Shirley William Williams1,2

#8762, (19 August 1891 - July 1981)
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Nelle Belle Bridges
Father*James C. Williams1 (1856 - b 1894)
Mother*Rachel Watson1 (1858 - 1912)


Nora A Stephens b. s 1894
Birth*19 August 1891He was born on 19 August 1891 at Warrick Co., IndianaG.3,4 
11 June 1900He appeared on the census of 11 June 1900 in the household of Rachel Watson and John W Hunt at Skelton Twp., Warrick Co., IndianaG, as Shiley, age 8, step-son, b. IN Aug 1891.1 
28 April 1910He appeared on the census of 28 April 1910 in the household of Rachel Watson at Skelton Twp., Warrick Co., IndianaG, son, age 17, b. and parents b. IN, farm laborer.5 
Marriage*11 March 1914He married Nora A Stephens on 11 March 1914 at Warrick Co., IndianaG.6 
19 December 1917He registered for the military draft on 19 December 1917 at Tennyson, Warrick Co., IndianaG.2 
Death*July 1981He died in July 1981 at Columbus, Bartholomew Co., IndianaG, at age 89; (poss., birth date off by five days.)7 


  1. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census. John W (55), b. IN Feb 1855, father b. KY, mother b. IN, farmer; Rachel (41), b. IN Oct 1858, parents b. IN, 3 ch., 2 living; marr. 1 yr.
  2. [S1278] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, image viewed online or Shirley William Williams, b. Tennyson IN 19 Aug 1891, single, one child (age 3), res. Tennyson IN, empl. in Canada, Brealsmamore R.R., res. Tennyson IN, military service Canada Infantry (private, 7 mos.).
  3. [S117] Indiana, WPA Birth Index, 1880-1920, online, Williams, b. 19 Aug 1891, Warrick Co., male, son of J C Williams and R A Watson.
  4. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census.
  5. [S8] 1910 U.S. Federal Census. Rachel Hunt (54), marr., 2nd, b. and mother b. IN, father b. TN, 3 children, 2 living.
  6. [S198] Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941 [database], Jordan Dodd, Liahona Research and Works Progress Administration, compilers, online, Shirley W Williams, age 23, and Nora E Stephens, marr. Warrick Co., 19 Aug 1891. Index to Marriage Record 1900 - 1920 Inclusive, W. P. A. Original record located County Clerk's Office, Book 16, p. 76.
  7. [S16] Social Security Death Index, (Washington, D.C.: Social Security Administration), index online or, Shirley Williams, b. 24 Aug 1891, d. Jul 1981, res. Columbus, Bartholomew, IN; SSN 311-34-5910.