John O. Matthews
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|John O. Matthews|
Newspaper portrait of Matthews
|Born||20 November 1817|
|Died||18 February 1897 (79) |
|Burial||Charles Evans Cemetery, Reading, Pennsylvania|
|Affiliations||Ancient Order Knights of the Mystic Chain|
|Known for||Founder, AOKMC|
|Spouse(s)||Mary E. [Holcomb] (d. 1891)|
John O. Matthews (November 20, 1817 - February 18, 1897) was an American locomotive engineer and fraternalist, hailed as founder of the Ancient Order Knights of the Mystic Chain.
- ↑ "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV2J-Y45H : 13 December 2015), John O. Matthews, 1897; Burial, Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States of America, Charles Evans Cemetery; citing record ID 67845274, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.