Anna Netta McMasters1

#21856, (circa June 1850 - )
Father*Rev. Algernon Sydney McMasters2 (1806 - 1882)
Mother*Elizabeth _____2 (c 1810 - 1871)
Birth*circa June 1850She was born circa June 1850 at PennsylvaniaG.1 
27 September 1850She appeared on the census of 27 September 1850 in the household of Rev. Algernon Sydney McMasters at North Beaver Twp., Lawrence Co., PennsylvaniaG, age 3 mos., b. PA.3 
10 August 1860She appeared on the census of 10 August 1860 in the household of Rev. Algernon Sydney McMasters and Elizabeth _____ at Poland, Mahoning Co., OhioG, age 8, b. PA.4 
16 July 1870She appeared on the census of 16 July 1870 in the household of Rev. Algernon Sydney McMasters and Elizabeth _____ at Poland, Mahoning Co., OhioG, as Annie, age 20, b. PA [transcribed as Susie on].5 
5 July 1882She was named in the will of Rev. Algernon Sydney McMasters on 5 July 1882 at Leetonia, Columbiana Co., OhioG, as Anna Netta Brownlee.6 
7 March 1912She was named in the will of Mary McMasters at Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PennsylvaniaG, as sister Mrs. Anne Netta Brownlee.7 


  1. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census.
  2. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census.
  3. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. Algernon (42), b. PA, clergyman OSP; Elizabeth (40), b. NY.
  4. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census. Algernon S McMasters (52), b. PA, clergyman; Elizabeth (50). b. NY.
  5. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census. McMaster [sic] (62), b. PA, Presbyterian minister; Elizabeth (60), b. NY, keeping house.
  6. [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.
  7. [S1666] Pennsylvania Wills and Probate Records, 1683-1993, index and images, online, Allegheny Co., Will Packets Vol. 121, No. 74, p. 147, imgs. 1525-1530/2170. Last will of Mary MacMaster Maxwell, wid., Pittsburgh PA, 7 Mar 1912. Names sister Mrs. Anne Netta Brownlee, of Youngstown OH; niece Isabella MacMaster Brownlee; nephew Myron Chase Brownlee; niece Elizabeth Brockway; [grand] nieces Helen Brockway and Gladys Brockway. Names as Executor friend Thomas Stephen Brown of Pittsburgh PA; witn. Anna M Steen and Lida Boarman Steen. Letters of Administration granted 19 Apr 1913.