Mathias Judy was born 29 Dec 1847, the son of Daniel and Mary Reagle Judy. He was the fifth of seven children. Mathias Judy lived on Rt. 19 in Fairview Township, Mercer County. He was a farmer and a teacher.
He is mentioned in the in the Story of the One Room School House by Mr. & Mrs. Beringer, on page 55, under Orr School (Chestnut Grove School), "Mathias (Si) Judy, the last teacher in the log school, grieved as he stood by the great fireplace of his weather-beaten school."
Mathias Judy died 3 Feb 1935.