When Elizabeth B. Matteson was born in 1783, in Shaftsbury, Bennington, Vermont, United States, her father, Henry Matteson, was 27 and her mother, Dinah Johnson, was 27. She married Crandall Hawley on 23 April 1801, in Shaftsbury, Bennington, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 6 March 1869, in Rome, Oneida, New York, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Wright Settlement Cemetery, Rome, Oneida, New York, United States.
Scottish and English (Lancashire and Northumberland): variant of Mattison 1. This form of the name is rare in Britain and Ireland.
Americanized form of Swedish Mattesson: patronymic from the personal name Mattes, an equivalent of Matthew . The surname Mattesson is very rare in Sweden.
Variant of Mattison 3, a surname of Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, or North German origin, a cognate of 2 above.
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