Reuben Williams

1776–after July 1828 (Age 52)
Cumberland, Virginia, United States

The Life of Reuben

When Reuben Williams was born in 1776, in Cumberland, Virginia, United States, his father, Samuel Williams Sr., was 32 and his mother, Susannah Ligon, was 31. He married Elizabeth Butler on 22 June 1801, in Campbell, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He died after July 1828, in Roane, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 52.

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Family Time Line

Reuben Williams
1776–1828
Elizabeth Butler
1780–1814
Marriage: 22 June 1801
Amanda Williams
1800–1835
Robert Williams
1803–
Reuben C. Williams
1805–
Deborah Williams
1807–
Permelia Amelia Williams
1806–1838
Thomas Williams
1808–1895
Elander Williams
1812–1869

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 June 1801
Campbell, Virginia, United States
children

(7)

    Amanda Williams

    Female1800–1835Female

    Robert Williams

    Male1803–Male

    Reuben C. Williams

    Male1805–Male

    Female1806–1838Female

    Deborah Williams

    Female1807–Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 0

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 4

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.
1791

Age 15

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

Name Meaning

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

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Reubin Williams, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Reuben Williams - death: after July 1828; Roane, Tennessee, United States

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