Seeking information on Joseph MATHIAS, whose first wife was Prudence HOLLAND.They married 20 Jan 1814, Fayette Co., PA.
Census records suggest Joseph may have been born in VA.He was born about 1792.
Joseph served in the War of 1812.
Census records place him in Union Twp., Fayette Co., PA in 1820.There was also a Margaret MATHIAS in that twp.How is Margaret connected to Joseph?
Joseph & wife Prudence moved to Brown Co., OH prior to 1840.He & Prudence had 8 children.
(1) James MATHIAS.Married Lavina BROOKS, Priscilla BRADNEY & Ellen OLIVER. (2) William MATHIAS.Married Sarah HOOK & Elizabeth ASKINS. (3) Thomas MATHIAS.Married Ritty Ann WEBB & Sarah ____ (4) Jane MATHIAS.Married William FLINT. (5) Jacob MATHIAS. (6) Ruth MATHIAS.Married Jacob McMANIS & Stephen RUSH. (7) Sarah Elizabeth MATHIAS.Died young. (8) Joseph MATHIAS. Married Mary SANDERSON.
After Prudence died, Joseph married Susannah SHICK, 30 Aug 1851, Brown Co., OH.They had 2 children:
(1) Mary Ann MATHIAS (2) Christopher Columbus MATHIAS. Married Mary Christina MORRIS.
Joseph died 06 Apr 1856, Brown Co., OH.
Happy to exchange information on Joseph, Prudence, Susannah & any of the children.