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Providence Williams

Birthplace: Providence, RI, USA
Death: Died in Newport, Rhode Island Colony, British North America
Place of Burial: unknown
Immediate Family:

Son of Rev. Roger Williams, Founder of Rhode Island and Mary Williams
Brother of Mary Sayles; Freeborn Clark (Williams); Daniel Williams; Joseph Williams; Sowwe Roger Williams and 2 others

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About Providence Williams

PROVIDENCE, eldest son of Rev. Roger & Mary (Bernard) Williams, was born Providence "in the latter end of ... September 1638" [PrTR 1:7]; on 22 July 1686 Providence Town Council received a report that "Providence Williams is dead at Newport" and on 14 September 1686 Daniel Williams "exhibited an inventory of his deceased brother Providence Williams" and the Town Council appointed Daniel administrator "as he is next of the kin" [PrTR 6:154-56].

Providence never married and has no known issue.

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September 1638
Providence, RI, USA
Age 47
Newport, Rhode Island Colony, British North America