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Matthews Flournoy

June 21, 1732
March 26, 1793
Home Town:
Prince Edward County, VA
Later Residences:
Georgetown, KY
Elizabeth Ann Pryor Smith Flournoy (unknown)
Biographical Notes:
Matthews Flournoy was the son of Huguenot immigrants. He removed his family to Kentucky from Virginia. His home in Georgetown still stands. Family genealogy and newspapers give accounts of his death in an altercation with Indigenous people while journeying back to Kentucky in 1793.

Secondary Sources:
Find a Grave accessed 2023-05-30

Rivers, Flournoy, "The Flournoy Family" The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography Vol. 2, No. 2 (Oct.,1894), pp. 190-213: Virginia Historical Society
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