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Joseph Matthews

  • BIRTH. Aged 24 in 1838, born around 1814. Sources: Marriage record, wife’s census.
  • MARR. Married Susanna Bawden [1807SU01] 18 Jan 1835 at Kenwyn. Sources: Parent at Kenwyn around 1836, REG/COPC. Children: Mary H 1836MY01, Oliver 1838OL01, Susan 1839SU01.
  • DEATH. Assumed buried 10 Aug 1838 at St Agnes, aged 24 from Wheal Rose; inquest 17 Aug 1838 on Joseph Matthews aged 24 from Redruth, killed at Cardew mine; registered Redruth 1838SEP 9/147. Sources: REG/COPC, West Briton newspaper.
  • Comments: Miner; died by 1851 (last child 1839, wife alone in 1841, widow in 1851).

Updated Jul 2019