CEMETERY (Historic) SOUTHPORT, MAURY COUNTY, TENNESSEE
MATTHEWS, John, Esq., 24 Oct 1768 - 20 Jul 1839. (War 1812 This cemetery begun by him; Son James & Mary Doak; Justice of Peace; Tombstone now unreadable.)
John Matthews, Esq., 1st married Margaret McKibben (whose tombstone we find here) on 10 Nov 1794. She died 21 Dec 1811 at the age of 32. He then married 2nd to Agness ______.
Information and photo by Wayne Austin 4/25/2005. Visited there December 13, 2004. Updated 2 Apr 2009.