Andrew Jackson Matthews

1817–1887 (Age 70)
York, York, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Andrew Jackson

Andrew Jackson Matthews was born in 1817, in York, York, South Carolina, United States as the son of Samuel Matthews. He married Catherine A Warren in 1849. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in York, South Carolina, United States for about 10 years and Kings, Greenville, South Carolina, United States in 1880. He died in 1887, in York, York, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Clover, York, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Jackson Matthews
1817–1887
Catherine A Warren
1829–1899
Marriage: 1849
James S Matthews
1850–1862
William Martin Matthews
1851–1927
Richard Andrew Matthews
1853–1917
Margaret A Matthews
1855–
Mary Elizabeth Matthews
1856–1912
David Augustus Matthews Sr.
1859–1914
Joseph Lee Matthews
1861–1941
John W Matthews
1864–
Tillman Gaines Matthews
1869–1911

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1849
children

(9)

    James S Matthews

    Male1850–1862Male

    William Martin Matthews

    Male1851–1927Male

    Richard Andrew Matthews

    Male1853–1917Male

    Margaret A Matthews

    Female1855–Female

    Mary Elizabeth Matthews

    Female1856–1912Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 2

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1822 · Slave Rebellion

Age 5

"On June 16, 1822, Denmark Vesey a free and self-educated African American leads a slave rebellion called ""the rising."" The interesting thing about this rebellion is that it does not really happen. The only thing the judges have to go on is the testimony of people that witness it."
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 19

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

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)

  • Andrew J Matthews, "United States Census, 1850"
  • A J Matthews, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Andrew Matthews, "United States Census, 1870"

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