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Cephas Yancey Williams
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Birth: Apr. 11, 1842
Pittsylvania County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jul. 4, 1891
Pittsylvania County
Virginia, USA

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Born, lived & died in Chestnut Level.

Married 09/19/1860 in Pittsylvania Co., VA to Lavenia Frances Robertson.

Their issue:

1. Emma Cephas Williams (1861-1920)
2. Laila Williams (1862-?)
3. Nannie Jane Williams (1864-1941)
4. Alice Cornelia Williams (1866-1928)
5. Mattie Howard Williams (1869-1944)
6. Robert Stokes Williams (1873-1948)
7. William Hodnett Williams (1875-1876)
8. Ernest Edgar Williams, Jr. (1877-1929)
9. Infant Son Williams (1880-1880)
10. Bernard Greenwood Williams (1887-1962)

Cephas is Aramaic for 'rock,' aka Peter. Aramaic was spoken by Jesus.

Died exactly one year after his father????

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Family links: 
 Parents:
  Charles Bailey Williams (1813 - 1890)
  Ann Elizabeth Hodnett Williams (1820 - 1896)
 
 Spouse:
  Lavenia Frances Robertson Williams (1842 - 1905)
 
 Children:
  Emma Cephas Williams Hedrick (1861 - 1920)*
  Nannie Williams Dodson (1865 - 1941)*
  Alice Cornelia Williams Dodson (1866 - 1937)*
  Robert Stokes Williams (1873 - 1948)*
  Ernest Edgar Williams (1877 - 1929)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Williams-Hodnett Cemetery
Pittsylvania County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Hank Rogers
Record added: Dec 28, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82492331
 

 
 
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