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Maj William Henry Williamson
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Birth: Oct. 29, 1828
Greenville
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Mar. 16, 1887
Lebanon
Wilson County
Tennessee, USA

Entered the 7th Tennessee Infantry, which was organized at Camp Trousdale. The unit moved in May and July 1861 to Staunton, Virginia. For a time the outfit served under Stonewall Jackson. He was in many engagements throughout the war, among them Gettysburg, Seven Pines, Cold Harbor, the Siege of Petersburg and at Appommatox Court House.

He was the Captain of Company H. He received a wound at Gaines Mill, but returned to the field and was promoted to major in 1863.

Married Martha "Mattie" (Ready) Gordon, the widow of General John Hunt Morgan in 1876,

Children:

William Henry married Mary Ready Weaver
Martha Ready married Winstead Paine Bone
Charles ready married Mary Owen Campbell
Alice Martin married Amzi Weddell Hooker
Nannie died at age 2 
 
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 Spouse:
  Martha (Mattie) Ready Morgan Williamson (1840 - 1887)*
 
 Children:
  William Henry Williamson (1873 - 1912)*
  Martha Ready Williamson Bone (1874 - 1964)*
  Charles Ready Williamson (1876 - 1931)*
  Alice Williamson Hooker (1878 - 1972)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cedar Grove Cemetery
Lebanon
Wilson County
Tennessee, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Stonewall
Record added: Oct 02, 2005
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