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William W. Williams Sr b 1804 Surry Co, NC d Aft. 1856 Tapoco, Graham Co, NC s/o Thomas W. Williams & Sally Ward m Triphena Millsaps May 15, 1824 Blount Co, TN m Triphena Millsaps b 1805 Randolph Co, NC d Aft. 1870 Tapoco, Graham Co, NC d/o Jesse Millsaps, Sr & Mary "Polly" Hyder.
Notes for William: bur Yellow Creek Cem nr. Tapoco, NC. He was traveling to his son, William's home on a mare. The mare was frightened by some knives, spoons, and forks that he was carrying. The mare passed under a low limb on a tree, such that William's head struck the branch and he was killed.
Children of William Williams and Triphena Millsaps are:
i. William Williams , Pvt, b 27 Oct 1833 Monroe Co, TN d 23 Feb 1925 Tellico Plains, Monroe Co, TN m1 Amanda Johnson abt. 1857 Monroe Co, TN; m2 Lila Kirkland abt 1876
ii. Mary Williams, b abt. 1829 TN m Perry Johnson Feb 28, 1845.
iii. Jesse Williams , Pvt., b 1829; d Dec 04, 1864; m Minerva Johnson Jul 1, 1851 Monroe Co, TN.
Notes for Jesse Williams Pvt: Co H, 3rd TN Mtd Inf USA Pension File W.O. 197757. Killed by Guerrillas ("a Rebel named Jonn Burns") in Chilhowee Valley at Tallassee Ford in TN, 4 Dec 1864
iv. James Williams b 1823 TN d 1915 New Zion Baptist Cem McMinn Co, TN m Susan Blair 12 Nov 1846 Blount Co, TN
v. Sarah Jane Williams, born 1832 TN; d Abt. 1866; m John Brownlow Carringer Abt. 1850.
vi. George Williams , Pvt., b 1835 TN; d Jan 10, 1865; m Elizabeth Kirkland July 29, 1852 Yellow Creek, NC. Notes for George: Pension File WC 164877. He served with both Armys during the CW. enlisted in Co A, 29th NC Inf CSA 17 Jun 1861 was Pvt. Co H, 3rd TN Mtd Inf, USA - enlisted 28 Jan 1864. He was captured on 7 Dec 1864 and taken to prison in Ashville, NC. He escaped from prison and was killed on 10Jan1865 near the TN State line. Buried at U.S. Cem, Knoxville, TN
vii. Rebecca Williams, b 1835; d Shuler Cem; Yellow Creek, NC; m1 Andrew Millsaps Apr 08, 1849 in Monroe Co, TN; m2 John Brownlow Carringer Feb 03, 1867 in Monroe Co, TN.
viii. Avarilla Williams b 16 Feb 1838 d 24 Dec 1913 m1 Danniel Wesley Carringer 2 Mar 1851 m2 Jackson L. Wilson Aug 8, 1875
ix. Carson Williams b 1840
x. Bartley Williams, Pvt b 1842 d 10 Jan 1865 captured 7 Dec 1864 and taken to prison in Ashville, NC. He escaped from prison and was killed on 10 Jan 1865 near the TN State line.
xi. Marion M. Williams , Pvt., b 1845; d 1873 Towns Co, GA; m Nancy Deaver.
Notes for Marion M. Williams , Pvt.: d Towns Co, GA from wounds received in Nov 1864 bur Yellow Cr Cem at Yellow Creek, NC. Pension File DO 562963. Co C, 3rd TN Mtd Inf, USA enlisted July 1864. States that Marion was "Absent at Madisonville. Wounded in skirmish in NC on 4 Dec1864 and cannot be moved".
xii. Azalee Williams, b 1848; m1 James David Orr; m2 Steve Smith.
xiii. Candis Williams b 1850 TN d 10 Jun 1927 Gracemont, OK m Charles Anthony, Lt 24 May 1866 Blount Co, TN
xiv. Ava Rilla Williams, m Daniel Wesley Carringer Mar 02, 1851.
xv. Alzena Williams, m Dave Orr.
xvi. Martha Ann Williams, b 1851; d Dec 5, 1947.