John Williams1

Family

Child1.Margaretta Williams+1 b. 1839, d. 11 Dec 1874

Citations

  1. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, in two volumes, with indexes in Volume II. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in these volumes often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (Tempe, Arizona: published for the author by Graphics of Tempe, 1999), Volume I, Chapter 7, page 262. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.

John Williams1

d. before 7 August 1895
Birth*John Williams was born in Wales, probably in Wrexham, Denbighshire.1
Marriage*25 December 1873He married, as her first husband, Ellen Turrell on 25 December 1873 in St. Clair County, Illinois.1,2
Death*before 7 August 1895He died before 7 August 1895, the date his widow married a second time.2,3

Family

Ellen Turrell b. 1855, d. 10 Jan 1931
Child1.William Williams+1 b. 12 Oct 1874, d. 31 Dec 1925

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, William Williams, Memorial# 94001351. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Ellen (Turrell) Walker, Memorial# 100307689.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, PVT Erastus Towen Walker, Memorial# 50117050.

John Williams1

b. 1897, d. 18 October 1981
Father*William Williams1 b. 12 Oct 1874, d. 31 Dec 1925
Mother*Mary Arminta Kissner1 b. 1879, d. 1952
Birth*1897John Williams was born in 1897.1,2
Marriage*He married Josie Yardley, daughter of Joseph Thomas Yardley and Mary Jane Stilley.2,3
Death*18 October 1981He died on 18 October 1981 at about age 841,2
Burial* and was buried in Patoka Cemetery, Patoka, Marion County, Illinois.2

Family

Josie Yardley b. 1899, d. 1981

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Mary Arminta (Kissner) Williams, Memorial# 94001219. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, John Williams, Memorial# 108007177.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Josie (Yardley) Williams, Memorial# 108007222.

Captain John Williams1

(Landlord) Residencebefore 1670Captain John Williams lived in Scituate, Plymouth Colony, Massachusetts (Plymouth Colony), and John Bailey Sr. was his tenant before 1670 at "Farm neck."1
(Landlord) WillJohn Bailey Sr. died in 1718 and his will stated that his farm had been a gift of Captain John Williams.1

Citations

  1. [S856] Samuel Deane, History of Scituate, Massachusetts, from its first settlement to 1831, downloaded from Google Books at www.google.com. (Boston, Massachusetts: James Loring, 1831), John Bailey, pages 213-215. Hereinafter cited as History of Scituate, Massachusetts to 1831.

Jonathan Williams1

Marriage*3 April 1707He married Elizabeth Leonard, daughter of Thomas Leonard and Mary Watson, on 3 April 1707 in Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

Family

Elizabeth Leonard b. 15 Jul 1686

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 18. 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 290. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.

Joseph Williams1

(4th Neighbor) Land Records3 December 1750Joseph was again described as a neighbor eleven years after Zebulon Field and his first wife Anne Field had leased property, for a period of 20 years, on the east side of the Mill River in Taunton to William Leonard, a Taunton cordwainer, when William Leonard and his wife Sarah Leonard made a sub-lease agreement on 3 December 1750, with their son James Leonard 4th "so called", also a cordwainer of Taunton. The sub-lease agreement restated the original expiration date of 23 February 1759 and was recorded on 13 December 1750.1

Citations

  1. [S597] Bristol County (Mass.) deed records, v. 1-556, (1686-1900 and 1686-1956) index -, 1686-1956. Microreproduction of original records in the registrar's office, Taunton, Massachusetts. Includes index. Note: Part I of Volume 7, pages 1-654 of this series was found on Film# 1405193 and has been referenced separately in this project as Source# 597. Film# 465438, Book 37, pages 460-461, Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Bristol County, Massachusetts Deeds: Taunton Registry (1686-1900).

Joseph Williams1

b. circa 1643, d. 17 August 1692
Father*Richard Williams1 b. 28 Jan 1607, d. bt 22 Dec 1688 - 15 Sep 1693
Mother*Frances Deighton2 b. 1 Mar 1611, d. bt 20 Oct 1703 - 7 Mar 1705
Birth*circa 1643Joseph Williams was born circa 1643 in Taunton, Plymouth Colony.2
Marriage*28 November 1667He married Elizabeth Watson, daughter of George Watson and Phebe Hicks, on 28 November 1667 in Taunton, Plymouth Colony.2
Death*17 August 1692He died on 17 August 1692 in Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2

Family

Elizabeth Watson b. 18 Jan 1648
Child1.Joseph Williams+1,3 b. 13 Feb 1678

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 136. Hereinafter cited as "Richard Williams and Frances Deighton."
  3. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Taunton Births, Volume 1, page 461. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.

Joseph Williams1

b. 13 February 1678
Father*Joseph Williams1,2 b. c 1643, d. 17 Aug 1692
Mother*Elizabeth Watson3 b. 18 Jan 1648
Birth*13 February 1678Joseph Williams was born on 13 February 1678 in Taunton, Plymouth Colony.2
Marriage*7 April 1707He married Mary Gilbert, daughter of Thomas Gilbert and Anna Black, on 7 April 1707 in Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,4

Family

Mary Gilbert b. 11 Aug 1679
Child1.Anne Williams+1 b. 18 Jan 1710, d. b 22 Feb 1749/50

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. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Taunton Births, Volume 1, page 461. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  3. [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 136. Hereinafter cited as "Richard Williams and Frances Deighton."
  4. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Taunton Marriages, Volume 2, page 530.

Colonel Joseph Williams1

Marriage*He married as her second husband Hannah (Whiting) Dudley, daughter of Nathaniel Whiting and Hannah Lyon.1

Family

Hannah Whiting b. 25 Dec 1734

Citations

  1. [S1013] Unidentified author, "Gov. Thomas Dudley and his Descendants", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 10, pages 133-142 and pages 337-340 (April and October 1856): page 339. Hereinafter cited as "Thomas Dudley and his Descendants."

Lucy Williams1

Marriage*She married Robert Backer.1
Residence*They lived in Duxbury, Plymouth Colony.1

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 168-169. Hereinafter cited as Field Genealogy, Volume 1.

Lucy Belle Williams1

b. 14 September 1913, d. 10 December 2001
Father*William Williams1 b. 12 Oct 1874, d. 31 Dec 1925
Mother*Mary Arminta Kissner1 b. 1879, d. 1952
Birth*14 September 1913Lucy Belle Williams was born on 14 September 1913.1,2
Marriage*17 September 1929She married Otto L. Wadkins on 17 September 1929 in Marion County, Illinois.3,2,4
(Wife) Death3 April 1987Lucy Belle (Williams) became a widow when Otto L. Wadkins died on 3 April 1987 at age 77.2,4
Death*10 December 2001She died on 10 December 2001 at age 881,2
Burial* and was buried in Pratt Cemetery, Shobonier, Fayette County, Illinois.2

Family

Otto L. Wadkins b. 20 Mar 1910, d. 3 Apr 1987

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Mary Arminta (Kissner) Williams, Memorial# 94001219. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Lucy Belle (Williams) Wadkins, Memorial# 92578112.
  3. [S1701] Illinois, County Marriage Records, 1800-1940, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of Otto Wadkins and Lucy Belle Williams on 17 September 1929 in Marion County, citing FHL Film Number: 001010516. Hereinafter cited as Illinois, County Marriage Records, 1800-1940.
  4. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Otto L. Wadkins, Memorial# 92577989.

Margaret Williams1

b. 24 May 1771, d. 15 February 1823
ChartsDescendants of John Heaton of Lincolnshire, including the Immigrant Nathaniel
Father*Enoch Williams1
Mother*Hannah Grey1
Birth*24 May 1771Margaret Williams was born on 24 May 1771.1
Marriage*1793She married James Heaton, son of Isaac Heaton and Hannah Bowen, in 1793 in Washington County, Pennsylvania.1
(Sister) Relationship Note
Relationship Note*Margaret's sister Hannah married James's brother Isaac.2
(Wife) Relocation1802Margaret's husband James, with his brothers Isaac and Daniel, moved with their families just 1802 to Ohio to start an iron works in the Mahoning Valley. Each of the brothers set up his own furnace.2,3
Death*15 February 1823She died on 15 February 1823 in the township of Niles, Trumbull County, Ohio, at age 511
Burial* and was buried in Union Cemetery, Niles.1

Family

James Heaton b. 2 Feb 1771, d. 6 Dec 1857
Children1.Isaac Heaton+4 b. 1794, d. 19 Mar 1872
2.Enoch W. Heaton4 b. 24 Sep 1796, d. 21 Jan 1826
3.Lewis Heaton4 b. 1797, d. 19 Apr 1843
4.Hannah Heaton4 b. 1800, d. 2 Feb 1806
5.Warren Heaton4 b. 22 Jun 1802, d. 24 Aug 1842
6.John Heaton4 b. 1804, d. 10 Apr 1813
7.Maria Heaton4 b. 1806, d. 18 Aug 1835
8.Owens Heaton4 b. 1807, d. 11 Sep 1819
9.Shelby Heaton4 b. 1810, d. 8 Jun 1812
10.James Heaton4 b. 11 Sep 1816, d. 12 Sep 1816

Citations

  1. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, in two volumes, with indexes in Volume II. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in these volumes often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (Tempe, Arizona: published for the author by Graphics of Tempe, 1999), Volume I, Chapter 7, page 246. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.
  2. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, Volume I, Chapter 7, pages 245-246.
  3. [S1403] Multiple authors, History of Trumbull and Mahoning Counties, with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches (in 2 volumes); downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Cleveland, Ohio: H.Z. Williams & Bro, 1882), Volume I, page 370. Hereinafter cited as History of Trumbull and Mahoning Counties.
  4. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, Volume I, Chapter 7, pages 246-247.

Margaretta Williams1

b. 1839, d. 11 December 1874
ChartsDescendants of John Heaton of Lincolnshire, including the Immigrant Nathaniel
Father*John Williams2
Birth*1839Margaretta Williams was born about 1839 in Ohio.3
Marriage*14 December 1865She married, as his first wife, James Heaton, son of Weaver Heaton and Rebecca Naylor Sharp, on 14 December 1865, probably in Ohio.1,4,2
Census US 1870*7 June 1870Margaret and James Heaton appeared on the 1870 census taken on 7 June 1870 in Alliance, Stark County, Ohio. James was 32 years of age, and a physician, and Margaret was 31 and keeping house. The couple had two children. Clyde W. was 3 and Mary was 8 months. Josephine Whinnery, age 19, was another resident of the Heaton household. She was not noted with an occupation, and her relationship to the family is not yet known.3
Death*11 December 1874She died on 11 December 1874, probably in Ohio, at about age 35.2

Family

James Heaton b. 5 Feb 1838, d. 27 Jun 1876
Children1.Clyde W. Heaton1 b. 1867
2.Mary J. Heaton1 b. Oct 1869
3.Hugh Heaton1 b. 1873

Citations

  1. [S44] Roy Henry Heaton, (Miles City, Montana). "Heaton Family Pedigree Chart - Eleven Generations", prepared by hand in 1941. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, some of the information and the dates, particularly, in this pedigree chart often prove to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented was a good place for us to start, and has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. Hereinafter cited as "Heaton Family Pedigree Chart - 1941."
  2. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, in two volumes, with indexes in Volume II. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in these volumes often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (Tempe, Arizona: published for the author by Graphics of Tempe, 1999), Volume I, Chapter 7, page 262. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.
  3. [S37] 1870 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of J.G. Heaton, Alliance, Stark, Ohio; Roll: M593_1268; Page: 301A; Image: 607; Family History Library Film: 552767. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Federal Census.
  4. [S1437] Extended Heaton Family, miscellaneous notes from previous generations. Handwritten notes from multiple hands, not dated, LHB Notebook - Document Copies, Summerlin, Nevada. Hereinafter cited as Extended Heaton Family.

Mary Williams1

d. 19 February 1662/63
Father*Robert Williams1 b. 11 Dec 1608, d. 1 Sep 1693
Mother*Elizabeth Stalham2
Birth*Mary Williams was born in England.1
Marriage*She married, as his first wife, Nicholas Wood.1,3
Death*19 February 1662/63She died on 19 February 1662/63.1

Family

Nicholas Wood d. 7 Feb 1669/70
Children1.Mary Wood+1 b. 25 Dec 1642
2.Sarah Wood1 b. 25 Dec 1642
3.Hannah Wood+1 d. 23 Feb 1667/68
4.Mehitable Wood+4 b. 22 Jul 1655, d. 12 Nov 1681
5.Eleazer Wood+5 b. 14 Mar 1661/62, d. 20 May 1704

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. [S504] Compiled by J. Howard Morse and Emily W. Leavitt, Morse Genealogy : comprising the descendants of Samuel, Anthony, William and Joseph Morse and John Moss : being a revision of the "Memorial of the Morses" published by Rev. Abner Morse in 1850, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. Samuel Morse (1587-1654) immigrated to Watertown, Massachusetts in 1635. Anthony Morse (1618-1686) and his brother, William Morse (1614-1683), immigrated to Newbury, Massachusetts. Joseph Morse (d.1646) immigrated to Ipswich, Massachusetts. John Moss (1603 or 4-1707) immigrated to New Haven, Connecticut. All emigrated from England. Includes indexes. (Cloverdale, Oregon: Morse Society, 1982), Samuel Morse, Third Generation, pages 12-25, confusing her surname, however, and stating it as "Wilkes". Hereinafter cited as Morse Genealogy : comprising the descendants of Samuel, Anthony, William and Joseph Morse and John Moss.
  4. [S504] Compiled by J. Howard Morse and Emily W. Leavitt, Morse Genealogy : comprising the descendants of Samuel, Anthony, William and Joseph Morse and John Moss, Samuel Morse, Third Generation, pages 12-25.
  5. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Medfield Births, Volume 1, page 107. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.

Mary Williams1

b. 4 August 1907, d. 26 April 1977
Father*William Williams1 b. 12 Oct 1874, d. 31 Dec 1925
Mother*Mary Arminta Kissner1 b. 1879, d. 1952
Birth*4 August 1907Mary Williams was born on 4 August 1907.1,2
Marriage*19 February 1927She married Claude Everett Jolliff, son of Ulysses S. Jolliff and Etta May Ward, on 19 February 1927 in Marion County, Illinois.3,2,4
Death*26 April 1977She died on 26 April 1977 at age 691,2
Burial* and was buried in Row 6, Grave 9 of Patoka Cemetery, Patoka, Marion County, Illinois.2

Family

Claude Everett Jolliff b. 27 Aug 1904, d. 2 May 1983

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Mary Arminta (Kissner) Williams, Memorial# 94001219. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Mary (Williams) Jolliff, Memorial# 100153624.
  3. [S1701] Illinois, County Marriage Records, 1800-1940, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of Claude Jolliff and Mary Williams on 19 February 1927 in Marion County, citing FHL Film Number: 001010516. Hereinafter cited as Illinois, County Marriage Records, 1800-1940.
  4. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Claude Everett Jolliff, Memorial# 100153620.

Mary J.V. Williams1,2

b. January 1870
Father*Amos F. Williams1 b. 9 May 1831, d. 13 Jul 1894
Mother*Mary Jane Virginia Stedman1 b. 5 Sep 1832, d. 15 Jun 1904
Birth*January 1870Mary J.V. Williams was born in January 1870 in Kentucky.1
(Daughter) Census US 187014 June 1870Mary appeared as "Mamie" on the 1870 census taken on 14 June 1870 in the household of her parents in Ward 5, Covington, Kenton County, Kentucky. She was reported to have been born in January and was also reported to be four months old.1
(Daughter) Census US 18809 November 1880Mary appeared on the 1880 census in the household of her parents taken on 9 November 1880 in St. Louis, Missouri. She was 10 years old and had attended school within the year.2

Citations

  1. [S37] 1870 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of Amos and "Nancy" Williams, Covington Ward 5, Kenton, Kentucky; Roll: M593_478; Page: 144A; Family History Library Film: 545977. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Federal Census.
  2. [S23] 1880 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of Amos F. and Mary J.V. Williams, Saint Louis, St Louis (Independent City), Missouri; Roll: 730; Page: 273C; Enumeration District: 201. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Federal Census.

Nancy Williams1

Marriage*16 September 1829She married Jesse Beeson, son of Isaac Beeson and Hannah Hoggatt, on 16 September 1829 in Wayne County, Indiana.1

Family

Jesse Beeson b. 7 Aug 1802

Citations

  1. [S1510] Henry Hart Beeson, A Genealogy of the Beeson - Beason Family, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. Edward Beeson immigrated to America in 1682 or 1684 from Stoke, Lancaster, England and settled in New Castle, Delaware. He married Rachel Pennington and they had four children. He married Elizabeth and they had two children. Descendants and relatives lived mainly in Delaware, Ohio, Indiana, Alabama and Texas. Includes index. (Houston, Texas: H.H. Beeson, 1968), page 59. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Beeson - Beason Family.

Nancy Williams1

b. 1811
ChartsDescendants of John Heaton of Lincolnshire, including the Immigrant Nathaniel
Birth*1811Nancy Williams was born about 1811 in Ohio.1
Marriage*She married Isaac Eaton, son of Dan Eaton and Naomi Hill.2
Census US 1850*30 August 1850Nancy and Isaac Eaton appeared on the 1850 census taken on 30 August 1850 in Lewis County, Kentucky. Isaac was 42 years of age and Nancy was 39. Isaac was a pump maker and had real estate valued at $251. Residing with the couple in 1850 were their 7 children. John W. was 14, Louisa 13, Albert 10, Eliza 8, Minerva 6, Catharine 3 and George 1. The five older children had all attended school within the year and, along with their parents, could read and write.1

Family

Isaac Eaton b. 1808

Citations

  1. [S17] 1850 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of Isaac Eaton, District 1, Lewis, Kentucky; Roll: M432_210; Page: 238B; Image: 170. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Federal Census.
  2. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, in two volumes, with indexes in Volume II. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in these volumes often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (Tempe, Arizona: published for the author by Graphics of Tempe, 1999), Volume I, Chapter 7, page 245. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.

Nicholas Williams1

d. November 1776
Marriage*5 December 1720He married, as her second husband, Lydia (Cooke) Leonard, daughter of Richard Cooke, on 5 December 1720 in that part of Preston now Griswold, Connecticut.1
Guardianship*30 August 1729Samuel Leonard of Preston, minor son of Samuel Leonard, deceased, chose his father-in-law, meaning step-father, Nicholas Williams, to be his guardian. No guardianships were found for the other children.1
Death*November 1776He may have died in November 1776 at age 97.2

Family

Lydia Cooke b. 27 Apr 1672

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# 53, Samuel Leonard, pages 54-55. Hereinafter cited as James Chilton and Richard More of the Mayflower (Five).
  2. [S896] Revised by Robert S. Wakefield, James Chilton and Richard More of the Mayflower (Five), Person# 53, Samuel Leonard, pages 54-55, citing Sprague-Hanover church record.

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, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the 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.

Wilbur Williams1

b. 1864
Father*Amos F. Williams1 b. 9 May 1831, d. 13 Jul 1894
Mother*Mary Jane Virginia Stedman1 b. 5 Sep 1832, d. 15 Jun 1904
Birth*1864Wilbur Williams was born about 1864 in Kentucky.1
(Son) Census US 187014 June 1870Wilbur appeared on the 1870 census taken on 14 June 1870 in the household of his parents in Ward 5, Covington, Kenton County, Kentucky. He was 6 years old.1
(Son) Census US 18809 November 1880Wilbur appeared on the 1880 census in the household of his parents taken on 9 November 1880 in St. Louis, Missouri. He was 16 years old and worked as a clerk for a coffee broker.2

Citations

  1. [S37] 1870 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of Amos and "Nancy" Williams, Covington Ward 5, Kenton, Kentucky; Roll: M593_478; Page: 144A; Family History Library Film: 545977. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Federal Census.
  2. [S23] 1880 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of Amos F. and Mary J.V. Williams, Saint Louis, St Louis (Independent City), Missouri; Roll: 730; Page: 273C; Enumeration District: 201. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Federal Census.

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 Williams1

b. 12 October 1874, d. 31 December 1925
Father*John Williams2 d. b 7 Aug 1895
Mother*Ellen Turrell2,3 b. 1855, d. 10 Jan 1931
Birth*12 October 1874William Williams was born on 12 October 1874 in Belleville, St. Clair County, Illinois.1,2
Marriage*9 December 1896He married Mary Arminta Kissner, daughter of William Wesley Kissner and Barbara E. Lewis, on 9 December 1896 in Fayette County, Illinois.4,1,2
Death*31 December 1925He died on 31 December 1925 in Fayette County at age 511
Burial* and was buried in Patoka Cemetery, Patoka, Marion County, Illinois.2

Family

Mary Arminta Kissner b. 1879, d. 1952
Children1.John Williams1 b. 1897, d. 18 Oct 1981
2.Frank Williams5,2 b. 19 Aug 1903, d. 12 Oct 1990
3.Mary Williams1 b. 4 Aug 1907, d. 26 Apr 1977
4.Lucy Belle Williams1 b. 14 Sep 1913, d. 10 Dec 2001

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Mary Arminta (Kissner) Williams, Memorial# 94001219. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, William Williams, Memorial# 94001351.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Ellen (Turrell) Walker, Memorial# 100307689.
  4. [S1681] Illinois Marriage Index, 1860-1920, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of William Williams and Mary Arminta Kissner on 9 December 1896 in Fayette County. Hereinafter cited as Illinois Marriage Index, 1860-1920.
  5. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Frank Williams, Memorial# 90261806.