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Capt John Williams
Birth: Feb. 17, 1680
Haverhill
Essex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jan. 11, 1741
Poquetanuck
New London County
Connecticut, USA

Mayflower descendant - his ggrandfather was Edward Fuller

He built meeting-house and a saw mill and was a selectman from 1721 - 1728. He later built ships and was a Congregational Long Society (1726 founder). He also was a Lieutenant in 1721 and in 1735 a Captain in the 5th Co. Eastern Society of Norwich. He "died of of pleurisy, after seven days illness." from the Joshiea Hempstead diary of January 12, 1741/2. 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Williams (1647 - 1721)
  Mary Fuller Williams (1644 - 1720)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Knowlton Williams (1681 - 1749)*
 
 Children:
  Zipporah Geer (____ - 1739)*
  Benjamin Williams (____ - 1732)*
  Mary Williams Giddings (1713 - 1733)*
  Joseph Williams (1723 - 1776)*
 
 Sibling:
  Sarah Williams Roath (1675 - 1702)*
  John Williams (1680 - 1741)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
"here lyes Buries ye Body of Capt. John Williams who Died Janry 11th 1741/2 Aged 61 Years 10 months & 22 Da's"
 
Note: Taken from "Cemetery Inscriptions in the Town of Preston" researched by Marion Hall
 
Burial:
Long Society Congregational Burying Ground
Preston
New London County
Connecticut, USA
 
Maintained by: tcd
Originally Created by: LindaCh5
Record added: Mar 27, 2007
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Capt John Williams
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Capt John Williams
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Capt John Williams
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Mayflower descendant - his ggrandfather was Edward Fuller
- tcd
 Added: May. 12, 2015
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