Morrrison Patton Williams

22 November 1879–20 August 1951 (Age 71)
Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Morrrison Patton

When Morrrison Patton Williams was born on 22 November 1879, in Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States, his father, George James Williams, was 22 and his mother, Mary Adelaide Morrison, was 18. He married Mary Josephine Gilligan on 28 November 1906, in Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Township 1, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1918. In 1945, at the age of 66, his occupation is listed as pharmicist. widowed, white in Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States. He died on 20 August 1951, in Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Elmwood Cemetery, Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Morrrison Patton Williams
1879–1951
Mary Josephine Gilligan
1882–1929
Marriage: 28 November 1906
Morrison Patton Williams Jr.
1907–1958
George Gilligan Williams
1913–1978
Albert Jerome Williams
1918–1986

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 November 1906
Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    George James Williams

    Male1857–1906Male

    Mary Adelaide Morrison

    Female1861–1888Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 18

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 19

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

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

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

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Sources (3)

  • Morrison P William, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Morrison F Williams, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Morrison P Williams, "United States Census, 1930"

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