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Richard Thomas Mattingly

Breckinridge County, Kentucky, USA
Death 23 Jul 1918 (aged 76)
Cloverport, Breckinridge County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Cloverport, Breckinridge County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 55836527 · View Source
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Kentucky Death Records Certificate # 17183; full name, Richard T. Mattingly; date of death, July 22, 1918 (s/b July 23, 1918, based on his obituaries & U.S. Veterans Gravesites); place of death, Cloverport, Breckinridge Co., Ky; male; white; widowed; date of birth, May 4, 1842 (s/b April 04, 1842, based on his obituary & the U.S. Veterans Gravesites); age: 76 yrs., 2 mos., 19 ds.; birthplace, Breckinridge Co., Ky; occupation: farmer; name of father, Leo (s/b Benedict Ignatius) Mattingly, birthplace, Breckinridge Co., Ky; maiden name of mother, Eliza Monarch, birthplace, Marion Co., Ky; informant, Hillary Mattingly, Cloverport, Ky.The cause of death was as follows: Chronic nephritis; contributory: Uremia; duration, 3 ds. Buried, July 24, 1918, at Cloverport, Ky.

U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006.
Name: Richard T Mattingly
Birth Date: 4 Apr 1842
Death Date: 23 Jul 1918
Cemetery: Old St Rose Cemetery
Cemetery Address: Cloverport, KY 40111.

Forwarded by Phil Burch - Breckinridge News 7-24-1918:

Richard T. Mattingly One of Cloverport's Oldest Residents Died Tuesday Morning. Ten children Survive
Richard Thomas Mattingly, one of the oldest residents of this city died at his home in the East End at five O'clock Tuesday morning. His death was caused from Bright's disease, from which he had been a constant sufferer for the past year. Last Wednesday morning he had a chill and from that he gradually grew worse until the end. The funeral service was held from the St. Rose church, Wednesday morning, followed by the interment in the Catholic Cemetery . Rev. J. S. Henry said the last rites. Mr. Mattingly was the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Benedict Mattingly and was born and reared near Cloverport. He was 77 years old in April. Mr. Mattingly was twice married, his first wife having died a number of years ago and the last Mrs. Mattingly died in the spring of 1918. He is survived by ten children, all of whom are living in this place except two, Mrs. Dave Mattingly, of Tell City , and Willie Mattingly in Camp Zachary Taylor. The others are: Mrs. Ed. Gregory, Mrs. Eugene Smith, Misses Ivy, Katie and Lizzie Mattingly; Messrs Hilary, Leo and Alton Mattingly. Two brothers, J. C. Mattingly, of this city and Charlie Mattingly of Hardinsburg. One sister, Mrs. Rose Whitehouse of Balltown.

The Owensboro Messenger, Thursday, 7/25/1918; Page 2:

R. T. MATTINGLY DIES AT CLOVERPORT HOME - Cloverport, Ky., July 24 -- R. T. Mattingly, a well-known citizen of this city, died here yesterday. Death was due to senility. Mr. Mattingly was 76 years old and is survived by ten children. One son, William Mattingly, is now stationed at Camp Zachary Taylor.
From Dolores Bohn

12th KY Vol. Cav. Co. D Pvt.

Enlisted 9/5/1862, and was discharged on 8/23/1865.





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  • Added: 3 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 55836527
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Richard Thomas Mattingly (4 Apr 1842–23 Jul 1918), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55836527, citing Old Saint Rose Cemetery, Cloverport, Breckinridge County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by William Mattingly (contributor 47133065) .