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Elizabeth Baker Matthews
Birth: Feb. 24, 1841
Richland County
Ohio, USA
Death: Mar. 13, 1919
Appanoose County
Iowa, USA

Elizabeth (Baker) Matthews was a daughter of Henry Baker, Sr., 1804-1873, of Richland County, Ohio. Married to John Hamilton Matthews on February 2, 1862 in Richland County, the couple migrated to southeast Iowa with their children in the 1870s. Of their 9 children, 6 grew to adulthood. When Elizabeth died in 1919, her son, John Hamilton Wade Matthews, and grandson, Charles Lavern Allum, took her body by train from Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa to Brighton, Washington County, Iowa for burial in Hillcrest Cemetery. Original vintage photo of Elizabeth owned by D. A. Granston. To see a photo of Elizabeth's gravestone, see "John Hamilton Matthews." 
Family links: 
  Henry Baker (1804 - 1873)
  John Hamilton Matthews (1837 - 1886)*
  Samantha J. Baker Bitner (1834 - 1893)*
  Hiram Baker (1837 - 1902)*
  Elizabeth Baker Matthews (1841 - 1919)
  Louisa Baker Mathews (1844 - 1933)*
  Delilah Baker Stevick (1847 - 1937)*
  Ellen Baker Goodell (1851 - 1932)*
  Henry Baker (1853 - 1920)*
*Calculated relationship
Hillcrest Cemetery
Washington County
Iowa, USA
Created by: DeeAnna Allum Granston
Record added: Jan 17, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24006331
Elizabeth <i>Baker</i> Matthews
Added by: DeeAnna Allum Granston
Elizabeth <i>Baker</i> Matthews
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