Laurel Grove Cemetery Springfield-Lane County-ORWilliams Family, Descendents of Robert Williams of Roxbury, Mass. (d. Sept 11, 1693 

The Williams family spent several years in Centerville, Allegany CO and adjacent Cattaraugus CO before moving to the midwest in 1842. The information does not exist anywhere else 

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Marilla Williams (1815-1894)
b 1815 Hartwick twp, Otsego Co NY - d 1894, Webster City, Hamilton CO, IA
m 1843 Augustin Beauchaine, Freeport, Stephenson CO IL
Marilla Williams is from the Robert Williams Family of Roxbury MA  (1637+) line. Her siblings settled in IL, WI, and IA after they moved from Centerville in 1842.  School teacher - Lived in Centerville ca. 1820-1842.   She taught school in Centerville and in Freeport, IL. Her parents John and Sally (Wright) Williams both died when she was about 10 years old and are buried in Centerville Cemetery. 

willia1_thumb    willia2_thumb  Gravestones for Marilla Williams' brother Seth Williams and his wife Tharza.  They were from Allegany and Cattaraugus Counties NY and settled in southern WI in the 1840's. The cemetery is southwest of Oakley, Spring Grove township, Green County, WI.  

A family history is posted below.  Any pictures or history of Marilla's many siblings would be much appreciated.  Email: Gilbert Peterson or, Ron Taylor.