Allen Jordan Wheeler Mathis

about 1775–2 February 1847 (Age 72)
Richmond, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Allen Jordan Wheeler

When Allen Jordan Wheeler Mathis was born about 1775, in Richmond, North Carolina, United States, his father, John Matthews Sr, was 35 and his mother, Delilah Olive Cain, was 29. He married Nancy Jane Rainwater McDonald in 1808, in Tippah, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Wolf Pit Township, Richmond, North Carolina, United States in 1830. He died on 2 February 1847, in Tippah, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Mathis Cemetery, Chalybeate, Tippah, Mississippi, United States.

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Family Time Line

Allen Jordan Wheeler Mathis
1775–1847
Nancy Jane Rainwater McDonald
1780–1869
Marriage: 1808
Wyatt Mathis
1809–1892
Mary Sara Mathis
1812–1873
John Travis Mathis
1820–1860
Nancy Mathis
1826–
Priscilla Mathis
1827–1860
Johannah Mathis
1810–1860
Sarah Mathis
1810–1880
John K Mathis
1813–
Martha E Mathis
1820–1900
Francis Asbury "Berry" Mathis
1825–1904
James McDonald Mathis
1828–1883
Jordan Wheeler Mathis
1829–1897

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1808
Tippah, Mississippi, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1776

Age 1

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 1

North Carolina is the 12th state.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 19

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch and French: from a variant of the personal name Mathias ( see Matthew ).2 English: patronymic from a pet form of Matthew .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jordon Matthews, "United States Census, 1810"
  • Jordan Matthews, "United States Census, 1830"
  • Jordon Matthews, "United States Census, 1840"

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