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Thomas Matthews

Thomas Matthews

Male - 1812

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  • Name Thomas Matthews  [1
    Born Brougham, Ontario, ON, CAN Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 105211 
    Died 1812  Lundy's Lane, Niagara Falls, Niagara, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Cause: Killed in battle 
    Notes 
    • 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.
    Person ID I105211  bgibbard
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2011 

    Father Capt. Thomas Elmes Matthews,   b. 1767,   d. 30 Aug 1819, Brougham, Ontario, ON, CAN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Mother Mary Rutan,   c. 11 Feb 1772, , Passaic, NJ, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1859, Brougham, Ontario, ON, CAN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Family ID F837  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Killed in battle - 1812 - Lundy's Lane, Niagara Falls, Niagara, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Unincorporated Place       : Municipality       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S2396] Matthews, The Matthews Family of Pickering, Matthews, Richard Dale Jr.


  

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