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William Mason Colvig
William Mason Colvig
  • Born 2 September 1845 - Knoxville, Ray Co., MO
  • Deceased 17 January 1936 - Medford, Jackson Co., OR,aged 90 years old
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COLVIG, William Mason, Lawyer; born, Ray Co., Mo., Sept. 2, 1845 ; so[right-pointing double-angle quotation mark], William Lyngae and Helen (Mar) C. ; grandson of Jacob Lyngae Colvig, who fought under Napoleon and received a medal of honor for bravery at Lodi. "Educated in a log school house." Married, Addle Birdseye, June 8, 1879, at Rock Point, Ore. Dir., Medford Nati. Bank ; Près., Hedford Commercial Club. 3 years enlistment, 1863-66, Co. C, 1st Ore. Cav. Vols. 2 terms Co. Supt. Schools, Jackson Co., Ore., 3 terms, Dist. Atty., 1st JuiJ. Dist., Ore. ; 12 years, Member of Oregon Textbook Commission ; 4 years, Adj. Gen., Ore. State Militia. Democrat, until McKinley campaign, since a Republican. Has lived in Oregon 61 years. Address : Medford, Ore.
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                                                   _____|8_Jean Baptiste Colvig'ne 1750-
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                         _____|4_Jacob Lyngae Colvig 1784-1850
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                       /                          ¯¯¯¯¯|9_Zelesta Lyngae 1752-ca 1822
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|2_William Lyngae Colvig 1814-1896
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|                       ¯¯¯¯¯|5_Winifred Huffman 1795-1850
|--1_William Mason Colvig 1845-1936
|                                                                           _____|24_John Woodford 1744-1802
|                                                  _____|12_Josiah Woodford 1766-
|                                                 /                         ¯¯¯¯¯|25_Mary Riley ca 1743-
|                       _____|6_Allen Woodford 1791-1842
|                      /                        \
|                     /                          ¯¯¯¯¯|13_Lois Humphrey 1767-1807
|3_Helen Maria Woodford 1816-1887
                      \                                                     _____|28_Thomas Woodruff 1725-1800
                       \                           _____|14_Moses Woodruff 1753-1799
                        \                         /                         ¯¯¯¯¯|29_Rebecca Loomis 1726-1790
                         ¯¯¯¯¯|7_Aphea Woodruff 1787-1872
                                                  \                         _____|30_William Woodford 1722-1803
                                                   ¯¯¯¯¯|15_Anna Woodford 1758-1847
                                                                             ¯¯¯¯¯|31_Susannah Garrett 1725-1805