was born at of Llanidloes, Montgomery, Wales Abt 1729.
His parents were Joseph Matthews and Elizabeth Beddow.
He married Mary Popkins
was born at of Carmarthen, Wales Abt 1733
They were the parents of 7
born Abt 1754.
christened 28 Jun 1756.
born Abt 1757.
born Abt 1759.
born Abt 1760.
born Abt 1761.
born Abt 1763.
Joseph Matthews died 21 Mar 1787
at Llanidloes, Montgomery, Wales .
Mary Popkins died 9 Feb 1772
at Melverley, Shropshire, England .