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Benjamin Williams

Birthplace: Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA
Death: Died in Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Joseph Williams, Sr. and Elizabeth Phillips (Watson, twin)
Husband of Elizabeth Williams
Father of Nathaniel Williams and Elizabeth White
Brother of Elizabeth Williams; Mehitable Robinson; Joseph Williams; Ebenezer Williams; Phebe Richmond and 1 other

Managed by: Hatte Anne Blejer
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About Benjamin Williams

"Deacon Benjamin Williams was the son of Joseph and Elizabeth Williams, of Taunton, grandson of Richard and Francis (Dighton) Williams, and was born 15th October, 1681. He settled, about the time of his marriage, at the northerly part of Mansfield."

Source: History of Bristol County, Massachusetts: with biographical sketches of many of its pioneers and prominent men, Part 2 (Google eBook) Part 2

edited by Duane Hamilton Hurd, p.605.  


Benjamin Williams, born October 15, 1681 in Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts; died January 10, 1757. He was the son of Joseph Williams and Elizabeth Watson. He married Elizabeth Dean December 04, 1707 in Norton, Bristol, Massachusetts. --------------------


  1. Nathan Williams b. 1/16/1708/09 Norton, Bristol, MA
  2. Joshua Williams b. 2/4/1710/11 Norton, Bristol, MA
  3. Joseph Williams b. 8/4/1713 Norton, Bristol, MA d. 11/7/1744
  4. Elizabeth Williams b. 3/29/1715 Norton, Bristol, MA
  5. Benjamin Williams, Capt. b, 4/7/1717 Norton, Bristol, MA d. 12/4/1794
  6. Catherine Williams b. 3/18/1719/20 Norton, Bristol, MA
  7. Abigail Williams b. 5/2/1723 Norton, Bristol, MA d. 6/2/1814 Foxoborough, Norfolk, MA
  8. Mehitable Williams b. 11/7/1725 Norton, Bristol, MA
  9. Sarah Williams b. 7/19/1728 Norton, Bristol, MA d. 8/19/1811
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Benjamin Williams's Timeline

October 15, 1681
Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA
December 4, 1707
Age 26
Norton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA
January 16, 1708
Age 26
Norton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA
April 10, 1715
Age 33
January 10, 1757
Age 75
Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA