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Roger WILLIAMS, Esquire

Roger WILLIAMS, Esquire

Male 1603 - 1683  (79 years)

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  • Name Roger WILLIAMS, Esquire 
    Suffix Esquire 
    Born 21 Dec 1603  Long Lane, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 24 Dec 1603  St. Sepulchre, Newgate Parish, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 Apr 1683  Providence, 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 I1245  Main Tree
    Last Modified 16 Apr 2017 

    Father James WILLIAMS,   b. 1562, St. Albans, Hertford, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1620, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Mother Alice PEMBERTON,   b. 18 Feb 1564, St. Albans, Hertford, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1634, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 2 Jan 1597  St. Albans, Hertford, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F647  Group Sheet

    Family 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 
    Children 
    +1. Mary WILLIAMS,   b. 8 Mar 1633, Plymouth, Plymouth Colony, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1681, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
    +2. Freeborn WILLIAMS,   b. 4 Oct 1635, Salem, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1710, Newport, Newport, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     3. Providence WILLIAMS,   b. Sep 1638, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1686, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years)
     4. Mercy WILLIAMS,   b. 15 Jul 1640, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1705, Pettaconsett, Cranston, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    +5. Daniel WILLIAMS,   b. 15 Feb 1641, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1712, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     6. Joseph WILLIAMS, Esquire,   b. 12 Dec 1643, Providence Colony, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1724, Mashapaug, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 16 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F418  Group Sheet

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    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".
    Roger Williams Esquire 1603-1683
    Roger Williams Esquire 1603-1683
    Son of James Williams and Alice
    Pemberton Williams
    Husband of Mary Barnard Williams
    Roger Williams Esquire 1603-1683
    Roger Williams Esquire 1603-1683
    Founder of Rhode Island and
    Friend of the Indians
    Son of James Williams and Alice
    Pemberton Williams
    Husband of Mary Barnard Williams

    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.