Brinkley Family History

Thomas J. MatthewsAge: 71 years18341906

Name
Thomas J. Matthews
Birth April 1834 23 23
MarriageMary Ellen McCannView this family
yes

Birth of a brotherWilliam Matthews
1836 (Age 21 months)
Birth of a brotherPatrick Matthews
1840 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a brotherRobert Matthews
April 3, 1843 (Age 9 years)
Note: The 1850 and 1870 census list Robert as being born in Ireland. The 1860 census shows he was born in Missouri. The family seems to have crossed the Atlantic around August 1841 and would have most likely arrived in Johnson County Missouri in 1842.
Immigration 1844 (Age 9 years)

Birth of a sisterMartha Ann “Mattie” Matthews
August 25, 1845 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a brotherJames Matthews
June 28, 1847 (Age 13 years)
Census August 23, 1850 (Age 16 years)
Death of a brotherPatrick Matthews
about 1852 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a sisterElizabeth Matthews
1853 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a brotherGeorge Washington Matthews
May 10, 1857 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a brotherAndrew Matthews
January 1860 (Age 25 years)
Census June 7, 1860 (Age 26 years)
Death of a motherSarah “Sallie” Wilson
February 9, 1870 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a son
#1
William L. Matthews
August 29, 1870 (Age 36 years)

Census August 29, 1870 (Age 36 years)
Address: Columbus Township
Birth of a daughter
#2
Cora A. Matthews
January 31, 1872 (Age 37 years)

Death of a daughterCora A. Matthews
July 20, 1873 (Age 39 years)

Death of a sonWilliam L. Matthews
August 1, 1873 (Age 39 years)

Burial of a sonWilliam L. Matthews
August 1873 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Charles B. Matthews
August 1875 (Age 41 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4
Mary Matthews
October 1877 (Age 43 years)
Census June 3, 1880 (Age 46 years)
Address: Columbus Township, District 97
Birth of a son
#5
Jessie G. Matthews
July 29, 1880 (Age 46 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6
Sallie J. Matthews
December 1882 (Age 48 years)

Birth of a daughter
#7
Mattie B. Matthews
September 12, 1887 (Age 53 years)

Marriage of a childCharles B. MatthewsMinnie GravesView this family
1890 (Age 55 years)

Death of a fatherWilliam Matthews
September 10, 1893 (Age 59 years)
Death of a wifeMary Ellen McCann
1899 (Age 64 years)

Burial of a wifeMary Ellen McCann
1899 (Age 64 years)
Cemetery: Liberty Cemetery
Census June 7, 1900 (Age 66 years)
Address: Columbus Township, District 104
Marriage of a childJessie G. MatthewsMartha D. View this family
1901 (Age 66 years)

Marriage of a childJohn A. FulkaSallie J. MatthewsView this family
July 8, 1903 (Age 69 years)
Death January 20, 1906 (Age 71 years)
Burial January 22, 1906 (2 days after death)
Cemetery: Liberty Cemetery
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: 1830Ireland
18 months
elder sister
3 years
himself
3 years
younger brother
5 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
22 months
younger brother
7 years
younger sister
4 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
Family with Mary Ellen McCann - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage:
son
17 months
daughter
4 years
son
2 years
daughter
3 years
son
2 years
daughter
5 years
daughter