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George W Williams
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Birth: Feb. 20, 1842
Death: Oct. 12, 1891

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Mineola, Tex., Oct. 12. -- G.W. Williams of Rockdale suicided here last night by taking twenty grains of morphine. He came here from Rockdale on Friday with a cotton-planter, which he placed on exhibition at the fair. He was found on the steps of his boarding house at about 6 o'clock Sunday evening. The doctor worked with him until 3 o'clock this morning, when he died. The Knights of Pythias, of which order he was a member, took charge of the remains and wired the Knights of Pythias lodge at Rockdale of his death. They received a message to forward the body there, which was done at 4:40 on the International and Great Northern train. He told some parties that he was going to kill himself, but they thought nothing of his threats, and consequently he was not watched. Dallas Morning News, October 13, 1891
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  John Henry Williams (1861 - 1877)*
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Old City Cemetery
Milam County
Texas, USA
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Record added: Mar 08, 2012
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George W Williams
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George W Williams
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George W Williams
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