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Jesse Williams
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Birth: Jun. 4, 1796
Virginia, USA
Death: Nov. 21, 1874
Richmond City
Virginia, USA

He was a dealer in real estate and built houses. He also owned a brick yard that occupied the block on the north side of W. Leigh St. between Goshen and Gilmer streets. His bricks were used to construct the First Baptist Church in Richmond where he was a deacon (now Hunton Hall, the student center for the Virginia Commonwealth University). His son, T.C. Williams, and grandson, Adolph Dill Williams, were two of the wealthiest tobacconists in Richmond. 
 
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 Parents:
  Elisha Williams (____ - 1806)
  Phebe Williams (____ - 1842)
 
 Children:
  Hannah Dill Williams Parkinson (1822 - 1854)*
  Elisha Williams (1827 - 1864)*
  Thomas Charles Williams (1831 - 1889)*
  Adolph Dill Williams (1833 - 1884)*
  William Henry Harrison Williams (1840 - 1893)*
  Marietta Mayo Williams Long (1842 - 1893)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
There is no marker for Jesse.
 
Burial:
Hollywood Cemetery
Richmond
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section: F Lot: 49
 
Maintained by: John McGlothlin
Originally Created by: Graves
Record added: Jul 16, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93685639
Jesse Williams
Added by: John McGlothlin
 
Jesse Williams
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Added by: Dean Wilson
 
 
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