Brinkley Family History

William Matthews1836

Name
William Matthews
Birth 1836 25 24
Birth of a brotherPatrick Matthews
1840 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a brotherRobert Matthews
April 3, 1843 (Age 7 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.
Birth of a sisterMartha Ann “Mattie” Matthews
August 25, 1845 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a brotherJames Matthews
June 28, 1847 (Age 11 years)
Census August 23, 1850 (Age 14 years)
Death of a brotherPatrick Matthews
about 1852 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a sisterElizabeth Matthews
1853 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a brotherGeorge Washington Matthews
May 10, 1857 (Age 21 years)
Text:

The obituary states George Matthews was born in Johnson County, Missouri on May 10, 1857.

Birth of a brotherAndrew Matthews
January 1860 (Age 24 years)
Death of a motherSarah “Sallie” Wilson
February 9, 1870 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: Warrensburg Township, Page 7, Line 2
Burial of a motherSarah “Sallie” Wilson
February 1870 (Age 34 years)
Cemetery: McGinness Cemetery
Death of a fatherWilliam Matthews
September 10, 1893 (Age 57 years)
Burial of a fatherWilliam Matthews
September 1893 (Age 57 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.

Death of a brotherThomas J. Matthews
January 20, 1906 (Age 70 years)
Burial of a brotherThomas J. Matthews
January 22, 1906 (Age 70 years)
Cemetery: Liberty Cemetery
Tombstone, Thomas Matthews & his wife Mary E. McCann
Tombstone, Thomas Matthews & his wife Mary E. McCann

Note: Thomas Matthews 1834 - 1906 -- His Wife Mary E. McCann 1847 - 1899

Death of a sisterJane Matthews
July 5, 1907 (Age 71 years)
Text:

Weant, Kenneth. Lafayette, Missouri, USA 3665 Deaths Reported in The Higginsville Advance, 3 January 1891 to 22 December 1905. [database online] Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1999. Weant, Kenneth. Lafayette, Missouri, USA 5245 Deaths Reported in The Higginsville Advance, 8 January 1906 to 24 December 1920. [database online] Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1999.

Burial of a sisterJane Matthews
1907 (Age 71 years)
Cemetery: Oak Grove Cemetery
Death of a brotherJames Matthews
January 10, 1917 (Age 81 years)
Burial of a brotherJames Matthews
after January 10, 1917 (Age 81 years)
Cemetery: Oakland Cemetery
Death of a brotherRobert Matthews
January 8, 1927 (Age 91 years)
Cause: OLD AGE
Burial of a brotherRobert Matthews
January 11, 1927 (Age 91 years)
Death of a sisterMartha Ann “Mattie” Matthews
January 19, 1935 (Age 99 years)
Cause: Chronic Myocarditis, Myocardial Degeneration (years), and Acute Bronchitis (2 days)
Burial of a sisterMartha Ann “Mattie” Matthews
January 20, 1935 (Age 99 years)
Cemetery: Liberty Cemetery
Death

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father
mother
Marriage: 1830Ireland
18 months
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
3 years
himself
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