Robert Matthew

ID No.110, (23 June 1890 - 19 May 1950)
Father*Henry Matthew1,2,3 b. 1859, d. 1915
Mother*Isabella Brown1,2,3 b. 1859, d. 1918
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Descendent Chart for Peter Martin
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Birth*23 Jun 1890 Robert Matthew was born in Methilhill, Parish of Wemyss, Fife, Scotland.1,2,3,4,5 
23 Jun 1890 Henry Matthew, Isabella Brown and Robert Matthew lived at Methilhill, Parish of Wemyss, Fife, Scotland.1 
Birth Reg11 Jul 1890 His birth was registered in Buckhaven by his father, Henry Matthew.1 
Residence*6 Jun 1919 Robert Matthew lived at 2 Methilhill, Methil, Fife, Scotland.2 
Occupation*6 Jun 1919 He was a coal miner.2 
Marriage*6 Jun 1919 He married Jane McNicoll Martin, daughter of John Martin and Elizabeth Swanson McNicoll, in Church Cottage, Old Rattray, Parish of Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland. The marriage was solemnised by Rev. Alexander MacRae.2,3,6,5 
Occupationb 1950 Robert Matthew was a gardener.3 
Death*19 May 1950 He died at Laundry Cottages, Ecclesgreig, St Cyrus, Kincardineshire, Scotland, aged 59. He was survived by his wife, Jane.3,5 
Death Reg19 May 1950 His death was registered by a neighbour, an unknown person , in St Cyrus.3 
Burial*23 May 1950 Robert Matthew was buried in Plot 40/W/South, East Wemyss Cemetery, East Wemyss, Fife, Scotland.4 
Num Child* He and Jane McNicoll Martin have no children.7 
Memorial A gravestone to the memory of Robert Matthew is located Plot 40/W/South, East Wemyss Cemetery, East Wemyss, Fife, Scotland.5 
Last Edited16 May 2016


  1. [S1] Birth Cert: 1890: Buckhaven (459/2),133.
  2. [S11] Marr Cert: 1919: Rattray (389),5.
  3. [S21] Death Cert: 1950: St Cyrus (267),4.
  4. [S62] Local Record: Crematorium Office, Kirkcaldy - record 9251.
  5. [S76] Memorial Stone: East Wemyss Cemetery, 40/W/South.
  6. [S21] Death Cert: 1974: Auchtermuchty (418),6.
  7. [S99] Verbal.