Susannah Matthews

1775–
North Carolina, British Colonial America

The Life of Susannah

When Susannah Matthews was born in 1775, in North Carolina, British Colonial America, her father, Anthony Mathews, was 58 and her mother, Anne Burton, was 44. She married Capt. James Alexander Patterson on 24 January 1783, in Henrico, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters.

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Capt. James Alexander Patterson
1755–1838
Susannah Matthews
1775–
Marriage: 24 January 1783
Elizabeth Patterson
1790–1859
David Patterson
1791–1857
Margaret Patterson
1794–
Julius Ambrose Patterson
1796–1872
Elizabeth "Betsey" Patterson
1796–
Wiley H Patterson
1800–1880

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 January 1783
Henrico, Virginia, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(14)

+9 More Children

World Events (1)

1775

Age 0

Many people believe that North Carolina was the first state to declare independence from England with the Mecklenburg Declaration of 1775.

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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