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Jewell MATTHEWS

Jewell MATTHEWS

Male 1886 - 1959  (73 years)

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  • Name Jewell MATTHEWS  [1
    Born 8 Feb 1886  [1
    Gender Male 
    Biography Notes * He was a headmaster
    * Later, he was a farmer in Leeton
    * He wrote poetry.
      [1
    Died 3 Sep 1959  Leeton NSW Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • He might have died in 1939 or 1979 - check this.
      He died on his farm at Leeton.
    Person ID I-9027  Christina and Donald McLean
    Last Modified 8 May 2018 

    Father George MATTHEWS,   b. Dec 1857, Goolwa SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Feb 1924, Mile End SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Relationship -499 
    Mother Ellen JEWELL,   b. 29 Oct 1860, Goolwa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1927, Mile End SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Relationship -499 
    Married 25 Jul 1882  Naracoorte SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • The wedding took place at the residence of Ellen's parents.
    Note George would have been 24 years old and Ellen was 21 years old.  
    Family ID F-499  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lydia DUTTON 
    Children 
     1. Nancy MATTHEWS  []
     2. Reuben James (Fred) JEWELL,   b. 6 Apr 1902, Lochaber SA Find all individuals with events at this location  []
    Last Modified 8 May 2018 14:10:59 
    Family ID F-2948  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    George Matthews & Ellen - family plaque placed in shearing shed at Bringalbert
    George Matthews & Ellen - family plaque placed in shearing shed at Bringalbert

  • Sources 
    1. [S-155] FS Reuben Matthews - ID 9059 - further evidence welcome, Reuben's notes are attached to this website.