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Thomas Matthew

M, #5921, b. 3 August 1855
  • Birth*: Thomas Matthew was born on 3 August 1855 at Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland; LDS.
  • He was the son of Thomas Matthew and Elizabeth Ramsay.
  • (Groom) Marriage*: Thomas Matthew married Mary Jane Paterson, daughter of John Paterson and Mary Findlay, on 24 June 1878 at 152 High Street, Lochee, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1878 on the 21st day of June at 152 High Street Lochee after banns according to the forms of the Church of Scotland Thomas Matthew machine-fitter bachelor, 22, 1 Taylor Street Lochee, fath Thomas Matthew blacksmith journeyman, moth Elizabeth Matthew ms Ramsay, Mary Jane Paterson (her mark) powerloom weaver spinster, wit P Macleod, Henry Paterson, 20, 152 High Street Lochee, fath John Paterson joiners labourer, moth Mary Paterson ms Findlay, signed P Macleod minister of St Lukes, wit John Matthew, Margaret Law, reg 1878 June 24th at Lochee David Neish resistrar.1
  • (Spouse) Death: His spouse Mary Jane Paterson died on 2 November 1937 at 5 Sinclair Street, Lochee, Forfarshire, Scotland; Mary Jane Matthew widow of Thomas Matthew mechanic 1937 November 2nd 11h 30m am 5 Sinclair Street Lochee, f, 80 years, fath John Paterson engine attendant (dec), moth Mary Paterson ms Findlay (dec), carcinoma of intestine 3 months 2 days carcinoma bladder as cert by William Donald MBChB, inf Tho R Matthew son 259 Blackness Road Dundee, reg 1937 November 2nd at Lochee John R Nicoll registrar.2

Census Events

Head of Household3 April 1881He was listed as head of household along with spouse Mary Jane Paterson in the 1881 census at 57 Mid Street, Liff & Benvie, Forfarshire, Scotland. Thomas Mathew, head, machine fitter, mar, 25, Lochee: Mary J Mathew, wife, mar, 23, Montrose; also in the household were Thomas Ramsay Matthew.3
Head of Household5 April 1891He was listed as head of household along with spouse Mary Jane Paterson in the 1891 census at 53 Mid Street, Lochee, Forfarshire, Scotland. Thomas Matthew, head, mar, 35, machine fitter jute spinning, employed, Lochee; Mary J P Matthew, wife, mar, 33, Montrose; also in the household were Thomas Ramsay Matthew, John Paterson Matthew, James Paterson Matthew, Robert Rollo Matthew and Elizabeth R Matthew.4,5
Head of Household31 March 1901He was listed as head of household along with spouse Mary Jane Paterson in the 1901 census at 2 Yeamans Alley, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. Thomas Matthew, head, mar, 45, jute machinist, Lochee; Mary Jane Matthew, wife, mar, 43, Montrose; also in the household were Thomas Ramsay Matthew, John Paterson Matthew, James Paterson Matthew, Robert Rollo Matthew, Harry Paterson Matthew and Magdelene Paterson Matthew.6,7
Last Edited: 16 Oct 2016

Parents:

Father*: Thomas Matthew b. c 1825, d. a 21 Jun 1878
Mother*: Elizabeth Ramsay b. c 1825, d. a 21 Jun 1878

Family:

Mary Jane Paterson b. 23 Sep 1857, d. 2 Nov 1937
  • (Groom) Marriage*: Thomas Matthew married Mary Jane Paterson, daughter of John Paterson and Mary Findlay, on 24 June 1878 at 152 High Street, Lochee, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1878 on the 21st day of June at 152 High Street Lochee after banns according to the forms of the Church of Scotland Thomas Matthew machine-fitter bachelor, 22, 1 Taylor Street Lochee, fath Thomas Matthew blacksmith journeyman, moth Elizabeth Matthew ms Ramsay, Mary Jane Paterson (her mark) powerloom weaver spinster, wit P Macleod, Henry Paterson, 20, 152 High Street Lochee, fath John Paterson joiners labourer, moth Mary Paterson ms Findlay, signed P Macleod minister of St Lukes, wit John Matthew, Margaret Law, reg 1878 June 24th at Lochee David Neish resistrar.1

Children:

Citations

  1. [S64] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS [Aug 2005].
  2. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), image held, GROS [Aug 2005].
  3. [S30] LDS 1881 Census.
  4. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS 1891 census [Aug 2005].
  5. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) 1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription URL of this page: http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbc%2f1891%2f0035778373 [Sep 2016].
  6. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS 1901 census [Aug 2005].
  7. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) 1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription URL of this page: http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbc%2f1901%2f0035101595 [Sep 2016].