In 1881 Matilda was widowed and lived with her son Samuel, a farmer, and a daughter, Janet, in Dorchester, Middlesex, Ontario.
↑ "Canada Census, 1881," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MVDN-8B2 : accessed 9 January 2016), Matilda Wilson in household of Samuel Wilson, Dorchester North, Middlesex East, Ontario, Canada; citing p. 9; Library and Archives Canada film number C-13268, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 1,375,904.
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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Matilda by comparing test results with other carriers of her mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known mtDNA test-takers in her direct maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Matilda: