Henrietta Wilson

Brief Life History of Henrietta

When Henrietta Wilson was born on 7 August 1865, in Tyler, West Virginia, United States, her father, James Graham Wilson, was 46 and her mother, Angeline Wilson, was 29. She married Samuel Perkins Williams on 10 February 1895, in Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Russell Township, Camden, Missouri, United States for about 10 years and Kellyville, Creek, Oklahoma, United States in 1920. She died on 4 August 1922, in Kellyville Township, Creek, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Kellyville City Cemetery, Kellyville, Creek, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Perkins Williams
1868–1958
Henrietta Wilson
1865–1922
Marriage: 10 February 1895
John Clinton Williams
1896–1983
James Melburn Williams
1897–1917
Williams
1900–1900
Margaret Anice Williams
1904–1976
Marqueta Marietta Williams
1906–1973
Sammy Preston Williams
1908–1986
Ilene Jean Williams
1910–2009

Sources (9)

  • Henrietta Wilson in household of Angeline Wilson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Henrietta Wilson, "West Virginia Births, 1853-1930"
  • Henrietta Wilson Williams, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

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 The Amendment was later repealed.

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Will + patronymic -son ‘son of Will’. Will was a very common medieval short form of William . This surname is also very common among African Americans.

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

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