Gilbert Lee McMasters1

#21864, (circa 1869 - )
Father*Archibald Alexander McMasters2 (1840 - 1893)
Mother*Sophia Lee2 (c 1842 - )
Birth*circa 1869He was born circa 1869 at OhioG.2 
19 July 1870He appeared on the census of 19 July 1870 in the household of Archibald Alexander McMasters and Sophia Lee at Poland Twp., Mahoning Co., OhioG.3 
5 June 1880He appeared on the census of 5 June 1880 in the household of Archibald Alexander McMasters and Sophia Lee at Windsor, Ashtabula Co., OhioG, as Gilbert L, age 10, b. OH.4 
5 July 1882He was named in the will of Rev. Algernon Sydney McMasters on 5 July 1882 at Leetonia, Columbiana Co., OhioG, as Gilbert Lee, one ot two surviving children of son Archibald.5 


  1. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census.
  2. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census.
  3. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census. Alexander [sic] (30), b. PA, farm hand; Sophia (34), b. OH, keeping house.
  4. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census. Archibald A (40), b. and father b. PA, mother b. NY, First Universal Church minister; Sophia (44), b. and parents b. OH, keeping house, palsy.
  5. [S1678] Ohio, Wills and Probate Records, 1786-1998, index and images, online, Mahoning Co., Wills Vol. 6, pp. 61-65, imgs. 392-394/668. Last will of Algernon Sydney MacMaster, Leetonia, Columbiana Co. OH, 5 Jul 1882 [year not visible in image]. Names dau. Mary M C Maxwell, wife of Rev. Alexander B Maxwell, as executor, and to receive all books, pamphlets and manuscripts; surviving children of son Archibald Alexander, viz. Elizabeth Rebecca MacMaster and Gilbert Lee MacMaster, each to receive $1000 at the age of twenty-one; dau. Anne Netta Brownlee, to receive an equal share of the residue equally with her sister Mary M C Maxwell. Witn. William A McCready and Mrs. Neil L McCready. Receipt of notice acknowledged by the three children. Will admitted 24 Oct 1882.