Millua Ethel James

(1881-1978)
FatherJacob Harner James (1831-1905)
MotherSarah Sackett (1840-1917)
Millua Ethel (James) (1881-1978) & Ernest Mason
Millua Ethel James, daughter of Jacob Harner James and Sarah Sackett, was born near Cedar Church, Randolph County, IndianaG, on 15 May 1881.1 She died in Anderson, Madison County, IndianaG, on 24 June 1978.2,3 She married in about 1900, Ernest Mason, son of Felix Washington Mason and Eunice Morris.4
     In 1910 Millua was living at C Street, Vancouver, Clark County, Washington StateG, in the household of her husband Ernest, 30, a wagon driver, and was recorded in the census as Ethel M Mason, aged 28 and born in Indiana. Living with them were their children, Gordon, 8, Edna, 3, and William, aged ten months. There was also a male lodger in the household. They rented their home.5
     In 1920 she was living at Mosier Road, White River, Randolph County, IndianaG, in the household of her husband Ernest, 40, a stock farm laborer, and was recorded as Millua Mason, aged 38. Living with them were their children, Gordon, 18, Edna, 13, William, 10, Willard, 4, and Pansy, aged one.6

Children of Millua Ethel James and Ernest Mason

  • Gordon Gail Mason+7 b. 30 Nov 1901, d. 18 Jun 1996
  • Edna Maud Mason3 b. 17 Aug 1906, d. 14 Sep 1957
  • William Arthur Mason3 b. 6 May 1909, d. Jun 1976
  • Willard Felix Mason3 b. 9 Nov 1915, d. 10 Mar 1996
  • Pansy Ermine Mason+8,9 b. 15 Jan 1919, d. 10 Nov 2012
  • Laura Alice Mason8,9 b. 4 Oct 1925, d. 15 Dec 2007
Association member descendants
Sackett Family Association descendants and researchers of Millua Ethel James and Ernest Mason:
Ted Smith, Catrina Kohl, Donna Grote and Mildred Smith.
Reference9Q.7

 Notes & Citations

  1. Email from Ted Smith to Chris Sackett, 12 May 2004, from family papers of Jacob Harner James in possession of Chuck Pegg (re date) (place data from Ted Smith personal information).
  2. Email from Ted Smith to Chris Sackett, 12 May 2004, from Social Security Death Index.
  3. Email from Ted Smith to Chris Sackett, 27 August 2006.
  4. Census.
  5. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll T624_1655, p. 2B, Enumeration District 0065, FHL microfilm 1375668
    C Street, Vancouver, Clark County, Washington, 18 Apr 1910
    Mason, Earnest, head, 30, m1. 9y, b. IN, father b. US, mother b. OH, wagon driver, contract co, home rented
    Mason, Ethel M, wife, 28, m1. 9y, 3 ch, all living, b. IN, father b. VA, mother b. IN
    Mason, Gordon G, son, 8, b. IN, father b. IN, mother b. IN
    Mason, Edna M, dau, 3, b. IN, father b. IN, mother b. IN
    Mason, William A, son, 10/12, b. WA, father b. IN, mother b. IN
    Allen, John L, lodger, 42, b. IL, father b. NY, mother b. Eng, laborer, contract co.
  6. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll T625_464, p. 2B, Enumeration District 170, Image 1051
    Mosier Road, White River, Randolph County, Indiana, 9 Jan 1920
    Mason, Ernest, head, 40, married, b. IN, father b. IN, mother b. OH, farm laborer, stock farm
    Mason, Millua, wife, 38, b. IN, father b. VA, mother b. IN
    Mason, Gorden G, son, 18, single, b. IN, father b. IN, mother b. IN, laborer, factory
    Mason, Edna M, dau, 13, b. IN, father b. IN, mother b. IN
    Mason, William A, son, 10, b. WA, father b. IN, mother b. IN
    Mason, Willard F, son, 4, b. MT, father b. IN, mother b. IN
    Mason, Pansy E, dau, 1, b. IN, father b. IN, mother b. IN.
  7. Email from Ted Smith to Sackett List.
  8. Information supplied by Mildred Smith to Thurmon King, 1980,.
  9. Theodore C. Smith.
Last Edited19 April 2015