Mattie J. Lewis
- Born: Aug 1858, Warren Co., N.C.
- Marriage: Adolphus Richard Wortham
- Died: Aug 1934, Midlothian, Chesterfield Co., VA. at age 76
- Buried: Elmwood Cemetery, Henderson, N.C.
The 1900 Federal Census for the City of Richmond, Madison Ward, VA, District 79 records the widow Mattie L. Wortham (Aug 1858 - NC/NC/NC) living with her sister, the widow Maggie E. Lyne (Jan 1864 - VA/VA/VA) and her 2 daughters Mattie L. Lyne (Jan 1884 - VA) and Georgia E. Lyne (July 1887 - VA). Maggie is a Ladies Tailor and Mattie is a Milliner.
The 1910 Federal Census for the City of Richmond, Ward 2, VA, District 138 records the widow Mattie R. Wortham (50 - NC/VA/VA) with her son Alexander S. Wortham (20) boarding at the home of William E. (54 - NC/NY/NC) and Fannie S. (40 - NC/NC/NC) Thurston at 17 3rd Street. Mattie has had 4 children all of whom are still living and is the Proprietor of a Millenary Shop while Alexander is a Solicitor for the Newspaper.
The 1920 Federal Census for the City of Richmond, Madison Ward, VA, District 148 records the widow Mattie Wortham (62 - NC/NC/NC) living at 323 East Franklin Street. She is working as a Milliner at a Store.
Mattie married Adolphus Richard Wortham, son of Richard Jordan Wortham and Anne Rebecca Britt. (Adolphus Richard Wortham was born on 18 Jan 1850 in Granville Co., N.C.,1 died on 6 Nov 1897 in Warren Co., N.C. 1 and was buried in Ben Wortham Cemetery, Vance Co., N.C..)