John Williams, of Hempstead

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John Williams, of Hempstead

Also Known As: "John Philip Williams"
Birthplace: Newport, Newport, Rhode Island, Colonial America
Death: December 18, 1680 (40-41)
Hempstead, Queens, Long Island, New York, Colonial America
Immediate Family:

Son of Moyles Williams and Ann Pearsall
Husband of Miriam Dorland
Father of Mariam Mott and Thomas Williams
Brother of Richard Williams; Daughter Williams; Hannah Halstead; Elizabeth Williams; George Williams and 2 others
Half brother of Miriam Dorland; Nathaniel Pearsall; Daniel Pearsall and George Pearsall, Sr.

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About John Williams, of Hempstead


One of the early settlers of Hempstead Henry's will is among the records of the Surrogate's Office of the City of New York. There is also a release to his estate from the children of Michael (Moyles) Williams, which reads as follows:

This may certify to any whom these presents doth concerne that wee John Williams, Joseph Williams and Timothy Halsted doth by these presents for us our heyres Executors or Administrators. Acquit & discharge forever our late father in law Henry Persall him, his heyers, Executors Administrators or Assigns, from all dues or demands of Houses, or Lands of Inheritance or any other Lands known by any other title soever, And all other Goods & Cattles whatsoever, that formerly were our owne ffathers Michael Williams deceased. [8]

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John Williams, of Hempstead's Timeline

Newport, Newport, Rhode Island, Colonial America
Age 26
Hempstead, Long Island
December 18, 1680
Age 41
Queens, Long Island, New York, Colonial America
Age 41
Age 41