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Thomas Patterson Mather
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Birth: 1816
Northumberland, England
Death: Mar. 16, 1988
Ontario, Canada

PARENTS OF THOMAS PATTERSON MATHER:
Andrew Mather 1784 1865
Anna Jane Patterson 1787 1861

SIBLINGS:
Anne Mather 1811 1879
Samuel E. Mather 1812 1878
Jane Mather 1814
Sarah Eliza Mather 1818 1891
Andrew Mather 1821 1893
Margaret Mather 1821
Alice Mather 1826 1896
John William Mather 1828 1902
George Henry Mather 1831 1938

Spouse: Mary Denham (1812-)
Spouse Mary Ann 'Kate' Morgan (1823-1902)
Married 1841

Children:

Mary 'Jane' (1843-1913)new
Catherine (1845-)new
William Thomas (1848-1919)new
Samuel (1854-)new
Mary Ann (1855-1937)new
Margaret (1859-1890)new

OBITUARY from Ontario, Canada newspaper:
Thomas Mather, sr., died at his home at Mather's Corners, Otonabee, on Friday last, at the age of 71 years, and was buried on Monday at Keene cemetery. Deceased was born in the county of Northumberland, England, in the year 1816, and came to Canada in '32, settling in this county. In 1837 he took part in the rebellion, afterwards locating in Otonabee on the spot where he afterwards lived until his death, and which was named in his honor "Mather's Corners." Here he carried on the wagonmaking business until the year 1874, when he retired in favor of his sons. In early life he married a Miss Morgan, and seven children blessed their union, five of whom are still living. The two sons, W. T. and Samuel, conduct the business at the Corners; all the daughters are married, viz, Mrs. Comrie and Mrs. Cruickshank, who reside near the homestead, and Mrs. Diston, of Bowmanville. He was married a second time, to Mrs. Cruickshank. Deceased was one of the most thoroughly known and highly respected residents of the township. He was esteemed for his honest and upright life, his consistent character and his kind charity always ready to practically exemplify itself. He was a devout member of the Presbyterian church, and took a prominent part in church work.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Andrew Mather (1784 - 1865)
  Anna Jane Patterson Mather (1787 - 1861)
 
 Children:
  Mary Jane Mather Comrie (1843 - 1913)*
 
 Sibling:
  Samuel E. Mather (1812 - 1878)*
  Thomas Patterson Mather (1816 - 1988)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Upper Keene Cemetery
Keene
Peterborough County
Ontario, Canada
 
Created by: Lynda Duncan Miles
Record added: Nov 16, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80525777
Thomas Patterson Mather
Added by: Lynda Duncan Miles
 
Thomas Patterson Mather
Added by: Lynda Duncan Miles
 
Thomas Patterson Mather
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Rest in peace.Family
- Lynda Duncan Miles
 Added: Nov. 16, 2011
 
 
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