A-3-16   Mathias Thomas Lewter-1 was born about 1816 in Northampton County, NC. He died after 1900 in Clark County, Ark.. He married Nancy Jane Scott daughter of David Rice Scott and Mary (Polly) Redus. She was born on 01 Dec 1818 in Livonia, Washington County, Ind.. She died on 28 Dec 1867.


Mathias Thomas Lewter and Nancy Jane Scott were married on 25 Aug 1839 in Limestone County, Ala. By James Simpson and  had the following children:


A-4-16   Martha A.E. Lewter was born on 19 Apr 1840 in Miss.. She married John L (T?) Henley on 17 Oct 1861 in Limestone County, Ala.. She died on 09 Oct 1904. She was buried in Lewter Cem., Giles County, Tn..


A-4-17   Kinchen D. Lewter was born in 1844 in Miss.. He married Sarah Elliott on 25 Jan 1866 in Limestone County, Ala., by T.S. Malone. He died after Apr 1910.


A- 4-18 Alexander Marion Lewter was born on 22 Sep 1846 in Al.. He married Martha Elizabeth Sullivan on 05 Apr 1877 in Giles County, Tn.. He died on 17 Sep 1922 in Giles County, Tn.. He was buried in Lewter Cemetery, Giles County, Tenn..


A-4-19   Henry T. Lewter was born in Mar 1849 in Al.. He died on 05 Apr 1930 in Coxey, Limestone County, Ala.. He was buried on 06 Apr 1930 in Round Top Baptist Church Cemetery, Limestone County, Al.. He married Ollie Kernal (Cornell) in By J.R. Hunt at James Falkner Place..


A-4-20   Sarah Jane Lewter was born in 1852. She married Samuel Peter Watkins on 30 Dec 1871 in Giles Co., Tn..


A-4-21   James M. Lewter was born about 1855. He married Rebecca Pearlee Self on 20 Nov 1880 in Clark County, Ark.. He died on 16 Apr 1887 in Clark County, Ark.. He was buried in Unity Cemetery, Clark County, Ark..


Mathias Thomas Lewter was also married to Susan Toone. She was born in Jun 1831 in Tn..


Mathias Thomas Lewter and Susan Toone were married on 29 Aug 1872 in Giles County, Tn. And had the following children:


A-4-22   Allice Lewter was born on 03 Jul 1873 in Tn.. She died on 18 Jan 1950. She was buried inUnity Cemetery, Arkadelphia, Clark County, Arkansas.


A-4-22a   Agatha Lewter was born in 1875 in Tn..


A-4-23   Pearl Lewter was born in Mar 1877.




Notes for Mathias Thomas Lewter:


1840 census, Desoto co, MS, p. 121, line 11.


1 male of 20 & under 30 (Matthias)

1 female under 5 (Martha)

1 female of 20 & under 30 (Nancy)


1850 census, Giles Co, TN, Dst 1, p. 647 (902 stamped), line 29, family 452. 16 Oct 1850.

M.T. LEWTER, age 34, farmer, NC

Nancy J., age 32, IN

Martha A.E., 10 Mi

Kinchen D., 6, Mi

Alex M. 4, Ala

Henry T, 2, Ala

James A. CLEM, age 14, Ala


1860 census, Limestone Co, AL, Div 1 Shoal Fords precinct, p. 430 printed (p. 32 handwritten), 17 June.

Mathew T. LEWTER, age 43, b. NC, Farmer

Nancy J., age 40, b. Ind

Martha A.E., age 19, Miss

Alexander, age 14, b. Ala

Henry T, age 11, b. TN

Sarah J., age 8, b. TN

James M., age 5, b. TN


1880 Census, Dist. 1, Giles County, Tn.

175 Luter, Matt W M 64 X Farmer North Carolina North Carolina North Carolina

Luter, Susen W F 48 Wife X House Keeping Tennessee Virginia Virginia

Luter, Allice W M 6 Daughter X At Home X X X Tennessee North Carolina Tennessee

Luter, Agatha W M 5 Daughter X At Home X X X Tennessee North Carolina



He gave a deposition in the divorce proceedings of Margaret Cave Lewter Jones, his former sister-in-law, who was abandoned by George W. Jones shortly after their marriage