Owen P. Williams1

Marriage*He married Hannah West Conger, daughter of Lorentus Everett Conger and Mary W. Hurd.1

Family

Hannah West Conger b. 7 Aug 1841, d. 17 Feb 1873
Child1.Edwin Conger Williams2 b. 22 Sep 1869, d. 22 May 1916

Citations

  1. [S9] Compiled by Mary Lou Heaton Skinner Ross, transcribed from the original Conger Volumes published by Helen Maxine Cromwell in 1973, "Notes Taken From: The Conger Family of America", compiled on 10 Aug 1982 (Issaquah, Washington 98029). Hereinafter cited as "Conger Family Outline."
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Edwin Conger Williams, Memorial# 5629526. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.

Rebecca Williams1,2

b. circa 1663, d. 3 April 1738
Birth*circa 1663Rebecca Williams was born circa 1663, as calculated from her noted age at death.1
Marriage*29 August 1706She married, as his third wife, James Leonard Jr., son of James Leonard and Mary Jane Martin, on 29 August 1706 in Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2
(Wife) Death1 November 1726Rebecca became a widow when James Leonard Jr. died on 1 November 1726 in his 84th year. At his death he was identified as Captain James Leonard and was buried in the plot next to his second wife Lydia who had died in 1705.1,3
Death*3 April 1738She died the widow of Captain James Leonard on 3 April 1738 in Taunton in her 76th year.1,4

Family

James Leonard Jr. b. c 1643, d. 1 Nov 1726
Child1.Ebenezer Leonard5,6 b. 28 Aug 1708

Citations

  1. [S1142] Wm. R. Deane, Genealogical Memoir of the Leonard Family containing a full account of the first three generations of the family of James Leonard, who was an early settler of Taunton, MS. (Massachusetts), downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: Office of the New England Historic-Genealogical Register, 1851), Genealogy, page 17. Hereinafter cited as The Family of James Leonard of Taunton.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Taunton, Volume 2, Marriages, page 292. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  3. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Taunton, Volume 3, Deaths, page 126.
  4. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Taunton, Volume 3, Deaths, page 128.
  5. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Taunton, Volume 1, Births, page 250, the record notes Lydia Gulliver was added later as his mother, however she had died in 1705.
  6. [S1142] Wm. R. Deane, The Family of James Leonard of Taunton, Genealogy, pages 17-18.

Richard Williams1

b. 28 January 1607, d. between 22 December 1688 and 15 September 1693
Father*William Williams2
Mother*Jane Woodward2
Baptism*28 January 1607Richard Williams was baptized on 28 January 1607 at Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, England.3
Marriage*11 February 1632He married Frances Deighton, daughter of John Deighton and Jane Bassett, on 11 February 1632 at Witcombe Magna, Gloucestershire, England.3
Death*between 22 December 1688 and 15 September 1693He died between 22 December 1688 and 15 September 1693 in Taunton, Bristol County.3

Family

Frances Deighton b. 1 Mar 1611, d. bt 20 Oct 1703 - 7 Mar 1705
Child1.Joseph Williams+1 b. c 1643, d. 17 Aug 1692

Citations

  1. [S1190] Frederick Clifton Pierce, Field Genealogy: being the record of all the Field family in America, whose ancestors were in this country prior to 1700, Volume 1, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Chicago, Illinois: Hammond Press, W.B. Conkey Company, 1901), pages 235-238. Hereinafter cited as Field Genealogy, Volume 1.
  2. [S1192] Winifred Lovering Holman, "English Ancestry of Richard Williams and his wife Frances (Deighton) Williams", viewed and printed from NEHGS online at www.americanancestors.org, The American Genealogist and New Haven Genealogical Magazine, Volumes 9 and 10 (1932-1933): Volume 9, page 138. Hereinafter cited as "Richard Williams and Frances Deighton."
  3. [S1192] Winifred Lovering Holman, "Richard Williams and Frances Deighton", Volume 9, page 136.

Robert Williams1

b. 11 December 1608, d. 1 September 1693
Baptism*11 December 1608Robert Williams was baptized on 11 December 1608 at Great Yarmouth, Norfolk County, England.2
Marriage*He married Elizabeth Stalham in England.2
Residence*1637Robert and Elizabeth (Stalham) Williams settled in Roxbury, Massachusetts Bay Colony, in 1637.2,1
Occupation*Robert was a cordwainer.2
Death*1 September 1693He died on 1 September 1693 in Roxbury at age 84.2

Family

Elizabeth Stalham
Children1.Mary Williams+1 d. 19 Feb 1662/63
2.Samuel Williams3 b. c 1632, d. 28 Sep 1698

Citations

  1. [S1322] Abner Morse, compiler, A genealogical register of the inhabitants and history of the towns of Sherborn and Holliston, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: Boston Press of Damrell & Moore, 1856), Wood, pages 261-264. Hereinafter cited as Inhabitants and history of Sherborn and Holliston.
  2. [S1323] Walter Eliot Thwing, History of the First Church in Roxbury, Massachusetts, 1630-1904, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: W.A. Butterfield, 1908), Robert Williams, page 53. Hereinafter cited as History of the First Church in Roxbury, 1630-1904.
  3. [S1323] Walter Eliot Thwing, History of the First Church in Roxbury, 1630-1904, Mr. Samuel Williams, page 117.

Samuel Williams1

Father*William Williams1
Mother*Jane Woodward1
Birth*Samuel Williams was born in England.1

Citations

  1. [S1192] Winifred Lovering Holman, "English Ancestry of Richard Williams and his wife Frances (Deighton) Williams", viewed and printed from NEHGS online at www.americanancestors.org, The American Genealogist and New Haven Genealogical Magazine, Volumes 9 and 10 (1932-1933): Volume 9, page 138. Hereinafter cited as "Richard Williams and Frances Deighton."

Samuel Williams1

b. circa 1632, d. 28 September 1698
Father*Robert Williams1 b. 11 Dec 1608, d. 1 Sep 1693
Mother*Elizabeth Stalham1
Birth*circa 1632Samuel Williams was born circa 1632 in England.1
Marriage*2 March 1653He married Theoda Parkes on 2 March 1653 in Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).1,2
Death*28 September 1698He died on 28 September 1698 in Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1

Family

Theoda Parkes

Citations

  1. [S1323] Walter Eliot Thwing, History of the First Church in Roxbury, Massachusetts, 1630-1904, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: W.A. Butterfield, 1908), Mr. Samuel Williams, page 117. Hereinafter cited as History of the First Church in Roxbury, 1630-1904.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Roxbury Marriages, Volume 2, page 437, transcribing her surname as "Parkes". Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.

Stephen Williams1

b. 8 April 1777, d. 12 August 1844
Father*Stephen Williams1
Mother*Esther Leonard1
Birth*8 April 1777Stephen Williams was born on 8 April 1777 in Raynham, Bristol County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress).1
Marriage*30 November 1809He married Sally Hooper, daughter of David Hooper and Martha Shaw, on 30 November 1809.1
Children*Stephen and Sally Williams had five children, three sons and two daughters.1
Death*12 August 1844He died on 12 August 1844 at age 67.1

Family

Sally Hooper b. 26 Jan 1785, d. 26 Apr 1859

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Fourth Generation, pages 19-32. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.

Stephen Williams1

Marriage*He married Esther Leonard.1

Family

Esther Leonard
Child1.Stephen Williams1 b. 8 Apr 1777, d. 12 Aug 1844

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Fourth Generation, pages 19-32. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.

William Williams1

Marriage*15 November 1585He married first Jane Shepheard on 15 November 1585 in England.1
(Husband) Burial1600William became a widower when Jane (Shepheard) Williams was buried in 1600.1
Marriage*4 December 1603He married second Jane Woodward on 4 December 1603 in England.1
(Husband) Burial2 February 1614William became a widower for the second time when Jane (Woodward) Williams was buried on 2 February 1614.1

Family 1

Jane Shepheard
Child1.Ann Williams1 b. 2 Dec 1599 or 9 Dec 1600

Family 2

Jane Woodward
Children1.Samuel Williams1
2.Elizabeth Williams1
3.Richard Williams+1 b. 28 Jan 1607, d. bt 22 Dec 1688 - 15 Sep 1693
4.Jane Williams1

Citations

  1. [S1192] Winifred Lovering Holman, "English Ancestry of Richard Williams and his wife Frances (Deighton) Williams", viewed and printed from NEHGS online at www.americanancestors.org, The American Genealogist and New Haven Genealogical Magazine, Volumes 9 and 10 (1932-1933): Volume 9, page 138. Hereinafter cited as "Richard Williams and Frances Deighton."

William Alfred Williams1

b. 1830, d. 1844
Father*David Lewis Williams1 b. c 1806, d. 1855
Mother*Mary Fowke1 b. 8 Feb 1792, d. 2 Jul 1852
Birth*1830William Alfred Williams was born in 1830 in Breconshire, Wales. The source noted his year of birth as 1831 and his year of baptism as 1830, so at least one of the years provided is incorrect.1
Baptism13 October 1830He was baptized on 13 October 1830 in Talgarth, Breconshire, Wales.1
Occupation*Both brothers, William Alfred Williams and Frederick Augustus Williams were appointed as Second Masters at Fauconbridge School, Beccles, Suffolk County, England.1
(Son) Census Wales 1841Adelaide Mary, David Arthur Fowke, William Alfred, Henry Edward and Frederick Augustus appeared on the 1841 census in the household of their parents David and Mary Williams in Trallwn Newbridge, Eglwys Ilan, Caerphilly, Glamorganshire, Wales. David's age was noted as 35 and his occupation as Clergyman. Mary's age was recorded as 40. Adelaide Mary was 13, David Arthur "Fouter" was 12, William Alfred 10, Edward Henry 8 and Frederick Augustus 6.2,1
Death*1844He died in 1844.1

Citations

  1. [S765] The Bell Family at Links - Genealogy, online at http://genealogy.links.org. Compiled by Camilla von Massenbach at e-mail address. Even though the database is a beta version and sourcing is incomplete, hard to find or absent, it provided some confirming information and new clues about the Bell family. Hereinafter cited as Bell Family at Links - Genealogy.
  2. [S310] Census Returns of England and Wales, 1841, online at www.ancestry.co.uk, Household of David Williams, Class: HO107; Piece 1414; Book: 3; Civil Parish: Eglwys Ilan; County: Glamorgan; Enumeration District: 12; Folio: 18; Page: 1; Line: 18; GSU roll: 464326. Hereinafter cited as 1841 Census - Wales.

Isaac Williamson1

Marriage*He married Sarah "Sally" ______.2
(Father) Research Notes The source, who is currently researching diligently to determine the in-depth identity of Sarah Williamson and her parents, Sarah "Sally" ______ and Isaac Williamson, has hit a brick wall. She has learned that Isaac lived in Cornwall and Middlebury, both in Addison County, Vermont, and has not yet identified the maiden name of Isaac's wife, Sarah "Sally" ______. Their daughter, Sarah Williamson, was the first wife of Sylvanus R. Bolton, the researcher's ancestor.3
(Husband) Identity CLUEDavid Nichols has been identified by the source as a possible relative of the subject of her brick wall, Sarah "Sally" (__?__) Williamson. It's even possible, maybe, that "Nichols" was Sarah's maiden surname. When her husband Isaac Williamson died, Sarah "Sally" moved next to a David Nichols who owned the property. He was from Braintree, Orange County, Vermont.3

Family

Sarah "Sally" ______
Child1.Sarah Williamson2 b. 1 Mar 1822, d. 24 Apr 1862

Citations

  1. [S910] Linda Pumiglia, "Sylvanus R. Bolton," e-mail messages from e-mail address to LHB, 29 Sep and 4 Oct 2011, citing Stuart Witherell, Family Files, Cornwall Historical Society, Cornwall, Vermont. Hereinafter cited as "Sylvanus R. Bolton Email Messages."
  2. [S910] Linda Pumiglia, "Sylvanus R. Bolton Email Messages," e-mails to LHB, 29 Sep and 4 Oct 2011, citing burial in Case Street Cemetery, "transcript by Francis F. Spies" 1927 .... A. Stanton Avery Collection at NEHGS in Boston. States she was the daughter of Isaac and Sarah Williamson.
  3. [S910] Linda Pumiglia, "Sylvanus R. Bolton Email Messages," e-mails to LHB, 29 Sep and 4 Oct 2011.

Sarah Williamson1

b. 1 March 1822, d. 24 April 1862
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Boulton, The Immigrant
Father*Isaac Williamson2
Mother*Sarah "Sally" ______2
Birth*1 March 1822Sarah Williamson was born on 1 March 1822 in Middlebury, Addison County, Vermont.2
Marriage*She married Sylvanus R. Bolton, son of Sylvanus Bolton and Persis Fisk.3,4
Research Notes* The source, who is currently researching diligently to determine the in-depth identity of Sarah Williamson and her parents, Sarah "Sally" ______ and Isaac Williamson, has hit a brick wall. She has learned that Isaac lived in Cornwall and Middlebury, both in Addison County, Vermont, and has not yet identified the maiden name of Isaac's wife, Sarah "Sally" ______. Their daughter, Sarah Williamson, was the first wife of Sylvanus R. Bolton, the researcher's ancestor.1
(Daughter) Identity CLUEDavid Nichols has been identified by the source as a possible relative of the subject of her brick wall, Sarah "Sally" (__?__) Williamson. It's even possible, maybe, that "Nichols" was Sarah's maiden surname. When her husband Isaac Williamson died, Sarah "Sally" moved next to a David Nichols who owned the property. He was from Braintree, Orange County, Vermont.1
Death*24 April 1862She died on 24 April 1862 in Middlebury, Addison County, Vermont, at age 405
Burial* and was buried in Case Street Cemetery, Middlebury.2

Family

Sylvanus R. Bolton b. 1 Apr 1819, d. 26 Nov 1893

Citations

  1. [S910] Linda Pumiglia, "Sylvanus R. Bolton," e-mail messages from e-mail address to LHB, 29 Sep and 4 Oct 2011. Hereinafter cited as "Sylvanus R. Bolton Email Messages."
  2. [S910] Linda Pumiglia, "Sylvanus R. Bolton Email Messages," e-mails to LHB, 29 Sep and 4 Oct 2011, citing burial in Case Street Cemetery, "transcript by Francis F. Spies" 1927 .... A. Stanton Avery Collection at NEHGS in Boston. States she was the daughter of Isaac and Sarah Williamson.
  3. [S910] Linda Pumiglia, "Sylvanus R. Bolton Email Messages," e-mails to LHB, 29 Sep and 4 Oct 2011, citing that Sarah was identified in the Cemetery Records - Stanton Avery Collection, NEHGS, Boston as the daughter of Isaac and Sarah Williamson. Also Linda stated she visited the cemetery and found the stone.
  4. [S910] Linda Pumiglia, "Sylvanus R. Bolton Email Messages," e-mails to LHB, 29 Sep and 4 Oct 2011, citing Henry Royce Bass, History of Braintree, Vermont Tuttle & Co, Rutland, Vermont 1883.
  5. [S910] Linda Pumiglia, "Sylvanus R. Bolton Email Messages," e-mails to LHB, 29 Sep and 4 Oct 2011, citing burial in Case Street Cemetery, "transcript by Francis F. Spies" 1927 - A. Stanton Avery Collection at NEHGS in Boston. Stated she was the daughter of Isaac and Sarah Williamson.

Abigail Willis1

b. 6 August 1790
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of John Bolton
Father*Jonah Willis1 b. 16 Feb 1764
Mother*Abigail Hayward1 b. 25 Mar 1770, d. 10 Nov 1799
Birth*6 August 1790Abigail Willis was born on 6 August 1790 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1,2

Citations

  1. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Willis, pages 363-371. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Births, Volume I, page 351. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Anna Willis1

b. 1868
Father*John H. Willis1 b. 7 Sep 1823, d. 11 May 1899
Mother*Hilah J. Webster1 b. 19 Apr 1830, d. 14 Jan 1904
Birth*1868Anna Willis was born about 1868 in Iowa.1
(Daughter) Census 187015 June 1870Anna appeared on the 1870 census taken on 15 June 1870 in the household of her parents in Spring Valley, Dallas County, Iowa. She was 2 years old.1

Citations

  1. [S37] 1870 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of John H. Willis, Spring Valley, Dallas, Iowa; Roll: M593_385; Page: 588B; Image: 447; Family History Library Film: 545884. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Federal Census.

Annabelle Willis1

b. 1930
Father*Blake Willis1 b. 3 Jul 1892, d. 20 Sep 1961
Mother*Isabelle Dillon1 b. 1893
Birth*1930Annabelle Willis was born about 1930 in Iowa.1
(Daughter) Census 19408 April 1940Annabelle appeared on the 1940 census taken on 8 April 1940 in the household of her parents in Perry, Dallas County, Iowa. She was 10 years old.1,2

Citations

  1. [S1441] 1940 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of Blake Willis, Census Place: Perry, Dallas, Iowa; Roll: T627_1153; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 25-20A. Hereinafter cited as 1940 US Federal Census.
  2. [S1441] 1940 US Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Separated entry for Arthur E. Willis, Perry, Dallas, Iowa; Roll: T627_1153; Page: 61A; Enumeration District: 25-20A.

Armetta Willis1

b. 1845
Father*Henry Willis1 b. 29 May 1818
Mother*Mary ______1 b. 1824
Birth*1845Armetta Willis was born about 1845 in Indiana.1
(Daughter) Census 18606 July 1860Armetta appeared on the 1860 census taken on 6 July 1860 in the household of her parents in Perry, Wayne County, Indiana. She was 15 years old.1

Citations

  1. [S18] 1860 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of Henry Willis, Perry, Wayne, Indiana; Roll: M653_308; Page: 309; Image: 310; Family History Library Film: 803308. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Federal Census.

Arthur Eugene Willis1,2

b. 8 October 1858, d. 15 April 1944
Arthur Eugene Willis
Father*Harvey Willis1 b. 15 Apr 1831, d. 27 Apr 1901
Mother*Eliza J. Webster1 b. 5 Jun 1834, d. 20 Mar 1905
Birth*8 October 1858Arthur Eugene Willis was born in 8 October 1858 in La Porte County, Indiana.1,3,4,5
(Son) Census 18606 June 1860Arthur appeared on the 1860 census taken on 6 June 1860 in the household of his parents in Spring Valley, Dallas County, Iowa. He was 1 year old.1
(Son) Census 187016 June 1870Arthur appeared on the 1870 census taken on 16 June 1870 in the household of his parents in Spring Valley, Dallas County, Iowa. He was 11 years old and had attended school within the last year.6
(Son) Census 188016 June 1880Arthur appeared on the 1880 census in the household of his parents taken on 16 June 1880 in Perry, Dallas County, Iowa. He was 21 years of age and worked as a drug clerk.7
Marriage*28 January 1890He married Belle Orie Blake, daughter of Brazil Blake and Rebecca Cunningham, on 28 January 1890 in Boone County, Iowa.3
Census 1900*12 June 1900Belle and Arthur E. Willis appeared on the 1900 census taken on 12 June 1900 in Union, Boone County, Iowa. Arthur was 41 years of age, and his occupation was recorded as Deputy U.S. Marshall. Belle was 34 years of age and the couple had been married for eleven years. Belle had given birth to one child. Their son Blake lived in the household and was 7 years old. They owned their home, which was a farm, with a mortgage. Belle's parents lived in the household enumerated next, and rented a house on a farm. Members of Belle's extended family were additional residents of both households.4
Census 1930*19 April 1930Belle and Arthur E. Willis appeared on the 1930 census taken on 19 April 1930 in Spring Valley, Dallas County, Iowa. Arthur was 71 years of age, worked as a farmer and rented their home. Belle's age was reported as 61 and her place of birth as Indiana, both incorrect.8
(Husband) DeathArthur became a widower when Belle (Blake) Willis died sometime between the dates of the 1930 US Census and 1940 US Census reports.9,10,8
(Father) Census 19408 April 1940Arthur appeared on the 1940 census taken on 8 April 1940 in the household of his son and daughter-in-law Blake and Isabelle (Dillon) Willis in Perry, Dallas County, Iowa. He was 82 years of age, and widowed. Also living in the household with their parents were Blake's and Isabelle's two children, Ned who was age 19 and Annabelle, age 10. Arthur was enumerated on a separate page from the other members of his son's household. His entry included the notation that he actually lived in Block 45, and that his relationship to the head of household where he lived was "father". The entries for Block 45 ended immediately after the family of Blake Willis, Arthur's son.9,10
Death*15 April 1944He died on 15 April 1944 at age 855
Burial* and was buried in Violet Hill Cemetery, Perry, Dallas County, Iowa.5

Family

Belle Blake b. Mar 1866
Child1.Blake Willis+11 b. 3 Jul 1892, d. 20 Sep 1961

Citations

  1. [S18] 1860 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of Harvey Willis, Spring Valley, Dallas, Iowa; Roll: M653_317; Page: 529; Image: 17; Family History Library Film: 803317. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Federal Census.
  2. [S1449] Iowa, Select Marriages, 1809-1992, online at www.ancestry.com, referencing FHL Film# 1034319 and ID# 2:2BXCSX3
    . Hereinafter cited as Iowa Select Marriages, 1809-1992.
  3. [S1449] Iowa Select Marriages, 1809-1992, online at www.ancestry.com, referencing FHL Film# 1034319 and ID# 2:2BXCSX3.
  4. [S34] 1900 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of Arthur E. Willis, Union, Boone, Iowa; Roll: 418; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 0020; FHL microfilm: 1240418. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Federal Census.
  5. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Arthur E. Willis, Memorial# 17055389. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  6. [S37] 1870 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of Harvey Willis, Spring Valley, Dallas, Iowa; Roll: M593_385; Page: 589B; Image: 449; Family History Library Film: 545884. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Federal Census.
  7. [S23] 1880 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of H. and E.J. Willis, Perry, Dallas, Iowa; Roll: 335; Family History Film: 1254335; Page: 139A; Enumeration District: 046; Image: 0281. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Federal Census.
  8. [S91] 1930 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of Arthur E. Willis, Spring Valley, Dallas, Iowa; Roll: 651; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0023; Image: 197.0; FHL microfilm: 2340386. Hereinafter cited as 1930 US Federal Census.
  9. [S1441] 1940 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of Blake Willis, Census Place: Perry, Dallas, Iowa; Roll: T627_1153; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 25-20A. Hereinafter cited as 1940 US Federal Census.
  10. [S1441] 1940 US Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Separated entry for Arthur E. Willis, Perry, Dallas, Iowa; Roll: T627_1153; Page: 61A; Enumeration District: 25-20A.
  11. [S1459] Volunteers and staff at the Iowa State Historical Society of Iowa Library in Des Moines, "Blake Willis, Dallas County", "Blake Willis, Perry Attorney, Succumbs" obituary, The Perry Daily Chief, Perry, Iowa, dated Thursday, 21 September 1961, page 1, columns 2-3 and page 5, column 3, Iowa Territorial and State Legislators Collection, Blake Willis, online at https://www.legis.iowa.gov/docs/History_Docs/45th%20GA/…, downloaded 09 November 2015. Hereinafter cited as Blake Willis, Iowa Legislators Collection.

Augustus Willis1

b. 26 November 1811
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of John Bolton
Father*Jonah Willis1 b. 16 Feb 1764
Mother*Hannah Hayward1 b. 1778, d. 6 Jan 1816
Birth*26 November 1811Augustus Willis was born on 26 November 1811 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1,2

Citations

  1. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Willis, pages 363-371. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Births, Volume I, page 351. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Benjamin Willis1

Relationship2nd great-granduncle of John Bolton
Father*Deacon John Willis1
Mother*Elizabeth Hodgkins1
Marriage*He married Susanna Whitman, daughter of Thomas Whitman.2
Death*He died at age 39.3
Probate*1697His widow Susanna settled his estate in 1697.3

Family

Susanna Whitman b. c 1660, d. 2 Mar 1758
Children1.Thomas Willis+2 b. 1694
2.Benjamin Willis+2,4 b. 1696, d. 13 Feb 1779

Citations

  1. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Willis, pages 363-364. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Willis, pages 363-371.
  3. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Willis, pages 345-352.
  4. [S896] Revised by Robert S. Wakefield, Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Volume 15, James Chilton and Richard More. Note: Volume 2, Parts I and II (1975), Chilton and More, were revised and replaced in 1997 by this Volume 15, Chilton and More. (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1997), Person# 62, Mary Leonard, page 61. Hereinafter cited as James Chilton and Richard More of the Mayflower (Five).

Benjamin Willis1

b. 6 November 1815
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of John Bolton
Father*Jonah Willis1 b. 16 Feb 1764
Mother*Hannah Hayward1 b. 1778, d. 6 Jan 1816
Birth*6 November 1815Benjamin Willis was born on 6 November 1815 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1,2

Citations

  1. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Willis, pages 363-371. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Births, Volume I, page 351. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Benjamin Willis1

b. circa 1720, d. 13 July 1807
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of John Bolton
Father*Benjamin Willis1 b. 1696, d. 13 Feb 1779
Mother*Mary Leonard1 d. 20 Apr 1733
Birth*circa 1720Benjamin Willis was born, as calculated from his recorded age at death, circa 1720 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1
Guardianship1764Philip Bolton of Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England), was listed in the probate index for Plymouth County, providing a Docket number of 2222 and the year of 1764. No Box or page numbers were given, although the index noted the docket pertained to a Bond of Guardianship for Benjamin Willis, Guardian. Philip's father died in 1751, while Philip was quite young. It is likely that Philip would have reached the age of 14 around 1764 and have been in need of a court appointed guardian.2
Probate*1 March 1779Benjamin Willis Esq. was the Administrator for the estate of Benjamin Willis Esq., probated on 1 March 1779 at Bridgewater.1
Death*13 July 1807He died on 13 July 1807 in Bridgewater in his 87th year.3

Citations

  1. [S896] Revised by Robert S. Wakefield, Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Volume 15, James Chilton and Richard More. Note: Volume 2, Parts I and II (1975), Chilton and More, were revised and replaced in 1997 by this Volume 15, Chilton and More. (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1997), Person# 62, Mary Leonard, page 61. Hereinafter cited as James Chilton and Richard More of the Mayflower (Five).
  2. [S624] Probate records, 1686-1903; with index and docket, 1685-1967, Massachusetts Probate Court (Plymouth County), microfilm of originals at Plymouth, Massachusetts on 157 microfilm reels filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, 1968. Includes Index. LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, Film# 549,782, Docket# 2222. Hereinafter cited as Plymouth County Massachusetts Probate (Index) 1686-1903.
  3. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Deaths, Volume II, page 582. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Benjamin Willis1

b. 1696, d. 13 February 1779
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of John Bolton
Father*Benjamin Willis2,1
Mother*Susanna Whitman2,1 b. c 1660, d. 2 Mar 1758
Birth*1696Benjamin Willis Jr. was born in 1696.2,1
Marriage*27 November 1719He married Mary Leonard, daughter of Jacob Leonard and Susanna King, on 27 November 1719 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,3,4
(Husband) Death20 April 1733Benjamin became a widower when Mary (Leonard) Willis died on 20 April 1733.5,1
(Appraiser) Estate3 August 1761Benjamin Willis Jr., John Washburn and Jonathan Cary prepared the inventory of the estate of Solomon Leonard after the deceased's son Solomon Leonard of Bridgewater was appointed Administrator of his father's estate on 3 August 1761.6
Death*13 February 1779He died "old" on 13 February 1779 in Bridgewater.1,7
Probate*1 March 1779 On 1 March 1779 his son Benjamin Willis Esq. of Bridgewater was appointed administrator of the estate of his father Benjamin Willis late of Bridgewater deceased.1

Family

Mary Leonard d. 20 Apr 1733
Children1.Benjamin Willis1 b. c 1720, d. 13 Jul 1807
2.Child Willis1 d. 28 Aug 1731
3.Child Willis1 d. 11 May 1733

Citations

  1. [S896] Revised by Robert S. Wakefield, Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Volume 15, James Chilton and Richard More. Note: Volume 2, Parts I and II (1975), Chilton and More, were revised and replaced in 1997 by this Volume 15, Chilton and More. (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1997), Person# 62, Mary Leonard, page 61. Hereinafter cited as James Chilton and Richard More of the Mayflower (Five).
  2. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Willis, pages 363-371. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  3. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Willis, pages 345-352.
  4. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Volume II, Marriages, page 409. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  5. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Volume II, Deaths, page 583.
  6. [S896] Revised by Robert S. Wakefield, James Chilton and Richard More of the Mayflower (Five), Person# 63, Solomon Leonard, page 62.
  7. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Volume II, Deaths, page 582.

Beriah Willis1

Marriage*10 October 1759He married Abigail Hayward, daughter of Samuel Hayward and Susanna Edson, on 10 October 1759 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

Citations

  1. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Hayward, pages 181-190. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Marriages, Volume II, page 167. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Blake Willis1

b. 3 July 1892, d. 20 September 1961
Father*Arthur Eugene Willis1 b. 8 Oct 1858, d. 15 Apr 1944
Mother*Belle Blake1 b. Mar 1866
Birth*3 July 1892Blake Willis was born on 3 July 1892 in Perry, Dallas County, Iowa.1
(Son) Census 190012 June 1900Blake appeared on the 1900 census taken on 12 June 1900 in the household of his parents in Union, Boone County, Iowa. He was 7 years old.2
Marriage*1 November 1919He married Isabelle Dillon, daughter of Milo Dillon and Anna Thompson, on 1 November 1919 in Woodward, Dallas County, Iowa. Their license was applied for on 30 October 1919, with the affidavit made by Steele Blake, and they were married by William M. Wade, Justice of the Peace.1,3
Census 1940*8 April 1940Isabelle and Blake Willis appeared on the 1940 census taken on 8 April 1940 in Perry, Dallas County, Iowa. Blake was 47 years of age and working as a lawyer in private practice, and Isabelle was 45. The other members of their household were son Ned, who was age 19, daughter Annabelle, age 10, and Blake's father, Arthur E. Willis, 82 years of age and a widower.4,5
Death*20 September 1961He had been hospitalized since 05 September, and died at 6:20 p.m. on Wednesday 20 September 1961 at Iowa Methodist Hospital, Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, at age 691
Burial* and was buried in Violet Hill Cemetery, Perry.1

Family

Isabelle Dillon b. 1893
Children1.Ned Willis4 b. 1921
2.Annabelle Willis4 b. 1930

Citations

  1. [S1459] Volunteers and staff at the Iowa State Historical Society of Iowa Library in Des Moines, "Blake Willis, Dallas County", "Blake Willis, Perry Attorney, Succumbs" obituary, The Perry Daily Chief, Perry, Iowa, dated Thursday, 21 September 1961, page 1, columns 2-3 and page 5, column 3, Iowa Territorial and State Legislators Collection, Blake Willis, online at https://www.legis.iowa.gov/docs/History_Docs/45th%20GA/…, downloaded 09 November 2015. Hereinafter cited as Blake Willis, Iowa Legislators Collection.
  2. [S34] 1900 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of Arthur E. Willis, Union, Boone, Iowa; Roll: 418; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 0020; FHL microfilm: 1240418. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Federal Census.
  3. [S1440] Iowa, Marriage Records, 1923-1937, online at www.Ancestry.com, Return of Marriages in the County of Dallas for the fiscal year ending 30 June 1920, Volume 485, counties Clayton-Guthrie, page 101. Hereinafter cited as Iowa Marriage Records, 1923-1937.
  4. [S1441] 1940 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of Blake Willis, Census Place: Perry, Dallas, Iowa; Roll: T627_1153; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 25-20A. Hereinafter cited as 1940 US Federal Census.
  5. [S1441] 1940 US Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Separated entry for Arthur E. Willis, Perry, Dallas, Iowa; Roll: T627_1153; Page: 61A; Enumeration District: 25-20A.

Caleb Willis1

b. 1755
Relationships2nd cousin of John Bolton
2nd great-grandson of Nicholas Boulton
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Boulton, The Immigrant
Father*Joab Willis1 b. 29 Sep 1715, d. 4 Jan 1805
Mother*Martha Bolton1 b. 23 Jul 1725, d. 16 Aug 1802
Birth*1755Caleb Willis was born in 1755 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1

Citations

  1. [S471] Anna Chesebrough Wildey, Genealogy of the Descendants of William Chesebrough of Boston, Rehoboth, Massachusetts (New York, New York: Press of T.A. Wright, 1903), Part I, Descendants of Samuel, pages 18-301. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of William Chesebrough of Boston, Rehoboth, Massachusetts.

Child Willis1

d. 28 August 1731
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of John Bolton
Father*Benjamin Willis1 b. 1696, d. 13 Feb 1779
Mother*Mary Leonard1 d. 20 Apr 1733
Birth*Child Willis was born in Bridgewater1
Death*28 August 1731 and died on 28 August 1731 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

Citations

  1. [S896] Revised by Robert S. Wakefield, Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Volume 15, James Chilton and Richard More. Note: Volume 2, Parts I and II (1975), Chilton and More, were revised and replaced in 1997 by this Volume 15, Chilton and More. (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1997), Person# 62, Mary Leonard, page 61. Hereinafter cited as James Chilton and Richard More of the Mayflower (Five).
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Deaths, Volume II, page 583. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Child Willis1

d. 11 May 1733
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of John Bolton
Father*Benjamin Willis1 b. 1696, d. 13 Feb 1779
Mother*Mary Leonard1 d. 20 Apr 1733
Birth*Child Willis was born in Bridgewater1
Death*11 May 1733 and died on 11 May 1733 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

Citations

  1. [S896] Revised by Robert S. Wakefield, Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Volume 15, James Chilton and Richard More. Note: Volume 2, Parts I and II (1975), Chilton and More, were revised and replaced in 1997 by this Volume 15, Chilton and More. (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1997), Person# 62, Mary Leonard, page 61. Hereinafter cited as James Chilton and Richard More of the Mayflower (Five).
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Deaths, Volume II, page 583. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Clement Willis1

b. 25 June 1801
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of John Bolton
Father*Jonah Willis1 b. 16 Feb 1764
Mother*Hannah Hayward1 b. 1778, d. 6 Jan 1816
Birth*25 June 1801Clement Willis was born on 25 June 1801 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1,2

Citations

  1. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Willis, pages 363-371. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Births, Volume I, page 351, his name recorded as "Clament". Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Comfort Willis1

Relationship2nd great-granduncle of John Bolton
Father*Deacon John Willis1
Mother*Elizabeth Hodgkins1
(Witness to Agreement) Land Records20 May 1701Samuel Allen and Comfort Willis were witnesses to an agreement to resolve a difference of opinion between neighbors John Bolton and Israel Alger regarding the bounds between their lands in Bridgewater on 20 May 1701. A note, which appeared to this researcher to have been added later, stated that errors in measuring by the "box rule" needed to be rectified.2

Family

Child1.Joshua Willis+3,4

Citations

  1. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Willis, pages 363-364. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S1154] Purchasers Books of Bridgewater (Massachusetts), earliest original records, Bridgewater Public Library Historical Room, 15 South Street, Bridgewater, Book 1, page 223.
  3. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Willis, pages 363-371.
  4. [S471] Anna Chesebrough Wildey, Genealogy of the Descendants of William Chesebrough of Boston, Rehoboth, Massachusetts (New York, New York: Press of T.A. Wright, 1903), Part I, Descendants of Samuel, pages 18-301, although skipping a generation by stating his wife's name as Comfort, maiden name not known, and his father's name as John. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of William Chesebrough of Boston, Rehoboth, Massachusetts.

Cynthia Ellen Willis1

b. 8 March 1839, d. 3 August 1841
Father*Isaac Willis1 b. 27 Mar 1787
Mother*Anna Macy1 b. 15 Sep 1793, d. 2 Aug 1841
Birth*8 March 1839Cynthia Ellen Willis was born on 8 March 1839 near Springfield, Wayne County, Indiana,1
Death*3 August 1841 and died on 3 August 1841 near Springfield at age 2.1
Burial*She was buried in the West River Friends Cemetery, Dalton, Wayne County.1

Citations

  1. [S1424] U.S. Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, online at www.ancestry.com, Earlham College; Richmond, Indiana; Membership, Births, Deaths and Marriages, 1806-1834 Marriages, 1806-1895; Collection: Indiana Yearly Meeting Minutes. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935.