Simpson History

Menu


Coat-of-Arms

Family   

Husband John Williams
  Birth 7/7/1740 Hanover Co. VA
  Death 12/1804 Orange Co. NC, buried at Locust Hill cemetery
  Note Served in French and Indian War, Colonel in Revolutionary War under George Washington and Nathaniel Greene.
  Father Nathaniel Williams (12/2/1712-c.1763)
  Mother Elizabeth Washington (6/21/1717-1761) First cousin of George Washington. Elizabeth's father was John and George's father was Augustine, who were brothers.
 
Marriage 3/16/1767 Lunenburg Co. VA
 
Wife Elizabeth Williamson
  Birth c.1744 Lunenburg Co. VA
  Death 4/15/1831 NC
  Father
  Mother
 
Children
  1 M Marmaduke "Duke" Williams (2/14/1768-9/22/1834)
  2 F Henrietta Simpson (8/5/1770-4/20/1842)
  3 F Elizabeth "Betsy" Graves (10/15/1773-8/2/1841) married General Azariah Graves (10/29/1768-3/1/1850) of Caswell Co. NC, a veteran of the War of 1812