Richard T. Matson

Male 1855 - 1897  (41 years)


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  • Name Richard T. Matson  [1, 2
    Born 21 Sep 1855  Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Died 9 Jun 1897  [3, 5, 6
    Buried Hubbard, Hill, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Fairview Cemetery
    Person ID I7887  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 

    Father James Vardeman Matson,   b. Abt 1824, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1895  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Mother Mary E. Catherine Lincecum,   b. Between 1825 and 1826, Cotton Gin Port, Monroe, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1905  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Married 4 Oct 1848  Washington, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F2781  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary,   b. Abt 1861, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Sallie Matson,   b. Abt 1878, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. James V. Matson,   b. Dec 1879, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Emma Matson  [natural]
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F2777  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Sep 1855 - Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Hubbard, Hill, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Dallas Morning News (Texas) - pg 6
      10 June 1897
      MORTUARY
      MATSON -- Hillsboro, Hill Co., Tex., June 9. R. T. Matson, a prominent farmer and stockman of this county, died at his residence three miles west of here, to-day. He was 45 years old.

      Dallas Morning News (Texas) - pg 4
      13 June 1897
      MORTUARY
      MATSON -- Hubbard City, Tex., June 11 -- Mr. R. T. Matson, who died at his home three miles east of Hillsboro Wednesday, the 9th instant, was buried here to-day. Rev. C. Smith conducted the funeral services.

  • Sources 
    1. [S294] Tombstone Transcription.

    2. [S503] author unknown, A Memorial and Biographical History of Johnson and Hill Counties, Texas, Pgs 593 & 594.
      Biographical sketch of Colonel J. V. Matson

    3. [S522] Love, D., FindAGrave, Fairview Cemetery at Hubbard, Hill County, Texas; Memorial #11235577.

    4. [S525] 1880 U.S. Census, Texas, Washington, Dist No. 11, Population Schedule; Online Images, Precint No. 4; ED #148; Pg. No. 19; Dwelling 175; Family 182.
      R. T. Matson (father b. MO, mother b. Miss.) household with Mary, Sallie, and James V.

    5. [S523] ?, “Mortuary: Matson” (online archive).
      "Mr. R. T. Matson,...died at his home...the 9th instant..."

    6. [S524] ?, “Mortuary: Matson” (online archive).
      "...June 9. R. T. Matson,...died...to-day."