Thomas Davis Williams

3 August 1856–24 January 1900 (Age 43)
Hyde Park, Scranton, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Thomas Davis

When Thomas Davis Williams was born on 3 August 1856, in Hyde Park, Scranton, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, John Haines Williams, was 27 and his mother, Sarah Jane Davis, was 26. He married Mary Ann Davis on 20 January 1881, in Oneida, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Saint John, Malad, Oneida, Idaho, United States in 1880 and Blackburn, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1891. He died on 24 January 1900, in Woodruff, Oneida, Idaho, United States, at the age of 43, and was buried in Samaria Cemetery, Samaria, Oneida, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Davis Williams
Mary Ann Davis
Marriage: 20 January 1881
John Williams
Joseph Williams
Maude Williams
Elizabeth Mae Williams
Thomas Leslie Williams
Elsie Williams
Edwin Harold Williams

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 January 1881Oneida, Idaho, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 7
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 8
    EARLIEST KNOWN BURIAL: Hannah E Deschamps BIRTH 1766 DEATH 1864 (aged 97–98) Oneida County, Idaho, USA BURIAL Saint John Cemetery Saint Johns, Oneida County, Idaho, USA Show Map MEMORIAL ID 198276036
    1868 · Impeach the President!
    Age 12
    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of William , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. This form of the surname is also common in Wales. In North America, this surname has also absorbed some cognates from other languages, such as Dutch Willems . Williams is the third most frequent surname in the US. It is also very common among African Americans and Native Americans.History: This surname was brought to North America from southern England and Wales independently by many different bearers from the 17th century onward. Roger Williams, born in London in 1603, came to MA in 1630, but the clergyman was banished from the colony for his criticism of the Puritan government; he fled to RI and founded Providence.

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

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    Sources (14)

    • Thomas Willams in household of J H Willams, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Thomas Williams, "Idaho, County Marriages, 1864-1950"
    • Thomas D Williams in entry for Maude Williams, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937"

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