George Bentley Williams

1857–14 October 1892 (Age 35)
Ohio Township, Gallia, Ohio, United States

The Life of George Bentley

When George Bentley Williams was born in 1857, his father, Jesse Williams, was 38 and his mother, Elizabeth Ann Stevers, was 35. He lived in Guyan Township, Gallia, Ohio, United States in 1870. He died on 14 October 1892, in Ohio Township, Gallia, Ohio, United States, at the age of 35.

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Family Time Line

Jesse Williams
1819–1892
Elizabeth Ann Stevers
1822–1891
Lewis Giles Williams
1842–1913
Lewis Williams
1842–
John Harvey Williams
1844–1915
Lucy Margaret Williams
1844–
John William Williams
1846–
Elijah F. Williams
1848–1917
Christopher Columbus Williams
1850–1912
Eliza Ann Williams
1852–
Barbara Ellen Williams
1855–1941
George Bentley Williams
1857–1892
Sarah Frances Williams
1859–1911
Fannie Williams
1866–
Arvilla Victoria Williams
1867–1939
Arrilla Tilda Williams
1870–1916

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World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 3

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
1863

Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 10

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

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 (2)

  • George B Williams in household of Jesse Williams, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Geo.B. Williams, "Ohio, County Death Records, 1840-2001"

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