Chronology of Mathias Woodley:

 

Notes

[1] Minutes for the May session, 1786 held at Sunbury for the County of Northumberland: A petition for the division of Turbutt Township, allowed with the new township name of Derry. Among the petitioners is Mathias Woodley. [2] From the Pennsylvania Archives, 3rd series vol. xix: State tax for the county of Northumberland for the Year 1786, Mahoning Twp.: Woodley, Mathias, 175 acres, 1 horse, 2 cattle, tax: 6.0
[3] From the Pennsylvania Archives, 3rd series vol. xix: State tax for the county of Northumberland for the Year 1787, Derry Twp.: Woodley, Mathias, 135 acres, 2 horse, 1 cattle, tax: 5.6
[4] Memorial #446 of Mathias Woodly (sic), To his Excellency Thomas Carleton Esq. Brigadier General and Lieut. Governor of the Province of New Brunswick ...: Mathias Woodly most humbly showeth that your Memorialist has drew no land as yet and has pitched upon Lott No. 10 Dibbles Second Survey South Side Grand Lake. The man who drew it resides in the States. Therefore most humbly craves that your Excellency & Council will grant him said lot ... In Council 7th Feby 1788 - Complied with, Matthias Woodley as his, No. 10 an ungranted lot second range Grand Lake. Recd 25th Jany 1788.
[5] Notices from New Jersey Newspapers, 1781 - 1790, by Thomas B. Wilson, Records of New Jersey, Volume I, Hunterdon House, Lambertville, NJ, 1988, page 264.
[6] 1790 census for Northumberland County, PA. Mathias Woodley is the 14th name from the top on the left hand side of the page.
[7] 1800 census for Derry Township Northumberland County, PA. Matthew Woodly is on page 786/160, film #37.
[8] From Church Records of St. James Episcopal Church, “At a meeting of the Congregation of St. James Episcopal Church held at Emmanuel Church of the German Lutherans in Muncy Creek Township, Lycoming County, State of Pennsylvania on the thirtieth day of August A.D. 1819. Officers were chosen … Mathias Woodley, Vestryman”

 

Census Summary for the family of Mathias (1755 – 1825) and Sarah Kinney Woodley, of Lycoming County, Pennsylvania
  Name b. 17901 18002 18103 18204 18305 1840 1850 1860 1870 died married
H Matthias c.1755 ge 16 ge 45 ge 45 ge 45 decd         1825  
W Sarah Kinney 1763 yes 26 lt 45 ge 45 decd           1817 c 1781
                           
Ch1 George 1783 lt 16 nf 26 lt 456 [ge 45] 40 lt 507 [60 lt 708] 66 decd   1851  
w SarahGreen 1783   16 lt 269 26 lt 45 26 lt 45 40 lt 50 50 lt 60 65 7710 868 1872 1807
                           
Ch2 David 1786 lt 16 10 lt 16 16 lt 26 decd           c 1814  
w MaryCorson c.1797   lt 1011 10 lt 1612 16 lt 2613 30 lt 4014         bef 1841 c 1814
                           
Ch3 Mathias 1788 lt 16 10 lt 16 16 lt 26 decd           1813  
                           
Ch4 Richard 1789 lt 16 10 lt 16 16 lt 26 26 lt 45 30 lt 40 40 lt 5015 [56] [64] decd 1861  
w1 Mary Blaker c.1800       16 lt 26 20 lt 30 decd       1833-35 1815-1817
w2 Mary Mosteller c.1814           20 lt 30 36 decd   c 1855 1835-1837
                           
Ch5 Sarah 1791   lt 10 16 lt 26 26 lt 4516 decd         1826  
h George Farr 1792       26 lt 45 40 lt 5017 40 lt 5018 58 nf decd 1863 c 1813
                           
Ch6 Anthony 1793   lt 10 16 lt 26 26 lt 45 [20 lt 30] 40 lt 5019 [50] 66 decd 1864  
w Hannah Van Fleet 1798     10 lt 16 16 lt 26 30 lt 40 40 lt 50 52 62 decd 1864 c 1815
                           
Ch7 Kenerchy 1795   lt 10 10 lt 16 16 lt 26 nf 40 lt 5020 [65]21 nf nf 1872  
h Wm Van Buskirk 1781         nf [40 lt 50] 69 decd   1850 c 1821
                           
Ch8 Abraham 1796   lt 10 10 lt 16 18 lt 26 30 lt 40 decd       1837  
w AnnFarley 1801         20 lt 30 30 lt 4015 nf nf decd 1864 c 1825
                           
Ch9 Martin 1796   lt 10 10 lt 16 18 lt 26 30 lt 40 decd       1834  
w Ann Blaker c.1801     lt 1022   30 lt 40 30 lt 4023 45 5824 69 aft 1885 c 1825
                           
Ch10 John 1798   lt 10 10 lt 16 18 lt 26 30 lt 4025 30 lt 4026 5127 decd   1860  
w MaryRogers 1811         15 lt 20 20 lt 30 39 4927 6227 1872 1828
                           
Ch11 Jacob 1801     lt 10 18 lt 26 20 lt 3028 nf 4729 decd   1852  
w1 Susanna Weaver 1812         15 lt 20     4530 58 1884 1829
w2 Martha Lake 1810             40 50 nf 1882 1844
                           
Ch12 Rebecca 1803     lt 10 16 lt 26 decd .       bef 1825  
                           
Ch13 Hannah 1805     lt 10 10 lt 16 20 lt 30 30 lt 4031 4531 5524 6532 1871  
h Jesse Blaker 1800       30 lt 40 40 lt 50 47 60 73 aft 1875 1826
                           
GD1 Jane, d/o David 1814       lt 1033 15 lt 2034 30 lt 4035 34     1852