Register Report Descendants for
William Henry Harrison Williams, Sr. [1819-1905]
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Generation No. 1

1.  WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON1 WILLIAMS, SR. was born March 18, 1819 in Henry Co, KY, and died May 23, 1905 in Carlinville, Macoupin Co., IL [City Cemetery].  He married SARAH FRANCIS DEMAREE June 25, 1836 in Vive, Switzerland Co., Indiana, daughter of JACOB DEMAREE and (UNKNOWN) BERGEN.  She was born Abt. 1802 in Kentucky, and died March 06, 1895 in Macoupin Co., Illinois.
Notes for WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON WILLIAMS, SR.:
Helped maintain supply line from Louisville, KY, to Atlanta, GA, for Gen. Sherman during Civil War.
More About WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON WILLIAMS, SR.:
Discharged: June 30, 1865, Indianapolis, IN
Enlisted Union Army: September 26, 1862, Danville, IL - 125 Reg't IL Vol Infantry Co. C
Notes for SARAH FRANCIS DEMAREE:
Descendant of David des Marets, a French Huguenot, who helped found New Amsterdam and was a representative of the Dutch East Indies Company.
   
Children of WILLIAM WILLIAMS and SARAH DEMAREE are:
   i.    JAMES2 WILLIAMS.
   ii.    JOHN WILLIAMS, b. June 08, 1835, Randolph Co, MO.
More About JOHN WILLIAMS:  Moved: 1841, Putnam County, MO
2.    iii.    MARY JANE WILLIAMS, b. October 24, 1840, Trimble Co., Kentucky; d. May 26, 1922, Virden, Macoupin Co., IL.
3.    iv.    WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON WILLIAMS, JR., b. 1848, Louisville, KY; d. April 15, 1895, Polk Township, MO (int. Ely Family Cem., Sublette, MO).
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Generation No. 2

2.  MARY JANE2 WILLIAMS (WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON1) was born October 24, 1840 in Trimble Co., Kentucky, and died May 26, 1922 in Virden, Macoupin Co., IL.  She married HIRAM WILLIAM ALLEN January 1860 in Bedford, Trimble Co., KY.  He was born October 05, 1839 in Parkes Co., Indiana, and died July 08, 1907 in Virden, Macoupin Co., IL.
Notes for HIRAM WILLIAM ALLEN:
Hiram Allen died as a result of an injury at a coal mine.  [See also notes for Benjamin Allen]
   
Children of MARY WILLIAMS and HIRAM ALLEN are:
   i.    WILLIAM3 LYONS, Foster child.
   ii.    LEON TAYLOR ALLEN, b. October 24, 1861, Trimble Co., KY; m. (1) SARAH (UNKNOWN); m. (2) SARAH (?).
   iii.    WILLIAM F. ALLEN, b. November 09, 1863, Trimble Co., Kentucky.
   iv.    JAMES ALLEN, b. November 09, 1867, Illinois; m. MINNIE (?).
4.    v.    BENJAMIN GILBERT ALLEN, b. November 07, 1869, Illinois; d. 1914.
   vi.    CHARLES A. ALLEN, b. August 1872, Illinois; d. October 14, 1874, (buried) Charity Church Cemetery.


3.  WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON2 WILLIAMS, JR. (WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON1) was born 1848 in Louisville, KY, and died April 15, 1895 in Polk Township, MO (int. Ely Family Cem., Sublette, MO).  He married (1) MARY EMALINE BIGGER Abt. 1863, daughter of JOHN BIGGER and MARY WILSON.  She was born 1856, and died in Illinois.  He married (2) CHARITY MARGARET BIGGER Abt. 1877, daughter of JOHN BIGGER and MARY WILSON.  She was born July 23, 1850 in Mt. Pulaska, Logan Co., Illinois, and died September 25, 1936 in St. Louis, Missouri.
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Child of WILLIAM WILLIAMS and MARY BIGGER is:
5.    i.    ARTHUR THOMPSON3 WILLIAMS, b. September 03, 1876

Children of WILLIAM WILLIAMS and CHARITY BIGGER are:
6.    ii.    LAURA J. WILLIAMS
7.    iii.    ROSA ELLEN WILLIAMS, b. December 23, 1877
   iv.    JAMES H. "JIM" WILLIAMS, b. November 02, 1879
8.    v.    DORA ELIZABETH WILLIAMS, b. March 16, 1883
9.    vi.    CORA M. WILLIAMS, b. September 1884


Generation No. 3

4.  BENJAMIN GILBERT3 ALLEN (MARY JANE2 WILLIAMS, WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON1) was born November 07, 1869 in Illinois, and died 1914.  He married ALICE LEVINA GRAHAM July 23, 1886.  She was born 1866, and died 1951.
Notes for BENJAMIN GILBERT ALLEN:  Ben Allen was a mine inspector.  At age 45, he was killed in a gas explosion during his rounds of inspection at a coal mine near Auburn, Sangamon County, Illinois.  His father, Hiram Allen also died as a result of an injury at a coal mine.
   
Child of BENJAMIN ALLEN and ALICE GRAHAM is:
   i.    CHESTER EMMET4 ALLEN, b. 1895; d. 1969; m. BONNIE ETHEL KELLY; b. 1889; d. 1967.


Endnotes

1.  Broderbund Family Archive #110, Vol. 1, Ed. 5, Social Security Death Index: U.S., Date of Import: Oct 9, 1997, Internal Ref. #1.111.5.72684.69
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