|Birth: ||Sep. 15, 1857, Canada|
|Death: ||Dec. 15, 1878|
Per Butte County Death Records,
1872-1904, on file in the Recorder's Office, Oroville, California:
Born: September 15, 1857; Died December 25, 1878.
Record also includes poem as shown above.
by Adriana Farley and Marilyn Corley
East side of bas-relief marker inscribed:
elaborate bas-relief rose and
lily carved into white marble above
name bottom of marker inscribed
"W.K. Bradley, Chico".
West side of marker inscribed:
WILLIAM & ANNE MARIA MATHESON
Born in Canada,
Sept, 15, 1857
Died Dec. 25, 1878
He was dutiful son and
our love for him was
great but cound not keep him here
the Lord gave and the Lord hath taken away blessed be the name of the Lord".
White marble marker,
41 x 25 x 2" (broken),
set on 29 x 13 x 9"
granite base marker repaired
by Arlan E. Hudson of Durham Cemetery Preservation Association.
Supported by 2 1/2 x 1 x 2'
gray granite base footstone:
Maintained by: Adriana
Originally Created by: Laural N. D.
Record added: Apr 14, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26013598