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Matthews1911

Name
Matthews
Surname
Matthews
Birthyes

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One child died

Death of a paternal grandmotherRachel Hart Mills
between 1891 and April 3, 1901

Note: Listed in 1891 and in 1901 her husband is a widower
Epidemic February 1, 1901

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town
War from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Second Boer War
Historical Event from 1852 to 1902

Source: Wikipedia
Note: The South African Republic (Dutch: Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek, ZAR), often referred to as the Transvaal and sometimes as the Republic of Transvaal, was an independent and internationally recognised country in Southern Africa from 1852 to 1902.
Historical Event from 1854 to 1902

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Note: The Orange Free State (Dutch: Oranje-Vrijstaat, Afrikaans: Oranje-Vrystaat) was an independent Boer sovereign republic in southern Africa during the second half of the 19th century, and later a British colony and a province of the Union of South Africa. It is the historical precursor to the present-day Free State province
Epidemic February 1904

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg
Birth of a sisterMargaret Eileen Laura “Peggy” Matthews
January 5, 1906
Citation details: "India, Births and Baptisms, 1786-1947," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FGW4-RWY : accessed 18 Oct 2014), Margaret Eileen Laura Matthews, 15 Apr 1906; citing Sabathee, Bengal, India, reference ; FHL microfilm 527534.
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Sabathee, Bengal, India

Citation details: Census: Arthur George MATTHEWS' household (1911), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=gbc%2f1911%2frg14%2f15433%2f0207%2f1 : accessed 9 Dec 2018
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Subathu, Bengal, India

Note: More information on Subathu : accessed 5 June 2016

Epidemic 1906

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa
Baptism of a sisterMargaret Eileen Laura “Peggy” Matthews
April 15, 1906
Citation details: "India, Births and Baptisms, 1786-1947," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FGW4-RWY : accessed 18 Oct 2014), Margaret Eileen Laura Matthews, 15 Apr 1906; citing Sabathee, Bengal, India, reference ; FHL microfilm 527534.
Historical Event May 31, 1910

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Union of South Africa established
Death before April 2, 1911

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Inferred from census data

  1. Generation 1
    1. Matthews, child of Arthur George Matthews and Jane “Jennie” Finlay. He died before April 2, 1911.