device or Devices in Law whatsoever for the further and better Assurance and Confirmation of the said full and just Quantity of sixteen Acres of Liberty Land, Hereditaments and Premises hereby granted or mentioned to be granted, with the Appurtenances, unto the said John Ashmead, his Heirs and Assigns, as by him or them or by his or their Council learned in the Law shall be reasonably Devised,
Advised or required.
IN WITNESS whereof, the said parties to these presents have interchangeably set their Hands and Seals hereunto, Dated the day and year first above Written.
ROBERT MASON. [Seal.]
JANE MEHER MASON [meas]. [Seal]
SEALED and DELIVERED in the Presence of us, by Robert Mason.
15th May, 1731, Received of the within named John Ashmead the sum of Ten pounds, it being the Consideration Money within mentioned, I say, received p'r me.
JANE MASON [X] [her mark].
Witness present at signing:
The Second day of December, 1766, Before me, John Bull, Esq'r, One of the Justices of the Peace, &ca., Came Charles Brockden, Esq'r, Master of the Rolls of the Province of Pennsylvania and Recorder of Deeds for the City and County of Philadelphia, and upon his Solemn Affirmation, according to Law did declare and say that he was personally present and did see the within named Robert Mason and Jane, his Wife, Seal and as their Act and Deed deliver the within Written Indenture, and that the name C. Brockden thereunto subscribed as a Witness of such Sealing and Delivery is of his, this Affirmants own proper Hand Writing.
IN WITNESS whereof, I have hereunto set my Hand and Seal the day and year abovesaid.
JNO. BULL. [Seal.].
[Recorded the 6th day of December, 1766.]
||Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
||23 Feb 2017 |
||John MASON, Sr., d. Bef 02 Aug 1683, Philadelphia County, PA |
||Mary HOBBS, d. Aft 02 Aug 1683 |
||05 Oct 1671
||West Hendred, Berkshire, England 
||Group Sheet | Family Chart
- Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Citation Text: (1) The Church of JesusChrist of Latter-day Saints, International Genealogical Index ®, Copyright © 1980, 2002, data as of September 1, 2009, Batch No.: M130011, Dates: 1559 - 1833, Source Call No.: 0496694, Type: Film, Printout Call No.: 6904430, Type: Film, Sheet: 00 JOHN MASON Male Marriages: Spouse: MARY HOBBS Marriage: 05 OCT 1671 West Hendred, Berkshire, England.