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John James Williams

Also Known As: "Whispering Willie"
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Birthplace: Frankford, Sussex County, Delaware, United States
Death: January 11, 1988 (83)
Lewes, Sussex County, Delaware, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Frank Williams and Anna E. Williams
Husband of Elsie Elizabeth Williams
Brother of Preston L. Williams

Managed by: Tamás Flinn Caldwell-Gilbert
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About John J. Williams, U.S. Senator

John James Williams, a Senator from Delaware; born on a farm near Frankford, Sussex County, Del., May 17, 1904; attended the public schools at Frankford; moved to Millsboro, Del., in 1922 and engaged in the grain business; elected as a Republican to the United States Senate in 1946; reelected in 1952, 1958 and 1964 and served from January 3, 1947, until his resignation December 31, 1970; was not a candidate for reelection in 1970; died on January 11, 1988, in Lewes, Del.; interment in Millsboro Cemetery, Millsboro, Del.

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John J. Williams, U.S. Senator's Timeline

1904
May 17, 1904
Frankford, Sussex County, Delaware, United States
1988
January 11, 1988
Age 83
Lewes, Sussex County, Delaware, United States