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Mary Williams (Barnard)

Birthplace: High Laver, Essex, England
Death: Died in Providence, (Present Providence County), Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
Place of Burial: Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Rev. Richard Barnard and Mary Warner Barnard (Waltham)
Wife of Rev. Roger Williams, Founder of Rhode Island
Mother of Mary Sayles; Freeborn Clark (Williams); Providence Williams; Mercy Winsor; Daniel Williams and 2 others
Sister of Bengslevel Barnard; Bezekiel Barnard; Hozeel Barnard; Masachell Barn; Catheel Barnard and 1 other

Occupation: Homemaker
Managed by: Ann Margrethe Nilsen
Last Updated:

About Mary Williams

Name: Mary BARNARD

  • Sex: F
  • Birth: ABT 1609
  • Note: Prior to meeting Roger Williams, Mary was a maid (companion) to Lady Johanna Altham.

Marriage 1 Roger WILLIAMS b: ABT 1604 in London, England

  • Married: 15 DEC 1629 in Essex, England


  • 1. Has Children Mary WILLIAMS b: AUG 1633
  • 2. Has No Children Freeborn WILLIAMS b: 4 OCT 1635 in Salem, MA
  • 3. Has No Children Providence WILLIAMS b: SEP 1638 in Providence, Providence, R.I.
  • 4. Has Children Mercy WILLIAMS b: 15 JUL 1640 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island
  • 5. Has Children Daniel WILLIAMS b: 15 FEB 1642 in Providence, Providence, R.I.
  • 6. Has Children Joseph WILLIAMS b: 12 DEC 1643 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island

Mary was the daughter of an Anglican minister.

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Mary Williams's Timeline

September 24, 1607
High Laver Essex England
September 24, 1607
High Laver Essex England
September 24, 1609
Probably High Laver, Essex, England
September 24, 1609
Of, High Laver, Essex, England
September 24, 1609
Of, High Laver, Essex, England
High Laver, Essex, England
August 1633
Age 24
Plymouth, Plymouth, MA, USA
October 4, 1635
Age 26
Town of Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
September 1638
Age 29
Providence, RI, USA