- Birth*: David Matthew was born on 11 June 1832 at Dunnichen, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland.1
- He was the son of Charles Matthew and Mary Cable.
- (Groom) Marriage*: David Matthew married Agnes Wallace Fyffe, daughter of James Fiffe and Margaret Leslie, on 9 June 1855 at Dunnichen, Forfarshire, Scotland.2
- (Deceased) Death*: David Matthew died on 15 August 1913 at 26 Fergus Square, Arbroath, Forfarshire, Scotland, at age 81 cert held; 1913 deaths in the district of Arbroath in the county of Farfar; David Matthew factory overseer married to Agnes Fyfe, 1913 Agust fifteenth 10h 0m pm 26 Fergus Square Arbroath, m, 81 years, Charles Matthew yarn bleacher (dec) Mary Matthew ms Cables (dec), senile decay as cert by Andrew Baxter LRCS, David Matthew son present.
Frederick James Matthew b. 10 Nov 1855
Catherine Ann Matthew b. 20 Apr 1858
James Matthew3 b. s 1859
Agnes Gordon Matthew b. 13 Mar 1861
David Alexander Matthew b. 28 Dec 1862
Andrew Earnest Matthew b. 15 Sep 1865
Margaret Lesslie Matthew b. 16 Jul 1867
Joseph Sweetlove Matthew b. 24 Aug 1869
William Henderson Matthew b. 13 Jul 1871
James Fyffe Matthew b. 30 Oct 1873