Matheny, Noah W.
Born: 1815-07-31 Saint Clair County, Illinois
Died: 1877-04-30 Springfield, Illinois
The second son of Charles R. Matheny, Noah W. Matheny assisted his father in the Sangamon County clerk’s office as soon as he could write. When his father died, Noah Matheny became the Sangamon County clerk
Joseph Wallace, Past and Present of the City of Springfield and Sangamon County Illinois (Chicago: S. J. Clarke, 1904), 2:1134-35; John Carroll Power and S. A. Power, History of the Early Settlers of Sangamon County, Illinois (Springfield, IL: Edwin A. Wilson, 1876), 479; Gravestone, Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, IL.