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Anne Tufton (Mason)

Birthdate: (54)
Birthplace: St Matthew, , , England
Death: 1659 (50-58)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Capt. John Mason and Anne Mason
Wife of Joseph Tufton, of Betchworth
Mother of Robert Mason; Ann Gibbon; John Mason and Mary Tufton

Managed by: James Michael McCullough, Jr.
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About Anne Tufton

named in will of father Capt. John Mason Nov 26 1635 London, England

From Dictionary of National Biography

.... John Mason was married on 29 Oct. 1606 to Anne, second daughter of Edward Greene (d. 1619) of London, goldsmith, by whom he left one daughter, Anne, who married Joseph Tufton of Betchworth, Surrey. Robert Hayman in his Quodlibets (1628, p. 31) addressed verses to the worshipfull Captaine, John Mason and to the modest and discreet gentlewoman Mistress Mason. Mason's widow died in 1655.

From The Mason Title by Otis Grant Hammond (1916) page 3

Captain John Mason died late in 1635, and in his will was dated November 26 of that year. He devised his province of New Hampshire to his grandson, John Tufton, on condition that he should take the name Mason, and of he should die without issue the lands were to go to his brother, Robert Tufton, on the same condition. These were the sons of Mason's only child, Ann, who married Joseph Tufton. John did die without issue and Robert became the lawful heir. Robert did not, however, come of lawful age until 1650 ....

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Anne Tufton's Timeline

St Matthew, , , England
Age 22
Betchworth, Surrey, England, United Kingdom
Age 24
Betchworth, Surry, England
Age 54