Thomas Ruckman Williams

M, b. 16 September 1826, d. 27 April 1918
     Thomas Ruckman Williams was born on 16 September 1826 at Tiffin, Seneca Co., OH. He was the son of Elisha Williams and Hannah Harrison. Thomas Ruckman Williams married Mary Etta Moyer on 24 November 1853 at Chesterfield Twp., Fulton Co., OH. Thomas Ruckman Williams died on 27 April 1918 at age 91.

Children of Thomas Ruckman Williams and Mary Etta Moyer

Tilden Williams

M, b. 1851
     Tilden Williams married Emma Pocock. Tilden Williams was born in 1851 at Wauseon, Fulton Co., OH. He was the son of Jeremiah McLain Williams and Matilda Biddle.

Tilden James Williams

M, b. 20 December 1869
     Tilden James Williams was born on 20 December 1869. He was the son of William Fielding Williams and Elnora Wright.

Tillie Williams

F
     Tillie Williams was the daughter of Edward Tiffin Williams.

Tom G. Williams

M, b. 17 February 1909, d. 30 July 2002
     Tom G. Williams was born on 17 February 1909. He was the son of Oscar E. Williams and Floy A. Knapp. Tom G. Williams married Lottie Barco, daughter of Alston Barnett Barco and Maude Olive Teeter, in 1933 at Madison Co., FL. Tom G. Williams died on 30 July 2002 at age 93. He was buried in August 2002 at Pinecrest Memory Garden Cemetery, Moultrie, Colquitt Co., GA, Findagrave #144267651.

Ulysses Grant Williams

M, b. 18 March 1865, d. 24 December 1942
     Ulysses Grant Williams was born on 18 March 1865 at Fulton Co., OH.1 He was the son of John Harrison Williams and Ann Struble.1 Ulysses Grant Williams married Caroline Louise Ransom on 29 June 1916. Ulysses Grant Williams died on 24 December 1942 at age 77.

Citations

  1. [S736] 1880 Federal Census, Fulton County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 1018; FHL #1255018.

Velma Caroline Williams1

F, b. 20 April 1910
     Velma Caroline Williams was born on 20 April 1910 at Maryland, Ogle Co., IL.1 She was the daughter of William Williams and Martha L. Stover.1

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 591.

Victor Francis Williams

M, b. 18 June 1904, d. 3 March 1989
     Victor Francis Williams was born on 18 June 1904 at Guilford, ME. He was the son of John Sumner Williams and Helen Katherine Montgomery. Victor Francis Williams married Lyne Starling Smith, daughter of Col. Thomas Lee Smith and Lyne Starling Pepper, on 13 October 1928 at Washington, D.C.. Victor Francis Williams was buried in 1989 at Frankfort Cemetery, Frankfort, Franklin Co., KY. He died on 3 March 1989 at Mayfield, Graves Co., KY, at age 84.

Vincent Williams

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     Vincent Williams married Mary Gilmore, daughter of Smith Gilmore and Priscilla Mudd, in 1848 at Hardin Co., KY.

Virginia Williams1

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     Virginia Williams was the daughter of Andrew J. Williams.1 Virginia Williams married Rev. William G. Moyer, son of Joseph C. Moyer and Elizabeth Garges.1

Children of Virginia Williams and Rev. William G. Moyer

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 249.

Virginia Patricia Williams

F, b. 14 March 1924
     Virginia Patricia Williams was born on 14 March 1924. She married Clyde Roy Courtney.

Walter Williams

M, b. circa 1882
     Walter Williams was born circa 1882 at Indiana. He married Dora Effie Brock, daughter of John Brock and Della M. Roberson, circa 1904.

Walter Lowrie Williams1

M, b. April 1856, d. before 1925
     Walter Lowrie Williams was born in April 1856 at Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of Rev. Lewis Willams and Susan Caroline Larimore.1 Walter Lowrie Williams married Flora Anna Williams in September 1889.
Note: 1900 census appears to indicate that Walter reported 1 child born, still living, but the entry has a strike-through. Possibly there was a first marriage, with a child. DLB 2011. Walter Lowrie Williams died before 1925.

Citations

  1. [S1418] 1880 Federal Census, Ohio County, West Virginia. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 1410; FHL #1255410.

Walter S. Williams

M, b. 16 June 1883, d. 7 February 1968
     Walter S. Williams was born on 16 June 1883 at Washington Co., IN. He was the son of Benjamin F. Williams and Amanda B. Wyatt. Walter S. Williams married Ona Gayle Anderson, daughter of Isaac Lewis Anderson and Amanda Jane Kettrey, on 11 February 1903 at Martin Co., IN. Walter S. Williams died on 7 February 1968 at Remington, Jasper Co., IN, at age 84. He was buried in February 1968 at Remington Cemetery, Remington, Jasper Co., IN.

Children of Walter S. Williams and Ona Gayle Anderson

Wilbur Williams

M, b. 31 July 1870, d. 13 September 1935
     Wilbur Williams was born on 31 July 1870. He married Alice M. High. Wilbur Williams died on 13 September 1935 at age 65. He was buried in September 1935 at Union Cemetery, Pleasant Valley, Jo Daviess Co., IL, Findagrave #13900698.

Child of Wilbur Williams and Alice M. High

William Williams1

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     William Williams was the son of John Williams and Viola (?)1 William Williams was Church of the Brethren.1 Occupation: Poultry Dealer at Maryland, Ogle Co., IL.1 He married Martha L. Stover, daughter of Daniel L. Stover and Caroline Ruppert, in 1909, Ceremony by Rev. E. E. Keiser.1 William Williams lived in 1926 at Maryland, Ogle Co., IL.1

Children of William Williams and Martha L. Stover

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 591.

William Williams1

M, b. 24 April 1926, d. 14 July 2012
     William Williams was born on 24 April 1926 at Ohio City, Van Wert Co., OH.1 He was the son of Franklin Jefferson Williams and Anna Bell Windle.1 William Williams died on 14 July 2012 at Lima, Allen Co., OH, at age 86 Obituary (findagrave.com):

William R. Williams, 86, died at 5:58 p.m. July 14, 2012, at St. Rita's Medical Center.

He was born April 24, 1926, in Ohio City to Franklin R. and Anna B. Windle Williams, who preceded him in death. On Dec. 24, 1946, he married Ruth E. Gladwell, who survives.

Mr. Williams was a longtime pastor of Free Methodist Churches in Ohio. He also ministered at First Church of the Nazarene. He had a trade in auto body work. He was a member of the Hover Park Neighborhood Association, Lima, where he held several officer positions. He was a loving husband and father. He was an Army veteran.

Survivors also include three sons, Franklin R. Williams, of Toledo, David A. (Rebecca) Williams, of Cincinnati, and James M. (Cheryl) Williams, of Louisiana; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; two brothers, Charles (Esther) Williams, of Fostoria, and Robert (Georgia) Williams, of Lima, who is his identical twin.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, James and Thomas Williams; and a sister, Esther Hotter.

Services will begin at 11 a.m. Thursday at First Church of the Nazarene. The Rev. James M. Williams will officiate and will be assisted by the Rev. Dan Campbell. Burial will be in Bluelick Cemetery, with military rites by Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1275.

He was buried in July 2012 at Blue Lick Cemetery, Lima, Allen Co., OH, Find A Grave Memorial# 93789377.

Citations

  1. [S4132] 1930 Federal Census, Van Wert County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 1890; FHL #2341624.

William C. Williams

M, b. April 1880
     William C. Williams was born in April 1880 at Adams Twp., Madison Co., IN. He was the son of Daniel Webster Williams and Emily Adaline Reger.

William Clyde Williams

M, b. 1872, d. 31 October 1930
     William Clyde Williams was born in 1872 at Ohio. He married Sarah Florence Nye, daughter of Edward Quincy Nye and Caroline Adelia Clippinger, circa 1921 at Cook Co., IL. William Clyde Williams died on 31 October 1930 at Portland, Multnomah Co., OR.

William Fielding Williams

M, b. 10 May 1829, d. 12 September 1914
     William Fielding Williams was born on 10 May 1829 at Seneca Co., OH. He was the son of Elisha Williams and Hannah Harrison. William Fielding Williams married Elnora Wright, daughter of John Wright and Mary (?), on 25 March 1853 at Liberty Center, Fulton Co., OH. William Fielding Williams died on 12 September 1914 at Fulton Co., OH, at age 85.

Children of William Fielding Williams and Elnora Wright

William George Williams1

M, b. circa 1848
     William George Williams was born circa 1848 at Kentucky.1 He was the son of (?) Williams and Elizabeth H. Dryden.1

Citations

  1. [S2344] 1850 Federal Census, Franklin County, Kentucky. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 200.

William Henry Williams

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     William Henry Williams married Mary Jane Pilant.

Child of William Henry Williams and Mary Jane Pilant

William Hudson Williams1

M, b. circa 1852, d. before 1925
     William Hudson Williams was born circa 1852 at Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of Rev. Lewis Willams and Susan Caroline Larimore.1 William Hudson Williams died before 1925.

Citations

  1. [S1418] 1880 Federal Census, Ohio County, West Virginia. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 1410; FHL #1255410.

William Ronald Williams1

M, b. 2 July 1913
     William Ronald Williams was born on 2 July 1913 at Maryland, Ogle Co., IL.1 He was the son of William Williams and Martha L. Stover.1

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 591.

William Thomas Williams Jr.1

M, b. 6 February 1846, d. 1926
     William Thomas Williams Jr. was born on 6 February 1846 at Mt. Vernon, Jefferson Co., IL, Williams family details from Scharf-Hershey Family Tree, genealogy prepared by ScharfW, online at ancestry.com.1 He married Irena B. Jarrell on 6 February 1870 at Jefferson Co., IL. Occupation: Surveyor in 1880 at Mt. Vernon Twp., Jefferson Co., IL.1 William Thomas Williams Jr. died in 1926 at Mt. Vernon, Jefferson Co., IL.

Child of William Thomas Williams Jr. and Irena B. Jarrell

Citations

  1. [S499] 1880 Federal Census, Jefferson County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 0216; FHL #1254216.

William W. Williams1

M, b. circa 1878
     William W. Williams was born circa 1878 at Washington, D.C..1 He was the son of William Wilberforce Williams and Lucy Neil.1

Citations

  1. [S136] 1880 Federal Census, Washington, D.C.. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 0123; FHL #1254123.

William Wilberforce Williams1

M, b. 9 October 1842
     William Wilberforce Williams began military service U. S. Navy, Major.
Note: per 1880 census, both parents born in Ohio.2 He was born on 9 October 1842. He married Lucy Neil, daughter of Robert Elkin Neil and Jane Marshall Sullivant, on 20 December 1871.1 William Wilberforce Williams lived in 1880 at Washington, D.C; Occupation: Navy Pay Master.2

Children of William Wilberforce Williams and Lucy Neil

Citations

  1. [S20] Joseph Sullivant, A Genealogy and Family Memorial, 185.
  2. [S136] 1880 Federal Census, Washington, D.C.. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 0123; FHL #1254123.

Willis Homer Williams

M, b. 18 January 1899, d. 17 June 1983
     Willis Homer Williams was also known as "Shorty". He was born on 18 January 1899 at Atlanta, Cass Co., TX. He was the son of James A. Williams and Mary Lucia Kellum. Willis Homer Williams married Margaret Lee Peak, daughter of George Daniel Peak and Margaret Melinda Payne, on 18 January 1925 at Mena, Polk Co., AR. Willis Homer Williams died on 17 June 1983 at Norman, Montgomery Co., AR, at age 84 dates per SSDI and WWI draft registration card (note conflict with headstone which shows 17 JAN 1899).

BIOGRAPHY - (probably written in 2010)

Willis H. Williams was born on January 17, 1899 in the area of Atlanta, Cass County, Texas. He was the only child of the late James A Williams and Mary Lucia [Kellum] Williams Curtright. His father passed away the year of his birth and he was reared by his stepfather Cornelius Rowan Curtright of Cusseta, Cass Co., Texas. He was married to the late Margaret Lee [Peak] Yarbro Williams. They married January 18, 1925 in Mena, Arkansas. Mr. Williams was a retired road construction worker and railway engineer. Willis and Margaret had five children. He was preceded in death by his daughters Mollie Lucia Williams and Juanita Jackson.
At this writing his son Carl Francis Williams of Fort Smith Arkansas has also passed away. He is survived by Margaret Louise Roberts of Norman, Arkansas and Paul Williams of Iowa. Mr. Williams had two step-children: Marjorie Yarbro Kennedy (deceased) and Cline Yarbro of Silsbee, Texas. Willis had four sisters (all deceased): Gertrude Curtright Stout, Kate Curtright Burger, Lucia Curtright Pollock, and Jorja Curtright Sheldon*. He is survived by 12 grandchildren, numerous great and great-great grandchildren.
Willis was the grandson of Elizabeth Stribling and Archibald Jackson Williams a Confederate War Veteran (1831-1888) who is buried in Douglassville, Texas. His 4th great grandfather was William Williams of Kershaw County, South Carolina (1753-1831) who was a veteran of the American Revolution. William Williams served as an officer in the South Carolina Militia and fought at the Battle of Cowpens and is a veteran of many important Revolutionary War Battles.
Willis was baptized in his young adulthood at the Union Mission Pentecostal Church of God.

* Jorja (Curtright) Sheldon was a well-known film and television actress. For thirty years she was the wife of novelist, screen writer and producer, Sidney Sheldon.

He was buried in June 1983 at White Oak Cemetery, Mena, Polk Co., AR.

Children of Willis Homer Williams and Margaret Lee Peak

Wilma Lois Williams1

F, b. 12 May 1923
     Wilma Lois Williams was born on 12 May 1923 at Maryland, Ogle Co., IL.1 She was the daughter of William Williams and Martha L. Stover.1

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 591.

Wilson Williams

M, b. 15 January 1916
     Wilson Williams was born on 15 January 1916 at Jones Co., TX. He married Jessie Mae Thomas.