Matilda was born in Ohio according to census documents. She married George Washington McGuire 24 Feb 1872 at Webster Co., IA. They had seven children.
Matilda Needham first married Squire Thomas McGuire (16225825) (1849-1917) on 10 Mar 1870 at Lehigh, Webster Co., IA. They soon divorced, only to marry his older brother, George Washington McGuire on 24 Feb 1872.
(This is NOT the Matilda Needham (B: 1815 OH) who became the third wife of Squire McGuire. It is the SAME Matilda Ann Needham who married Squire Thomas McGuire on 10 Mar 1870 only to divorce him and marry Squire Thomas McGuire's (1849-1917) brother, Geroge W. McGuire in 1872. -- David Bays)