My Ancestors : Please note some of the dates could be slightly out . If you are aware of any mistakes and have more information to add please email me at peggymathew @live.co.uk
There are 3 newspaper notices at the end of this page from the 1800's
Thomas MATHEW b 1711 married Mary HUNT
Richard Mathew b 1730 Latton Wiltshire Occupation: Liveryman of Coopers Company died 23.10.1803 Married Penelope FELTON 1755 St. Albans Wood St. London dau. of George FELTON and Mary GRIFFISS
Felton Mathew b 1757 m Jane Carter
Mary Mathew b 1756
Ann Mathw b 1759 biried 1759 At St. Alban
Penelope Mathew b 1760 Buried at Speldhurst
Elizabeth Mathew b 1762 bueied September 1762
Sarah Mathew b 1763 buried April at St Alban
Richard Mathew b 1765
Rebecca Mathew b ? married Edward Kirkman
Thomas Mathew b 1769 married Ann West
William Mathew b 1771 married Harriet Limberry c 1995
Richard Mathew b 1765 St Albans Wood St London Occupation, Haberdasher , Mercer in Oxford Street 1829. Hope Cottage 1830 , Charlotte Street.
Married Anne Constant STRANGE dau. of Edward Strange and Ann Taylor.
Edward George Mathew b 1793 d. 1835 in Jamaica
Geroge Felton Mathew b . 1795
Henry Richard Mathew b 1796
Charlotte Penelope Mathew b 1799
Charles Frederick Mathew b 1799 married Eliza
Charlotte Emily b 1801
Mary Strange Mathew b 1802
Margaret Jane Mathew b 1804 m Thomas Henry Smith
Sarah Louisa Mathew b 1805 d 1890 Marfield House Tunbridge Wells Kent. Married her Cousin Felton Mathew (Surveyor of Sydney and Auckland)
Caroline Elizabeth Mathew b 1810 d 1899 buried Tunbridge Well Borough Cemetary
Georgina Matilda b 1811 d 1896 married Edward Bedford PRICE
Ellen Sophia b 1813 died in infancy
Ann Constant Mathew b 1792
NEXT GENERATION: (my Great Great Great Grandfather) To see Silouette and article of GFMathew click on link below
George Felton Mathew b 1795 d 1854 Married Selina Mathew (his Cousin & dau. of William Mathew and Harriet Limberry/Limberg) Occupation Clerk Poor Law Society. Lived Stepney London ,Lambeth & Croydon.
George was a friend of John Keats the Poet.
Selina Mathew b 1822 d 1896
Eliza Mathew b 1823 Ref: 1851 census m James Richard WARDEN
Sarah Mathew b 1824 d 1882
George Felton Mathew b 1826 Christened 1837 St Dunstan Stepney
Henry Richard Mathew b 1828 Devon Collyton.
William Augustus Mathew b 1829 Devon Collyton
Edward Charles Mathew b 1832 Christend 1837 Stepney St Dunstan London
Amelia Mathew Christend 1837 Stepney St Dunstan London
Mary Mathew Christened 1837 Stepney St Dunstan London
Harriet Mathew Christened 1841 St Mark Kennington Born Lambeth Surrey
Margaret Mathew Christened 1844 Lambeth Surrey
John Mathew b 1839 Stepney
NEXT GENERATION: (Great Great Grandfather)
Henry Richard Mathew b 1828 Devon Christened 1837 St Dunston Stepney London Occupation: Insurance Agent Died 1912
1881 Census Resident at Woodville Road Croydon Surrey.
Married Amelia Esther Sarah Simmons 1859 St Mary Newington Surrey Amelia b 1834 d 1900 (dau. of John Simmons and Sarah Hannah CARTER)
Henry Arthur Wellesley Mathew b 1860 Newinton Surrey . Ref. 1861 Census
George Edward Mathew b 1863 married Sep. 1888
William E Mathew b 1864 married 1903
Charles Anthony Mathew Christened St James hatcham Deptford Kent 1867
Percy J Mathew b 1869 London New Cross occupation ribbon Warehouse Assistant
Seymour Septimus b 1871 Middlesex Finsbury, occupation Iron Agent Assist 1901 married 1903 June Quarder Wandsworth
Octavius Ugiegan b 1873 Surrey Christened St Paul Thornton Heath Surrey Occupation President Professional Merchants Clerk ?
Minnie Ethel Christened St Paul, 1876 thornton Heath
Next Generation -My Great Grandfather.
Henry Arthur Wellesley Mathew b 1860 Newinton Surrey . Ref. 1861 Census Occupation Inspector East India Railways.Died 1933 London.
Married 1883 Ella Anna Hamer born 1860 India
Seymour b 1884
Henry Mathew b 1887
Dorothy Bernice b 1888
Ella Irene b 188?
Cyril Owen Mathew b 1894 Calcutta d 1944 Calcutta occupation Manager Ordnance Factory Ishapore married 1915 to Kathleen Lillian Clarke
Olive Mathew b 1888 married 3 times
to , Millson,Carroll, and Percy Fieldhouse c 1929
Cyril Owen Mathew & Kathleen Clarke
Owen Hamer-Mathew click here to see photo
Lancelot Jude Mathew b 1920 Calcutta (my father)
October 6, 1821 London GazetteWhereas the Partnership between Richard Mathew and
Penelope Mathew, of, Holies-street,!' Cavendish-
Square, iq the County of Miildlesex, and of the Parade, Tun-
Ondge-Wells, in the County of Kent, Haberdashersi Hosiers,
and Milliners, was this day dissolved by mutual consent; all
debts due to the estate in-Hol!cs-:Street, aietb be pakl to-.tbe
said Richaid Mathew, and all debts due to the estate at Tunbridge
Wells, to he paid to t!ie said Penelope Mathew; and
all claims and deuiands upon the said estate (save and except
the local debts af'Tunbrklge- Wells), are to be paid and discharged
by Richard Mathew as aforesaid.— London, the 29thday of September 1 &2 1 . • Rickd. Mathew'. . .,-
Penelope" 'Mathew. :
London Gazette Issue 18593 published on the 14 July 1829. Page 19 of 24
Mathew, Richard (sued with Henry Richard Mathew), late of
No. 2, Holies-Street, Cavendish-Square, and since of Hop«r
Cottage, Lodge-Place, Regent's-Park, both in Middlesex,
Haberdasher and Collector of Assessed Taxes, lately in Partnership
with the said Henry Richard Mathew, as Haberrdashers, trading under 'the tirm of R. Mathew and Son, at
No. 2, Holies-Street aforesaid, and at No. 107, Oxford-
The Bankruptcy Act, 1869.The London Gazette
In the London Bankruptcy Court.
In the Matter of Proceedings for Liquidation by Arrangement
or Composition with Creditors, instituted by
Henry Richard Mathew, of No. 6, Wood-lane, in the
city of London, Wine and Spirit Agent (trading as Henry
R. Mathew, and Mathew and Company), residing at
No. 36, Woodstock-road, Finsbury-park, in the county ofMiddlesex. NOTICE is hereby given, that a First General Meeting
of the creditors of the above-named person has been
summoned to be held at the Terminus Hotel, Cannonstreet
Station, in the city of London, on the 29th day of
July, 1870, at one o'clock in the afternoon precisely.—
Dated this 12th day of July, 1870.
CHARLES F1DDET, No. 3, Harcourt-buildings,
Temple, London, Attorney for the said Henry
CHILDREN OF FELTON MATHEW b 1757 and JANE CARTER
FELTON MATHEW B 1801 -1847 MARRIED HIS COUSIN SARAH LOUISE MATHEW B 1805-1890
George Felton Mathew b 1788 d 1790 of Convultions
Jane Mathew b 1794 d 186y
Caroline Mathew b 1792 d 1872
Anne Felton Mathew b 1794 d 1867
Felton ( Surveyor)
Helen Tuke Mathew b1804 d 1867
Homersham COX is of interest because Sarah Mathew is the Aunt of Oswald Cox and Sarah also died at the same place as Homersham only 7 yrs earlier.
He was born at Newington, Surrey, the fourth son of Edward Treslove, and was educated at Tonbridge School. He entered Jesus College, Cambridge in 1839, graduating B.A. in 1844, and M.A. 1852. He was admitted to the Inner Temple in 1845, and was called to the Bar 1851.
Cox died on 10 March 1897, at Marl Field House, Tonbridge.