She died in 1859 in Thompson Valley, Tazewell, Virginia, United States.
↑ "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M8DR-Y53 : 9 November 2014), Matilda Thompson in household of Wm Thompson, Tazewell county, part of, Tazewell, Virginia, United States; citing family 36, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Matilda by comparing test results with other carriers of her ancestors' 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: