The Matthews family genealogy can be found
HERE in PDF.
To read James Matthews's Memorandum / Ledger Book in PDF click
HERE. To read the letters of Shirley Brooks (editor of Punch) to Victoria Matthews
in PDF click
HERE. (Right is James
Matthews). The family lived at No. 21 Manchester Square, London (left).|
The Man and Matthews family are related in a number of ways which can be
viewed diagrammatically here. To read how Elizabeth Webber-Harris
(neé Matthews) "won" the Victoria Cross,
Below Victoria (Torie)
Above John Matthews's marriage to Mary Garth on 22 March 1763 at St Botolph without Aldgate. John and Mary were James Mathews's grandparents. Below the marriage of Christopher Matthews and Elizabeth Teague at St Dunstan's, Stepney, on 22 January 1793. Christopher was the son of John and Mary Matthews (above) and father of James the banker.
The Garth Family:
Two of James Matthews's grandchildren have been located on the 1901 census: Ethel Hancock who was Mrs. Ethel McMaster (to view the census page in PDF click HERE) and her widowed sister Jessie who was Mrs. Keith (to view the page in PDF click HERE).