August Mathews

about 1891–
Utah, United States

The Life of August

August Mathews was born about 1891, in Utah, United States as the son of Thomas Mathews and Mary Levina Gibson. He married Ivy Morris on 12 July 1925, in Jackson, Missouri, United States. He lived in Muskogee, Muskogee, Oklahoma, United States in 1930.

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Family Time Line

August Mathews
1891–
Ivy Morris
1891–
Marriage: 12 July 1925

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 July 1925
Jackson, Missouri, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1896 · Utah Becomes a State

Age 5

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition. This condition was that the new state rewrite their constitution to say that all forms of polygamy were banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1922 · Timpanogos Cave National Monument

Age 31

Timpanogos Cave National Monument is a United States National Monument protecting the Timpanogos Cave Historic District and a cave system on Mount Timpanogos. There are three caves in the cave system, one of which is specifically called Timpanogos Cave but the caves are only viewable on guided tours when the monument is open.

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 (1)

  • August Matthews, "United States Census, 1930"

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