Matthews, Richard
B: Abt 1847
D:
M: 04 May 1869, Harriet Clow
b. 24 Jan 1847 dau of Samuel Clow and Jane Irwin Threadgill.

FN: William Matthews
MN: Elizabeth Burgoyne

Children of Richard Matthews and Harriet Clow:

Edward Matthews
B: ca 1868, English Church, Lot 10-K

Elizabeth Matthews
B: ca 1870, New Brunswick, English Church, Lot 10-K

Lottie (Lettie or maybe Charlotte) Tailor Matthews
B: ca 1871,English Church, Lot 10-K

Eliza Ann Matthews
B: ca 1873, New Brunswick, English Church, Lot 10-K

Alice Matthews (aka Alspit)
B: ca 1875, New Brunswick, English Church, Lot 10-K

Lilla, Lillian (or Lily Ada) Matthews
B: ca 1877, English Church, Lot 10-K
D:
M: Bartholomew Shaw (Bert or Bart)
(Brother to Amos who married Celia Matthews.

Ethel (Ethal) Blance Matthews
B: ca 1879, English Church, Lot 10-K

Bedford Matthews
B: ca 1881, Prince Edward Island, English Church, Lot 10-K
moved to Springhill, Nova Scotia around 1903.
D: 25 Aug 1942
M: 09 Jul 1903, Jessie Lorimer b. 15 Jul 1884 d. 03 Jan 1957

Josiah Matthews
B: ca 1883, English Church, Lot 10-K

Chester Matthews
B: ca 1886, English Church, Lot 10-K

Celie Matthews (aka Cilia)
B: ca 1892, English Church, Lot 10-K
D:
M: Jul 1910, Augustus Amos Shaw (aka Gus)
(Brother to Bart who married Lillian Matthews.)


Sources:

Shawna Matthews - After Richard and Harriet married they lived in P.E.I. for a while and left to go somewhere in New Brunswick. They then returned to P.E.I. and few years later and ended up living on lot 10-k. Richard was born and brought up on lot 31.

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1881 Canadian Census Household Record:

Census Place Lot 26, Prince, Prince Edward Island
Family History Library Film 1375798
NA Film Number C-13162
District 1, Sub-district V, Page Number 29, Household Number 106

Name Marital Status Gender Ethnic Origin Age Birthplace Occupation Religion

Richard MATHEWS M Male English 32 Prince Edward Island Laborer Church of England

Harriet MATHEWS M Female English 32 Prince Edward Island Church of England

Elizabeth J. MATHEWS Female English 9 New Brunswick Church of England

Edward MATHEWS Male English 12 Prince Edward Island Church of England

Lettie Tailor MATHEWS Female English 8 New Brunswick Church of England

Eliza Ann MATHEWS Female English 6 New Brunswick Church of England

Alspit MATHEWS Female English 5 New Brunswick Church of England

Lilla Ada MATHEWS Female English 3 Prince Edward Island Church of England

Ethel Blanche MATHEWS Female English 1 Prince Edward Island Church of England