no image
Privacy Level: Open (White)

Mathew T. Shoptaw (abt. 1838 - 1920)

Mathew T. Shoptaw
Born about in Kentucky, United Statesmap
Son of and [mother unknown]
Husband of — married about 1860 in Arkansas, United Statesmap
[children unknown]
Died in Sallisaw, Sequoyah, Oklahoma, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 25 Jun 2019
This page has been accessed 44 times.

Biography

Pvt Mathew Shoptaw served in the United States Civil War.
Enlisted: Aug 12, 1862
Mustered out: mmm dd, yyyy
Side: CSA
Regiment(s): Co E, 34th Regiment Arkansas Infantry
Pvt Mathew Shoptaw served in the United States Civil War.
Enlisted: Sep 1, 1863
Mustered out: mmm dd, 1865
Side: USA
Regiment(s): Co K, 1st Regiment Arkansas Infantry

Company E, 34th Regiment Arkansas Infantry (Confederate), US Civil War

Civil War Confederate Service: SHOPTAW, M.T. Pvt - Enl 12 Aug 1862 in Crawford Co, AR. Absent sick 28 Feb 1863. [Link]



Company K, 1st Regiment Arkansas Volunteer Infantry (Union), US Civil War

Civil War Union Service: SHAPTAW, MATHEW T. Pvt Enl 1 Sep 1863 at Van Buren, AR. Age 26, farmer, ht 5' 8", eyes blue, hair lt, complx lt, born in Mead Co, KY. Daily duty in QM Dept Jan 1865. [Link]



Matthew was born in 1838. He was the son of James Shoptaw. He passed away July 20, 1920 in Oklahoma.


Sources

  • "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch(https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M67D-K92 : 12 April 2016), Mathew Shoptaw in household of James Shoptaw, Pope county, Pope, Arkansas, United States; citing family 415, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch(https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MNWD-1N1 : 12 August 2017), Matt T Shoptaw, 1880; citing enumeration district ED 95, sheet 192A, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d), roll 0050; FHL microfilm 1,254,050. Delaware, Logan County, Arkansas
  • Death of a son: "Minnesota, County Deaths, 1850-2001," database with images, FamilySearch(https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QPCX-DVK1 : 1 February 2019), Matthew T Shoptaw in household of Matt Shoptaw, Rochester Township, Olmsted, Minnesota, United States; citing Death, various county courthouses, Minnesota.
  • Civil War Pension: Company K 1st Arkansas Infantry Pension filed 1882 November 6 "United States General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QJDP-CN5X : 13 March 2018), Mathew T Shoptaw, 1882.
  • "Arkansas Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865," database, FamilySearch(https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FZV6-5PD : 27 November 2014), Mathew Shoptaw, ; from "Compiled Service Records of Volunteer Union Soldiers Who Served in Organizations from the State of Arkansas," database, Fold3.com (http://www.fold3.com : n.d.); citing NARA microfilm publication M399 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1963), roll 50.
  • "United States Veterans Administration Pension Payment Cards, 1907-1933," database with images, FamilySearch(https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2MKY-S5K : 11 March 2018), Mathew T Shoptaw, 1907-1933; citing NARA microfilm publication M850 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,636,082.


More Genealogy Tools



Sponsored Search




Is Mathew your ancestor? Please don't go away!
 star icon Login to collaborate or comment, or
 star icon ask our community of genealogists a question.
Sponsored Search by Ancestry.com

DNA
No known carriers of Mathew's ancestors' DNA have taken a DNA test.

Have you taken a DNA test? If so, login to add it. If not, see our friends at Ancestry DNA.

Sponsored by Ancestry ®

Family History Search.

Simplified.

Enter a grandparent's name. Just one grandparent can lead you to many discoveries.

Comments

Leave a message for others who see this profile.
There are no comments yet.
Login to post a comment.