Weems
biographical name Mason Locke 1759-1825 Parson Weems American clergyman & biographer

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  • Weems — Recorded as Wemyss, Weems and Wemes, this is an ancient and noble Scottish surname. It is locational or territorial from the estate known as The lands of Wemyss in the county of Fife, and according to certain sources the meaning of the surname is …   Surnames reference

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  • Weems — [[t]wimz[/t]] n. big Mason Locke (“Parson Weems”), 1759–1825, U.S. clergyman and biographer …   From formal English to slang

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  • Weems,Mason Locke — Weems (wēmz), Mason Locke. Known as “Parson Weems.” 1759 1825. American clergyman and writer known for his laudatory fictionalized biography of George Washington (1800), a later edition of which contains the story of Washington chopping down a… …   Universalium

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