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Charles (williams) Williams (abt. 1879 - abt. 1948)

Charles Williams formerly williams
Born about in Texas, United Statesmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
[spouse(s) unknown]
Died about at about age 69 in Mississippi, United Statesmap
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Charles Williams was born ca 1879, in Texas.[1][2]

He married Bessie Driskell ca 1905. They had 6 known children.

  1. Addis Williams (1906-1970)[3]
  2. Robert 'Houston' Williams (1908-1939)[3]
  3. Flora Mae Williams (1908-1995)[1]
  4. Lillie Estelle (Williamrs) Seal (1913-1993)[1]
  5. Ruth Jeanette Williams (1918-1988)[1]
  6. Charles W Williams (1920-1944)[2]

They made their home in Yalobusha, Mississippi in 1910, where he was a Clerk in the General Store, and Bessie was taking care of the home and their first 2 children, Addis-3, and Robert H-1.[3] They moved on to Batesville, Panola County, by 1920, where he worked as Watch maker, and Bessie was tending the home and by then, 5 children, Addis-14, Houston-11, Flora-9, Estella-6, and Ruth-2.[1] They were living in Charleston, Tallahatchie County, Mississippi in 1930, where he was a Jewler. By then Charles Jr. had been born and was in the home along with Houston, Flora, Lillie and Ruth.[2]

He is thought to have died in 1948, in Tupelo, Lee County, Mississippi.


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "United States Census, 1920", database with images, FamilySearch ( : 2 February 2021), Charles Williams, 1920.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 2 March 2022), Charles Williams, Charleston, Tallahatchie, Mississippi, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 3, sheet 17A, line 1, family 402, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 1168; FHL microfilm 2,340,903.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 2 March 2022), Charles Williams, Beat 4, Yalobusha, Mississippi, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 123, sheet 1B, family 7, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 764; FHL microfilm 1,374,777.

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