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 Charles R. Matheny

Charles R. Matheny

Birth
Death 10 Oct 1839 (aged 53)
Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Burial Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Plot Block 10, 113
Memorial ID 20654 · View Source
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Matheny was a licensed Methodist preacher in Kentucky & came to the Illinois Territory as a missionary. He then studied law, was admitted to the bar & served in the Third Territorial & the Second State Legislature. After moving to Springfield, he was appointed the first County Clerk, an office he held for the next 18 years.



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  • Added: 2 Mar 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 20654
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Charles R. Matheny (6 Mar 1786–10 Oct 1839), Find A Grave Memorial no. 20654, citing Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .