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Absalom Jackson "Jack" MATTHEWS

Absalom Jackson "Jack" MATTHEWS

Male Cal 1834 - 1909  (75 years)

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  • Sources 
    1. [S1011] Biographical and Historical Record of Clarke County, Iowa containing portraits of all the presidents of the United States from Washington to Cleveland, with accompanying biographies of each, a condensed history of the state of Iowa, portraits and biographies of the governors of the territory and state, engravings of prominent citizens in Clarke County, with personal histories of many of the leading families, and a concise history of Clarke County and its cities and villages, (Chicago : Lewis Pub. Co., 1886), p. 326. 
      Evidence Analysis: SECONDARY information

    2. [S700] 1850 U.S. census, Washington County, Illinois, population schedule, District #20, p. 259 (penned), p. 130A (stamped), dwelling 461, family 461, Charnal Mathews household; digital image, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 10 June 2005); citing National Archives microfilm publication M432, roll 131. 
      Evidence Analysis: SECONDARY information

    3. [S1132] "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths 1916-1947," database with restricted images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/1438856 : accessed 8 September 2021), FHL digital folder 4005415 > image 1908 of 2552 (access to this digital image is restricted to a Family History Center or affiliate library); certificate image, Sarah Jane McCoy, 8 Jun 1946, cert. #25487 (stamped); citing Public Board of Health, Archives, Springfield. 
      Evidence Analysis: an ORIGINAL source with SECONDARY information providing DIRECT evidence

    4. [S1160] 1840 U.S. census, Washington County, Illinois, no township, p. 238 (stamped), line 22, Charnal Matthews household; digital image, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 2 November 2014); citing National Archives microfilm publication M704, roll 72. 
      Evidence Analysis: PRIMARY information

    5. [S700] 1850 U.S. census, Washington County, Illinois, population schedule, District #20, p. 259 (penned), p. 130A (stamped), dwelling 461, family 461, Charnal Mathews household; digital image, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 10 June 2005); citing National Archives microfilm publication M432, roll 131. 
      Evidence Analysis: PRIMARY information

    6. [S895] "Illinois Civil War Muster and Descriptive Rolls Database," database, Illinois State Archives, Springfield (http://www.ilsos.gov/isaveterans/civilmustersrch.jsp : accessed 25 April 2021), entry for "MATHUS, A. John". 
      Evidence Analysis: SECONDARY information

    7. [S1564] "United States Veterans Administration Pension Payment Cards, 1907-1933," database with images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/1832324 : accessed 13 November 2022), Absalom J Matthews, Army Invalid, cert. #227,933, Pvt, Cos A and D, 110th Ill. Vol. Inf.; Matt, Alexander - Matthews, Frederick E. (FHL digital folder 4694339) > image 387-388 of 653; citing NARA microfilm publication M850 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.). 
      Evidence Analysis: PRIMARY information

    8. [S1564] "United States Veterans Administration Pension Payment Cards, 1907-1933," database with images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/1832324 : accessed 13 November 2022), Absalom J Matthews, Army Invalid, cert. #227,933, Pvt, Cos A and D, 110th Ill. Vol. Inf.; Matt, Alexander - Matthews, Frederick E. (FHL digital folder 4694339) > image 387-388 of 653; citing NARA microfilm publication M850 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.). 
      Evidence Analysis: SECONDARY information

    9. [S526] Masonic Cemetery (Nashville, Washington County, Illinois; LAT/LON 38.33226N, -89.38285W; located in Nashville, Illinois; from the center of town on Rt. 15, take Rt. 127 south, approx. .8 mi to Masonic Rd., then turn right onto Masonic Rd., and the cemetery is on the right [north] side), Absalom J. Matthews marker, block 10, row 6, lat. Q; personally read and photographed, 6 August 2016. 
      Evidence Analysis: PRIMARY information

    10. [S1027] 1830 U.S. census, Bond County, Illinois, p. 216 (penned), line 28, Charnel Matthews household; digital image, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 9 August 2010); citing National Archives microfilm publication M19, roll 25. Marriage date is estimated as 1823 since the 1830 census for Charnal shows that his oldest child was between 5 and 10 years old.. 
      Evidence Analysis: SECONDARY information

    11. [S1190] Washington County, Illinois, "Marriage Register," Book A, p. 45, line 16 (8 Dec 1855), Matthews-Jones; Washington County Clerk's Office, Nashville, Illinois. 
      Evidence Analysis: PRIMARY information

    12. [S1097] Kay Jetton and Elda Jones, compilers, Washington County, Illinois marriage records 1831-1869, (Marissa, Illinois : Marissa Historical and Genealogical Socity, 2007), p. 43. 
      Evidence Analysis: SECONDARY information



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