|Birth: ||Sep. 3, 1843|
|Death: ||Sep., 1918, USA|
George was the son of Ebenezer Matthews and Fidelia Colton. He married Mary Jane Landphere in 1864.
George served as a Private in the Civil War in Company K, 52nd Ohio Volunteer Infantry from July 21 to October 28, 1862. He was discharged from Louisville, Kentucky, after being wounded in the vicinity.
He worked as a Postmaster in Paw Paw, Michigan; Beaver Centre, Pennsylvania; and Sioux Falls, South Dakota. He also operated stores in Paw Paw and Sioux Falls. He later ran a newspaper called the Paw Paw Courier.
Mary Jane Landphere Matthews (1842 - 1903)*
Clara Lillian Matthews Gordon (1865 - 1949)*
Josephine Matthews Sturtevant (1885 - 1965)*
Created by: Jimmy Sweet
Record added: Oct 24, 2009
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