America Sidney Dial Williams
August 1849- 1924
America Sidney Dial was born in Upshur County, Texas, in August 1849 to Martin Dial and Margaret Campbell. Her brothers and sisters included
James Roy Dial, Mary C. Dial, Margaret Ellen Dial, Marion Dial, Mary Anna Margaret Dial, Benjamin Franklin Dial, Sidney Cordelia Dial, Mary Alice Dial, Dahlia Dial.
The family later moved to Hopkins County then to Columbus, Colorado County. Both her parents died there in 1870. She married Andrew Williams May 11, 1873.
The couple moved to farm in Lampasas County where they are first listed as a couple on the 1880 census.
Andrew and America divorced on November 11, 1893, in Lampasas County, and on every census afterwards, Andrew lists himself as a widower.
Andrew died April 27, 1914, and is buried in Western Heights Cemetery, Dallas. The grave is no longer marked.
America moved to West Dallas and later to Irving, living with her daughter, Andrew "May" Mable, in Irving when she died about 1924. Her granddaughters remembered following the wagon with her coffin to Kit Cemetery, Irving.
Matthew Ezekiel Williams
b February 15, 1872
d February 24, 1961
Martin Henry Williams
b August 15, 1874
Mary Ellen Williams m Otie Weatherly
b August 14, 1875
d before 1920
Margaret E. Williams m Charles Lytle
b June 5, 1877
Dorothy (Dora) A. Williams m Otto Ziegenfuss
b 18 November 1879
d July 12, 1938
Andrew Mable Williams m Andrew Jackson English
b May 24, 1882
d July 1, 1925
Sadie Alice Williams m Ernest Wiley Cothran
b. 11 September 1884
d. May 25, 1946
b March 31, 1886
Eddie R. Williams
b April 10, 1887
d September 20, 1890
b May 17, 1889
d September 20,1890
Andrew Ezekiel Williams (1847 - 1914)
Matthew E. Williams (1868 - 1961)*
Dora Williams Ziegenfuss (1879 - 1938)*
Andrew Mable Williams English (1882 - 1925)*
Old Kit Cemetery
Created by: Elsie
Record added: Oct 17, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 118864869
God bless America|
Added: Oct. 29, 2013
What a lovely memorial!|
Added: Oct. 18, 2013