User Profile :: MATHEN VARKEY (Varkey Magistrate)

ID: PL.1.2.3
Parent: ITHAK MATHEN
Children : P.V.MATHAI, P.V.ISAAC (ISACUTTY), DR.P.V.CHERIAN (Cheriachen), ACHAMMA (KUNJAMMA), CHECHAMMA, SARAMMA, MARIAM, MAMMY
Family : Palathinkal

Married Achamma, daughter of Karppuzha Thayyil Cherian

Mathen Varkey  was a Magistrate in Travancore service.

Probably due to his constant contacts with English officers and missionaries, he opted to join the Anglican Church, the then Church Mission Society (CMS) of India.

Kottayam Public Library was started in 1882, as \'Reading Club\'. P.Varkey.Mathai was its Joint Secretary along with its founder Arch Deacon John Kaily (as per Njananikshepam January 2007 issue)

Children: Three sons P.V.Mathai, P.V.Isaac, P.V.Cherian and five daughters Achamma (Kunjamma), Chechamma, Saramma, Mariam and Mammy.

Varkey Magistrate died in 1923.  Achamma died in 1924.

 
Palathinkal Family Kottayam Palathinkal Root Kalathoor Ancheryl Palathinkal Ullattil Arackal