Sep. 19, 1814 Leesburg Loudoun County Virginia, USA
Jul. 17, 1896 Arizona, USA
Son of Jacob Lyngae Colvig and Winifred Hoffman. He married Helen M. Woodford, daughter of Allyn Woodford and Aphia Woodruff. William had a sister, Sarah Catherine Colvig. Sarah Catherine married Peter Shafer.
(The following was given by anonymous)
He was a direct descendant of a Frenchman, Jean-Baptiste Colvig'ne and a Greek woman Zelesta Abigail Lyngae. He was part Greek