Charles Elwood Mathers

b. December 8, 1870, d. November 26, 1960
FatherRobert Mathers b. August, 1829, d. July 31, 1905
MotherElizabeth Mary Louise Prentice b. August 11, 1832, d. August 19, 1914
(Child) BirthCharles Elwood Mathers was born on December 8, 1870 at PA. 
1880 US CensusHe, listed as 9 years old, appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Philadelphia, PA in the household of his parents, Robert and Elizabeth Mary Louise Mathers, and with John Mathers, Robert William Mathers, James Mathers, Samuel Mathers and Gertrude Elizabeth Mathers
(Groom) Marriage At age 24, Charles married Mary Emma Twelves, 20, daughter of John W. Twelves and Anna E. (?), on April 17, 1895 at St. John's Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, PA. Gertrude Elizabeth Mathers witnessed the marriage. Emanuel Reidel also witnesseed this marriage. 
1900 US Census Recorded on June 5, 1900, Charles, listed as 29 years old, appeared on the 1900 Federal Census as the head of household with his wife Mary, 25 years old. They lived at 1944 Elkhart Street, Philadelphia, PA. Also living with Charles were his mother in law and brother in law, Anna, 53, and John W. Twelves, 9. Census lists no children for Charles, 4 children born and living for Anna. Charles lived on same street as his brother John. Charles was a Designer, Anna was a Nurse. 
(Son) BirthA son, Charles, was born about 1902 at Philadelphia, PA. 
1910 US CensusCharles, listed as 39 years old, appeared as the head of household with his wife Mary, 34 years old, on the 1910 Federal Census of Philadelphia, PA, on 1961 Stella Street, recorded April 15, 1910. Their son, Charles, 8, was listed as living with them. Also living with Charles was his mother and sister, Elizabeth, 77, and Gertrude Elizabeth Mathers, 30.. Gertrude was a Bookkeeper in a Dental Works and Charles was a Card Stamper in an Ulphostery Works. 
1940 US Census Living at 2067 Allegheny Avenue, Charles was listed on the 1940 Federal Census as the head of household, along with his wife, Mary, in Philadelphia, PA, recorded on April 9, 1940. Charles was listed as 69 years old and his wife, Mary as 65 years old. Charles was a Card Stamper for Draperies. 
(Deceased) DeathCharles died on November 26, 1960 at Frankford Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, at age 89 His son, Charles was listed on his death certificate as the informant..  
(Interred) BurialHe was buried on November 29, 1960 at North Cedar Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA.
 

Family

Mary Emma Twelves b. October, 1874
Child
Last EditedApril 17, 2018

Elizabeth Mathers

b. March 21, 1924, d. September, 1980
FatherRobert Marsh Mathers b. April 17, 1895, d. May 9, 1976
MotherArolyn Winona Prouty b. about 1902, d. October 11, 1991
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(Child) BirthElizabeth Mathers was born on March 21, 1924 at Northampton, MA. 
1930 US CensusShe, listed as 6 years old, appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Williamsburg, Hampshire County, MA in the household of her parents, Robert and Arolyn Winona Mathers, and with Robert March Mathers Jr. and Esther Mathers
(Bride) Marriage At age 22, Elizabeth married Robert C. Bushee, 23 on June 28, 1946 at Williamsburg, MA..  
(Deceased) DeathElizabeth died in September, 1980 at MA, at age 56.  

Family

Robert C. Bushee b. August 9, 1922, d. January 27, 1999
Last EditedSeptember 14, 2013

Elizabeth A. Mathers

b. April 29, 1901, d. October 5, 1997
FatherJohn Mathers b. about 1860, d. September 20, 1932
MotherLily Mary Pritchard b. October 26, 1866, d. 1950
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(Child) BirthElizabeth A. Mathers was born on April 29, 1901 at MA. 
1910 US CensusShe, listed as 9, appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Williamsburg, MA in the household of her parents, John and Lily Mary Mathers, and with John Mathers, Robert Marsh Mathers and Henry Edward Paul Pritchard Sr. 
OccupationElizabeth was a Nurse. 
ResidenceShe and Joseph E. Holleran lived at 3 Mansfield Street, Roslindale, MA. 
(Bride) Marriage At age 23, Elizabeth married Joseph E. Holleran on June 30, 1924 at Williamsburg, MA..  
1930 US CensusShe, listed as 28 years old, appeared with her husband Joseph E. Holleran, 32 years old, on the 1930 Federal Census of Roslindale, Suffolk County, MA, recorded 1930. 
1940 US CensusShe, listed as 38 years old, appeared with her husband Joseph E. Holleran, 42 years old, on the 1940 Federal Census of Hyde Park, Suffolk, MA, on 3 Mansfield Street, recorded April 9, 1940. Their children, 14, 13, 12, an unknown person , 10, and an unknown person , 9, were listed as living with them. 
ResidenceShe and Joseph E. Holleran lived about 1946 at Roslindale, MA. Elizabeth's mother, Lily Mary Pritchard, moved nearby. 
(Deceased) DeathElizabeth died on October 5, 1997 at MA, at age 96.  

Family

Joseph E. Holleran
Last EditedJanuary 20, 2016

Esther Mathers

b. January 29, 1926, d. June 28, 2008
Esther (Mathers) Sousa
FatherRobert Marsh Mathers b. April 17, 1895, d. May 9, 1976
MotherArolyn Winona Prouty b. about 1902, d. October 11, 1991
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(Child) BirthEsther Mathers was born on January 29, 1926 at Williamsburg, MA. 
1930 US CensusShe, listed as 4 years old, appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Williamsburg, Hampshire County, MA in the household of her parents, Robert and Arolyn Winona Mathers, and with Robert March Mathers Jr. and Elizabeth Mathers
ResidenceShe lived in 2008 at Towne Street, Attleboro, MA. 
(Deceased) DeathEsther died on June 28, 2008 at Sturdy Memorial Hospital, Attleboro, MA, at age 82.  
(Interred) BurialShe was buried on July 2, 2008 at North Purchase Cemetery, North Main Street, Attleboro, MA,
Esther is buried in family lot.
 
Last EditedSeptember 14, 2013

Gertrude Elizabeth Mathers

b. February 22, 1874, d. December 17, 1942
FatherRobert Mathers b. August, 1829, d. July 31, 1905
MotherElizabeth Mary Louise Prentice b. August 11, 1832, d. August 19, 1914
(Child) BirthGertrude Elizabeth Mathers was born on February 22, 1874 at Philadelphia, PA. 
(Child) BaptismShe was baptized on December 22, 1876 at St. John's Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, PA. 
1880 US CensusShe, listed as 6, appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Philadelphia, PA in the household of her parents, Robert and Elizabeth Mary Louise Mathers, and with John Mathers, Robert William Mathers, James Mathers, Samuel Mathers and Charles Elwood Mathers
(Witness) MarriageShe witnessed the marriage of Charles Elwood Mathers and Mary Emma Twelves on April 17, 1895 at St. John's Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, PA. 
1900 US CensusShe, listed as 26, appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Philadelphia, PA in the household of her parents, Robert and Elizabeth Mary Louise Mathers
1910 US CensusShe, listed as 30, appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Philadelphia, PA in the household of her brother and sister in law Charles and Mary Emma Mathers, and with Charles E. Mathers Jr. and Elizabeth Mary Louise Mathers, Gertrude was a Bookkeeper in a Dental Works. 
1940 US CensusShe appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of 1535 66th Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, as lodging in the household of Agnes G. Janson. 
(Deceased) DeathGertrude died on December 17, 1942 at Episcopal Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, at age 68 Her brother, Charles was listed on his death certificate as the informant..  
(Interred) BurialShe was buried on December 21, 1942 at North Cedar Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA.
 
Last EditedApril 17, 2018

Henry Curtis Mathers

b. December 13, 1884, d. January 10, 1896
FatherJohn Mathers b. about 1860, d. September 20, 1932
MotherJessie Gertrude Curtis b. about February, 1862, d. November 9, 1886
(Child) BirthHenry Curtis Mathers was born on December 13, 1884 at Belchertown, MA. 
(Child) BaptismHe was baptized on July 4, 1886 at P. E. Church of St. John, Philadelphia, PA. Henry Edward Paul Pritchard and Sarah Ann Mathers witnessed the baptism. 
(Deceased) DeathHenry died on January 10, 1896 at 1932 Cemetry Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, at age 11.  
(Interred) BurialHe was buried on January 13, 1896 at Franklin Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA.
 
Last EditedSeptember 14, 2013

James Mathers

b. about 1863, d. September 15, 1883
FatherRobert Mathers b. August, 1829, d. July 31, 1905
MotherElizabeth Mary Louise Prentice b. August 11, 1832, d. August 19, 1914
(Child) BirthJames Mathers was born about 1863 at PA. 
1870 US CensusHe, listed as 7 years old, appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of Philadelphia, PA in the household of his parents, Robert and Elizabeth Mary Louise Mathers, and with Sarah Ann Mathers, Robert William Mathers, John Mathers and Samuel Mathers
1880 US CensusHe, listed as 17 years old, appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Philadelphia, PA in the household of his parents, Robert and Elizabeth Mary Louise Mathers, and with John Mathers, Robert William Mathers, Samuel Mathers, Charles Elwood Mathers and Gertrude Elizabeth Mathers. James was a Weaver. 
(Deceased) DeathJames died on September 15, 1883 at Philadelphia, PA.  
Last EditedOctober 27, 2010

John Mathers

b. about 1860, d. September 20, 1932
FatherRobert Mathers b. August, 1829, d. July 31, 1905
MotherElizabeth Mary Louise Prentice b. August 11, 1832, d. August 19, 1914
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(Child) BirthJohn Mathers was born about 1860 at PA. 
1870 US CensusHe, listed as 9 years old, appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of Philadelphia, PA in the household of his parents, Robert and Elizabeth Mary Louise Mathers, and with Sarah Ann Mathers, Robert William Mathers, James Mathers and Samuel Mathers
1880 US CensusHe, listed as 23 years old, appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Philadelphia, PA in the household of his parents, Robert and Elizabeth Mary Louise Mathers, and with Robert William Mathers, James Mathers, Samuel Mathers, Charles Elwood Mathers and Gertrude Elizabeth Mathers. John was a Weaver. 
(First) MarriageJohn's first marriage was to Jessie Gertrude Curtis, daughter of George Edward Curtis and Ellen V. Paine, on November 10, 1880 at Church of the Advent, Philadelphia, PA..  
(Son) BirthA son, Henry, was born on December 13, 1884 at Belchertown, MA. 
(Spouse) Death On November 9, 1886 his wife, Jessie, died at Belchertown, MA. 
(Witness) BaptismJohn Mathers and Lily Mary Pritchard witnessed the baptism of Albert E. Pritchard on May 15, 1887 at St. John's Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, PA. 
(Witness) BaptismJohn Mathers and Lily Mary Pritchard witnessed the baptism of Lily Josephine Kroboth on September 15, 1889 at St. John's Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, PA. 
(Second) MarriageJohn's second marriage was to Lily Mary Pritchard, 22, daughter of Henry Pritchard and Lucy Walker, on October 22, 1889 at Brides Home, 2540 Frankfort Avenue, Philadelphia, PA. W. M. Harrison, minister, St. John's Episcopal Church. 
(Daughter) BirthA daughter, Lily, was born on August 13, 1890 at Philadelphia, PA. 
(Daughter) DeathLily died on August 13, 1890 at Philadelphia, PA. 
(Daughter) BirthA daughter, Anne, was born on August 4, 1891 at Philadelphia, PA. 
(Daughter) DeathAnne died on August 4, 1891 at 2540 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA. 
(Son) BirthA son, John, was born on June 15, 1893 at MA. 
(Son) BirthA son, Robert, was born on April 17, 1895 at Philadelphia, PA. 
(Son) DeathHenry died on January 10, 1896 at 1932 Cemetry Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, at age 11. 
NoteFrom various accounts John and Lily unofficially adopted and raised (and nursed!) Henry after his mother died in childbirth. 
(Witness) BaptismJohn Mathers and Sophia Maria Hess and Henry Edward Paul Pritchard witnessed the baptism of Henry Edward Paul Pritchard Sr. on May 10, 1896 at St. Johns Episcopal, Philadelphia, PA. 
1900 US Census Recorded on June 5, 1900, John, listed as 40 years old, appeared on the 1900 Federal Census as the head of household with his wife Lily, 32 years old. They lived at 1938 Elkhart Street, Philadelphia, PA. John's nephew, Henry Edward Paul Pritchard Sr., listed as 4 years old, also lived with them. Census lists 4 children born, 2 living. John lived on the same street as his brother Charles. John was a Machinist. 
(Daughter) BirthA daughter, Elizabeth, was born on April 29, 1901 at MA. 
1910 US CensusJohn, listed as 48 years old, appeared as the head of household with his wife Lily, 42 years old, on the 1910 Federal Census of Williamsburg, MA, on Main St., recorded May 2, 1910. John's foster son, Henry Edward Paul Pritchard Sr., listed as 14 years old, also lived with them.. 5 children are listed as having been born, 3 still living. John was an Oiler in a Brass Shop. 
1920 US Census Recorded on February 17, 1920, John appeared on the 1920 Federal Census as the head of household with his wife Lily. They lived at Nash St., Williamsburg, MA. Also living with them was Henry Edward Paul Pritchard Sr., his wife's nephew, Arolyn Winona Prouty, his future daughter in law and Arnold Jones & Edward McAuthipp (sp?) Foster children? each about 4 yrs old. John was a Toolmaker at a Brass Shop, Robert was a Teamster, and Henry was a Bookkeeper at a Brush Shop. 
1930 US CensusJohn, listed as 69 years old, appeared as the head of household with his wife Lily, 63 years old, on the 1930 Federal Census of Williamsburg, MA, on Nash Street, recorded April 19, 1930. Also living with them was Emanuel Frederick Endebrock, 58, a distant relative and Arnold Jones, possibly a foster son. John and Lily lived next to their son, Robert.. John was a Machinist at a Brass Shop. 
(Deceased) DeathJohn died on September 20, 1932 at Williamsburg, PA.  

Family 1

Jessie Gertrude Curtis b. about February, 1862, d. November 9, 1886
Child

Family 2

Lily Mary Pritchard b. October 26, 1866, d. 1950
Children
Last EditedApril 17, 2018

John Mathers

b. June 15, 1893, d. September 20, 1983
FatherJohn Mathers b. about 1860, d. September 20, 1932
MotherLily Mary Pritchard b. October 26, 1866, d. 1950
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(Child) BirthJohn Mathers was born on June 15, 1893 at MA. 
1900 US CensusHe was listed as 6 years old and as the son of John and Lily Mary Pritchard on the 1900 Federal Census at 1938 Elkhart Street, Philadelphia, PA, and with Robert Marsh Mathers and Henry Edward Paul Pritchard Sr. 
1910 US CensusHe, listed as 16 years old, appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Williamsburg, MA in the household of his parents, John and Lily Mary Mathers, and with Robert Marsh Mathers, Elizabeth A. Mathers and Henry Edward Paul Pritchard Sr. 
(Groom) Marriage At age 21, John married Ruby Melissa Miller, daughter of William H. Miller and Mary L. Colton, on February 22, 1915 at Northampton, MA..  
(Daughter) BirthA daughter, Ruth, was born on August 18, 1915 at Northampton, MA. 
(Son) BirthA son, William, was born on October 12, 1922 at Malden, MA. 
(Deceased) DeathJohn died on September 20, 1983 at Williamsburg, Hampshire County, MA, at age 90.  

Family

Ruby Melissa Miller b. 1895
Children
Last EditedNovember 29, 2016

John Mathers

b. August 12, 1932, d. June 24, 2003
FatherRobert Marsh Mathers b. April 17, 1895, d. May 9, 1976
MotherArolyn Winona Prouty b. about 1902, d. October 11, 1991
ChartsDescendant Chart for William Selvey
(Child) BirthJohn Mathers was born on August 12, 1932 at MA. 
(Deceased) DeathJohn died on June 24, 2003 at MA, at age 70.  
Last EditedOctober 23, 2011