Timothy Mather
These photos of Timothy Mather (son of Return Strong Mather and Patty Shepherd Clark) with his wife, Nancy Chapin, and his family of nine children are probably 100-150 years old.

Family of Timothy Mather and Nancy Chapin
Family of Timothy Mather and Nancy Chapin

Timothy and Nancy were married in 1850 in Hartford, Connecticut. These pictures were probably taken around that time.

Family of Timothy Mather and Nancy Chapin
Timothy with his five sons:
Walter Strong, Oliver Timothy, William Allen, Arthur, and Frank Henry Mather.

Family of Timothy Mather and Nancy Chapin
Timothy, about 1892, shortly before his death.
Family of Timothy Mather and Nancy Chapin
Julia Yale Mather Robertson, daughter.

Family of Timothy Mather and Nancy Chapin
Lydia Chapman Mather, daughter of Timothy and Nancy.
Family of Timothy Mather and Nancy Chapin
Front and back of a leather postcard sent to Julia

Family of Timothy Mather and Nancy Chapin

Family of Timothy Mather and Nancy Chapin
Will Mather with his wife Josie and Frank Mather Robertson, Julia's only child.

Family of Timothy Mather and Nancy Chapin
Account of the accident that probably took Oliver Mather's life.

Scanning by Fran Sunderland, a descendant.
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