Brinkley Family History

Robert Nathaniel “Bob” MatthewsAge: 73 years19011974

Name
Robert Nathaniel “Bob” Matthews
Given names
Robert Nathaniel
Nickname
Bob
Surname
Matthews
Birth January 9, 1901 43 30
Birth of a sisterMattie Alice Matthews
June 9, 1904 (Age 3 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 brotherArchie Collins Matthews
March 1, 1908 (Age 7 years)
Census April 21, 1910 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a brotherInfant Matthews
1911 (Age 9 years)

Death of a brotherInfant Matthews
May 7, 1911 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a sisterLucille Ritta Matthews
November 1, 1914 (Age 13 years)
Census January 12, 1920 (Age 19 years)
MarriageElla Mae ThomasView this family
August 19, 1927 (Age 26 years)
Death of a fatherGeorge Washington Matthews
March 23, 19405:15 PM (Age 39 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.

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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 fatherGeorge Washington Matthews
March 24, 1940 (Age 39 years)
Cemetery: Oak Grove Cemetery
Birth of a son
#1
Robert Thomas Matthews
July 30, 1940 (Age 39 years)

Death of a motherMattie Moore Matthews
September 27, 19507:50 PM (Age 49 years)
Address: 108 East Gay Street
Cause: Arterio Sclerosis, Heart Disease
Burial of a motherMattie Moore Matthews
September 29, 1950 (Age 49 years)
Cemetery: Oak Grove Cemetery
Death of a brotherEarl Thomas Matthews
October 19, 1963 (Age 62 years)
Cause: Hepatic Failure Caused By Chronic Alcoholism
Burial of a brotherEarl Thomas Matthews
October 21, 1963 (Age 62 years)
Death of a half-sisterArzula Esther “Zula” Matthews
1964 (Age 62 years)

Death of a brotherWalter DeWitt Matthews
May 19, 1969 (Age 68 years)

Death of a brotherFrank Lee Matthews
October 9, 1970 (Age 69 years)
Death of a brotherFred Glen Matthews
January 1971 (Age 69 years)
Death of a half-sisterMargarett Belle Matthews
November 16, 1973 (Age 72 years)

Burial of a half-sisterMargarett Belle Matthews
November 1973 (Age 72 years)

Death of a sisterBirdie Jane Matthews
February 10, 1974 (Age 73 years)
Death May 15, 1974 (Age 73 years)
Burial May 17, 1974 (2 days after death)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: April 5, 1888Warrensburg, Johnson Co., Missouri
1 year
elder sister
Birdie Jane Matthews
Birth: April 9, 1889 31 18Warrensburg, Johnson, Missouri, USA
Death: February 10, 1974Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, USA
2 years
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
4 years
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
Earl Thomas Matthews
Birth: June 30, 1899 42 28Aullville, Lafayette, Missouri, USA
Death: October 19, 1963Colorado Spings, El Paso, Colorado
18 months
himself
3 years
younger sister
4 years
younger brother
4 years
younger brother
4 years
younger sister
Father’s family with Alice Cora Roach - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: June 29, 1876Warrensburg, Johnson Co., Missouri
8 months
half-sister
3 years
half-sister
3 years
half-brother
Family with Ella Mae Thomas - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: August 19, 1927Warrensburg, Johnson Co., Missouri
13 years
son