|Death: ||May 6, 1864|
Father: James "Peter" Matthews
Mother: Elizabeth Dabney Allen
Edward enlisted as a Private on 3 Jun 1861 into Company A, 45th Infantry Regiment, N.C.
He enlisted as a 2nd Lieutenant on 3 Jun 1861 Company L, 21st Infantry Regiment, N.C.
Promoted to full 2nd Lieutenant on 27 Apr 1862.
He enlisted on 1 Dec 1863, Company A, 45th Infantry Regiment, N.C.
Dropped from rolls Company L, 21st Infantry Regiment, N.C. on 15 Jan 1863.
Killed on 5 May 1864 at Wilderness, Va.
Elizabeth Dalton Matthews (1830 - 1906)
Eliza Allen Matthews Simpson (1847 - 1918)*
Mary J Matthews Seymour (1851 - 1933)*
James Wirt Mathews (1853 - 1935)*
In Memory of Edward M. Matthews
2nd Lieut Co A 45 NC Regt
Confederate States Army
1828 - 1864
Killed at Wilderness VA
North Carolina, USA
Maintained by: deegraver
Originally Created by: Steve Harrison
Record added: Apr 28, 2009
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