Robert B Williams

14 March 1935–2 December 2011 (Age 76)
Clifton, Franklin, Idaho, United States

The Life of Robert B

When Robert B Williams was born on 14 March 1935, in Clifton, Franklin, Idaho, United States, his father, James Lorin Williams, was 42 and his mother, Hazle Bonita Bowman, was 38. He lived in Clifton Election Precinct, Franklin, Idaho, United States in 1940. He died on 2 December 2011, in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Lorin Williams
1892–1944
Hazle Bonita Bowman
1896–1977
Garth Bowman Williams
1917–1998
Montrue B Williams
1919–1996
Cecil B Williams
1921–1985
Russell R Williams
1923–1923
Max B Williams
1924–1924
Melvin B Williams
1924–1924
Harold B Williams
1925–1925
Dale B Williams
1927–1990
Lorna B Williams
1929–1937
Richard B. Williams
1932–2008
Robert B Williams
1935–2011

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World Events (8)

1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 2

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.
1953 · The Better Community Council is Organized to Fight Discrimination

Age 18

The Better Community Council was organized in May 1953 to fight against racial discrimination. The council was involved in speaking out about injustices such as segregated bathrooms, public swimming pools, and public restaurants. The council also lobbied local businesses to sign non-discrimination policies.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 20

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

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)

  • Robert Williams in household of James L Williams, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Robert B Williams, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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