William Eldridge Mathews1,2

#1117, b. 9 November 1844, d. after 1903
Last Edited7 Aug 2017
Father*James Madison Mathews3,1 b. 10 Oct 1816, d. 18 Jun 1884
Mother*Mary Jane Preston3,1 b. 21 Mar 1821, d. 8 Nov 1899

Family

Nancy Ann Miller b. 15 Mar 1847
Marriage*6 May 1870Nancy Ann Miller3 
Nancy Ann Miller; eight children: Johnny born June 28, 1871 - died July 24, 1872; James Edward born Oct 24, 1872; Whitfield born March 28, 1874 - died Sept 26, 1898, Co. H, 3rd Ga. Vol. Inf;, Mary Virginia born June 9,1876; Emma born May 19, 1878, Ernest born March 6, 1880, Lucy born July 27, 1882, Robert born Sept 1, 1884.3 
Journal*William Eldridge Mathews b1844, d after 1903, was a prolific writer. Among his known writings were an autobiography and family history, descriptions of daily life as a soldier in the Civil War, and compilations of early settlers of southestern Alabama.3 
Birth*9 November 1844Crawford County, Georgia, USA3,1 
(Resident) Census2 August 1850James Madison Mathews, GA Crawford Co Census 1850; Division No. 20, hh#62, Crawford County, Georgia, USA; "J. M. Mathews", male head of household, age 31, planter, real estate value $600, born in SC;
"M. J. Mathews", female age 28, born in Georgia;
"Wm Mathews", male age 6, born in Georgia;
"Sarah Mathews", age 4, born in Georgia;
"Franklin Mathews", male age 5 months, born in Georgia;

Note close proximity to household of William E. Mathews #634 
Residence*1851Dale County, Alabama, USA3 
(Neighbor) CommentJune 1860Elizabeth (?), James Preston; Dale County, Alabama, USA; Living close together in the 1860 census were families of Elizabeth Baldwin, widowed, her son W. J. Baldwin, son John C. Baldwin, James and Elizabeth Preston, their daughter Nancy Mathews, widowed, and children, and James M. Mathews. Not far away was the Wiley Balkcom family. Elizabeth Baldwin's son Bryant later married adjacent Nancy Mathews' daughter Josephine.5 
(Resident) Census19 July 1860(Head of Household) James Madison Mathews, (Enumerator) AL Dale Co Census 1860; Newton Post Office, hh 417, Dale County, Alabama, USA; "James M. Matthews", male age 42, farmer, real estate $6000, personal $1000, born in SC. In the household were wife Mary Preston, eight children, and Ed C. Riley age 24, a farm laborer, born in Alabama.
Household:
Mary J. Mathews age 39, born Georgia;
William Eldridge Mathews age 15, farm laborer, born in Georgia;
Sarah Ann Mathews age 12, attending school, born in Georgia;
Francis F. Mathews male age 10, attending school, born in Georgia;
Mary E. Mathews age 9, attending school, born in Georgia;
Melvina Mathews female age 7, born in Alabama;
James Monroe Mathews age 4, born in Alabama;
Luvinia Mathews female age 3, born in Alabama;
John W. Mathews age 1, born Alabama.6 
Military*1861Co B. 33rd Alabama Regiment, Dale County, Alabama, USA; "Dale County Greys"||The reference includes excerpts from: "W. E. Matthews' Account of Company B. 33rd Alabama", held by the Newton Public Library. The account describes his experiences as a private, 131 pages in unpublished form.7 
Marriage*6 May 1870Nancy Ann Miller3 
Cen-Enum*26 July 1870AL Dale Co Census 1870; Beat No 9, Echo Post Office, hh 48, Dale County, Alabama, USA; "W. E. Mathews", male age 25, ret grocer (retail grocer?), born in Georgia, assets $1500.

He lived in the household of John W. Stuckey (ret grocer) and wife Elizabeth, both age 55. Three other Stuckeys lived there, ages 11-24. Two other young males also lived there, Benjamin Dowd and A. E. Webb, one a dry goods merchant and the other a school teacher. This may have been a boarding house. None lived there in the 1880 census.8 
ResidenceNovember 1880Columbus, Muscogee County, Georgia, USA3 
Name Change1892Preston; "I, William Eldridge Mathews, born Nov. 9, 1844, had my name changed to W. E.
Preston by the superior court at Columbus,. Ga., spring of 1892."3,7,2 
Death*after 1903his autobiography lists events in 19033 

Citations

  1. [S14] Census, U.S. of 1850, GA, Crawford Co p 385A hh 62, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  2. [S35] Researcher Janet Dozier, http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/d/o/z/Janet-L-Dozier/index.html
  3. [S348] The Writings of W. E. Mathews (later Preston), c1880, Ancestry.com, http://search.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=BookList&dbid=29650&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0, transcribed from original by E. H. Hayes.
  4. [S14] Census, U.S. of 1850, Crawford County, Georgia, census page 385, ancestry.com image page 9, Ancestry.com.
  5. [S13] Census, U.S. of 1860, Dale County, AL page 556, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  6. [S13] Census, U.S. of 1860, Dale County, Alabama, page 517, Ancestry.com.
  7. [S207] Val L. McGee, Claybank Memories, A History of Dale County, Alabama (, page 183; P. O. Box 1231, Ozark, AL 36361: Dale County Historical Society,, DAR Library.
  8. [S11] Census, U.S. of 1870, Dale County, Alabama, census page 271, stamped page 222A, ancestry.com image page 7, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.

William F. Mathews1

#373, b. circa 1859
Last Edited31 Dec 2001
Father*Joel F. Mathews1 b. c 1833
Mother*Martha M. (?)1 b. c 1835
Birth*circa 1859Georgia, USA1 
(Resident) Census9 July 1860Joel F. Mathews, GA Crawford Co Census 1860; Knoxville District, household 426, Crawford County, Georgia, USA; "Joel F. Mathews", a 27 year old male (listed as female in census), in household with wife and 3 children. Assets are listed as $700. (real estate) and $255. (personal estate).
"Martha M." age 25, born Ga;
"Thomas" age 4, born Ga;
"Mary A." age 2, born Ga;
"Wm F." age 1 born Ga.2 

Citations

  1. [S13] Census, U.S. of 1860, Crawford County, Georgia, page 924., Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  2. [S13] Census, U.S. of 1860, Crawford County, Georgia, page 924, ancestry image 18 of 23, Ancestry.com.

William H. Mathews1

#341, b. circa 1853
Last Edited16 Aug 2017
Father*Philip N. Mathews1 b. c 1808, d. 4 May 1868
Mother*Priscilla Bass1 b. c 1822
Birth*circa 1853Georgia, USA1 
(Resident) Census3 July 1860(Head of Household) Philip N. Mathews, GA Crawford Co Census 1860; Knoxville District, household 335, Crawford County, Georgia, USA; "Philip Mathews", a 52 year old male, farmer, born in South Carolina, with real estate valued at $2000 and personal estate at $1871. Living with him were his wife, 9 children, and a farm laborer. Their farm was near the small farm of Jesse P. Mathews (age 25) and family.
Household:
Precilla age 38, born North Carolina;
Susanna age 22;
Elijah age 18, farm laborer;
Elisha age 16, farm laborer;
Chesley age 14, male;
Naomi age 12, attending school;
George W. age 10, attending school;
William H. age 7, attending school;
Nancy E. age 5;
Francis age 3, male.
Children were born in Georgia.2 
(Witness) Event6 April 1876Elisha Mathews; Court of Ordinary, Crawford County, Georgia, USA; Elisha Mathews, Guardian of Mary and Davis, minor children of Philip N. Mathews, deceased, was discharged from guardianship. The minors had attained the age of 14 and had the right to choose their guardian, and chose William Mathews (brother of Elisha), who was appointed by the court.
Various of these estate papers identify the other children of Philip N. Mathews.3 
Event*January 1880Court of Ordinary, Crawford County, Georgia, USA; William H. Mathews, Guardian forJeff Davis Mathews and Mary Mathews filed a petition to sell real estate that was part of the dower of Mrs. Philip N. Mathews.3 

Citations

  1. [S13] Census, U.S. of 1860, Crawford County, Georgia, page 911., Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  2. [S13] Census, U.S. of 1860, Crawford County, Georgia, page 911, ancestry image 5 of 23, Ancestry.com.
  3. [S461] Georgia Wills and Probate Records, Crawford County - Probate Court - Misc Records of the Inferior Court, Georgia Archives, Morrow, Georgia, USA.

William H. Mathews1

#368, b. 1860
Last Edited14 Dec 2001
Father*William A. Mathews1 b. c 1823
Mother*Jane (?)1 b. c 1836
Birth*1860Georgia, USA1 
(Resident) Census5 July 1860William A. Mathews, GA Crawford Co Census 1860; Knoxville District, household 381, Crawford County, Georgia, USA; "Wm A. Mathews", a 33 year old male, in household with wife and 2 young sons. They lived next to or possibly on the farm of James Mathews (age 65) and family, and adjacent to Moses Mathews (age 37) and 2 children.
"Jane", age 24, born Ga;
"John F." age 2, born Ga;
"Wm H." age 3 months, born Ga.1 

Citations

  1. [S13] Census, U.S. of 1860, Crawford County, Georgia, page 917., Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.

William J Mathews1

#376, b. circa 1854
Last Edited14 Dec 2001
Father*G. D. Mathews1 b. c 1827
Mother*Elizabeth Missouri Felts1 b. c 1836
Birth*circa 1854Georgia, USA1 
Cen-Enum*11 July 1860GA Crawford Co Census 1860; Beasleys District, Hickory Grove P.O., Crawford County, Georgia, USA; a 6 year old male, , born in Georgia, living in household with parents and younger brother.1 
Witness: G. D. Mathews

Citations

  1. [S13] Census, U.S. of 1860, Crawford County, Georgia, page 931., Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.

William Jasper Mathews

#318, b. 24 July 1835, d. 23 March 1898
Last Edited10 Aug 2017

Family

Mary E. Bateman b. 14 Jan 1848
Marriage*Mary E. Bateman2 
Child 1.Victoria Mathews2 b. c 1859
Birth*24 July 18351 
Birthcirca 1837Georgia, USA2 
Marriage*Mary E. Bateman2 
(Neighbor) Census13 June 1860(Head of Household) J. N. Mathews, GA Crawford Co Census 1860; Rodgers District, household 124, Pine Level, Crawford County, Georgia, USA; "J. N. Mathews", a 23 year old male farmer, born in Georgia, with real estate valued at $550. and property valued at $200. He was living with wife Martha and three children:
"Martha E.", age 24, born Ga;
"Wm E.", male age 3, born Ga;
"Albert L.", age 2, born Ga;
"Frances A.", female age 5 months, born Ga.3 
Census*13 June 1860GA Crawford Co Census 1860; Rodgers District, household 132, Pine Level, Crawford County, Georgia, USA; "Wm J Mathews", a 23 year old male farmer, born in Georgia, with real estate valued at $600. and property valued at $230. He was living with wife Mary, a daughter, the Elias Dorsey family of eight, and a farm laborer, Thomas Weaver. Household:
"Mary" age 25, born Georgia;
"Victoria" age 1, born Georgia.
Nearby household was J. N. and Martha Mathews.2 
Resident: Mary E. Bateman
Resident: Victoria Mathews
Neighbor: J. N. Mathews
Military*between 1861 and 1865Company K, 45 Georgia Infantry CSA1 
Death*23 March 1898Crawford County, Georgia, USA1 
Burial*March 1898Little Union Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Crawford County, Georgia, USA; Tombstone inscription "CO K 45 GA INF. CSA"1 

Citations

  1. [S114] Little Union Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery Inscriptions Crawford County Georgia, online http://www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/ga/crawford.htm, , Tombstone inscription.
  2. [S13] Census, U.S. of 1860, Crawford County, Georgia, page 884., Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  3. [S13] Census, U.S. of 1860, Crawford County, Georgia, page 883., Ancestry.com.

William Washington Mathews1,2

#1208, b. 11 September 1837, d. 29 December 1906
Last Edited24 Jan 2005
Father*Joel Franklin Mathews1 b. c 1800, d. 3 Apr 1882
Mother*Jane Adeline Moore1 b. c 1811
Birth*11 September 1837South Carolina, USA1 
(Resident) Census5 September 1850Joel Franklin Mathews, GA Crawford Co Census 1850; Division No. 20, household 372, Crawford County, Georgia, USA; "Joel Mathews" age 50, planter, $500 real estate, born in South Carolina. Living in the household with the Mathews family were Ellen Horn age 36 and George Moore age 4, both born in SC. The households of Philip/Priscilla Mathews and James/Martha Mathews also of SC were close. Household:
Jane age 39;
W. W. male age 12;
T. F. male age 9;
Joel age 5;
Nancy age 3.
All were born in South Carolina.1 
Marriage*after 1854Caroline Easter Robinson2 
Military*between 1862 and 1865Thomas Franklin Mathews; both captured during the Civil War and held in Point Lookout, MA prison. They survived and were released after the war.3 
Residence*after 1865Falls County, Texas, USA3 
(Heir) Estate3 April 1882(Deceased) Joel Franklin Mathews; Court of Ordinary, Knoxville, Crawford County, Georgia, USA; W. W. Mathews was identified as Administrator of the estate of Joel Mathews in an order to inventory the estate. T. F. Mathews and W. W. Mathews posted bond.4 
Death*29 December 19063 

Citations

  1. [S14] Census, U.S. of 1850, Crawford Co GA, p406A, hh372, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  2. [S181] Researcher G. Mathews, 29 Dec, 2001.
  3. [S181] Researcher G. Mathews, 30 Dec, 2001.
  4. [S461] Georgia Wills and Probate Records, Crawford County - Probate Court - Misc Records of the Inferior Court, Georgia Archives, Morrow, Georgia, USA.

Wright Mathews1

#1453
Last Edited19 Apr 2002
Will*There is a will listed in the Crawford County Will Book 1835-52, however it appears these wills were actually written before the 1832 land lottery.1 

Citations

  1. [S156] Jeannette Austin, Index to Georgia Wills (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1985).

Albert B. Matthews1

#2292, b. circa 1862
Last Edited22 Jan 2006
Father*Mellon Thoory Matthews1 b. 14 Jun 1832, d. 28 Jan 1896
Mother*Rebecca (?)1 b. c 1840
Name VariationMathews 
Birth*circa 1862Alabama, USA1 
(Resident) Census3 June 1880Mellon Thoory Matthews, AL Dale Co Census 1880; Daleville, ED62, pg6, hh51, Dale County, Alabama, USA; household:
"Mellen T. Matthews", head, white male age 28, farmer, born AL;
"Rebeca Matthews", wife age 40, born AL;
"Albert B. Matthews", son age 18, born AL;
"Ulie D. Matthews", daughter age 13, born AL;
"Augusta C. Matthews", daughter age 11, born AL;
"Nancy A. Matthews", daughter age 4, born AL.1 

Citations

  1. [S12] Census, U.S. of 1880, Dale County, Alabama, Daleville District, ancestry.com img pg 6, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.

Alexander Matthews1

#2163, b. 1859
Last Edited23 Jan 2005
Father*John R. Matthews1 b. c 1814
Mother*Luticia (?)1 b. c 1823
Name VariationMathews 
Birth*1859Alabama, USA1 
(Resident) Census13 July 1860John R. Matthews, AL Dale Co Census 1860; Newton Post Office, hh#277, Dale County, Alabama, USA; "John R. Matthews", head of household, age 46, farmer, real estate $1700, personal $800. born in Georgia;
"Luticia Matthews", age 37, born in Georgia;
"Elijah Matthews", age 18, farm laborer, born in Alabama, attended school within the year;
"Jane Matthews", age 17, born in Alabama, attended school within the year;
"Lucy Matthews", age 12, born in Alabama, attended school within the year;
"William F. Matthews", age 5, born in Alabama;
"Sophronia Matthews", age 3, born in Alabama;
"Alexander Matthews", age 8 months, born in Alabama.1 

Citations

  1. [S13] Census, U.S. of 1860, Dale County, Alabama, census page stamped 537, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.

Altus L. Matthews1

#457, b. 12 June 1883, d. 15 December 1887
Last Edited13 Jan 2002
Name VariationMathews 
Birth*12 June 18831 
Death*15 December 18871 
Burial*December 1887Claybank Cemetery, Ozark, Dale County, Alabama, USA1 
Comment*The tombstone states that Altus is the son of WW and MA Matthews.1 

Citations

  1. [S32] Dale County, Alabama Cemetery Records, 1948, www.snowhill.com/~library/Cemeteries%20of%20Dale%20
    County/a.cemetery.claybank.html, Ozark - Dale County Public Library.

Anderson Matthews1

#2201, b. circa 1839
Last Edited29 Jan 2005
Father*James Matthews1 b. c 1801
Mother*Jane (?)1 b. c 1801
Name VariationMathews 
Birth*circa 1839Georgia, USA1 
(Resident) Census23 August 1860James Matthews, AL Dale Co Census 1860; Newton Post Office, hh#1051, Dale County, Alabama, USA; "James Matthews" head of household, age 59, farmer, real estate $500, personal $1000, born in Georgia;

"Jane (possibly June) Matthews", age 59, born in Georgia;
"Charles Matthews", age 23, farm laborer, born in Georgia;
"Anderson Matthews", age 21, born in Georgia;
"James Matthews", age 17, born in Alabama;
"Mary Matthews", age 18, born in Georgia;
"Susan Matthews", age 15, born in Alabama;
"Emily Matthews", age 12, born in Alabama;
"Thomas Matthews", age 2, born in Alabama;
"Chloe Matthews", female age 99, born in South Carolina.1 

Citations

  1. [S13] Census, U.S. of 1860, Dale County, Alabama, census page 654, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.

Augusta Matthews1

#2147, b. circa 1827
Last Edited6 Aug 2017

Family

Elizabeth (?) b. c 1829
Children 1.Marian Matthews1 b. c 1850
 2.Eli Matthews1 b. c 1854
 3.Marion Matthews1 b. c 1856
 4.Warren Matthews1 b. c 1859
Name VariationMathews 
Birth*circa 1827North Carolina, USA1 
Marriage*before 1850Elizabeth (?); date based on youngest child age1 
(Head of Household) Census*2 June 1860AL Dale Co Census 1860; Newton Post Office, hh#52, Dale County, Alabama, USA; "Augusta Matthews", head of household, male age 33, farmer, $1000 real estate, $7400 personal, born in North Carolina;

"Eliza Matthews", age 31, born in Georgia;
"Eliza Matthews", age 21, born in Georgia (sister of Augusta?);
"Marian Matthews", female age 10, born in Alabama;
"Eli Matthews", age 6, born in Alabama;
"Marion Matthews", male age 4, born in Alabama;
"Warren Matthews", male age 1, born in Alabama.1 
Resident: Marion Matthews
Resident: Warren Matthews
Resident: Elizabeth (?)
Resident: Eliza Matthews
Resident: Marian Matthews
Resident: Eli Matthews

Citations

  1. [S13] Census, U.S. of 1860, Dale County, Alabama, census page stamped 506, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.

Augusta C. Matthews1

#2294, b. circa 1869
Last Edited22 Jan 2006
Father*Mellon Thoory Matthews1 b. 14 Jun 1832, d. 28 Jan 1896
Mother*Rebecca (?)1 b. c 1840
Name VariationMathews 
Birth*circa 1869Alabama, USA1 
(Resident) Census3 June 1880Mellon Thoory Matthews, AL Dale Co Census 1880; Daleville, ED62, pg6, hh51, Dale County, Alabama, USA; household:
"Mellen T. Matthews", head, white male age 28, farmer, born AL;
"Rebeca Matthews", wife age 40, born AL;
"Albert B. Matthews", son age 18, born AL;
"Ulie D. Matthews", daughter age 13, born AL;
"Augusta C. Matthews", daughter age 11, born AL;
"Nancy A. Matthews", daughter age 4, born AL.1 

Citations

  1. [S12] Census, U.S. of 1880, Dale County, Alabama, Daleville District, ancestry.com img pg 6, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.

Bryant W. Matthews1

#2175, b. circa 1858
Last Edited23 Jan 2005
Father*John Matthews1 b. c 1829
Mother*Martha (?)1 b. c 1832
Name VariationMathews 
Birth*circa 1858Georgia, USA1 
(Resident) Census18 July 1860John Matthews, AL Dale Co Census 1860; Newton Post Office, hh#386, Dale County, Alabama, USA; "John Matthews" head of household age 31, farmer, $600 personal, born in Georgia; on same census page as Wiley Balkcom family;

"Martha Matthews", age 28, born in Georgia;
"Louisa Matthews", age 8, born in Georgia;
"James M_? Matthews", age 6, born in Georgia;
"Ramon M. Matthews", age 5, born in Georgia;
"Bryant W. Matthews", age 2, born in Georgia.1 

Citations

  1. [S13] Census, U.S. of 1860, Dale County, Alabama, census page stamped 553, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.

Charles Matthews1

#2200, b. circa 1837
Last Edited29 Jan 2005
Father*James Matthews1 b. c 1801
Mother*Jane (?)1 b. c 1801
Name VariationMathews 
Birth*circa 1837Georgia, USA1 
(Resident) Census23 August 1860James Matthews, AL Dale Co Census 1860; Newton Post Office, hh#1051, Dale County, Alabama, USA; "James Matthews" head of household, age 59, farmer, real estate $500, personal $1000, born in Georgia;

"Jane (possibly June) Matthews", age 59, born in Georgia;
"Charles Matthews", age 23, farm laborer, born in Georgia;
"Anderson Matthews", age 21, born in Georgia;
"James Matthews", age 17, born in Alabama;
"Mary Matthews", age 18, born in Georgia;
"Susan Matthews", age 15, born in Alabama;
"Emily Matthews", age 12, born in Alabama;
"Thomas Matthews", age 2, born in Alabama;
"Chloe Matthews", female age 99, born in South Carolina.1 

Citations

  1. [S13] Census, U.S. of 1860, Dale County, Alabama, census page 654, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.

Cloe Matthews1

#435, b. circa 1761
Last Edited29 Jan 2005
Name VariationMathews 
Birth*circa 1761South Carolina, USA1 
(Resident) Census23 August 1860James Matthews, AL Dale Co Census 1860; Newton Post Office, hh#1051, Dale County, Alabama, USA; "James Matthews" head of household, age 59, farmer, real estate $500, personal $1000, born in Georgia;

"Jane (possibly June) Matthews", age 59, born in Georgia;
"Charles Matthews", age 23, farm laborer, born in Georgia;
"Anderson Matthews", age 21, born in Georgia;
"James Matthews", age 17, born in Alabama;
"Mary Matthews", age 18, born in Georgia;
"Susan Matthews", age 15, born in Alabama;
"Emily Matthews", age 12, born in Alabama;
"Thomas Matthews", age 2, born in Alabama;
"Chloe Matthews", female age 99, born in South Carolina.2 

Citations

  1. [S13] Census, U.S. of 1860, Dale County, Alabama, p.654, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  2. [S13] Census, U.S. of 1860, Dale County, Alabama, census page 654, Ancestry.com.

Earnest Matthews1

#2656, b. March 1880
Last Edited6 Aug 2017
Father*William Matthews1 b. c 1846
Mother*Nancy (?)1 b. c 1848
Name VariationMathews 
Birth*March 1880Dale County, Alabama, USA1 
(Resident) Census19 June 1880(Head of Household) William Matthews; Beat 9, Enum Dist 64, Dale County, Alabama, USA; "William Matthews", age 34, Idle, born Georgia, parents born Georgia;
"Nancy", wife age 32, keeping house, born Georgia, parents born South;
"James E.", son age 8, born Alabama;
"Whit", son age 7, born Alabama;
"Mary", daughtr age 4, born Alabama;
"Willie", daughter age 2, born Alabama;
"Earnest", son age 3 months, born Alabama.
Nieghbor to James Madison Mathews family.2 

Citations

  1. [S12] Census, U.S. of 1880, Dale County, Alabama, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  2. [S12] Census, U.S. of 1880, Dale County, Alabama, Census page 25, ancestry image 8 of 23, Ancestry.com.

Edmond P. Matthews1

#2191, b. circa 1848
Last Edited26 Jan 2005
Father*William W. Matthews1 b. c 1815
Mother*Mary (?)1 b. c 1821
Name VariationMathews 
Birth*circa 1848Alabama, USA1 
(Resident) Census11 August 1860William W. Matthews, AL Dale Co Census 1860; Newton Post Office, hh#798, Dale County, Alabama, USA; "Wm W. Matthews" head of household, male age 45, farmer real estate $720, personal $3090, born in South Carolina;

"Mary Matthews", age 37, born in Alabama;
"Harriet S. Matthews", age 19, born in Alabama, attending school;
"Rebecca A. Matthews", age 16, born in Alabama, attending school;
"Mary S. Matthews", age 14, born in Alabama, attending school;
"Edward P. Matthews", age 12, born in Alabama, attending school;
"Sherwood M. Matthews", age 9, born in Alabama;
"Elbert M. Matthews", age 6, born in Alabama;
"Melvina Matthews", age 3, born in Alabama;
Minty V. Matthews", age 3 months, born in Alabama.2 

Citations

  1. [S13] Census, U.S. of 1860, Dale County, Alabama, census page stamped 615, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  2. [S13] Census, U.S. of 1860, Dale County, Alabama, census page 615, Ancestry.com.

Elbert M. Matthews1

#2193, b. circa 1854
Last Edited26 Jan 2005
Father*William W. Matthews1 b. c 1815
Mother*Mary (?)1 b. c 1821
Name VariationMathews 
Birth*circa 1854Alabama, USA1 
(Resident) Census11 August 1860William W. Matthews, AL Dale Co Census 1860; Newton Post Office, hh#798, Dale County, Alabama, USA; "Wm W. Matthews" head of household, male age 45, farmer real estate $720, personal $3090, born in South Carolina;

"Mary Matthews", age 37, born in Alabama;
"Harriet S. Matthews", age 19, born in Alabama, attending school;
"Rebecca A. Matthews", age 16, born in Alabama, attending school;
"Mary S. Matthews", age 14, born in Alabama, attending school;
"Edward P. Matthews", age 12, born in Alabama, attending school;
"Sherwood M. Matthews", age 9, born in Alabama;
"Elbert M. Matthews", age 6, born in Alabama;
"Melvina Matthews", age 3, born in Alabama;
Minty V. Matthews", age 3 months, born in Alabama.2 

Citations

  1. [S13] Census, U.S. of 1860, Dale County, Alabama, census page stamped 615, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  2. [S13] Census, U.S. of 1860, Dale County, Alabama, census page 615, Ancestry.com.