Marcus Settle Williams

12 March 1880–1953 (Age 72)
Iuka, Tishomingo, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Marcus Settle

When Marcus Settle Williams was born on 12 March 1880, in Iuka, Tishomingo, Mississippi, United States, his father, John Washington Williams, was 43 and his mother, Martha Elizabeth Settle, was 37. He died in 1953, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

John Washington Williams
1837–1925
Martha Elizabeth Settle
1843–1925
James Bayles Williams
1871–1951
Mary Isabella Williams
1874–1960
Franklin L. Williams
1877–1971
Marcus Settle Williams
1880–1953
Elizabeth Adair Williams
1882–1965
Eula Vernon Williams
1884–1970

Parents and Siblings

    John Washington Williams

    Male1837–1925Male

    Martha Elizabeth Settle

    Female1843–1925Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

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.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 2

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 20

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

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 (3)

  • Marcus Settle Williams in household of John W Williams, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Cemetery records
  • Social Security Application

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