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  1. Obituary of Mabel E. Mattheson.
  2. Mattheson, Andrew, 1920 United States Federal Census, Edmunds, Washington County, Maine, ED 166, Sheet 10A; Ancestry.com T625-650.
  3. Mattheson, Andrew, 1930 United States Federal Census, Edmunds, Washington County, Maine, ED 15-33, Sheet 9A; Ancestry.com.
  4. Marriage Index, 1892-1966, 1976-1996. :, Maine State Archives, Online Searchable Index.
  5. Gillings, Margaret, "Handwritten Descendant Tree of Andrew Matheson," Prepared with assistance of Jack McKenzie.
  6. Marriage Index, 1892-1966, 1976-1996. :. Bride's residence: Pembroke, Washington County, Maine; Groom's residence: Dennysville, Washington County, Maine; Certificate Number Missing.
  7. Interview with Richard S. Curtis, Sr., by Laurie Gaddis,. Transcript held by Laurie Gaddis. September 28, 2003.
  8. Laurie Gaddis, Deductive Reasoning. Agnes (Carter) Mattheson married 2nd Austin Stanhope on November 2, 1951, so she must have been divorced from Edmund before then.
  9. , "Handwritten Descendant Tree of Andrew Matheson,". Last name could also be Cloher, or Clorer.
  10. Mathesson, Peter, 1880 United States Federal Census, Gilmore, Benzie County, Michigan, ED 61, p. 16C; Ancestry.com Image 33 of 34. T9-572; Family History Film 1254572.
  11. Ibid.
  12. Civil War Pension Application - Matheson, Peter. Certificate No. 396-633, Department of the Interior, Also Family Questionnaire Certificiate No. 393-633 gives Angeline's date of death of as December 29, 1886 and was completed by Peter on June 4, 1898. The family questionnaire gives Angeline's date of death as December 1887 an d was completed in 1915. Will use 1886 as year of death as the Certificate was more timely to the actual event and is considered more reliable.
  13. Church of Jesus Christ, Latter Day Saints, International Genealogical Index (www.familysearch.org). Batch No. M518262; Source No. 0941964, Call No. V 1-2, Film.
  14. Civil War Pension Application - Matheson, Peter. Certificate No. 396-633, Department of the Interior.
  15. Ibid., Family Questionnaire.
  16. Marriage Index, 1892-1966, 1976-1996. :. Brides residence: Edmunds, Washington County, Maine; Groom's residence: Edmunds Washington County, Maine; Certificate number missing.
  17. Daryl Povey. Genealogy Correspondence - September 8, 2003.
  18. Obituary of Mary Henry Hobart.
  19. Mathesson, George, 1910 United States Federal Census, Dennysville, Washington County, Maine, ED 283, Sheet x/2B; Ancestry.com.
  20. Mattheson, Ritchie, 1920 United States Federal Census, Dennysville, Washington County, Maine, ED 166, Sheet 4A; Ancestry.com.
  21. Telephone Interview, September 2003, Clyde Loring Mattheson (b. 1952).
  22. Dennys River Historical Society Newsletter, Volume 16, Number Two, April 2003, page 2.
  23. Interview, Richard S. Curtis, Sr., September 28, 2003 telephone conversation.
  24. Ancestry.com, Maine Marriages, 1892-1996. Bride's residence: West Pembroke, Washington County, Maine Groom's residence: Dennysville, Washington County, Maine.
  25. Robert Williamson, "Re: Andrew Matheson," e-mail message from () to Matheson Family Genealogy Forum on www.genealogy.com, December 10, 2001.
  26. Church of Jesus Christ, Latter Day Saints, International Genealogical Index. "Agnes Matthews" Child of Andrew Matthews and Agnes McCarlie.
  27. Carley, Thomas, 1860 United States Federal Census, Dennysville, Washington County, Maine,; Ancestry.com Image 6 of 20.
  28. Matherson, Andrew, 1880 United States Federal Census, Edmunds, Washington County, Maine, ED 180, page 2; Ancestry.com Image 2 of 9.
  29. Hallowell, Susan, 1910 United States Federal Census, Edmunds, Washington County, Maine, ED 283, Sheet 8B; Ancestry.com Image 16 of 33.
  30. Cemetary Transcription - South Edmunds. Source: Rebecca Hobart.
  31. Ibid.
  32. Daryl Povey. Genealogy Correspondence - September 8, 2003; according to the Handwritten Descendant Tree of Andrew Matheson it was this Agnes who married a man with the surname of Devlin. This will need further re search; however, in this case will rely on information from Daryl Povey and attrribute the marriage of Agnes Matheson and (?) Devlin to the Agnes born in 1883.
  33. Ibid., September 9, 2003.
  34. Church of Jesus Christ, Latter Day Saints, International Genealogical Index. "Alexander Mathews," Child of Andrew Mathews and Agnes McCarley.
  35. Laurie Gaddis, Deductive Reasoning. The 1880, 1900, and 1910 census records for George Mattheson has both of his parents as having been born in Scotland.
  36. Ibid., Andrew's youngest son, Peter, was born about 1845 in SCOTLAND and so Andrew must have emigrated after he was conceived.
  37. Rob Williamson. Family Tree Information, handwritten descendant tree of Andrew Matheson.
  38. Church of Jesus Christ, Latter Day Saints, International Genealogical Index, Family Group Record. "Andrew Mathews married Agnes McCarley on December 28, 1823 in Inch, Wigtown, SCOTLAND." Note handwritten descendant tree of Andrew Matheson obtained from Rob Williamson notes that Andrew and Agnes w ere married in 1823 in Glenluce, Wigtownshire, SCOTLAND and that the marriage record lists Andrew's surname as "Mathews.". Glenluce and Inch are geographically very close together looking at modern-d ay maps.
  39. Ibid., "Andrew Matthew" Child of Andrew Matthew and Agnes McCarlie.
  40. Daryl Povey. Genealogy Correspondence, September 8, 2003; this is where the information regarding Andrew's middle name came from. This source gives a birth year of 1871. Will rely on the birth year of 1872 give n by the Handwritten Descendant Tree of Andrew Matheson as that has proven credibility, although the birth location of Pleasant Creek will be taken from Daryl's correspondence.
  41. Ibid., Genealogy Correspondence, September 8, 2003.
  42. , "Handwritten Descendant Tree of Andrew Matheson,". The text says that Frances was born on November 6, 1993; however, this puts Frances born too long after her father Frank died. Could this be a date of death instead?.
  43. Daryl Povey. September 9, 2003; this source has Frances Emma born in 1893.
  44. Church of Jesus Christ, Latter Day Saints, International Genealogical Index. "George Mattheus" Child of Andrew Mattheus and Agnes McCarlie.
  45. Obituary.
  46. , "Re: Andrew Matheson," e-mail to Matheson Family Genealogy Forum on www.genealogy.com, December 10, 2001. This source lists George's DOB as August 3, 1828. There are conflicting records with regard to George's true DOB, but August 1828 seems to be a safe assumption.
  47. Obituary of George Mattheson, Sr.
  48. Mathasson, George, 1900 United States Federal Census, Dennysville, Washington County, Maine, ED 204, Sheet 1; Ancestry.com Image 1 of 31.
  49. Matheson, George, 1860 United States Federal Census, Dennysville, Washington County, Maine, Page 5; Ancestry.com.
  50. Mattherson, George, 1870 United States Federal Census, Dennysville, Washington County, Maine, Page 2; Ancestry.com from M593-562.
  51. Mattheson, George, 1880 United States Federal Census, Dennysville, Washington County, Maine, ED 181, Supervisor District 2, page 4; Ancestry.com.
  52. 1900 United States Federal Census, Dennysville, Washington County, Maine, ED 204, Sheet 1. This record includes a grandson Thomas Matheson, born February 1887, living in George Matheson's household. This Thomas was born in Maine; both of his parents were born in Maine, and he attended school. It is unknown who Thomas' parents were.
  53. Laurie Gaddis, Deductive Reasoning. George Mattheson appears on the 1910 Federal Census, but not on the 1920 or 1930 Census.
  54. Genealogy.com, Maine, 1743-1891 Marriage Index. Surname spelled Matheson; database has marriage date of March 7, 1861 but 1860 Census lists them as already married by June 11, 1860. Gives residence of both parties as Dennysville, ME. Includes reference to Maine State Archive County marriages roll 7, volume 1, page 89.
  55. Daryl Povey. Genealogy Correspondence - September 8, 2003; note the birth year given by Daryl conflicts with the birth year per the Handwritten Descendant Tree of Andrew Matheson. Since the handwritten tree guess es at the birth year, will rely on the information obtained from Daryl Povey.
  56. Church of Jesus Christ, Latter Day Saints, International Genealogical Index. "John Mathies" Child of Andrew Mathies and Agnes McKerlie.
  57. , "Handwritten Descendant Tree of Andrew Matheson,". This source notes John Matheson as being born in Glenluce, SCOTLAND in 1838. There seem to be conflicting DOB records for this John.
  58. Rob Williamson. Genealogy Correspondence - September 3, 2003; this was from an attachment of another e-mail written to his mother Lorna from an unknown source. This gives the location of marriage as "St. John's" ins tead of St. John. There is no St. John's in New Brunswick. There is a St. John's in Newfoundland/Labrador; however, since this family was known to have been in New Brunswick will concentrate researc h efforts on St. John instead.
  59. Ibid., "...grave in Tasmania of great-grandfather Sam bro. John..." September 8, 2003.
  60. Daryl Povey. September 9, 2003: this source has John born in 1888.
  61. Rob Williamson. Genealogy Correspondence - September 5, 2003.
  62. Laurie Gaddis, Deductive Reasoning. Margaret died at 17 months of age.
  63. Daryl Povey. Genealogy Correspondence - September 8, 2003; note this birth year conflicts with the Handwritten Descendant Chart of Andrew Matheson. The handwritten chart guesses at the birth year and so will rel y on Daryl's information.
  64. Ibid., September 9, 2003; this source has Margaret Dunning Matheson born in 1895.
  65. Rob Williamson. Genealogy Correspondence - September 10, 2003.
  66. Civil War Pension Application - Matheson, Peter. Declaration of Pension.
  67. Church of Jesus Christ, Latter Day Saints, International Genealogical Index. "Peter Ferguson Matthews" Child of Andrew Matthews and Agnes McKerlie.
  68. Civil War Pension Application - Matheson, Peter. Peter may have lived in Elberta, Benzie County, Michigan after May 21, 1912.
  69. 1880 United States Federal Census, Gilmore, Benzie County, Michigan, ED 61, p. 16C, T9-572, Family History Film 1254572.
  70. Civil War Pension Application - Matheson, Peter, Application for Burial Flag.
  71. Church of Jesus Christ, Latter Day Saints, International Genealogical Index. "Ritchie Mathies" Child of Andrew Mathies and Agnes McKerlie.
  72. Rootsweb.com, Wigtownshire Pages, Stray Index. http://freepages.history.rootsweb.com/~leighann/strays/wigstrays.html Matheson, Ritchie Lockhart, Victoria/Aust. Civil Reg: Ritchie Lockhart Matheson, death, age 34, 1876, Father's name Andrew, Mother's Name, MCCARLIE, Agnes, Reg #2847.
  73. Daryl Povey. September 9, 2003; this source has Ritchie born in 1889.
  74. Church of Jesus Christ, Latter Day Saints, International Genealogical Index. "Samuel Matthews" Child of Andrew Matthews and Agnes McKerlie.
  75. Rob Williamson. Genealogy Correspondence - September 12, 2003.
  76. Daryl Povey. Genealogy Correspondence - September 8, 2003; gives place of birth as British America. Daryl got his information from a CD-ROM of Victoria Pioneers; the birth year of 1858 is consistent with other records.
  77. Rob Williamson. Genealogy Correspondence, September 12, 2003.
  78. Church of Jesus Christ, Latter Day Saints, International Genealogical Index. "Thomas Mathies" Child of Andrew Mathies and Agnes McCukerlie.
  79. GEDCOM file submitted by Bonnie Partridge, onestepangel@hotmail.com. Created on 11 Dec 2002. Imported on 28 Sep 2003.
  80. Obituary of Abbie Mattheson.
  81. Obituary of George W. Mattheson (Matheson).
  82. Ancestry.com, Maine Marriages, 1892-1996.
  83. Ibid., Bride's name is listed as "Adalaide Matherson".
  84. Obituary of Ritchie Mattheson.
  85. Mattheson, Archie L., no. 007-20-1908 , Social Security Death Benefits Index of the U.S. Social Security Administration.
  86. 1930 United States Federal Census, Edmunds, Washington County, Maine, ED 15-33, Sheet 9A. Archie's age is given as 2 years, 7 months.
  87. Mattheson, Archie L., death certifcate no. 9607124 (1996), Maine State Archives, Residence at time of death: Dennysville, Washington County, Maine.
  88. 1910 United States Federal Census, Dennysville, Washington County, Maine, ED 283, Sheet x/2B. This source gives Clyde's age as 1 year and 7 months, which would put his birthdate in 1908 instead of 1909.
  89. Marriage Index, 1892-1966, 1976-1996. :. Certificate number 6766.
  90. Obituary of Charlotte J. (Richardson) Mattheson.
  91. Laurie Gaddis, Deductive Reasoning.
  92. Obituary of Philip Allan Mattheson.
  93. Laurie Gaddis, Deductive Reasoning. There is a Ritchie Mattheson listed on the 1870 Census as being 2 years of age. By 1880, he disappears and there is another male child named Ritchie listed as being one year of age.
  94. 1920 United States Federal Census, Dennysville, Washington County, Maine, ED 166, Sheet 4A, T625-650.
  95. Matheson, Peter Ferguson obituary, Unknown newspaper,, 1932, Obtained from Jean Matheson.
  96. Daryl Povey. Genealogy Correspondence - September 8, 2003; gives place of death at Horsham, Victoria, AUSTRALIA.
  97. New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Cemetary Transcriptions. Ridgewood Cemetary, North Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts.
  98. Obituary of Charlotte J. (Richardson) Mattheson. Proves Maude survived Charlotte.
  99. New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Cemetary Transcriptions. Ridgewood Cemetary, North Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts. Shows both Charlotte and Maude (Maud) as being wives of George Mattheson.
  100. Ibid., Cemetary Transcriptions. Ridgewood Cemetary, Essex County, North Andover, Massachusetts.
  101. Ancestry.com, Maine Marriages 1892-1966.
  102. 1900 US Federal Census.
  103. 1900 United States Federal Census, Dennysville, Washington County, Maine, ED 204, Sheet 1. This source indicates that Georgianna was the mother of 18 children, 9 of whom were still living on June 1, 1900.
  104. Daryl Povey. Genealogy Correspondence, September 8, 2003; Daryl got his information from a CD-ROM of Victoria Pioneers. This reference lists the spouse of Samuel Matheson as "Lucy Terry".
  105. Rob Williamson. Genealogy Correspondence - September 12, 2003; this conflicts with the Handwritten Descendant Tree of Andrew Matheson but is in agreement with Daryl Povey's information and so will go with "Terry" as the correct spelling of this surname.