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
Emma Barter
Marriage: 1863
Jane Or June Barter
Mary Williams
Sarah Williams
David Williams
Abraham Williams

Spouse and Children

Tredegar, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom


Parents and Siblings

    Thomas williams






    Jane williams



World Events (8)


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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