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George William Williams and Harriet Thurston

George William WILLIAMS. [Familytree].
Born 9 January 1871 at Toquerville, Washington County, Utah; son of George William Washington WILLIAMS and Lydia Powell FERRIN.

He was baptized at Willard, Box Elder County, Utah in the Spring of 1874. (S4).

In 1880 he went to Arizona, traveling by team from Willard, Utah to Taylor, near Snowflake, Arizona, a distance of about 1200 miles. Though only nine years old, he drove a team nearly the whole distance. In 1884 they settled at Luna, New Mexico, but after a failure of crops because of frost, they moved to the Gila Valley in southern Arizona. They located at Pima, Arizona, where his father engaged in the brick and lime making business. (S4).

In May 1886 he and others were surprised by a band of Apache Indians. A skirmish ensued in which one of the party, Peter Franklin Thurston, George's future father-in-law, was killed. By taking to the hills the rest escaped with their lives {S4}.

He married Harriet THURSTON on 30 June 1889 at Pima, Graham County, Arizona.

In JUN 1892 they moved to Clifton, Greenlee County, Arizona. There he assisted in organizing a branch of the Church. He helped build a nice little brick meetinghouse there.

He and his wife were sealed at Salt Lake City on 10 August 1897.

He served a mission from 1898 to 1904.

In 1903 he succeeded Albert E. Blair as Presiding Elder of the Branch at Clifton. (S4).

He died 3 April 1913 at St. Johns, Apache County, Arizona and was buried 6 April 1913 at St. Johns, Apache County, Arizona.

Harriet (Hattie) THURSTON. [Familytree].
Born on 14 September 1872 at Milton, Morgan County, Utah; daughter of Peter Franklin THURSTON and Mary Ann SPENDLOVE.

She was baptized in 1880. About that same year she left the Morgan Valley with her family to fulfill a call from the church leaders to help settle the Gila Valley in Southern Arizona.

She married George William WILLIAMS on 30 June 1889 at Pima, Graham County, Arizona.

She died on 14 October 1945 at San Diego, San Diego County, California; and was buried 19 October 1945 at Pima, Graham County, Arizona.

CHILDREN of George William WILLIAMS and Harriet THURSTON:
  1. William Franklin WILLIAMS. Born (stillborn) 16 (18 ?) October 1889 at Pima, Graham County, Arizona.
  2. Hattie Josephine WILLIAMS. (Josephine). Born 22 January 1891 at Pima, Graham County, Arizona. She married 25 September 1912 to Milton McRAE. She was baptized in 1899. She died 31 May 1924.
  3. Cora WILLIAMS. Born 15 SEP 1892 at Pima, Graham County, Arizona. She was baptized 7 OCT 1900. She married 15 SEP or 7 OCT or 8 OCT in 1909 to Daniel Arthur KEMP.
  4. George Wallace WILLIAMS. (Wallace). Born 31 JUL 1894 at Pima, Graham County, Arizona. He was baptized 8 NOV 1903. He married 26 MAY 1926 to Verlina SCAGGS. He died 26 MAR 1964.
  5. Minnie WILLIAMS [Familytree]. Born 25 December 1896 at Clifton, Greenlee County, Arizona. She married Clive Vernon TENNEY on 30 January 1918. She died 18 June 1981 at El Cajon, San Diego County, California.
  6. Jessie May (Mae) WILLIAMS. Born 31 OCT 1901 at Clifton, Greenlee County, Arizona. She was baptized 5 FEB 1910. She married (1) on 9 AUG 1917 to Frank RUSSELL. She married (2) 8 DEC 1935 to Charles F. BLISS. They were sealed 20 MAY 1941.
  7. Oran Adna WILLIAMS. Born 26 AUG 1903 at Clifton, Greenlee County, Arizona. He was baptized 21 OCT 1911. He married 29 MAY 1931 to Barbara GREEN. He died 17 MAY 1959.
  8. Joseph Bernard WILLIAMS. Born 12 OCT 1905 at Clifton, Greenlee County, Arizona. He was baptized 6 DEC 1913. He married 20 MAY 1929 to Ruth EYRING. He died 25 JUL 1957.


ANCESTORS OF George William Williams:
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ENOS (235-1140AM)
CAINAN (325-1235AM)
JARED (460-1422AM)
ENOCH (622-1048AM)
LAMECH (874-1651AM)
NOAH (1056-2006AM)
SHEM (1548-2159AM)
ARPHAXAD (1659-2097AM)
SALAH (1694-2127AM)
EBER (1724-2188AM)
PELEG (1758-1997AM)
REU (1788-2027AM)
SERUG (1820-2050AM)
NAHOR (1850-1998AM)
TERAH (1878-2083AM)
ABRAHAM (1948-2123AM) (Abram). 
ISAAC (2049AM-2229AM) = Rebecca
JACOB (Israel)(2109AM-2256AM)
JUDAH.  He married TAMAR
ZERAH (Zeus).  He married  ELECTRA
DARDANUS (Darda).  He married  BATES  [Dardanus is a descendant of Mahol and Zerah]
ERICHTHONIUS .  He married Astyoche Ilium
TROAS, King of Dardania.  He married and Callirhoe Illium
ASSARACUS, King of Dardania
CAPYS, Prince of Troy, and THEMISTE
ANCHESES, Prince of Troy, and FETJUIR
AENEAS, King of Latium, and CREUSA
IULUS ASCANIUS ap Aeneas, King of Alba Longa
SYLVIUS ap Iulus Ascanius (Silvius)
BRUTUS ap Sylvius.  [Geoffrey of Monmouth, in Historia Regum Britanniae, says explicitly, Brutus is the grandson, rather than son, of Ascanius].
CAMBER ap Brutus
DYFNWAL HEN ap Gorbonian
CYNGEN ap Dyfnwal
ASSER ap Cyngen
HENWYN ap Bleiddud = RHAGAW verch Llyr (King Lear)
CUNEDDA ap Henwyn	
RHIWALLON ap Cunedda
GWRWST ap Rhiwallon
SEISYLL ap Gwrwst
ANTONIUS ap Seisyll  (about 1300BC)
AEDD MAWR  (living about 300BC)
PRYDAIN (Brydain) ap Aedd (c300BC-?)
DYFNARTH ap Prydain
CRYDON ap Dyfnarth
CERWYD ap Crydon
ENEID ap Cerwyd
MANOGAN ap Eneid
Beli Mawr
Affleth ap Beli Mawr
Afallach ap Affleth
Enddolen ap Afallach
Endos ap Enddolen
Enied ap Endos
Endeyrn ap Enied
Endicant ap Endeyrn
Deheuwaint ap Endicant
Rydeyrn  ap Deheuwaint
Gwrtheyrn ap Rydeyrn
Cyndeyrn ap Gwrtheyrn
Rhuddfedel Frych ap Cyndeyrn
Brydw ap Rhuddfedel Frych
Pasgen ap Brydw
Cadell Ddyrnllwg ap Pasgen
Pasgen ap Cadell Ddyrnllwg
Mawn ap Pasgen
Cyngen ap Mawn
Brochwel Ysgithrog ap Cyngen
Cynan ap Brochwel Ysgithrog
Cadell ap Cynan
Gwnfyw Frych ap Cadell
Gywnnan ap Gwnfyw Frych
Gwriawn ap Gywnnan
Byordderch ap Gwriawn   
Brwyn (Bywyn)  ap Byordderch
Gwaeddgar ap Brwyn
Grwgant ap Gwaeddgar
Cadfarch ap Gwrgant
Ynyr ap Cadfarch
Tudor Trevor
Dyngad ap Tudor Trevor (c930-?)  and Sissely verch Seferys
Rhiwallon ap Dyngad.  (c965-1040)
Caragdog ap Rhiwallon. (c1000-?)
Breichiol ap Caradog (c1030-?)
Pyll ap Breichiol (c1060-?).
Meurig ap Pyll (c1095-?). 
Caradog of Penrhos. (c1125-?). 
Iorwerth ap Caradog (c1150-?)  and Alis ferch Bleddyn.
Adam Gwent  (Adam ap Iorwerth) (c1190-)
John ap Adam (Adam Fynchan) (c1220-?)
(Sir) John ap Adam (c1255-1311) and Elizabeth de Gournay
Thomas ap Adam (c1307-c1343) and Joan Inge
John ap Adam (c1330-c1376) married Millicent Bessylls
(Sir) John ap Adams (c1360-?), md Clara Powell
Roger Adams (1392-?) and Jane Ellyott
Thomas Adams (1422-1452) and Marie Upton
John Adams (1452-1483) and Jane Rannelegh
John Adams (1482-1577) and Catherine Stebbing
John Adams and Margery Squire
Richard Adams and Margaret Armager
Robert Adams and Elizabeth Sharlon
Robert Adams and Eleanor Wilmot
Elizabeth Adams and Edward Phelps
Samuel Phelps and Sarah Chandler
John Phelps and Sarah Andrews
John Phelps and Deborah Lovejoy
Samuel Phelps and Margaret Nevins 
Lydia Phelps and Ebenezer Ferrin
Samuel Ferrin and Sally Clotilda Powell 
Lydia Powell Ferrin and George William Washington Williams
George William Williams and Harriet Thurston (1872-1945)

George William Williams and Harriet Thurston (1872-1945)
Minnie Williams (1896-1981) and Clive Vernon Tenney
Mildred Ella Tenney and Glenn Russell Handy 
Deborah Lee Handy and Rodney Allen Morris