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***               CAPTAIN ISAAC WILLIAMS                 ***
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***                               AND  HIS                             ***
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***                         GRAND  CHILDREN                    ***
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***                         Pioneers  of                              ***
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***               Lawrence County, Indiana                ***
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Published By  Ben F. and Alice L. Dixon in 1963, revised 1967

This narrative documents the linage of Captain Isaac Williams from the birth of his grandfather Richard Williams in 1719 at Gwynedd, Pennsylvania thru subsequent migrations of the families thru Loudoun County, Virginia to Surry County, North Carolina, to the French Broad of eastern Tennessee and finally on to Lawrence County Indiana where the family founded the small of Williams. 

The narrative is available for reading or downloading in three formats:
The Word and PDF Files will be slow to download due to their size.
Captain Isaac as a Word Document   Captain Isaac  HTML 
Captain Isaac as a PDF File

Included here are two articles
written by descendents of Captain Isaac describing life in and beyond Lawrence County up thru the mid 1900'

  Ray Williams Memories of the West 

John Williams Memories 1940   


Follow the link  below to another website detailing the linage of Rufus Williams, a great grandson of Isaac, from his childhood in Lawrence County to several injuries in the civil war, a migration to Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma, with a brief side trip to southern Old Mexico and back to Indiana before retiring to St. Petersburg Florida.

 Included is an great chronology written by four of his grand daughters sisters detailing life in Oklahoma during the great depression

LAWRENCE COUNTY AND BEYOND