Sallie Caroline Matson

Female 1856 - 1924  (~ 69 years)


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  • Name Sallie Caroline Matson  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born Between 1855 and 1856  Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 5
    Gender Female 
    Died 14 Dec 1924  Hubbard, Hill, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    Buried 15 Dec 1924  Hubbard, Hill, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    • Fairview Cemetery
    Person ID I7890  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 

    Father James Vardeman Matson,   b. Abt 1824, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1895  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Mother Mary E. Catherine Lincecum,   b. Between 1825 and 1826, Cotton Gin Port, Monroe, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1905  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Married 4 Oct 1848  Washington, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F2781  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hugh M. Lewis,   b. 1850, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1890  (Age 40 years) 
    Married 20 Dec 1870  Washington, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Hugh Miles Lewis,   b. Abt Mar 1888, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1962  (Age ~ 73 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F2778  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Between 1855 and 1856 - Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Dec 1870 - Washington, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Dec 1924 - Hubbard, Hill, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 15 Dec 1924 - Hubbard, Hill, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Mrs. S. M. Lewis Standard Certificate of Death
    Mrs. S. M. Lewis Standard Certificate of Death

  • Notes 
    • According to her death certificate, Sallie was born 24 February 1855 in Texas. According to her tombstone, however, her year of birth was 1856.

    • According to 1900 and 1910 Hill County, Texas Federal census records, Sallie had two children. Only one, her son Hugh, was still living in both entries.

    • According to her death certificate, Sallie's occupation was Housewife. Sister-in-law Marcia E. Matson (of Hubbard, Texas) was informant. Sallie's cause of death was Euremia (uremia). According to Wikipedia.org, uremia loosely describes the illness accompanying kidney failure, "in particular the nitrogenous waste products associated with the failure of this organ...Early symptoms include anorexia and lethargy, and late symptoms can include decreased mental acuity and coma. Other symptoms include fatigue, nausea, vomiting, cold, bone pain, itch, shortness of breath, and seizures."

  • Sources 
    1. [S514] 1910 U.S. Census, Texas, Hill, Hubbard, Population Schedule; Online Images, ED #169, Sheet No. 17A, Dwelling 319, Family 334 (lines 29-32), Accessed 21 September 2011.
      James V. Matson (b. TX) household with Sallie M. Louis, Hugh N. Louis, and Mary Shepard (widowed)

    2. [S515] 1900 U.S. Census, Texas, Hill, Justice Precint No. 5, Population Schedule; Online Images, ED #46, Sheet No. 5A, Dwelling 72, Family 74 (lines 1-4), Accessed 22 September 2011.
      James V. Matson household with Mary E., Sallie M. Lewis, and Hugh M. Lewis

    3. [S522] Love, D., FindAGrave, Accessed 29 November 2011. Memorial #11231900: Fairview Cemetery at Hubbard, Hill County, Texas.
      Name on entry is Sarah Caroline Matson Lewis. Name on tombstone is Sarah Matson Lewis. Birth year on tombstone is 1856. Sarah listed as mother of Hugh Miles Lewis (1888-1962).

    4. [S520] Texas Marriages, 1837-1973.
      Entry for H. M. Lewis & Sallie Caroline Matson, 20 Dec 1870

    5. [S527] Texas, Texas State Board of Health, death certificate, #39289 (unsure), 14 December 1924, Mrs. S. M. Lewis.
      (Listed as widowed. Date of birth given as 24 Feb 1855. Parents given as J. V. Matson - b. TX and Mary Lincecum - b. Miss. Marcia E. Matson listed as informant)

    6. [S503] author unknown, A Memorial and Biographical History of Johnson and Hill Counties, Texas, Pgs 593 & 594.
      Biographical sketch of Colonel J. V. Matson