Is your surname Williams?

Research the Williams family

Ruth Williams's Geni Profile

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!

Ruth Williams (Granger)

Birthdate: (63)
Birthplace: Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
Death: 1832 (62)
Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States
Place of Burial: Cleveland, Cuyahoga, OH, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Zadock Granger and Martha Granger
Wife of William Wheeler Williams
Mother of Frederick Granger Williams; William Wheeler Williams; NN Williams; Joseph Williams; Martha Peet and 1 other
Sister of Eli Granger; Anna Q King; Lucy Eddy; Anna Granger and Rufus Granger, Sr.

Managed by: Cindy (Swarthout)
Last Updated:

About Ruth Williams

DAR MATRON OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION born on 19 - May - 1769 at Suffield Hartford Co CT married Frederick Granger on 18 - Feb - 1787 at Suffield CT -tcd

(f/g) Ruth Granger Williams Birth: 1767 Suffield Hartford County Connecticut, USA Death: 1832 Cleveland Oswego County New York, USA

Ruth Granger Williams parents were Martha Cooley and Zadoc Granger. She married William Wheeler Williams in Suffield CT in 1787 and their children were Frederick Granger, William Wheeler Jr. (Harvard Grove Plot 76), Joseph (Harvard Grove Plot 76), Martha (Peet) Erie Street Cemetery, Cleveland, Mary 'Polly' (Cahoon), and 3 children who died young.

All of the Williams family in Lot 76 were moved from nearby Axtel Cemetery when it was abandoned in 1881.

Family links:

 Zadock Granger (1736 - 1799)
 Martha Cooley Granger (1742 - 1823) 
 William Wheeler Williams (1760 - 1831)
 Frederick Granger Williams (1787 - 1842)
 William Wheeler Williams (1790 - 1852)
 Joseph Williams (1793 - 1816)
 Martha Williams Peet (1794 - 1867)

Inscription: "Ruth W ____ old stone, inscription gone".

Note: from Sherman & Mettler 1930 Harvard Grove Cemetery Inscriptions.

Burial: Harvard Grove Cemetery Cleveland Cuyahoga County Ohio, USA Plot: Sec 3, Lot 76 (No T/G) Created by: tcd Record added: Oct 08, 2005 Find A Grave Memorial# 11913280

view all

Ruth Williams's Timeline

May 19, 1769
Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
October 28, 1787
Age 18
Suffield, Hartford, CT, United States
June 29, 1790
Age 21
Suffield, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
Age 22
Age 23
Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Age 24
Suffield, Hartford, CT, United States
November 8, 1797
Age 28
Suffield, Hartford, CT, United States
Age 62
Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States
Cleveland, Cuyahoga, OH, United States