Joseph Lazarus Matthews

Male 1809 - 1886  (77 years)


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  • Name Joseph Lazarus Matthews 
    Born 29 Jan 1809  ,Johnston, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 1843 
    Died 14 May 1886  Matthewsville, Graham, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 16 May 1886  Matthewsville, Graham, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Initiatory (LDS) 12122  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I120931  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 13 Nov 2013 

    Father Joseph Lazarus Matthews 
    Mother Delia Howard 
    Family ID F33241  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Rhoda Carroll,   b. 6 Apr 1817, , Johnston, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1896, Pima, Graham, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 14 Jul 1832 
    Sealed S (LDS) 27 Feb 1851  EHOUS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mahala Ann Matthews,   b. 30 Apr 1833, Neshoba, Neshoba, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1916, Santaquin, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     2. Julia Antoinette Matthews,   b. 18 Sep 1836, , Noxubee, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1913, Saint George, Washington, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F25489  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Boss,   b. 13 Jan 1831, Lexington, Davidson, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1920, Glenbar, Graham, AZ, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 22 Feb 1848  Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, IA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 22 Feb 1848 
    Children 
     1. Joseph Lazarus Matthews,   b. 11 Jun 1850, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. David Henry Matthews,   b. 28 Dec 1851, San Bernardino, San Bernardino, CA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Solomon Franklin Matthews,   b. 23 Feb 1854
     4. Ella Olive Matthews,   b. 11 Feb 1856, San Bernardino, San Bernardino, CA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. William T. Matthews,   b. 9 Sep 1857, San Bernardino, San Bernardino, CA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Rhoda Jane Matthews,   b. 3 Nov 1858, Parowan, Iron, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. John Daniel Matthews,   b. 27 Apr 1861, Spring Creek, Utah, UT, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Charles Amasa Matthews,   b. 2 Aug 1863, Spring Creek, Utah, UT, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F33239  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Martha Jane Potter,   b. 12 Jun 1848, , Davis, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1925, Cold Springs, Kiowa, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 22 Jul 1865  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Polly Ann Matthews,   b. 1869, Santaquiin, Utah, UT, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Simon Carroll Matthews,   b. 31 Jul 1870, Santaquiin, Utah, UT, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Jacob Eugene Matthews,   b. 5 Apr 1884, Matthewsville, Graham, AZ, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Martha Elizabeth Matthews,   b. 1890, Matthewville, Graham, AZ, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F33240  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Jul 1865 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Family Group Record by Nauvoo Land & Records

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      70's Record, H. Black, p 477
      Early 70s and High Priests Index, LDS Archives, p 92
      Members LDS, 1830-1848 Susan Easton Black, Vol 29 pp 680-684

      HISTORIES:
      Comprehehsive History of the Church, B H Roberts, Vol 3, pp 97, 149, 164, 189, 206, 270, 349, 495
      LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, Andrew Jenson, 1951, Vol 4, p 713
      Nauvoo Journal, Spring 1999, Vol 11 # 1, p 126; Fall 1997, Vol 9 # 2, p 57
      Our Pioneer Heritage, DUP 1963, Vol 4 p 446; Vol 9 pp 87, 89, 90, 513
      Treasures of Pioneer History, Kate Carter, Vol 5 p 321

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Pioneers of 1847, 1 page
      Nauvoo Data Bank, 3 pages
      Heathrobs of the West, 1 page
      Internet Research:
      rootsweb.com: World Connect, 1 page
      lds.org: Church History, Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 14 pages