Matilda Shay Case Vandakin

, 1789– , 1855

Possibly born in Maryland or New Jersey. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] 1850 U.S. census, Moultrie Co., Illinois, p. 378A, Matilda Vadekin; NARA microfilm publication M432, roll 122. 1900 U.S. census, Wyandotte Ward 1, Wayne Co., Michigan, p. 12A, Lydia Clark; NARA microfilm publication T623, roll 755. U.S. census digital images from (, accessed Sept. 2015). “United States War of 1812 Index to Pension Application Files, 1812–1910,” database and images, (, accessed Oct. 2015), Matilda Case; citing Military Unit Lieut and Capt N Y Mil, NARA microfilm publication M313. Moultrie County (Illinois), County Clerk, “Births, marriages, deaths, 1843–1927; indexes, 1843–1981,” M. Case; from Moultrie County courthouse, Sullivan, IL; FHL microfilm 1312673, FHL. “Illinois, State Census Collection, 1825–1865,” 1855 Iowa state census, Township 13, Moultrie Co., Illinois, p. 76, Matila Vadakin; database and digital images, (, accessed Oct. 2015); from Illinois State Archives, Springfield, IL. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Oct. 2015), Matilda Shay 2794-GGH .