The John Robert Matthews Family

submitted by Joyce Ann Matthews

John Robert Matthews born 1857 in Jackson County, Al he married Mary Elizabeth Morris their children are: Joseph Matthews, Martha Matthews, Wiley Matthews & George Walker Matthews.

George Walker Matthews born April 11, 1885 in Princeton, AL, died August 10, 1933 and he married Martha Susan Sisk born October 23, 1889 in Princeton, AL died March 20, 1970 in Winchester, TN, they were married February 23, 1904 in Huntland, TN. their children are:

(1). Lela Estell b. May 16, 1906 in Trenton, AL d. May 19, 1967 married Milton Norman their children are: Milton Jr, Aubrey & Raymond.

(2). Ethel Isabell b. June 8,1908 in Trenton, AL d. 1970 married Clarence Reed their children are: Walker, Donald & Caroline.

(3). Charlie Gordon b. Jan 15, 1911 in Whitney, TX d. Mar 23, 2001 in Winchester, TN married Mildred Selene Whitaker b. April 8, 1922 in Jan 1952 their children are: Marilyn & Stanley

(4). Leonard Walker b. May 16, 1913 in Monkstown, TX d. July 29, 1985 married Lou Jean Moore Feb. 15, 1941 their children are: Gail, Gay Nell, Cheryl Jean, Terry, David, Gilbert, Michael, Anna Ruth, Junia, Benjamin, & Mary Jane.

(5). Lorene Bulah b. June 7, 1915 in Boswell, AL d.? married Rollie Solberg their child Esaline died in her teens.

(6). George Fred b. Dec 20, 1917 d. Nov 1918.

(7). Nancy Pauline b. July 2, 1920 in Swain, AL d. 1970 Winchester, TN married Vance Crabtree Mar 2, 1940. Their children are: Patricia, Paulette, Vanice & Kay.

(8). Martha Josephine b. Aug 13, 1922 in New Market, AL d.? in Al. married Jack Denson their children are: Kenneth, Ronald & Wanda.

(9). Othiel Claude b. Sept 1, 1924 in Huntsville, AL. d. April 7, 1986 in Winchester, TN married Madge Marie Clark (b. April 17, 1925 in Farris Chapel, TN d. June 3, 2000 in Lexington, KY) on Feb 7, 1940 their children are: Sandra Fay, Gerald Othiel, Joyce Ann, Carol Shalayne, Donna Claudette, Pamela Lorriane, Deborah Candice, Janet Lee.

(10). Mildred Inez b. Oct 2, 1926 in Huntsville, AL d.2000 in Winchester, TN. married Samuel Garner on March 7, 1944. Their children are: Larry, Steven, Karen & Susan.

(11). Carl Robert b. May 2, 1932 in Hazel Green, AL married Shirley Laliberty Jan 28, 1955 their children are: Dana Carl, Cheri Dawn & Brett David ( Brett died in teens).


Joyce Ann Matthews