Caroline Mathew

10 February 1825–12 December 1907 (Age 82)
Mount Carmel, Clermont, Ohio, United States

The Life of Caroline

Caroline Mathew was born on 10 February 1825 as the daughter of William Mattews and Lydia Johnson. She married Alfred Jones on 1 August 1841, in Hamilton, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 12 December 1907, in Mount Carmel, Clermont, Ohio, United States, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Alfred Jones
Caroline Mathew
Marriage: 1 August 1841
Elmore Jones
Mary A. Jones
Lydia W. Jones
Oscar Jones
Amos Jones
Henrietta Carolina Jones

Spouse and Children

1 August 1841
Hamilton, Ohio, United States


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    William Mattews


    Lydia Johnson




World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 5

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 11

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 35

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and Indian (southern states): variant spelling of Matthew . It is found as a personal name among Christians in India, and in the U.S. is used as a family name among families from southern India.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Caroline Matthews in entry for Henrietta Coley, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Caroline Mathews, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Caroline Matthews in entry for Elmore J. Jones, "Florida Deaths, 1877-1939"

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