The Cuba Patriot
January 16, 1880 - Friday - vol. 19, No. 2:
Mr. Rockwell S. Williams, a farmer who resided near Bolivar, this county, met his death on Thursday week, while working for a neighbor and endeavoring to exchange a large stump with a sweep or lever machine...He leaves a widow and nine children to mourn his sad death. He was aged about 45 years."

(Rockwell is the husband of Martha Jane (Davie) Williams and father of: John Azel, Jennie Bonnell, Ralph, Ira Tru, Clarence Clais, Walter, Carrie, Freddy & ?)