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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

John Bonner Williams

Male 1833 - 1920  (87 years)


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  • Name John Bonner Williams 
    Born 17 Jul 1833  Claiborne, Monroe, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1850  Monroe County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Military 1861  Claiborne, Monroe, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Enlisted. 
    Died 3 Aug 1920  Finchburg, Monroe, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Williams Cemetery, Wainwright, Monroe, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Williams, John and Kitty Maiben
    Williams, John and Kitty Maiben
    Person ID I8164  Dickinson
    Last Modified 29 Feb 2016 

    Father Theophilus Hunter Williams,   b. Jun 1799, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1877, Finchburg, Monroe, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Elizabeth Jane Lane,   b. 1804, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Sep 1873, Finchburg, Monroe, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 11 Sep 1822  Cumberland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2576  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Catharine G Moore 
    Married 15 Jul 1856  Monroe County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Sallie B Williams,   b. 22 Nov 1857, Monroe County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1928, Monroe County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     2. Lawerence Williams,   b. 24 Jul 1859, Monroe County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Aug 1945, Finchburg, Monroe, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     3. John Williams,   b. Abt 1863, Finchburg, Monroe, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 29 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F2212  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Christiana Maiben,   b. 20 Dec 1840, Clarke County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1928, Finchburg, Monroe, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 30 Aug 1865  Monroe County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
    +1. Ellen Rivers Williams,   b. 03 Aug 1866, Monroe County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Jul 1937, Finchburg, Monroe, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     2. Mamie Lane Williams,   b. Abt 1868, Finchburg, Monroe, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Jan 1953, Monroeville, Monroe, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years)
     3. Nannie Ella Williams,   b. Abt 1870, Finchburg, Monroe, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1924, Monroeville, Monroe, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years)
     4. Irene Marshall Williams,   b. Apr 1873, Finchburg, Monroe, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Jun 1901, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 28 years)
     5. Richard Boyles Williams,   b. 05 May 1875, Finchburg, Monroe, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1956, Monroeville, Monroe, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    +6. Elizabeth Clayton Williams,   b. 30 Oct 1878, Finchburg, Monroe, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1918, Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)
     7. Kitty Louise Williams,   b. Feb 1881, Finchburg, Monroe, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1963, Monroeville, Monroe, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years)
     8. Maiben Williams,   b. 31 Jan 1884, Finchburg, Monroe, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1964, Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 29 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F2207  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Jul 1833 - Claiborne, Monroe, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1850 - Monroe County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Jul 1856 - Monroe County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - Enlisted. - 1861 - Claiborne, Monroe, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Aug 1865 - Monroe County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Aug 1920 - Finchburg, Monroe, Alabama Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S336332] Alabama Census of Confederate Soldiers, (Cullman, Alabama: Gregath, 1982).
      Location only. The census record states that Williams was born on "[t]he night the Stars fell 1863." The Night the Stars fell is attributed to the Leonid meteor shower of November 13, 1833.

    2. [S007856] 1850 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850).
      Name: John Williams
      Age: 17
      Birth Year: abt 1833
      Birthplace: Alabama
      Home in 1850: Monroe, Alabama, USA
      Gender: Male
      Family Number: 954

      Theophalus Williams 50
      Elizabeth J Williams 44
      Mary L Williams 23
      John Williams 17
      James Williams 15
      Isaac S Williams 9
      Sandy Williams 4

    3. [S336332] Alabama Census of Confederate Soldiers, (Cullman, Alabama: Gregath, 1982).

    4. [S182] Alabama, Select Marriages, 1816-1957 [database on-line] (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2014); Original data: Alabama, Marriages, 1816-1957, (Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013).