...was born on April 16, 1839 in Mendon, NY. to Nathaniel and Huldah who were wealthy farmers. According to 1840 census, the farm was worth about $6,000 which was considered a lot of money. Mathias attended New York medical college and was trained as a surgeon.

NOTE: In the Main Cemetery, you will find the Lord headstones in: Area E - Lot 303 as shown on the above map.
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