Thomas Williams

1845–1890 (Age 45)
Tredegar, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Williams was born in 1845, in Tredegar, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas williams, was 28 and his mother, Catherine, was 24. He married Emma Barter in 1863, in Tredegar, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Newburgh Heights Village, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States in 1870 and Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States in 1880. He died in 1890, at the age of 45.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Williams
1845–1890
Emma Barter
1844–
Marriage: 1863
Jane Or June Barter
1862–
Mary Williams
1864–
Sarah Williams
1867–1909
David Williams
1870–1894
Abraham Williams
1876–1940

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1863
Tredegar, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas williams

    Male1817–Male

    Catherine

    Female1821–Female

siblings

(2)

    Jane williams

    Female1843–Female

    Male1845–1890Male

World Events (8)

1846

Age 1

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1851 · Cleveland, Columbus and Cincinnati Railroad

Age 6

The Cleveland, Columbus and Cincinnati Railroad started running in February 1851, 15 years after it was charted for construction. It later absorbed a small bankrupt railroad in 1861 to help expand its services beyond just Cleveland, Columbus and Cincinnati. In May 1868, the railroad merged with the Bellefontaine Railway to connect the current cities with Indianapolis.
1860 · Perry Monument on Public Square

Age 15

The Perry Monument was erected at the center of Public Square to commemorate the victory of the Battle of Lake Erie by Oliver Hazard Perry. It was Ohio's first monumental sculpture. It has since been moved to Fort Huntington Park.

Name Meaning

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

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Thos Williams, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Thomas T Williams, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Thos. Williams in entry for Sarah Marsh, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

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