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Joseph WILLIAMS, Esquire

Joseph WILLIAMS, Esquire

Male 1643 - 1724  (80 years)

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  • Name Joseph WILLIAMS, Esquire 
    Suffix Esquire 
    Born 12 Dec 1643  Providence Colony, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 17 Aug 1724  Mashapaug, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Williams Family Cemetery, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1235  Main Tree
    Last Modified 16 Apr 2017 

    Father Roger WILLIAMS, Esquire,   b. 21 Dec 1603, Long Lane, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1683, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Mary BARNARD,   b. 24 Sep 1609, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1676, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 15 Dec 1629  ,Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F418  Group Sheet

    Family Lydia OLNEY,   b. May 1644, Providence Colony, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1724, Mashapaug, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Married 17 Dec 1669  Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Joseph WILLIAMS,   b. 26 Sep 1670, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1672, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     2. Thomas WILLIAMS,   b. 16 Feb 1672, Mashapaug, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1724, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     3. Joseph WILLIAMS,   b. 10 Nov 1673, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1752, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     4. Mary WILLIAMS,   b. 10 Jun 1676, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
    +5. James WILLIAMS,   b. 24 Sep 1680, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1757, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     6. Lydia WILLIAMS,   b. 26 Sep 1683, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 16 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F645  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Williams Coat of Arms
    Williams Coat of Arms
    This name derives from the personal
    name "Wilhelm" composed of the
    elements "wil", meaning "of strong
    mind", and "helm", translating
    literally as helmet, and in this
    context meaning "protection".

    Headstones
    Joseph Williams Esquire 1643-1724
    Joseph Williams Esquire 1643-1724
    Inscription:
    Here lies the Body of
    Joseph Williams Esq.
    Son of Roger Williams
    Esq, who was the first
    white Man that Came to
    Providence, he was Born
    1644, he died Au 17, 1724
    in the 81 Year of his Age.