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Joseph Vincent Massey

J.V. Massey
Full Name: Joseph Vincent Massey
Birth date: December 8, 1841
Death date: February 13, 1885

Terms of Service

  • House, 14th (1) Legislature
    1/13/1874 - 4/18/1876
(1) BENINA, TEXAS. Benina was twenty miles south of San Augustine in southeastern San Augustine County. The settlement was granted a post office named Ashton in 1871, and the name was changed to Boren's Mills in 1874. Handbook of Texas Online .

Biographical Notes and Resources


Other Resources

  • Hood's Brigade listed on widow's application. Joel Vincent Massey, death date 2/13/1885 in Shackelford, Texas; widow Mrs. M.E. Massey, marriage date 6/9/1870 in San Augustine County, Texas. Pension File No. 04803, Alabama, Texas and Virginia, U.S., Confederate Pensions, 1884-1958. Ancestry.com .
  • Census of 1870 - Joseph V. Massey, San Augustine, San Augustine County, age 28, born circa 1842 in Texas, merchant, living in household of W.G. Massey.
    Census of 1880 - J.V. Massey, San Augustine, San Augustine County, age 38, born circa 1842 in Texas, farmer, wife Mary E. Massey. FamilySearch . 1880 1870
  • J.V. Massey, birth date 12/8/1841, death date 2/10/1885, biographical sketch, burial in Albany Cemetery, Albany, Shackelford County. Find a Grave .
  • MASSEY, JOSEPH VINCENT (1841-1885). Joseph (Joel) Vincent Massey, birth date 12/8/1841, died February 1885 in Albany, Shackleford County, Texas. Handbook of Texas Online .
  • Confederate States Army, Private and later 4th Sergeant, Company K, 1st Texas Infantry, Hood's Texas Brigade. Handbook of Texas Online .
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