Brinkley Family History

Elizabeth Matthews1853

Name
Elizabeth Matthews
Birth 1853 42 41
Birth of a brotherGeorge Washington Matthews
May 10, 1857 (Age 4 years)
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The obituary states George Matthews was born in Johnson County, Missouri on May 10, 1857.

Birth of a brotherAndrew Matthews
January 1860 (Age 7 years)
Census June 7, 1860 (Age 7 years)
Death of a motherSarah “Sallie” Wilson
February 9, 1870 (Age 17 years)
Citation details: Warrensburg Township, Page 7, Line 2
Burial of a motherSarah “Sallie” Wilson
February 1870 (Age 17 years)
Cemetery: McGinness Cemetery
Census July 2, 1870 (Age 17 years) Age: 16
Death of a fatherWilliam Matthews
September 10, 1893 (Age 40 years)
Burial of a fatherWilliam Matthews
September 1893 (Age 40 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 53 years)
Burial of a brotherThomas J. Matthews
January 22, 1906 (Age 53 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 54 years)
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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 54 years)
Cemetery: Oak Grove Cemetery
Death of a brotherJames Matthews
January 10, 1917 (Age 64 years)
Burial of a brotherJames Matthews
after January 10, 1917 (Age 64 years)
Cemetery: Oakland Cemetery
Death of a brotherRobert Matthews
January 8, 1927 (Age 74 years)
Cause: OLD AGE
Burial of a brotherRobert Matthews
January 11, 1927 (Age 74 years)
Death of a sisterMartha Ann “Mattie” Matthews
January 19, 1935 (Age 82 years)
Cause: Chronic Myocarditis, Myocardial Degeneration (years), and Acute Bronchitis (2 days)
Burial of a sisterMartha Ann “Mattie” Matthews
January 20, 1935 (Age 82 years)
Cemetery: Liberty Cemetery
Death of a brotherGeorge Washington Matthews
March 23, 19405:15 PM (Age 87 years)
Address: Rural Hazel Hill At his home southeast of the Oak Grove Church
Cause: Cerebral Hemorrhage due to Arterial Hypertension
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The death certificate incorrectly records George's father as being from Iowa. I cannot explain that.

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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 brotherGeorge Washington Matthews
March 24, 1940 (Age 87 years)
Cemetery: Oak Grove Cemetery
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Marriage: 1830Ireland
18 months
elder sister
3 years
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5 years
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
22 months
elder brother
7 years
herself
4 years
younger brother
3 years
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