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James Browning Matthews
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Birth: Nov. 7, 1870
Death: Jul. 12, 1923

J.B. MATTHEWS DIES THURSDAY AT CHAPPELL HILL

J. B. Matthews of Chappell Hill, aged fifty-two years, died at his home at that place at four o'clock, Thursday morning, after a lingering illness having been in bad health a long time. Funeral services were held Thursday afternoon and interment was made in the Chappell Hill Cemetery.

Decedent was born and reared in Washington County, and spent practically his entire life in the Chappell Hill community, where he had numerous friends who will deeply mourn his death. He leaves a widow, Mrs. Dora Matthews; several children; and a brother, D. H. Matthews. For some time he had been the capable and efficient manager of the Riverside Plantation.

A number of friends from Brenham went to Chappell Hill to attend the obsequies.

Brenham Daily Banner Press
July 12, 1923
Thursday
Front Page 
 
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 Parents:
  James Fiske Matthews (1840 - 1881)
  Martha Walker Browning Matthews (1848 - 1906)
 
 Spouse:
  Dora Lillian Foster Matthews (1881 - 1976)*
 
 Children:
  Nannie Gilmer Matthews Dethloff (1901 - 1981)*
  Mattie Walker Matthews Frank Long (1904 - 1994)*
  James Browning Matthews (1908 - 2003)*
  Dorothy Lillian Matthews Hahn Hannum (1911 - 1997)*
  Dan Owen Matthews (1914 - 1984)*
  William Campbell Matthews (1918 - 2011)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Elizabeth Matthews Raysor (1868 - 1941)*
  James Browning Matthews (1870 - 1923)
  Daniel Harvie Matthews (1873 - 1954)*
  Will W Matthews (1874 - 1918)*
  Ettie Matthews Martin (1877 - 1958)*
  Mattie Lynn Matthews (1880 - 1886)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
J B MATTHEWS
 
Burial:
Atkinson Cemetery
Chappell Hill
Washington County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: shirley weidler
Record added: Jul 17, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6612578
James Browning Matthews
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James Browning Matthews
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James Browning Matthews
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