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Mason, Jonathan, 1756-1831


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    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1756-09-12
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1831-11-01
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation End: 1774
        • Organization: (naf) College of New Jersey (Princeton, N.J.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1786
        • Affiliation End: 1796
        • Organization: (naf) Massachusetts. General Court. House of Representatives
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1799
        • Affiliation End: 1800
        • Organization: (naf) Massachusetts. General Court. Senate
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1800
        • Affiliation End: 1803
        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. Senate
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1803
        • Affiliation End: 1804
        • Organization: (naf) Massachusetts. General Court. Senate
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1805
        • Affiliation End: 1808
        • Organization: (naf) Massachusetts. General Court. House of Representatives
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1817
        • Affiliation End: 1820
        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. House
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Federal Party (U.S.)
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Boston (Mass.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Boston (Mass.)
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    • found: His An oration, delivered March 6, 1780, 1780:t.p. (Mr. Jonathan Mason, Jun.)
    • found: DAB(Mason, Jonathan; A.B. Princeton, 1774; lawyer, Boston, Mass.; in Mass. House and Senate; in U.S. Senate; b. 9/12/1756; d. 11/1/1831)
    • found: Bio. dir. of the U.S. Congress website, May 2, 2016(Mason, Jonathan, a Senator and a Representative from Massachusetts; born in Boston, Mass., September 12, 1756; completed preparatory studies in the Boston Latin School and graduated from the College of New Jersey (now Princeton University) in 1774; studied law; admitted to the bar in 1779 and commenced practice in Boston; member, State house of representatives 1786-1796; member, executive council 1797-1798; member, State senate 1799-1800; elected as a Federalist to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Benjamin Goodhue and served from November 14, 1800, to March 3, 1803; resumed the practice of law; member, State senate 1803-1804; member, State house of representatives 1805-1808; elected to the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Congresses and served from March 4, 1817, until his resignation on May 15, 1820; again engaged in the practice of his profession in Boston, Mass., where he died November 1, 1831; interment in Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Mass.)
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    • 1986-06-03: new
    • 2016-05-21: revised
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