George Ernest Williams

1868–1950 (Age 82)
Terry Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of George Ernest

When George Ernest Williams was born on 12 September 1868, in Terry Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Benjamin Williams, was 22 and his mother, Angelica B Larrabee, was 17. He married Ella Margaret Wilcox in 1890, in Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Monroe Township, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880. He died on 21 October 1950, in Athens, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Towanda, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Ernest Williams
1868–1950
Ella Margaret Wilcox
1869–1957
Marriage: 1890
Edward Fruchey Williams
1891–
Benjamin Williams
1893–
Samuel Carl Williams
1899–
Lucy A Williams
1901–
Pascal Williams
1903–
Orin Daniel Williams
1905–1961
William Max Williams
1909–1963
John Burton Williams Sr
1912–1994

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1890
Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States
children

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siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 9

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 22

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

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

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Geo Williams, "United States Census, 1900"
  • George Williams, "United States Census, 1940"
  • George Williams, "United States Census, 1930"

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