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DOTSON Charlotte C.

Female 1850 - 1903  (52 years)


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  • Name DOTSON Charlotte C.  [1, 2
    Born 25 Oct 1850  , Saline, Saline County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Married Name Charlotte Mathis  [4
    Religion Baptist  [5
    Church Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, , Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Count of Children 5  [4
    Died 3 Jan 1903  , Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6, 7
    Death (Alternate) 31 Jan 1903  , Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Obituary 5 Feb 1903  [4
    • Obituary.

      Died near Flat, P.O., in Phelps Co. Mo., January 31, 1903. Sister Charlotte, beloved wife of Bro. I.T. Mathis, aged 52 years 2 months and 8 days.

      Sister Mathis was born in Saline Co., Illinois Oct. 25th, 1850, and was a daughter o the late William and Agnes Dotson, and a sister of Eld. T.W. Dotson of Flat. She was of a family of 12 children, 7 of whom surviving.

      Sept. 17th, 1871 she was united in marriage to Bro. Isaac T. Mathis and unto them were born five children, all of whom are living, four are married and one single, her grandchildren no. 7 all living.

      Sister Mathis was a faithful member of the baptist church at Pleasant Grove near Flat and was one who loved her blessed Lord and Master, and loved the house of God when her health would permit and she was there. May God bless her bereaved husband and children, and the parental circle who survive.
      - J.J. Watts

      [transcribed from the Rolla Herald by Kathy Kult]
    Buried Smith Cemetery, Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Gravestone for MATHIS, Charlotte (Dotson)
    Gravestone for MATHIS, Charlotte (Dotson)
    Transcription:
    CHARLOTTE
    WIFE OF I.T. MATHIS
    Born Oct. 25, 1850
    Died Jan. 3, 1903
    Photographed by Kathy Kult on 7 October 2005
    Person ID I4507  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Case Branch
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2017 

    Father DOTSON William 
    Mother WHITESIDE Agnes 
    Married 27 Oct 1836  , , Gallatin County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Family ID F1647  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family MATHIS Isom Thomas,   b. 1 Aug 1850, , , Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1922, , Spring Creek Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 17 Sep 1871  , , Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Sep 2007 
    Family ID F128  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Oct 1850 - , Saline, Saline County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Sep 1871 - , , Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Jan 1903 - , Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath (Alternate) - 31 Jan 1903 - , Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Smith Cemetery, Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S258] Tatyrek, Tresa, compiler. "My Mother's Father's People." Online family tree. Rootsweb's World Connect Project, (http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=SHOW&db=dunhamchambers&recno=0: accessed 1 July 2008) (Reliability: 1).

    2. [S190] Barabara Pugh, compiler, "Burials, Phelps County Missouri," index, USGenWeb Archives, MOGenWeb, (http://www.usgwarchives.net/mo/phelps/phelpbur.htm: accessed 27 June 2012).

    3. [S539] Smith Cemetery (Flat, Phelps County, Missouri; LAT/LON N37.7384°, W-91.9011°; located on Highway 63 South to County Road 6120 turning right; turn on CR6130 and stay on this road until you see the old church building and cemetery). Grave markers, Charlotte Wife of I.T. Mathis marker; personally read and photographed, 7 October 2005 (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S644] Missouri. Rolla. The Rolla Herald-Democrat. 5 Feb 1903 (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S644] Missouri. Rolla. The Rolla Herald-Democrat. 5 Feb 1903.

    6. [S539] Smith Cemetery (Flat, Phelps County, Missouri; LAT/LON N37.7384°, W-91.9011°; located on Highway 63 South to County Road 6120 turning right; turn on CR6130 and stay on this road until you see the old church building and cemetery). Grave markers, Charlotte Wife of I.T. Mathis marker; personally read and photographed, 7 October 2005 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S190] Barabara Pugh, compiler, "Burials, Phelps County Missouri," index, USGenWeb Archives, MOGenWeb, (http://www.usgwarchives.net/mo/phelps/phelpbur.htm: accessed 27 June 2012) (Reliability: 1).

    8. [S62] "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900." Database. Illinois State Archives, (http://www.ilsos.gov/isavital/marriagesrch.jsp : accessed 2009-present), entry for William Dotson and Agnes Whiteside, 27 October 1836; citing Gallatin County Marriages, vol. 1, pg. 84 (Reliability: 2).