|Birth: ||Mar. 4, 1816|
|Death: ||Sep. 16, 1895|
John Wilson Mathena and his wife, Mary Havens, raised 12 children in a two-room home that he built in the 1860's. He farmed about 100 acres.
The daughter of Howard Havens and Dicey King, Mary married John Wilson on 12 September 1835 in Tazewell, Virginia.
Their children were Lewis James, Martha Jane, Howard Jackson, William Thomas, Floyd Witten, John (Henry) Ballard, Alexander, George Washington, Margaret A., Stephen Paris, Polly Ann, and Fannie Mathena.
The Mathena Family Cemetery is located on a hill behind the site of the old homeplace.
Lewis James Mathena (1836 - 1927)*
Margaret Ann Mathena Nash (1852 - 1928)*
Created by: Shiver
Record added: Jul 22, 2004
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