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Richard Williams
Birth: Nov. 15, 1836
Findlay
Hancock County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jun. 19, 1914
Portland
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA

US Congressman. He served in the United States House of Representatives from 1877 to 1879 as a representative from Oregon. Williams received his formal education from Willamette University in Salem, Oregon graduating with a degree in law. He was admitted to Oregon State Bar in 1857 and began his legal practice in Kirbyville Oregon before moving to Portland. Following his service in Congress he established a legal practice in Portland and also served as a member of the Portland School Board from 1890 to 1910. (bio by: Nils M. Solsvik Jr.) 
 
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 Parents:
  Elijah Williams (1809 - 1886)
  Lucia Lorain Bigelow Williams (1816 - 1874)
 
 Sibling:
  Richard Williams (1836 - 1914)
  Emmet Bigelow Williams (1853 - 1932)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
River View Cemetery
Portland
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Nils M. Solsvik Jr.
Record added: Aug 27, 2006
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Richard Williams
Added by: Nils M. Solsvik Jr.
 
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 Added: Nov. 27, 2013
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