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Barney Williams
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Birth: 1824
Death: 1876

 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Maria Pray Williams (1828 - 1911)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Irish comedian, he "confirmed" fears about Irish immigrants by his caricature
 
Burial:
Green-Wood Cemetery
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Plot: Greenbank path
 
Created by: Tony cossean
Record added: Feb 21, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18013019
Barney Williams
Added by: Lester Letson
 
Barney Williams
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Barney Williams
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Trained in Clogging, he was the first professional Irish Clogger in the US. Originally a "blackface" performer, he later started a comedy routine with his wife Maria (Mary Ann) Pray. They went on to entertain Lincoln, and travel to England to entertain ...(Read more)
- Lester Letson
 Added: Aug. 11, 2012
 
 
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