____ - ____

Father: James MATTHEWS
Mother: Hannah STRONG

                                       _Peter MATTHEWS _____
                   _Vincent MATTHEWS _|
                  |                   |_Bridget ____________
 _James MATTHEWS _|
|                 |                    _Johannes ABEEL _____+
|                 |_Catalina ABEEL ___|
|                                     |_Catharina SCHUYLER _+
|--Peter MATTHEWS 
|                                      _Selah STRONG _______+
|                  _Selah STRONG Jr___|
|                 |                   |_Abigail TERRY ______+
|_Hannah STRONG __|
                  |                    _Nathaniel WOODHULL _+
                  |_Hannah WOODHULL __|
                                      |_Sarah SMITH ________+

[423] "Genealogy of the Matthews Family"
Previously unpublished, undated family memoir
William Fletcher Lowe
"went to Illinois in the early settlement of the state"

"The Family of Richard Smith of Smithtown, Long Island"
Frederick Kinsman Smith
Smithtown Historical Society, Smithtown, NY, 1967
"Hannah, b. 17 Oct 1742, m. 18 Feb 1762, James Mathews (General), born 1742, died 1816, son of
Vincent and ----- (Abeel) Mathews. They removed, about 1791, from Mathewsfield to Newtown, now
Elmira, N.Y. Children (Mathews - 6 sons, 6 daughters):
(iv) Peter removed to Michigan"

"The Journal of the Reverend Silas Constant"
Emily Warren Roebling
JB Lippincott, Philadelphia, PA, 1903
p21: "James Mathews, born at Mathewsfield, 1742; died at Elmira, 1816, married,
18 February, 1762, Hannah, daughter of Selah Strong by his wife Hannah Woodhull.
He had...Peter, who removed to Michigan..."

"General Daniel Bissell : his ancestors and descendants..."
Edith Newbold Jessop
New York, NY, 1927.
p103: "Peter Mathews: Removed to the State of Michigan. He married,
but the name of his wife is not given. His children were John, Peter,
and Hannah."

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