Mathukunju and Chathanthra Branch Mathukunju
3.((1931-19010 Mathenkunju (1831-1901) Mariamma,Chakalayil Achiyamma,
Puthenkavil) Children: IV. 1. Annamma 2.Unnoonni ( Kuruvila
Cherian) 3.Kochappy ( Kuruvila Kunju Cherian) 4. Avarachen ( Chathnthra
Fr. Abraham) 5. Chackochen (Mundakathil) 6. Kunjannamma 7.
Kunjaccamma 8.Unnoonniyamma Mathukunju Valliappan, the second son and the
ancestor of the Chathanthra branch was born in 1831 and died in 1901. He played
a prominent role in the Synod of Mulamthuruthy Synod held in 1876 called by
Patriarch Peter III of Antioch. As his older brother Moothakunju died at 36,
Mathukunju took care of his brother s properties also. Like his father,
Mathukunju also was very industrious and had several workers from all sections
of the society. Mathukunju married Mariamma from Kottayam Chakalayil family
and they had one daughter, Annamma in the marriage.
IV.1. Annamma was
married to Aviott Achen from Kottarakara.
After the death of Mariamma,
Mathukunju married Achiyamma from Puthenkavil Puthenveetil Aazhikkakathu. In
the second marriage, Mathukunju had 4 sons, Kuruvila Cherian (Unnoonni),
Kuruvila KunjuOommen (Kochappy), Avarachen ( Chathanthra Achen Rev. Fr.
Abraham), and Chackochen ( Mundakathil)and 3 daughters, Kunjannamma,
Kunjaccamma, and Unnoonniyamma.
IV. 6. Kunjannamma (b 1877)was married to
Eapen Panicker of Kalluppara Adagapurathu.
4 IV.7. Kunjaccamma (b
1879) of was married to Oommachen of Muttar Pulikikalthil house.
Unnoonniyamma (b 1881) was married to Mani of Kottayam Valanjattil
IV. Unnoonni (B. 1869) Aleyamma,
Akkara Children: V. 1. Saramma 2.Sosamma 3.Mariamma 4.
Kunjannamma 5.Accamma 6. Unnoonniyamma 8. Papachen 9.
Kochappy Unnoonni (b1869) the eldest son married Aleyamma, the daughter of
Akkara Kunju from Kottayam Akkara family.
They had 6 daughters and 2 sons
in that marriage
. V. 1. Saramma was married to Mathukutty Kayamkulam
V.2. Sosamma was married to Advocate Joseph Thumpamon
Pallivathukal 5 Mariamma was married to Kochupappi Mavelikara
Banglavil. V.3. Kunjannamma was married to Pothachen from Kottayam
Vanjithattil family. V. 4. Accamma was married to Abraham Pulikiezh
Thaikadavil. V.4. Unnoonniyamma (Died young) V. 8. Papachen Mariamma,
Poovathur Children: VI. 1. Baby 2. Chackochen 3.Kochu Pappachen,
the eldest son of Unnoonni Valiappan, married Mariamma Poovathur family in
Chegannoor. They have 2 sons, Baby and Chackochen, and a daughter, Kochu. VI.
Kochu ( Aleyamma) was married to Babu (M.O. Kuruvila) of Thalavady Mamootil.(she
has two sons and one daughter,her husband and one son are added to
heaven) VI. 1. Baby Ponnamma Children: VII. 1. Joy 2. Premi 3.
Mathukutty 4. Kochumon 5 Baby (P.K. Cherian) married Ponnamma of
Ayurporickel Ponnamma. They have 2 daughters, Joy, and Premi, and 2 sons,
Mathukutty and Kochumon ( Linu P. Cherian). VII. 1. Joy is married to Very
Rev Fr. Baby John of Kaninatti Ikkattutharayil family . She has 2 sons. VII.
2. Premi is married to K. K. Mathew Panicker 0f Kundara Maranad Kuzhikkel
Azhiyathu family. She has a son and a daughter VII. 3.
Mathukutty Reni Child: VIII. Nithin VII. 3. Mathukutty (Mathew P
Cherian) is married to Reni from Nagerkovil Karippalil family. Mathukutty is a
charted accountant and presently works in an insurance company in Dubai. Nithin
Mathew is their son. 4. Kochumon (Linu P Cherian) Gijina Child VIII.
Anna Kochumon (Linu P Cherian)is married to Gijina from Kadavara family
Plappally,Kottarakkara. Kochumon is doing own business at Kundra. Anna is their
VI. 2. Chackochen (P K Chacko) Marykutty Children:
VII. 1. Rinu 2. Rajeev 3. Reena Chackochen, the 2nd son of Pappachen
is married to Marykutty of Maramon Madolil (Pullavalil) family. They have 2
sons, Rinu and Rajeev one daughter Reena (Both Chackochen& Marykutty entered
the kingdom of God in the year 2007) VII. 3. Rena is a staff nurse in St.
Stephen s Hospital, New Delhi; she is married to Thomas P Chacko of
Plamthottathil family Valakkuzhy. VII. 1. Rinu Biji Children VIII 1.
Rijin (Son) 2. Rijeena (Daughter) Rinu has Masters Degree in Business
Administration and diploma in journalism/ Sales &Marketing. He works for a
private firm. He is married to Biji of Mavelil family, Kaviyoor .they have a son
& a daughter. VII. 2. Rajeev Bessy Child VIII. Reba
(daughter) Rajeev has completed hotel management course and working. He is
married to Bessy of Malayil family Kallooppara.they have a daughter
Kochappy Mariamma Children: VI. 1. Kunju 2. Raju 3,
Lizzykutty Kochappy ( Cherian George), the second son of Unnoonni married
Mariamma from Thazhathu Ikkara Nalpathil. They have a daughter, Lizykutty and 2
sons, Kunju ( P.G. Cherian) and Raju ( C.G. Mathew). VI. 3. Lizykutty married
Thukalan Kochukurup of Mulamthuruthy Pullukad family. VI. 1. P.G. Cherian
(Kunju) 1924-1980 Ammini Theveril Children: VII. 1. Cicily 2.
Shirly 3. Alice 4. Anu 5. Georgy Kunju married Ammini from Viyapuram
Pullipadavil Thevaril family. He was a KLDC contractor. He died in 1980 at the
age of 56. Kunju has 4 daughters, Cicily, Shirly, Alice, and Anu and a son,
Georgy. VII. 1. Cicily married Kunjumone Kaipattor Valiaveetil. ( K.S.
Daniel, B.Sc. B.Ed.) He retired as Kaipattoor Government High School
headmaster. VII. 2. Shirly married Thevalakara Mathew Vaidyan (Joy) VII.
3. Alice married Adoor Edavampoykayil Oommen Philip (Raju) VII. 4. Anu
married Punnose George of Vakathanam Ennasseril Karukulath family. VII. 5.
Georgi Reni Children: Jisha : Nisha
Georgy, the only son of
Kunju married Reni (Raimol) daughter of Dr. A.V. George of Chathannoor
Aluvilayil family.Georgy. Works for the Saudi Arabia oil company, Arab Drill. He
has 2 daughters Shiva. VI. 2. Raju Chellamma Children: VII. 1.
Merlin, 2. Merina, 3. Mercy 4. Joji Raju ( C.G. Mathew) the 2nd son of
Kochappy married Chellamma, Avarachen of Kumarakom Kattathara family. Rahu has
been living in Singapore for many years.They have 3 daughters, Merlin, Merina,
and Mercy, and a son, Joji. VII. 1. Merlin is married to Mezhuvali Thadathil
Thampan ( T.K. Thomas). VII. 2. Merina is married to Rev. Nathaniel of
Chicago. VII. 3. Mercy is married to Sam. VII. 3. Joji, the only son of
Raju is a medical student in Manipal.
IV. 2. Kuruvila Kunju
Oommen Kujannamma. Kadavathummuruyil Children: V. Annamma Kuruvilakunju
Oommen ( Kochappy) the 2nd son of 3 Mathukunju Chathanthra 1871-
1897 Kochappy married Kunjannamma of Vennikulam Kaduvathummuriyil
family. 6 Annamma, their only daughter was married Papachen of Kottayam
Poonithara family. IV. 3.Avarachen ( Chathanthra Fr. P.M.
Abraham) Aleyamma, Poyalail Children: V. 1. Baby 2. Kunjukunju 3.
Aleykuttty 4. Dr. Kunjamma 5. Marikuty 6. Thankamma Avarachen ( Rev.
Fr. Abraham), the 3rd son of Mathukunju Chathanthra,. Fr, Abraham married
Aleyamma of Kozhenchery Poiyalil family. They have 2 sons, P. A. Mathew (Baby)
and P.A. George (Kunjukunju), and 4 daughters, Kunjamma, Marikutty, Aleykutty,
and Thankamma. V. 4.Kunjamma is physician. She married K. T,. Zachariah of
Puthupally Kuzhiyaditha family. V. 5. Marikutty married C.M. Joseph of
Mavelikara Karuthedathu family. V. 3. Aleykutty married Kunjukunju of
Channakeril Pupallil family. V. 6. Thankamma Chathanthra married Mathukutty
Vennikulam Manjalore family. .V.1. Baby (P.A. Mathew) Marikutty,
Kollemkeril Children: VII. 1. Molly 2. Moni 3. Mohan P.A. Mathew,
(Babychayan) graduated in 1936 and joined the Indian Customs department. He was
an honest efficient officer and he served in Madras, Delhi, and Bangalore and
retired as Customs Collector in 1969. He spent his remaining years in Aymanam,
died and buried in St. Johns Church Mepral. Babychayan was married to
Marikutty of Kottayam Kollamkeril family. .They have 2 daughters, Molly and
Moni, and a son Mohan. 4 Molly married Dr. George Kuruvilla of Pulikiezh
Pandampadavil family. 7 Moni ( Mary Cherian) is a professor in Chegannoor
Christian college. She is married to Prof. Cherian George ( Joy) Thumpamon
Vadakedath family. Joy is a professor in Pathanamthitta Catholicate College and
did his postgraduate studies in anesthesiology in Vellore Christian VI. 3.
Mohan (Dr. Mohan Mathew) Shina, Konat Children: VII 2 Daughters Mohan (
Dr. Mohan Mathew). Mohan is a graduate of Kottayam Medical College and he did
his postgraduate studies in anesthesiology on Vellore Christian Medical College.
He worked for several years in Kolaencherry medical Mission hospital and Doha
Emirate hospital. He is the chief of anesthesiology in P.M.V Hospital,
Vernacular. He is one of the directors of LakeShore Hospital Eranakulam.He is
good hockey player also.Mohan is married to Shina, the daughter of Konat Abraham
Malpan. V. 2. P.I. George ( Kunjukunju) Dr. Saramma Children: VI. 1.
Alice 2. Saly 3. Nisy , 4. Siby Kunjuchayan, the second son of Fr. Abraham,
after graduation joined the Indian income tax service. As brilliant officer he
was highly regarded. He served as income tax officer in many districts. After
retirement in 1973, he continued his private practice in Kottayam. Presently he
leads a retirement life in Mepral.He is married to Dr. Saramma, daughter of W.I.
Cherian, Wattasseril. She a dentist by profession. P.I. George has 3
daughters, Alice, Saly and Nisy, and a son Siby. VI. 1. Alice married K.M.
Eapen of Mavelikara Puthumadathil Kandathil house. He is the senior manager of
the cashew development corporation in Kollam. VI. 2. Sali married to K.T.
George of Pukadiyil family. George is the managing director of Chemical Ltd.,
Mavelikara and Sali is a zoology professor in Thiruvella Marthoma
College. VI. 3. Sissy is married to Roy Mathew Muthoottu, Kozhenchery. Roy is
successful planter and owns several theatres in Trivandrum. VI. 3. Siby (
Abraham P. George) Saly Children: VII. 1. Sarah 2. Sandra
3.Stepanos Siby is the only son of P.A. George. In 1984 he acquired the CA
(charted accountant degree with distinction and he is practicing in Mumbai as
appellate judge in Income Tax Department. He also took his LLB degree from MG
university with first rank in 1997. He has written several articles in financial
magazines like Economic Times and the journal of the Charted Accountants of
India. Ciby is married to Saly, the daughter of Joseph of Chelad Neendukunnel
family. They have 2 daughters, Sarah, and Sandra, and a son, Stephanos. IV.
5. Kochu Chakochen ( Jacob Mathew), Mundakathil Annamma,
Poovemvelil Children: V. 1. Thankamma 2. Ammini 4 Jacob Mathew ( Kochu
Chackochen, Mudakathil) Kochu Chackochen, commonly called Mundakathil Appapan
is the 3rd son of Chathanthra Mathukunju. He was one of the most loving and
affectionate people our grandfathers generation I can think of. Kochu
Chackochen married Annamma of Niranam Poovanvelil family.They had only 2
daughters, Thankamma and Ammini. V. 1. Thankamma married Johnnykutty from
Thottakad Olikara family. V. 2. Ammini married K.C. Mathaichen of Kalluppara
Kottackel family. Mathaichen is an electrical engineer. They have 3 sons,
Kunjukunju, Kochumon and Georgy, and 2 daughters, Kunju Mariamma and Thankam.
Kunju Mariamma is in United States