Brinkley Family History

George Edward Matthews

George Edward MatthewsAge: 92 years18821975

Name
George Edward Matthews
Birth October 26, 1882 25 25
Death of a motherAlice Cora Roach
about 1885 (Age 2 years)

Burial of a motherAlice Cora Roach
about 1885 (Age 2 years)
Cemetery: Oak Grove Cemetery
Marriage of a parentGeorge Washington MatthewsMattie Moore MatthewsView this family
April 5, 1888 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a half-sisterBirdie Jane Matthews
April 9, 1889 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a half-brotherFred Glen Matthews
August 16, 1891 (Age 8 years)

Death of a paternal grandfatherWilliam Matthews
September 10, 1893 (Age 10 years)
Burial of a paternal grandfatherWilliam Matthews
September 1893 (Age 10 years)
Tombstone, William Matthews of Antrim Ireland
Tombstone, William Matthews of Antrim Ireland

Note: I took this photo May 24, 2002.


Tombstone, William Matthews of Antrim Ireland (closeup)
Tombstone, William Matthews of Antrim Ireland (closeup)

Note: I took this photo May 24, 2002.

Birth of a half-brotherFrank Lee Matthews
December 17, 1893 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a half-brotherWalter DeWitt Matthews
July 1, 1897 (Age 14 years)

Birth of a half-brotherEarl Thomas Matthews
June 30, 1899 (Age 16 years)
Census June 7, 1900 (Age 17 years) Age: 16
Birth of a half-brotherRobert Nathaniel “Bob” Matthews
January 9, 1901 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a half-sisterMattie Alice Matthews
June 9, 1904 (Age 21 years)
Source:

Brøderbund Family Archive #110, Vol. 1, Ed. 4, Social Security Death Index: U.S., Social Security Death Index, Surnames from A through L, Date of Import: 17 Sep 1996, Internal Ref. #1.111.4.28320.40

Birth of a half-brotherArchie Collins Matthews
March 1, 1908 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#1
Clarence Joseph Matthews
November 10, 1909 (Age 27 years)
Census April 23, 1910 (Age 27 years) Age: 28
Birth of a half-brotherInfant Matthews
1911 (Age 28 years)

Death of a half-brotherInfant Matthews
May 7, 1911 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Mary Esther Matthews
about 1912 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
#3
George Edward Matthews Jr.
October 25, 1913 (Age 30 years)

Death of a sonGeorge Edward Matthews Jr.
January 25, 1914 (Age 31 years)

Burial of a sonGeorge Edward Matthews Jr.
January 1914 (Age 31 years)
Cemetery: Oak Grove Cemetery
Birth of a half-sisterLucille Ritta Matthews
November 1, 1914 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Eugene Carl Matthews
September 25, 1918 (Age 35 years)
Census January 14, 1920 (Age 37 years) Age: 37
Birth of a son
#5
Cleo Ernest Matthews
August 30, 1920 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6
Alice Mae Matthews
February 25, 1923 (Age 40 years)
Birth of a son
#7
Lloyd James “Bud” Matthews
October 15, 1928 (Age 45 years)
Census April 17, 1930 (Age 47 years) Age: 47
Death of a fatherGeorge Washington Matthews
March 23, 19405:15 PM (Age 57 years)
Address: Rural Hazel Hill At his home southeast of the Oak Grove Church
Cause: Cerebral Hemorrhage due to Arterial Hypertension
Text:

The death certificate incorrectly records George's father as being from Iowa. I cannot explain that.

Text:

Long Illness Ends

For G. W. Matthews Services for Resident Of Oak Grove Community

Held Sunday Afternoon

George W. Matthews, 82, died early Saturday morning at his home southeast of the Oak Grove church where the greater part of his life was spent. He had been an invalid for 12 years. The funeral was held Sunday afternoon at the Oak Grove church conducted by the Rev. R. P. Keathley of Morrisville, a Cumberland Presbyterian minister. J. C. Sheperd, Horace McCullock, Raymond Schooling and W.L. Denney, accompanied by Mrs. Clay Robbins, sang "Good Will Take Care of You" and Mr. Denney sang "God's Tomorrow". Burial was in the Oak Grove cemetery and the following grandchildren were pallbearers: George and Herbert Warden, Russell and Alberta Marsh, Clarence, G. D. Mark and Calvin Matthews. Mr. Matthews, who was born in Johnson County May 10, 1857, was a son of William and Susan Wilson Matthews. He married Alic Roach and they were parents of three children. Mrs. Zula Marsh of Lafayette County, Mrs. William Warden and Ed Matthews both of Warrensburg. After the death of this wife, he married Mattie Matthews, who survives. To them were born nine children, who with their mother are left. They are Fred of Odesa; Frank of north of Warrensburg; Mrs. Tom Farrell, and Earl Matthews of Kansas City; Mrs. Mattie Bratton, Mrs. Lucille Huffman, Archie, Walter and Robert, all of north of Warrensburg. Others left are about 40 grandchildren and nearly as many great-grandchildren. Early in life Mr. Matthews united with the Cumberland Presbyterian church and remained a loyal member throughout his life.


Burial of a fatherGeorge Washington Matthews
March 24, 1940 (Age 57 years)
Cemetery: Oak Grove Cemetery
Marriage of a childMarvin AndersonAlice Mae MatthewsView this family
Type: Religious marriage
July 31, 1942 (Age 59 years)
Death of a sonCleo Ernest Matthews
June 18, 19604:30 AM (Age 77 years)
Address: Warrensburg Medical Center Inc.
Cause: Aplastic Anemia
Burial of a sonCleo Ernest Matthews
June 21, 1960 (Age 77 years)
Death of a half-brotherEarl Thomas Matthews
October 19, 1963 (Age 80 years)
Cause: Hepatic Failure Caused By Chronic Alcoholism
Burial of a half-brotherEarl Thomas Matthews
October 21, 1963 (Age 80 years)
Death of a sisterArzula Esther “Zula” Matthews
1964 (Age 81 years)

Death of a wifeElsie May Bayless
May 10, 1967 (Age 84 years)
Burial of a wifeElsie May Bayless
May 1967 (Age 84 years)
Cemetery: Oak Grove Cemetery
Death of a half-brotherWalter DeWitt Matthews
May 19, 1969 (Age 86 years)

Death of a half-brotherFrank Lee Matthews
October 9, 1970 (Age 87 years)
Death of a half-brotherFred Glen Matthews
January 1971 (Age 88 years)
Death of a sisterMargarett Belle Matthews
November 16, 1973 (Age 91 years)

Burial of a sisterMargarett Belle Matthews
November 1973 (Age 91 years)

Death of a half-sisterBirdie Jane Matthews
February 10, 1974 (Age 91 years)
Death of a half-brotherRobert Nathaniel “Bob” Matthews
May 15, 1974 (Age 91 years)
Burial of a half-brotherRobert Nathaniel “Bob” Matthews
May 17, 1974 (Age 91 years)
Death April 20, 1975 (Age 92 years)
Burial April 1975 (Age 92 years)
Cemetery: Oak Grove Cemetery
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: June 29, 1876Warrensburg, Johnson Co., Missouri
8 months
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
3 years
himself
Father’s family with Mattie Moore Matthews - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: April 5, 1888Warrensburg, Johnson Co., Missouri
1 year
half-sister
Birdie Jane Matthews
Birth: April 9, 1889 31 18Warrensburg, Johnson, Missouri, USA
Death: February 10, 1974Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, USA
2 years
half-brother
2 years
half-brother
4 years
half-brother
2 years
half-brother
Earl Thomas Matthews
Birth: June 30, 1899 42 28Aullville, Lafayette, Missouri, USA
Death: October 19, 1963Colorado Spings, El Paso, Colorado
18 months
half-brother
3 years
half-sister
4 years
half-brother
4 years
half-brother
4 years
half-sister
Family with Elsie May Bayless - View this family
himself
wife
son
3 years
daughter
22 months
son
5 years
son
Eugene Carl Matthews
Birth: September 25, 1918 35 28Missouri, USA
Death: February 24, 1999Missouri, USA
23 months
son
3 years
daughter
daughter
Margaret Frances Matthews
son

NameFamily Tree, Matthews Family Bible
DeathFamily Tree, Matthews Family Bible
BurialTombstone, Oak Grove Cemetery in Johnson County, Missouri
BurialTombstone, George E Matthews with Elsie M. and George E. Jr.Tombstone, George E Matthews with Elsie M. and George E. Jr.
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Type: Tombstone
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Media objectGeorge Edward MatthewsGeorge Edward Matthews
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Type: Photo
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Publication: Grandpa and Grandma let me borrow these photos to photograph for the family history collection. They have identified the individuals in the collection.