Falba Caroline Matthews

16 May 1822–2 January 1897 (Age 74)
Randolph, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Falba Caroline

When Falba Caroline Matthews was born on 16 May 1822, in Randolph, North Carolina, United States, her father, Daniel Ezekal Matthews, was 32 and her mother, Elizabeth Craven, was 30. She married Pleasant Frazier on 19 November 1839, in Randolph, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in North Carolina, United States in 1870. She died on 2 January 1897, in Randolph, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Randolph, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Pleasant Frazier
1815–1880
Falba Caroline Matthews
1822–1897
Marriage: 19 November 1839
Elizabeth Jane Frazier
1841–1900
Nancy Louisa Frazier
1842–1864
George M Dallas Frazier
1843–1922
Josiah Anderson Frazier
1845–1915
William Jasper Frazier
1847–
David Newton Frazier
1850–1932
Calvin G Frazier
1852–1926
Sarah Lilly Frazier
1855–1935
Lucinda Caroline Frazier
1857–1930
Rachel Frazier
1859–
Fannie Isabelle Frazier
1860–1937
Henry C. Frazier
1860–1877
Thomas Pleasant Frazier
1861–1952

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 November 1839
Randolph, North Carolina, United States
children

(13)

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Daniel Ezekal Matthews

    Male1790–1860Male

    Female1792–Female

siblings

(5)

    Ruth L. Matthews

    Female1814–Female

    Female1822–1897Female

    Hetty Matthews

    Female1828–Female

    Sophia Matthews

    Female1835–Female

    Martha Matthews

    Female1844–Female

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 3

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1830 · Trail of Tears

Age 8

In the 1830's, President Jackson called for all the Native Americans to be forced off their own land. As the Cherokee were forced out of North Carolina many of them hid in the mountains of North Carolina.
1846

Age 24

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Matthew . In North America, this form has assimilated numerous vernacular derivatives in other languages of Latin Mat(t)hias and Matthaeus.2 Irish (Ulster and County Louth): used as an Americanized form of McMahon .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Caroline Frazier in household of Pleasant Frazier, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Caroline Frazier in household of Pleasant Frazier, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Falba C Frazier in household of Pleasant Frazier, "United States Census, 1870"

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