Matthew Selby

b. <1786
d. <1835

  • How old was Matthew when his widowed father died? Did his older brother John become responsible for him?
  • On October 10, 1786, Matthew inherited one-seventh (an equal portion) of his father Joseph's property, both real and personal. [PG WB T1:235, MSA CR34-681]
  • Matthew was not mentioned as an heir of brother John in 1835; he may have been deceased by then.