The following data is extracted from Gazetteer of Lamoille County, Vermont, for 1883-84.
James Matthews, one of the earliest settlers, located on road 18, upon the farm now owned by A. C. Hill. He married Clarissa Ketchum, and reared a family of eleven children, eight of whom are now living. He died March 6, 1868, aged seventy-five years. His son, Leonard, who has carried the mail between Morrisville and the Four Corners since 1875, was born here in 1826.
Source: Gazetteer of Lamoille County, Vermont, for 1883-84