Elizabeth Ann Mason1

F, #1071, b. circa 1835, d. 15 October 1922
FatherJames Mason2 b. c 1805, d. 9 Feb 1854
MotherElizabeth Stafford2 b. 1815
Relationship2nd great-grandmother of Keith Graham Bassett
Last Edited12 Oct 2016
Birth*circa 1835 Sydney, NSW, Australia3 
Death of Father9 February 1854 Muckleford Creek near Castlemaine, VIC, Australia;
When and where Died: on the 9th of February 1854 at Muckleford Creek
Name and Surname, Rank or Profession: James Mason age 49
Sex and Age: Male age 49 years
Cause of Death: Dysentry & Low fever
Duration of last illness: 13 days
Medical Attendant by whom certified: Henry Howlett
When last Seen: 8 February 1854
Father: - Mason
Mother: Mary Mason
Informant: Francis A Mason, Farmer, Tarangowa, the son of the deceased
Registered: Castlemaine
Where Born, and how long in the Australian Colonies: Born in Grosvenor Square in the County of Middlesex in England and lived in the Colonies of Victoria and South Australia for 25 years
Married: At Saint Marys Church in Sydney to Elizabeth Stafford
Children of Marriage: Andrew Francis Mason age 22, Elizabeth Sophia wife of Andrew Maddagan age 19, Sarah Sophia Mason age 17 years;Deceased=James Mason4 
Married Name21 February 1854 Madegen3 
Marriage*21 February 1854 St Francis Church, Melbourne, VIC, Australia;
Groom: Andrew Madegen
Status:
Place of birth: Listowal Co. Kerry
Occupation: Carrier
Age: 27
Present residence: Melbourne Usual residence: Castlemaine Father: Andrew Madegen
Occupation: Labourer
Mother: Joanna Madegen

Bride: Elizabeth Mason
Status: Spinster
Place of birth: Sydney N.S.Wales
Occupation:
Age: 19
Present residence: Melbourne Usual residence: Castlemaine
Father: James Mason
Occupation: Farmer
Mother: Elizabeth Mason

Date of Marriage: 21 Feb 1854
Place of Marriage: St Francis Church Melbourne
Religion: by the rites of the Catholic Church
Witnesses: Edward Reid & Mary Reid (her mark)
Minister: Gerald A Ward, Priest;Groom=Andrew Madegen3 
Birth of Daughter28 May 1857 Leasingham, SA, Australia;
When Born: May 28 1857
Name: Ellen Sophia Jones
Sex: Female
Name and Surname of Father: John Jones
Name and Maiden Name of Mother: Elizabeth A Jones, formerly Elizabeth A Moren
Rank or Profession of Father: Labourer
Residence of Parents: Leasingham;Principal=Sophia Ellen Jones5 
Birth of Son24 April 1859 Truro, SA, Australia;
When Born: April 24th 1859
Name: Alfred Jones
Sex: Male
Name and Surname of Father: John Jones
Name and Maiden Name of Mother: Elisabeth Ann Jones, formerly Mooren
Rank or Profession of Father: Carter
Residence of Parents: Truro;Principal=Alfred Jones6 
Birth of Daughter6 August 1861 Mount Pleasant, SA, Australia;
When Born: 6th August 1861
Name: Edith
Sex: Female
Name and Surname of Father: John Jones
Name and Maiden Name of Mother: Elizabeth Ann Jones, formerly Mooren
Rank or Profession of Father: Farmer
Residence of Parents: Mount Pleasant;Principal=Edith Ann Jones7 
Birth of Son3 April 1863 McLaren Vale, SA, Australia;
When Born: April 3 1863
Name: Anson
Sex: Male
Name and Surname of Father: John Jones
Name and Maiden Name of Mother: Elizabeth Ann Jones, formerly Mooren
Residence of Parents: McLaren Vale;Principal=Anson Jones8 
Marriage*5 November 1863 House of John Jones, McLaren Vale, SA, Australia;
Groom: John Jones
Occupation: Farmer
Age: 30
Usual Residence: MacLaren Vale
Father: Rees Jones

Bride: Elizabeth Ann Madegin
Occupation:
Age: 28
Usual Residence: MacLaren Vale
Father: James Mason

Date of Marriage: 5 November 1863
Place of Marriage: House of John Jones, MacLaren Vale
Witnesses: G F Elliott, Farmer, MacLaren Vale
James Elliott, Farmer, MacLaren Vale;Groom=John Jones9 
Married Name5 November 1863 Jones1 
News-Arct*12 November 1863 "The South Australian Register", Adelaide, SA, Australia;
MARRIAGES.
JONES-MADIGEN.-On the 5th November, at Clairville Farm, by licence, by the Rev .J. Howie, John Jones, to Elizabeth Ann Madigen, of Maclaren Vale.10 
Death of Son23 November 1863 McLaren Vale, SA, Australia;
When Died: November 23rd 1863
Name and Surname: Alfred Jones
Sex: Male
Age: Years 4
Rank or Profession: Son of John Jones, Farmer
Usual Residence: McLaren Vale
Cause of Death: Fever
Place where Death occurred: McLaren Vale;Deceased=Alfred Jones11 
Death of Son29 April 1864 McLaren Vale, SA, Australia;
When Died: April 29th 1864
Name and Surname: Anson Jones
Sex: Male
Age: Year 1
Rank or Profession: Son of John Jones, Farmer
Usual Residence: McLaren Vale
Cause of Death: Atrophy
Place where Death occurred: McLaren Vale;Deceased=Anson Jones12 
Birth of Son18 August 1864 McLaren Vale, SA, Australia;
When Born: August 18th 1864
Name: Hurtle
Sex: Male
Name and Surname of Father: John Jones
Name and Maiden Name of Mother: Elizabeth Ann Jones, formerly Moreen
Rank or Profession of Father: Farmer
Residence of Parents: McLaren Vale;Principal=Hurtle Jones13 
Birth of Daughter26 October 1865 McLaren Vale, SA, Australia;
When Born: October 26th 1865
Name: Ruth
Sex: Female
Name and Surname of Father: John Jones
Name and Maiden Name of Mother: Elizabeth Ann Jones, formerly Mason
Rank or Profession of Father: Farmer
Residence of Parents: McLaren Vale;Principal=Ruth Jones14 
Birth of Son10 December 1866 McLaren Vale, SA, Australia;
When Born: December 10 1866
Name: Rees Vaughan
Sex: Male
Name and Surname of Father: John Jones
Name and Maiden Name of Mother: Elizabeth Ann Jones, formerly Mason
Rank or Profession of Father: Farmer
Residence of Parents: McLaren Vale;Principal=Rees Vaughan Jones15 
Birth of Son22 April 1869 McLaren Vale, SA, Australia;
When Born: April 22nd 1869
Name: Irwin
Sex: Male
Name and Surname of Father: John Jones
Name and Maiden Name of Mother: Elizabeth Ann Jones, formerly Mooren
Rank or Profession of Father: Farmer
Residence of Parents: McLaren Vale;Principal=Irwin Jones16 
Birth of Son6 August 1870 McLaren Vale, SA, Australia;son of John Jones & Elizabeth Ann Mooren;Principal=Greig Alfred Jones17 
Birth of Son29 March 1872 McLaren Vale, SA, Australia;
When Born: March 29th 1872
Name: Ross Llyn
Sex: Male
Name and Surname of Father: John Jones
Name and Maiden Name of Mother: Elizabeth Ann Jones, formerly Mooren
Rank or Profession of Father: Farmer
Residence of Parents: McLaren Vale;Principal=Ross Llyn Jones18 
Birth of Daughter11 October 1874 McLaren Vale, SA, Australia;
When Born: October 11th 1874
Name: Ada
Sex: Female
Name and Surname of Father: John Jones
Name and Maiden Name of Mother: Elizabeth Ann Jones, formerly Mason
Rank or Profession of Father: Farmer
Residence of Parents: McLaren Vale;Principal=Ada Sarah Jones19 
Death of Spouse27 July 1917 Geelong Hospital, Geelong, VIC, Australia;
Name: John Jones
Date of Death: 27 Jul 1917
Place of Death: Geelong Hospital, City of Geelong; Usual Residence Nhill
Occupation: Retired Farmer
Sex: Male
Age: 91
Conjugal Status:
Place of Birth: Wales
Time in Aust Colonies: 58 years in Victoria

Father: Not known
Occupation: Not known
Mother: Not known

Place of Marriage: Not known
Age at Marriage: Not known
Name of Spouse: Not known
Children of Marriage: Edith 54, Hurtle 51, Ruth, Vaughn, Ewin, Craig, Ross, Ada (ages not known)
Informant: R N Carbines, undertaker, authorized agent, Geelong

Cause of Death: Senility, Cardiac failure
Length of Illness: Indefinite
Medical Attendant: Dr N Dennerstein M.B., B.S.
Date Last Seen: 27 Jul 1917

Date of Burial: 28 Jul 1917
Place of Burial: Eastern Cemetery Geelong
Minister & Religion: Rev T Tinniswood, Church of England
Undertaker: R N Carbines
Witnesses:;Principal=John Jones20 
Death*15 October 1922 51 Spring St, Geelong West, VIC, Australia;
Name: Elizabeth Ann Jones
Date of Death: 15 Oct 1922
Place of Death: 51 Spring Street, Town of Geelong West
Occupation:
Sex: Female
Age: 88
Conjugal Status:
Place of Birth: McLaren Vale, South Australia
Time in Aust Colonies: 38 years in Victoria, 50 years in South Australia

Father: William Mason
Occupation: Farmer
Mother: Elizabeth Ann Mason (maiden name not known)

Place of Marriage: McLaren Vale, South Australia
Age at Marriage: 22
Name of Spouse: John Jones
Children of Marriage: Ellen 65, Alfred deceased, Edith 61, Anson deceased, Hurtle 58, Ruth 57, Vaughan 55, Irwin 53, Greig 52, Ross 50, Ada 48
Informant: Alex Monro, undertaker, authorized agent, Geelong

Cause of Death: Senile Decay
Length of Illness:
Medical Attendant: Dr A W Morgan
Date Last Seen: 13 Oct 1922

Date of Burial: 17 Oct 1922
Place of Burial: Eastern Cemetery Geelong
Minister & Religion: Rev J H Peake, Church of England
Undertaker: Alex Monro
Witnesses:

20
"Waywen", 51 Spring Street, Geelong West
Burial*17 October 1922 Eastern Cemetery, Geelong, VIC, Australia;
21
Elizabeth Jones'grave - there are 3 unmarked graves beneath the tree - Elizabeth's plot is the one on the right

Family 1

Andrew Madegen

Family 2

John Jones b. 22 Feb 1827, d. 27 Jul 1917
Children

Citations

  1. [S1239] South Australian Marriage Registrations 1842-1916, Wil 56/165.
  2. [S49] Marriage Certificate, Andrew Madegen & Elizabeth Mason 1854/257.
  3. [S1575] VIC Marriage certificate.
  4. [S1395] VIC Death certificate.
  5. [S1558] South Australian Birth Registrations transcripts (Keith Bassett), Ellen Sophia Jones 1857.
  6. [S1558] South Australian Birth Registrations transcripts (Keith Bassett), Alfred Jones 1859.
  7. [S1558] South Australian Birth Registrations transcripts (Keith Bassett), Edith Jones 1861.
  8. [S1558] South Australian Birth Registrations transcripts (Keith Bassett), Anson Jones 1863.
  9. [S1557] South Australian Marriage Registrations transcript (Keith Bassett), John Jones & Elizabeth Ann Madegin.
  10. [S1565] Trove digitised newspapers, online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/, The South Australian Register, Thursday, November 12, 1863.
  11. [S1556] South Australian Death Registrations transcript (Keith Bassett), Alfred Jones 1863.
  12. [S1556] South Australian Death Registrations transcript (Keith Bassett), Anson Jones 1864.
  13. [S1558] South Australian Birth Registrations transcripts (Keith Bassett), Hurtle Jones 1864.
  14. [S1558] South Australian Birth Registrations transcripts (Keith Bassett), Ruth Jones 1865.
  15. [S1558] South Australian Birth Registrations transcripts (Keith Bassett), Rees Vaughan Jones 1866.
  16. [S1558] South Australian Birth Registrations transcripts (Keith Bassett), Irwin Jones 1869.
  17. [S1240] South Australian Birth Registrations 1842-1906.
  18. [S1558] South Australian Birth Registrations transcripts (Keith Bassett), Ross Llyn Jones 1872.
  19. [S1558] South Australian Birth Registrations transcripts (Keith Bassett), Ada Jones 1874.
  20. [S14] Death Certificate.
  21. [S1603] Keith Bassett photos.
  22. [S142] NSW Death 25909/1942 - Ross Vaughan Jones.