Mathew Campbell Gallaway II

Male13 June 1859–9 October 1940

Brief Life History of Mathew Campbell

When Mathew Campbell Gallaway II was born on 13 June 1859, in Aberdeen, Monroe, Mississippi, United States, his father, Levi Tristam Gallaway, was 24 and his mother, Sarah Elizabeth Blanchard, was 19. He married Mittie Lee Hunt on 13 October 1887, in McLennan, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Civil District 2, Shelby, Tennessee, United States in 1940. He died on 9 October 1940, in Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Forest Hill Cemetery Midtown, Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States.

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Mathew Campbell Gallaway II
Mittie Lee Hunt
Marriage: 13 October 1887
Levi Hunt Gallaway
Amour Wiley Gallaway
Patricia Blanchard Gallaway
Matthew Campbell Gallaway Jr

Sources (13)

  • Mathew C Gallaway, "United States Census, 1930"
  • M C Gallaway, "Texas, County Marriage Index, 1837-1977"
  • Mathew Campbell Galloway, "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 October 1887McLennan, Texas, United States
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)

    1862 · ""

    Age 3

    Find A Grave Memorials shows the earliest burial in this cemetery was in 1862. Price Thomas BIRTH 1862 DEATH 1862 (aged less–than 1 year) BURIAL Forest Hill Cemetery Midtown Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, USA PLOT Section 11 MEMORIAL ID 100328749


    Age 4

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 22

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish: variant of Galloway .

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

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