Elizabeth Jane Williams

4 August 1856–14 October 1940 (Age 84)
Union Springs, Bullock, Alabama, United States

The Life of Elizabeth Jane

When Elizabeth Jane Williams was born on 4 August 1856, in Union Springs, Bullock, Alabama, United States, her father, John C. Williams, was 34 and her mother, Mariah Ann Owens, was 22. She married Joseph W. P. Weaver on 7 December 1873, in Hopkins, Texas, United States. She lived in Justice Precinct 3, Hopkins, Texas, United States in 1870 and Justice Precinct 6, Hopkins, Texas, United States for about 20 years. She died on 14 October 1940, in Newsome, Camp, Texas, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Como, Hopkins, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jesse Benjamin Lamb
Elizabeth Jane Williams
Marriage: 12 February 1885
Roy Lamb
Ruth Lamb
Molly Ruby Lamb
Jubal D. Lamb
Drue Solomon Lamb
Ralph William Lamb
Reece Thomas Lamb

Spouse and Children

12 February 1885
Reilly Springs, Hopkins, Texas, United States


    Roy Lamb


    Ruth Lamb



    Jubal D. Lamb


    Drue Solomon Lamb


+2 More Children

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World Events (8)


Age 4

Historical Boundaries: 1860 Upshur, Texas, United States 1874: Camp, Texas, United States

Age 7

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · Construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway

Age 25

Grenville M. Dodge oversaw the construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway. Work began at Hodge Junction, and eventually extended to the New Mexico border by 1888. Service began on April 1, 1888, with trains travelling between Fort Worth and Denver.

Name Meaning

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

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

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Story Highlight

Elizabeth Jane Williams Lamb Visited Ralph Lamb Family.

Elizabeth jane Williams Lamb visited Ralph Lamb's family in Oakland, California from time to time. According to Ruth Lamb, Elizabeth did not like looking at the Pacific Ocean as it reminded her that t …

Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Williams in household of John Williams, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Elizabeth Williams in household of John C Williams, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Elizabeth J Lamb, "United States Census, 1920"

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