Louie Azell Williams

25 September 1915–18 July 1989 (Age 73)
Hoover, Benton, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Louie Azell

When Louie Azell Williams was born on 25 September 1915, in Hoover, Benton, Arkansas, United States, his father, Samuel Bryant Williams, was 58 and his mother, Hattie Eugenia Wilson, was 38. He had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Mattie Sue Miller. He lived in Benton, Arkansas, United States in 1920. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 18 July 1989, in Sacramento, California, United States, at the age of 73.

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Louie Azell Williams
Mattie Sue Miller
Jimmy Joe Williams
Jerry Willams
Patricia Ann Williams

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    Patricia Ann Williams


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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

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.
1934 · Alcatraz Island Becomes Federal Penitentiary

Age 19

Alcatraz Island officially became Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary on August 11, 1934. The island is situated in the middle of frigid water and strong currents of the San Francisco Bay, which deemed it virtually inescapable. Alcatraz became known as the toughest prison in America and was seen as a “last resort prison.” Therefore, Alcatraz housed some of America’s most notorious prisoners such as Al Capone and Robert Franklin Stroud. Due to the exorbitant cost of running the prison, and the deterioration of the buildings due to salt spray, Alcatraz Island closed as a penitentiary on March 21, 1963. 
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 20

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

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)

  • Azell Williams in household of Samuel B Williams, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Louie Azell Williams, "Arkansas First Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"
  • Louie Azell Williams, "California Death Index, 1940-1997"

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