JOHN WESLEY MATHEWS was born 28 Aug 1879 in Shelbyville, Bedford County, TN, and died 02 Oct 1946 in Tennessee. He was the son of Elijah Andrew Jackson Mathews and Elizabeth J. . He married FAIRIE LOVE REED 16 Sep 1900 in Tennessee. She was born 18 Oct 1882 in Murfreesboro, Rutherford County, TN, and died 06 Mar 1957 in Nashville, TN.
Children of JOHN WESLEY MATHEWS and FAIRIE LOVE REED are:
|BEECHER CLAY MATHEWS||b. 24 Mar 1904, Rutherford County, TN; d. Feb 1982, Tennessee; m. EDITH MAE ALTMAN; b. 05 Apr 1905, Jacksonville, FL; d. 04 May 1975, Nashville, TN|
|LENA BELL MATHEWS||b. Abt. 1902, Rutherford County, TN|
|JAMES J. MATHEWS||b. 1909, Rutherford County, TN|
- 1880 Census Rutherford County, TN, Eagleville 8 civil district, ED #196, page 3, dwelling 18
- 1910 Census Bedford County, TN, 5th civil district, ED #7, Sheet 7B, dwelling # 117