When William Mason Treat was born on February 12, 1892, in Big Flat, Arkansas, his father, John, was 19 and his mother, Margaret, was 22. He married Margie Emaline Sarah Branscum on September 18, 1910, in Searcy, Arkansas. They had four children in 12 years. He died on March 5, 1951, in his hometown, at the age of 59.
February 12, 1892
William Mason Treat was 25 years old and living in Searcy, Arkansas, when he registered for the World War I draft.
U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
In 1900, William M. Treat was 7 years old and lived in Beaver, Arkansas with his father, mother, 2 brothers, and sister.
1900 United States Federal Census
In 1920, William M. Trent was 25 years old and lived in Beaver, Arkansas with his wife, Margie, son, and daughter.
1920 United States Federal Census
In 1930, William M. Treat was 38 years old and lived in Beaver, Arkansas with his wife, Margie, 2 sons, and daughter.
1930 United States Federal Census
April 1, 1940
On April 1, 1940, William M. Treat was 48 years old and lived in Long Creek, Arkansas with his wife, Margie, and son.