Sarah J Williams

1837–
Logan, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah J

When Sarah J Williams was born in 1837, in Logan, Ohio, United States, her father, John Williams, was 33 and her mother, Susanna Robinson, was 30. She lived in Liberty Township, Logan, Ohio, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

John Williams
1804–
Susanna Robinson
1807–1874
Harriet Williams
1832–
Nelson W Williams
1834–
Sarah J Williams
1837–
John Williams
1839–
William Williams
1841–
Lucian A Williams
1848–1884
Lence Ann Williams
1848–

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World Events (8)

1846
Age 9
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War
Age 23
Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
1868 · Impeach the President!
Age 31
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.

Possible Related Names

Wiliams
Willams
Willimas
William
Pulliam
Willaims

Sources (2)

  • Sarah J Williams in household of John Williams, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Sarah J Williams - Published information: Family genealogies: birth-name: Sarah J Williams

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