Williams

Williams (HM16EE)

Location: Santa Cruz, CA 95060 Santa Cruz County
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Country: United States of America
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N 36° 58.862', W 122° 2.113'

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California Pioneers
James Williams - Chiles-Walker Party 1843
Mary Patterson - Stephens-Murphy Party 1844

Married August 24, 1845
by Thomas O. Larkin
Monterey, Ca.

Twin Sons
James Andrew Apr 4, 1851 - Jan 4, 1852
Andrew James Apr 4, 1851 - Jan 4, 1852

Niece
Martha Lavinia Williams
Daughter of Issac & Lydia Patterson Williams
Apr 2, 1852 - Oct 5, 1856
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James arrived in California with brothers John, Isaac, & Squire

Mary arrived in California with Grandfather Isaac Hitchcock, Mountain Man & Guide
Mother Elizabeth Hitchcock Patterson
Brother Isaac & Sisters Lydia, Malinda, Margaret

Four sons were born to James & Mary WilliamsJonathan, Isaac Benjamin, James and Andrew
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HM NumberHM16EE
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Date Added Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 10:06am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 585865 N 4093203
Decimal Degrees36.98103333, -122.03521667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 58.862', W 122° 2.113'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 58' 51.72" N, 122° 2' 6.78" W
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Area Code(s)408, 831, 650
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 261 Evergreen St, Santa Cruz CA 95060, US
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I would like to hear from whoever posted the information about James Williams and his party in connection with the Chiles-Walker Party's historical marker. I believe all these Williams boys might have been the brothers of my 2nd great-grandfather, William A. Williams, and the sons of my third great-grandfather John C. Williams, who came to Cape Girardeau County, Mo., circa 1819. William was his oldest child. I have a strong suspicion that James and the others were his younger brothers. I've only known that most of the family moved west, reportedly in 1849, but that obviously could be wrong. I also know that one brother was named James.

My email address is rtrowt@sbcglobal.net

George Williams

Oct 25, 2016 at 12:00pm PDT by rtrowt

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