Archibald Alexander McMasters1

#21860, (3 January 1840 - 9 May 1893)
Father*Rev. Algernon Sydney McMasters1 (1806 - 1882)
Mother*Elizabeth _____1 (c 1810 - 1871)


Sophia Lee b. c 1842
Children 1.Archibald C McMasters7 (c 1864 - b 1882)
 2.Elizabeth Rebecca McMasters+7 (c 1866 - 1958)
 3.Gilbert Lee McMasters7 (c 1869 - )
Birth*3 January 1840He was born on 3 January 1840 at Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PennsylvaniaG.1 
27 September 1850He appeared on the census of 27 September 1850 in the household of Rev. Algernon Sydney McMasters at North Beaver Twp., Lawrence Co., PennsylvaniaG.2 
Marriage*6 July 1860He married Sophia Lee on 6 July 1860 at Poland Presbyterian Church, Poland, Mahoning Co., OhioG.3 
19 July 1870He and Sophia Lee appeared on the census of 19 July 1870 at Poland Twp., Mahoning Co., OhioG.4 
5 June 1880He and Sophia Lee appeared on the census of 5 June 1880 at Windsor, Ashtabula Co., OhioG.5 
5 July 1882He witnessed the will of Rev. Algernon Sydney McMasters on 5 July 1882 at Leetonia, Columbiana Co., OhioG, as Archibald Alexander MacMaster.6 
Death*9 May 1893He died on 9 May 1893 at Lowell, Massachusetts, at age 53.1 


  1. [S1957] Massachusetts Town and Vital Records: Lowell 1779-1905, Holbrook Research Institute (Jay and Delene Holbrook), compiler, Provo, UT and Oxford, MA, Lowell Deaths 1893-1897 (242 pp.), img. 262/492, Deaths in the City of Lowell 1893, p. 18, No. 89. Archie A McMaster, b. Pittsburgh PA, son of Sidney [sic], b. [blank], and [blank], b. Rochester NY; res. 30 Hurd St., physician; d. 9 May 1893, age 53y 4 m 6 d, Erysipelas; bur. Edson Cemetery.
  2. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. Algernon (42), b. PA, clergyman OSP; Elizabeth (40), b. NY.
  3. [S419] Ohio County Marriages, 1789-1994/1997/2013, index and images, online
  4. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census. Alexander [sic] (30), b. PA, farm hand; Sophia (34), b. OH, keeping house.
  5. [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.
  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. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census.