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Matthew Beardwood, Sr.
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Birth: Oct. 14, 1830
Lancashire, England
Death: Apr. 24, 1909
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

Obituary from The Philadelphia Inquirer, April 29, 1909, page 8


Well-known Retired Manufacturer Passes Away at 79

Matthew Beardwood, Sr., a retired manufacturer, died on Tuesday evening, in his 79th year, from cardiac disease, at his home 569 Jamestown avenue, Roxborough.

Mr. Beardwood was born in England, but came to this country when 22 years of age. He was at one time a prominent business man of Cape May City, N. J. He was a Past Master Mason of the Cape May Lodge and a member of Select Council. Later he joined his brother in the cloth finishing business in Philadelpha and was engaged in this line until his retirement. Four sons and three daughters survive him.

Interment will take place on Saturday at West Laurel Hill.
Family links: 
  Thomas Beardwood (1801 - 1858)
  Hannah Brindle Beardwood (1802 - 1851)
  Jane Mitchell Beardwood
  Thomas Beardwood (____ - 1882)*
  Matthew Beardwood (1830 - 1909)
  Jane Beardwood Peasgood (1838 - 1913)*
*Calculated relationship
West Laurel Hill Cemetery
Bala Cynwyd
Montgomery County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Moreland 46
Maintained by: L Wallien
Originally Created by: Tony & Cindy Lloyd
Record added: Oct 28, 2010
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Matthew Beardwood, Sr.
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