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Henry McWilliams[1]

Male 1817 - 1860  (43 years)


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  • Name Henry McWilliams 
    Born 1817  Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850  Centre County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Address:
    Ferguson Township 
    • Household next to William McWilliams
      Henry McWilliams age 33 farmer born Pennsylvania
      Rebecca age 29 born Pennsylvania
      Nancy age 2 born Pennsylvania
      Josephine Walker age 12
      William Long age 14
    Died 1860  Centre County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Graysville Cemetery 
    • 43y. 5m. 12 d. Graysville Cemetery
    Census 11 Jul 1860  Centre County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Henry McWilliams age 40 farmer real estate $10000 personal $1338 born Pennsylvania
      Nancy McWilliams age 12
      William E McWilliams age 10
      Sarah A McWilliams age 8
      Anna E Edmundson age 26, servant, born Pennsylvania
      Hesekiah Edmundson age 20, farm laborer born Pennsylvania
      Jane Miller age 16, seamstress born Pennsylvania
      Nancy McWilliams age 81 in same house but next household born Pennsylvania
    Person ID I1232  Goheen
    Last Modified 22 Mar 2017 

    Family Nancy Rebecca Edmiston,   b. 21 Jan 1819, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1855, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years) 
    Married Y  [1
    Children 
     1. Rebecca McWilliams,   b. 1848, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Nancy McWilliams,   b. 1 Jan 1848, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1935, Centre County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     3. William Edward McWilliams,   b. 2 Jul 1850, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1930, Centre Hall, Centre County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     4. Sarah Anna McWilliams,   b. Abt 1852, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1881, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 29 years)
    Last Modified 9 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F460  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • William E. McWilliams died July 4th, b. 3 Jul 1850 son of Henry and Rebecca McWilliams.
      First rural mail carrier in Rock Springs area until 70 years old.
      Married Annie Goheen when 22 years old who died in 1910. Surviving are Mrs. Frank Goodhart, Mrs Harry Potter of Centre Hall, Mrs Ralph Musser of Mill Hall, John H. McWilliams of Louisville, KY, andHarold Johnston. Sister Mrs (Rebecca) John Bailey of Pine Grove Mills.
      Burial Monday afternoon in Graysville Cemetery.

  • Sources 
    1. [S14] Obituary, Democratic Watchman July 11, 1930 (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S1050] Census 1860, 1860 US Census, Centre County, Pennsylvania population schedule, Pine Grove Mills post office, family 1133, line 15, page 418, Henry McWilliams, NARA microfilm M653, roll 1090 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S353] Census 1850 Centre Pennsylvania, 763; Ferguson twp; page 140 printed; family 1826, line 25; Henry McWilliams.