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Salem Pioneer Cemetery ~ Eva Eoline Matheny ~ part of the Marion County Pioneer Cemeteries of Oregon
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Eva Eoline Matheny
MAIDEN NAME: McClane AKA 1:  AKA 2:  AKA 3: 
BORN: 22 Jul 1856 DIED: 29 May 1901 BURIED: 31 May 1901
BIRTH PLACE:  Maryland
DEATH PLACE: Gaston, Washington Co., Oregon

Name of father John Burch McClane

Maiden name of mother Helen C. Judson

IOOF - Mrs. Eva Matheny, age 44 y's 10 m's, died in Yamhill, Oregon, wife of Samuel
1870 OR CENSUS - Eva A., age 14, b. Maryland, is enumerated in the home of J. B. McClane, age 50, B. Penn., and Ellen C., age 36 b. N.Y., along with several siblings.

MARRIAGE - "Samuel Matheny, over 21 & Eva McClane, over 18, m 11 Nov 1877 at house of John B. McClane; Lewis H. Judson, Deacon. Wit: Robt. T. Judson & John McClane #2099 pg 381".




MATHENY - At the family residence, near Gaston, Washington county, Oregon, Wednesday, May 29, 1901, at 9 a. m. Mrs. Eva Matheny, wife of Samuel Matheny, aged 44 years and 10 months. Deceased was a daughter of Mrs. Helen C. McClane and the late J. B. McClane, of this city, a native of Salem. She leaves a husband, five children, a mother, five brothers, and one sister to mourn her demise. J. B. McClane, of this city, is a brother. The funeral will be held from the residence of J. H. McCormick, in North Salem, at 2 p.m. today. Interment will be had in the Rural cemetery. 
Oregon Statesman 31 May 1901 8:2


Oregon Pioneer of 1856

FOREST GROVE, May 30. Mrs. Samuel Matheny, an Oregon Pioneer, died at her home last night, near Gaston, where she had resided 11 years, aged nearly 45 years. She was born in Maryland, and had resided in Oregon since 1856. Decease was a daughter of the late J. B. McClane, of Salem, who crossed the plains to Oregon with Dr. Marcus Whitman in 1836, and returned to Maryland.

Mrs. Matheny leaves a husband and the following children: Mrs. Joseph Breslor and Mrs. W. Stone, of Salem; Mrs. M. ]???] of Seattle; Miss Katherine Matheny, of Portland; and the Misses Marea, D[?], Stella, and Samuel Matheny, of Salem.

The funeral sermon will be preached at Salem tomorrow by Rev. David Lynch, at Gaston. Interment will be in the I.O.O.F. cemetery at that place

Oregonian, The (Portland, Oregon) 31 May 1901, pg 5


Eva E. 
2'd wife of 
Samuel Matheny 
July 22, 1856 
May 29, 1901


IOOF Register of Burials
DAR pg 30 Rigdon #14 
1870 OR CENSUS (Marion Co., North Salem Pct., pg 61) 
Marion Co. Oregon Marriage Records 1874-79 Vol III, pg 32 
Judson Genealogy

OS 31 May 1901 8:2

Oreg 31 May 1901, pg 5


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