Born: March 1, 1866, Hockley, Texas
Buried: San Francisco, CA
Alice Mason Clarke is the oldest Mason family member which we have an actual photo of. Alice was born in Hockley, Texas and one other sister by the name of Nancy Mason Riley. These two sisters married two cousins, Edward Clark and Joseph Riley who were also from Hockley (Harris County) Texas outside of Houston, Texas. Alice and her husband moved to Houston,Texas where they raised their thirteen children. Sometime after the death of her husband Ed Clark on September 26, 1920, she moved to Califonia to live with other family members until her death. Alice's mother was Martha Wood Mason and her father was Henry Mason of Hockley, Texas.