John Matthews, born in Ireland, married Jane -, born c1806 in Ireland. The family settled in Fredericton Junction, Gladstone Parish, Sunbury County, NB.
1) Andrew Matthews b. c1829, m. Sarah McFawn
2) Archibald Matthews
3) Alex Matthews m. Miss Brittain
4) William Matthews b. 1842, m. 20 Feb 1866 Amy E. Hoyt, b. 1843
5) John Matthews m. Miss Hoyt
6) Ruth Matthews married George Sproul
7) Eliza Matthews m. William Cracken.
PANB:MC1/Matthews, 2 pages: contains page from the John C. Tracy Book: Fredericton Junction, Sunbury County.
John Matthews, born 1833 in Longford, Ireland, died 6 Jul 1863. He served in 15th Regiment. He came to NB and settled in Fredericton. He was married but his wife’s name is not given.