When Mattie Gasaway was born on May 2, 1882, in Texas, her father, Henry, was 43, and her mother, Mary, was 37. She married James Samuel White on August 9, 1903. They had four children in 14 years. She died on August 15, 1971, in Wilson, Oklahoma, at the age of 89, and was buried in Love, Oklahoma.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Mattie 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 Mattie: