Robert Jefferson Williams

1839–1883 (Age 44)
Carthage, Smith, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Robert Jefferson

When Robert Jefferson Williams was born in 1839, in Carthage, Smith, Tennessee, United States, his father, Solomon Taylor Williams, was 30 and his mother, Mahulda Harper, was 27. He married Frances Adlaid Barnes on 15 November 1860, in Leake, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Beat 1, Leake, Mississippi, United States in 1850 and Carthage, Leake, Mississippi, United States in 1880. He died about 1883, in Wesson, Copiah, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 44.

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Family Time Line

Robert Jefferson Williams
1839–1883
Frances Adlaid Barnes
1841–1897
Marriage: 15 November 1860
Sarah Adlaid Williams
1864–1930
Anna Virginia Williams
1864–1922
Emma Caroline Williams
1871–1883
Adda Williams
1865–
Louie Dow Williams
1874–1939
Robert Henry Williams
1878–
Benjamin Noah Williams
1881–1883

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Children

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World Events (8)

1846
Age 7
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1846
Age 7
Tennessee was known as the Volunteer State because during the Mexican War the government asked Tennessee for 3,000 volunteer soldiers and 30,000 joined.
1861
Age 22
Mississippi became the second state to leave the Union at the start of the Civil War in 1861.

Name Meaning

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

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

Possible Related Names

William
Willems
Iams
McWilliams
Pulliam
Wiliams
Willams

Sources (2)

  • Adda Williams in the 1880 United States Federal Census
  • Robert J. Williams, "Mississippi, Marriages, 1800-1911"

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