James Williams

1799–
Kentucky, United States

The Life of James

James Williams was born in 1799. He married Mary Hinkle on 22 June 1827, in Bourbon, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He lived in Nicholas, Kentucky, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

James Williams
1799–
Mary Hinkle
1805–
Marriage: 22 June 1827
Elizabeth J Williams
1830–
Sarah Ann Williams
1833–1920
Margaret E Williams
1838–
Samuel S Williams
1840–1923
Parmelia Armilda Williams
1847–1923

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 June 1827
Bourbon, Kentucky, United States
children

(5)

    Elizabeth J Williams

    Female1830–Female

    Sarah Ann Williams

    Female1833–1920Female

    Margaret E Williams

    Female1838–Female

    Samuel S Williams

    Male1840–1923Male

    Parmelia Armilda Williams

    Female1847–1923Female

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 1

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1801 · Cane Ridge Revival

Age 2

The Cane Ridge Revival took place for six days in Cane Ridge, Kentucky. From August 6, 1801- August 12 or 13, 1801, around 20 thousand people gathered together for what was called the Second Great Awakening.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 31

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

English (also very common in Wales): patronymic from William .

LOAD TEST -- Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James Williams, "United States Census, 1850"
  • James Williams, "United States Census, 1860"
  • James Williams in entry for Samuel Williams and Yamarto, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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