Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Family: Lewis Marcus "Mark" WILLIAMS / Mercy Victoria MAXWELL (F18795)

m. CA 1864


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  • Father | Male
    Lewis Marcus "Mark" WILLIAMS

    Born  Jan 1836   
    Died  1 Nov 1902   
    Buried    Williams Family Cemetery, Flint, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  CA 1864  [1]  Knights Fork (Little Flint), Doddridge Co, WV  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Isaac WILLIAMS | F40783 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Susan KESTER | F40783 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Mercy Victoria MAXWELL

    Born  7 Apr 1834  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  12 Nov 1904  Knight, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Williams Family Cemetery, Flint, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Bedwell MAXWELL | F44619 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Nancy UTTER | F44619 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    Mary Susan WILLIAMS

    Born  20 Mar 1867  Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  11 Mar 1935   
    Buried    Roberts Chapel Cemetery, Riggins Run, Co Rd 5, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  James Burk WILLIAMS | F24126 
    Married  20 Feb 1890  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Female
    Luvernia Belle WILLIAMS

    Born  26 Mar 1869  Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  17 Feb 1960  Sistersville, Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Greenwood Cemetery, Sistersville, Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Delbert B. KNIGHT | F24128 
    Married  11 Apr 1889  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 3 | Male
    James Albert WILLIAMS

    Born  9 Jul 1871  Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  8 Apr 1941  West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Kinney Cemetery, Nutters Fork, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Laura Belle CHAPMAN | F5907 
    Married  18 Dec 1895  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Male
    Lewis Marcus Jackson "Jack" WILLIAMS

    Born  8 Oct 1873  Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  18 Mar 1944  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Masonic Memorial Park Cemetery, Crystal Lake (West Union), WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Ora Alice KINNEY | F24130 
    Married  30 May 1896  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Notes 
    • 1870 Census, Harrison Co, WV (Tenmile Twp), enumerated on Aug 23 1870:
      Lewis M. Williams, 35, farmer, value of real estate $2,800, value of personal estate $200, cannot read/write; Mercy V, 36; Mary S, 3; Levernia, 1.

      1880 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (Grant District), enumerated in Jun 1880:
      Louis M. Williams, 43, farmer; wife Mercy V, 44; dau Mary S, 13; dau Leverny B, 11; son James A, 8; son Jackson M L, 6; nephew Tomas, 18.

      1900 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (Grant District):
      Lewis M. Williams, 64, b. Jan 1836 in WV, father b. Germany, mother b. WV, married 36 yrs; wife Mercy V. Williams, 66, b. Apr 1834 in WV, mother of 5 children (4 still living); grandson Flave Denison (?), 14, b. May 1886. [2, 3]

  • Sources 
    1. [S2093] 1900 Census, Doddridge County, WV (Grant District).

    2. [S1604] Death record of son.

    3. [S1564] Obituary of daughter.