William Etheldred Williams

29 April 1904–22 October 1954 (Age 50)
Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia, United States

The Life of William Etheldred

When William Etheldred Williams was born on 29 April 1904, in Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia, United States, his father, Etheldred Williams, was 48 and his mother, Elizabeth Penn, was 25. He married Mary Frances Land on 29 April 1938, in Camp Hill, Tallapoosa, Alabama, United States. He died on 22 October 1954, in Talladega, Alabama, United States, at the age of 50.

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William Etheldred Williams
Mary Frances Land
Marriage: 29 April 1938

Spouse and Children

29 April 1938
Camp Hill, Tallapoosa, Alabama, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Etheldred Williams


    Elizabeth Penn




World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1912 · Alabama Equal Suffrage Association Formed

Age 8

The Alabama Equal Suffrage Association was founded in Birmingham to fight for the voting rights of white women.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 14

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

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 (1)

  • William Williams in household of Etheldred Williams, "United States Census, 1910"

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