Lundy's Lane, Niagara Falls, Niagara, Ontario, Canada 
Cause: Killed in battle
From the Bay News , March 28, 1990 - Pickering, Ontario, Canada - When the war of 1812 came, Thomas Elmes Matthews and his oldest son volunteered to help defend their new country. Thomas was killed at Lundy's Lane and Peter helped bury him near where he fell. Their brother Daniel died in the Niagara region. Peter and is father returned home after the war to work on the farm.