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Daniel Alexander Mathers
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Birth: Mar. 17, 1857
La Porte County
Indiana, USA
Death: Mar. 19, 1925
Lincoln County
Nebraska, USA

Daniel was the second child born to Josiah and Melinda (Cowgill) Mathers in LaPorte Co., IN. His family moved to Missouri and stayed with his maternal grandfather while his father fought during the civil war. The family then moved back to Indiana until 1870 when they moved to Cass Co., NE. In 1874 his father homesteaded in Kearney Co., NE. His mother died after moving to NE in 1874.

Daniel married Mary Estella Ragan on Oct. 8, 1881. The family moved to Lincoln Co., NE in 1910.
He was preceded in death by his father, 2 brothers and an infant sister, also a son, Charles, whom died in France during WWI.

Surviving him are his sons, Thomas, Grover, Martin, Michael and Clarence, his daughters, Mae, Agnes, Rose, Grace, and Ida.
His brothers, John, and Joe, jr. and sisters, Lucinda and Susan. 
 
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 Parents:
  Josiah Abner Mathers (1831 - 1910)
  Melinda Cowgill Mathers (1834 - 1874)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Estella Ragan Mathers (1862 - 1954)
 
 Children:
  Thomas Joachim Mathers (1883 - 1950)*
  Mae Melinda Mathers McCroden (1885 - 1951)*
  Agnes Dora Mathers Hollenbeck (1886 - 1981)*
  Rosalie Ann Mathers (1888 - 1983)*
  Ida Harriett Cecelia Mathers Lilly (1891 - 1927)*
  Martin Daniel Mathers (1895 - 1975)*
  Michael Joseph Mathers (1897 - 1975)*
  Charles W Mathers (1899 - 1918)*
  Clarence John Mathers (1902 - 1973)*
 
 Siblings:
  John P. Mathers (1854 - 1905)*
  Daniel Alexander Mathers (1857 - 1925)
  Lucinda Myrtle Mathers Conyers-Pritchard-Madsen (1859 - 1941)*
  Henry Mathers (1865 - 1884)*
  Josiah Abner Mathers (1869 - 1937)*
  Susan Mathers Thomas (1871 - 1952)*
  C. Mathers (1874 - 1874)*
  Fannie Mathers (1876 - 1879)**
  Riley Abner Mathers (1878 - 1932)**
  George Nolton Mathers (1880 - 1946)**
  Elizabeth M. Mathers Pritchard (1882 - 1947)**
  Jennie Mathers Schaub (1884 - 1964)**
  Lydia P. Mathers Podewitz (1886 - 1968)**
  Martha Maggie R. Mathers Torske (1888 - 1928)**
  Rachel Ina Mathers Dunkelberger Conyers (1893 - 1967)**
  Harry Ira Mathers (1895 - 1984)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
North Platte Cemetery
North Platte
Lincoln County
Nebraska, USA
 
Created by: Rose Marie Brown
Record added: Mar 31, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18700409
Daniel Alexander Mathers
Added by: Marilyn Walker
 
Daniel Alexander Mathers
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