Lytton Young Mathews

4 July 1884–11 March 1943 (Age 58)
Providence, Cache, Utah, United States

The Life of Lytton Young

When Lytton Young Mathews was born on 4 July 1884, in Providence, Cache, Utah, United States, his father, Hopkin John Matthews, was 25 and his mother, Charlotte Adaline Robbins, was 27. He married Jerusha Layne on 8 March 1905, in Cardston, Alberta, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Alta, Teton, Wyoming, United States in 1930 and Election District 5, Teton, Wyoming, United States for about 5 years. He died on 11 March 1943, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Providence, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lytton Young Mathews
Jerusha Layne
Marriage: 8 March 1905
Eldon Layne Mathews
Lytton Doyle Mathews
Joyce Mathews

Spouse and Children

8 March 1905
Cardston, Alberta, Canada


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)


Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1896 · Utah becomes a state

Age 12

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 16

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Mathew ; a variant spelling of Matthews . In the U.S., this form has absorbed some European cognates such as German Matthäus.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Lytton Y Mathews, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Leytton Y. Mathews in household of Hopkins J. Mathews, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lytton Y Mathews, "United States Census, 1930"

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