Dollie 'Big Mama' Williams

27 November 1913–24 March 1985 (Age 71)
Spearsville, Union, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Dollie 'Big Mama'

When Dollie 'Big Mama' Williams was born on 27 November 1913, in Spearsville, Union, Louisiana, United States, her father, Lewis Williams, was 58 and her mother, Mary Jones, was 23. She had at least 1 son with Richard Lewis Christopher. She lived in Union, Louisiana, United States in 1930 and Ward Three, Union, Louisiana, United States in 1940. She died on 24 March 1985, in Spearsville, Union, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Spearsville, Union, Louisiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Richard Lewis Christopher
1916–1975
Dollie 'Big Mama' Williams
1913–1985
Grady W. Christopher
1961–2003

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1917

Age 4

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1932

Age 19

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Name Meaning

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

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

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Story Highlight

Dollie “Big Mama” Williams Christopher

Sources (3)

  • Dollie Minser in household of Louis Williams, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Dollie Reddick in household of Lewis Williams, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dallie Reddic in household of Louis Williams, "United States Census, 1930"

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