William Williams

1742–1815
Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of William

William Williams was born in 1742, in Wales, United Kingdom. He married Elizabeth Ansell on 9 August 1771, in Stowe, Staffordshire, England. They were the parents of at least 7 sons. He died in England, United Kingdom, and was buried in Stowe, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

William Williams
1742–1815
Elizabeth Ansell
1741–1818
Marriage: 9 August 1771
James Atwood Williams
1760–1840
John Williams
1772–
William Williams
1774–
Thomas Williams
1778–
James Williams
1782–1854
George Williams
1784–
David Williams
1787–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
9 August 1771
Stowe, Staffordshire, England
children

(7)

  • Male1760–1840Male

  • John Williams

    Male1772–Male

  • William Williams

    Male1774–Male

  • Thomas Williams

    Male1778–Male

  • Male1784–Male

+2 More Children

World Events (2)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 59

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1815

Age 73

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Name Meaning

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

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • William Williams in entry for Williams, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"
  • William Williams in entry for Williams, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"
  • William Williams, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"

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