Brinkley Family History

Margarett Belle MatthewsAge: 93 years18801973

Name
Margarett Belle Matthews
Married name
Margarett Belle Warden
Birth February 26, 1880 22 23
Alias
/Maretta/

Birth of a daughter
#1
Laura May Warden

Birth of a daughter
#2
Iva Belle Warden

Birth of a son
#3
Jeremiah George Warden

Birth of a son
#4
Herbert Hadley Warden

Birth of a daughter
#5
Hazel Alice Warden

Birth of a daughter
#6
Dorothy Lois Warden

Census June 11, 1880 (Age 3 months)
Birth of a brotherGeorge Edward Matthews
October 26, 1882 (Age 2 years)
Death of a motherAlice Cora Roach
about 1885 (Age 4 years)

Burial of a motherAlice Cora Roach
about 1885 (Age 4 years)
Cemetery: Oak Grove Cemetery
Marriage of a parentGeorge Washington MatthewsMattie Moore MatthewsView this family
April 5, 1888 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a half-sisterBirdie Jane Matthews
April 9, 1889 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a half-brotherFred Glen Matthews
August 16, 1891 (Age 11 years)

Death of a paternal grandfatherWilliam Matthews
September 10, 1893 (Age 13 years)
Burial of a paternal grandfatherWilliam Matthews
September 1893 (Age 13 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 13 years)
Birth of a half-brotherWalter DeWitt Matthews
July 1, 1897 (Age 17 years)

Birth of a half-brotherEarl Thomas Matthews
June 30, 1899 (Age 19 years)
MarriageWilliam WardenView this family
1901 (Age 20 years)

Birth of a half-brotherRobert Nathaniel “Bob” Matthews
January 9, 1901 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a son
#7
Infant Warden
March 9, 1902 (Age 22 years)

Death of a sonInfant Warden
March 9, 1902 (Age 22 years)

Birth of a half-sisterMattie Alice Matthews
June 9, 1904 (Age 24 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 28 years)
Birth of a half-brotherInfant Matthews
1911 (Age 30 years)

Death of a half-brotherInfant Matthews
May 7, 1911 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a half-sisterLucille Ritta Matthews
November 1, 1914 (Age 34 years)
Death of a husbandWilliam Warden
January 29, 1937 (Age 56 years)

Burial of a husbandWilliam Warden
1937 (Age 56 years)

Death of a fatherGeorge Washington Matthews
March 23, 19405:15 PM (Age 60 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 60 years)
Cemetery: Oak Grove Cemetery
Death of a half-brotherEarl Thomas Matthews
October 19, 1963 (Age 83 years)
Cause: Hepatic Failure Caused By Chronic Alcoholism
Burial of a half-brotherEarl Thomas Matthews
October 21, 1963 (Age 83 years)
Death of a sisterArzula Esther “Zula” Matthews
1964 (Age 83 years)

Death of a half-brotherWalter DeWitt Matthews
May 19, 1969 (Age 89 years)

Death of a half-brotherFrank Lee Matthews
October 9, 1970 (Age 90 years)
Death of a half-brotherFred Glen Matthews
January 1971 (Age 90 years)
Death November 16, 1973 (Age 93 years)

Burial November 1973 (Age 93 years)

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: June 29, 1876Warrensburg, Johnson Co., Missouri
8 months
elder sister
3 years
herself
3 years
younger brother
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 William Warden - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: 1901
14 months
son
daughter
daughter
son
son
daughter
daughter