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Andrew B. McWilliams
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Birth: Jan. 19, 1789
South Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 24, 1871
Limestone County
Alabama, USA

Andrew B. McWilliams was born in the 96th District, Pendleton Co., SC. to William W. McWilliams b. 1750/60 in NC and Sarah or "Sally" b. abt.1766 in NC. Andrew married Elizabeth J. Robertson 23 July 1807 in Warren Co., KY. She was the daughter of Abnor and Eleanor(Moorehead)Robertson.

Andrew and Elizabeth were early settlers in North AL. Andrew acquired 79.3 acres in Limestone Co., AL in 1818. Andrew was one of the founders of the New Garden Cumberland Presbyterian Church. He held the position of Elder from 1831 until his death. He was always at his post of duty at session meetings and the regular services, unless prevented by illness. Ther were many grandchildren, great-, and great-great-grandchildren who lived to honor and respect Father McWilliams. When Andrew died in 1871, the disposition of his estate enumerated all the surviving children. The estate was reopened thirty years later and finally settled in 1905. Listed were 77 heirs and 20 other decendents.

Their ten children were: i. Abnor Robertson McWilliams, b. 11 May 1808 ii. Manerva McWilliams b.13 Mar. 1810 iii.William E. McWilliams, b. 13 Oct.1812 iv. Frances McWilliams, b. 15 Mar. 1815 v.Juliann McWilliams, b. 25 Sept. 1817 vi. Angeline Cornelia McWilliams, b. 16 Jan. 1820 vii. Andrew Jackson McWilliams, b.5 Nov. 1824 viii. Asbury Stone McWilliams, b. 20 July 1827 ix. Alabama Elizabeth McWilliams, b.8 July 1831 x. Martha C. McWilliams, b. 1835
Source: Gray, Powers, and Their Interrelated Families by Edwina Gray Powers Ames 
 
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 Spouse:
  Elizabeth J. Robertson McWilliams (1791 - 1875)*
 
 Children:
  Abner R McWilliams (1808 - 1874)*
  Manerva McWilliams Cowan (1810 - 1860)*
  William E. McWilliams (1812 - 1889)*
  Juliann McWilliams Glaze (1817 - 1847)*
  Asbery Stone McWilliams (1827 - 1857)*
  Harry S McWilliams (1827 - 1857)*
  Alabama Elizabeth McWilliams Wood (1831 - 1861)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
New Garden Cemetery
Elkmont
Limestone County
Alabama, USA
Plot: Old Section
 
Created by: Linda Williams Nelson
Record added: Aug 23, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21123526
Andrew B. McWilliams
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Andrew B. McWilliams
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Andrew B. McWilliams
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 Added: Aug. 29, 2008
 
 
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