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William Ames
Birth: May 15, 1842
Providence
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA
Death: Mar. 8, 1914
Providence
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. Served in the Civil War first as a Captain in the 2nd Rhode Island Volunteer Infantry, then as Lieutenant Colonel of the 3rd Rhode Island Heavy Artillery. Towards the end of the war he served as Chief of Artillery on the staff of Major General Quincy A. Gillmore. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "meritorious services during the war". (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Samuel Ames (1806 - 1865)
  Mary Throop Dorr Ames (1811 - 1869)
 
 Spouses:
  Hariette Fletcher Ormsbee Ames (1850 - 1875)*
  Ann Ives Carrington Ames (1849 - 1904)*
 
 Children:
  John Ormsbee Ames (1872 - 1936)*
  William Ames (1873 - 1894)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sullivan Dorr Ames (1840 - 1880)*
  William Ames (1842 - 1914)
  Edward Carrington Ames (1844 - 1844)*
  Edward Carrington Ames (1845 - 1886)*
  George Augustus Ames (1845 - 1847)*
  Samuel Ames (1849 - 1900)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Swan Point Cemetery
Providence
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA
Plot: Group 42, Lot 2
 
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Originally Created by: Russ Dodge
Record added: Apr 08, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7339437
William Ames
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William Ames
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