States: Tennessee: Hardeman
Looking for information on the Morrow family that settled Hardeman Co, TN in ca. 1850. Dau. Ellen Morrow m. Joseph Alexander Mat(t)hews and had two children: William Morrow Matthews and Margaret Jane Matthews. Both Joseph and Margaret Matthews are buried in Bethany Cemetery in Hardeman Co. The Morrows travelled from the Greenville, SC area to West Tenn. Jospeh Matthews was originally from Abbeville, SC and left home at age 18 moving to Greenville, SC and linking up with the Morrows. He and Margaret Morrow wed in Tenn. in Sept 1857. Margaret died in Hardeman Co. at the age of 57 in 1880. Joseph lived until 1903 and died shy of his 74th birthday. Joseph (I believe served in the Tenn. Cav. during the Civil War). Joseph was the youngest some of Joseph Calhoun Mathews and Margaret Brough. Any information on the Morrows or Mat(t)hews would be appreciated.
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