Andrew Angell Mathewson

Male 1816 - 1882  (66 years)


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  • Name Andrew Angell Mathewson 
    Born 1816 
    Gender Male 
    Died 8 Aug 1882 
    Person ID I39573  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 

    Father Ancestors Jerermiah Angell Mathewson,   b. 17 Dec 1769, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1841, Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Electa Cross,   b. 27 Aug 1782, Buckland, VT, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1863, Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F14725  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - Thursday, August 17, 1882 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Death of Andrew A. Mathewson - A Veteran Journalist and Author Gone to His Final Reward - A dispatch dated Lansing, Michigan, August 8, addressed to J. A. Mathewson of this village, informed him that his brother, Andrew A. Mathewson died there on that day at 4:30 p.m. He died at the residence of his son-in-law, A. L. Gleason, of that city, and was buried on the 10th inst. Mr. Mathewson was 66 years of age at the time of his death and is well remembered as a former resident of this village. Pulaski was his birth place and his early days were spent here in active business pursuits. He graduated with honor at Hamilton College and learned the printers trade of N. Randall, then proprietor of the Pulaski Banner. He devoted himself faithfully to the journalistic profession and purchased the Richland Courier, a sheet that was finally merged into the Democrat. His office was in the Frowd Block for a number of years, in which building he ran a book store in connection with the paper. Mr. Mathewson sold the book store to Silas H. Meacham, and the paper to J. C. Hatch. He resided in Rochester a number of years and was employed on the papers in that city. Toward the close of his life he turned his attention to literary pursuits and wrote several novels which had an extensive sale. He was an energetic, active and social gentleman, respected by all who knew him.