William Williams (1555 - 1618) MP

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Birthplace: Wotten-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, England
Death: Died in Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, England
Managed by: Duane Alden Goode
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About William Williams

William (John) Williams [Parents] was born about 1555 in Huntingdon, Wotton-under-edg, Gloucester, England. He died on 29 Sep 1618. He married Jane Woodward on 4 Dec 1603.

   Other marriages:
       Shepheard, Jane
   Was tall of stature. (Fullers - wool industry). X mark on will. Is hamlet of   Synwell, Parish of Wooten Under Edge (Glouchester Co.) Was once a center of cloth making.
   Saw some reference to his cousin, Thomas Williams - Mayflower.

Jane Woodward was born in 1569 in Synwell, , Gloucester, England. She died on 2 Feb 1614/1615. She was buried in Wotton-under-edg, , Gloucester, England. She married William (John) Williams on 4 Dec 1603.

   She is the second wife of William and mother of Richard.

They had the following children:

1. Elizabeth Williams was born about 1605.

   She perhaps removed to New England apparently unmarried.

2. Richard Williams

3. Jane Williams was christened on 19 Mar 1609 in Whetenhurst, Gloucester, England.

   She was baptised at St. Mary the Virgin church. Apparently unmarried before 1655 testate.

4. Roger Williams was born about 1610 in St. Mary, Wooten-Under Edg, Gloucester, England.

5. John Williams was born on 26 Apr 1612 in St. Mary, Wooten-Under Edge, Gloucester, England.

6. Samuel Williams was born about 1614 in St. Mary, Wooten-Under Edg, Gloucester, England. He died in 1669 in Synwell, Gloucestershire, England.

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Jane Shepheard died in 1603. She married William (John) Williams on 15 Nov 1585.

They had the following children:

1. Samuel Williams was born about 1595 in Synwell, , Gloucestershire, England.

   He was a fuller at Eastington Co. Gloucester

2. Ann Williams

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William Williams's Timeline

1555
1555
Wotten-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, England
1585
November 15, 1585
Age 30
England
1599
December 2, 1599
Age 44
1603
December 4, 1603
Age 48
Gloucestershire, England
1605
December 1605
Age 50
St. Mary, Wooten-Under Edg, Gloucester, England
1607
January 28, 1607
Age 52
Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, England
March 19, 1607
Age 52
St. Mary, Wooten-Underedge, Gloucestershire, England
1610
1610
Age 55
Wooten Under, Gloucestershire, , England
1612
April 26, 1612
Age 57
St. Mary, Wooten-Under Edg, Gloucester, England
1614
1614
Age 59
St. Mary, Wooten-Under Edg, Gloucester, England