Williams Plantation

OVERVIEW

Location: Green County, Georgia; city of Penfield
Date Constructed/ Founded: not determined
Associated Surnames: Williams
Historical Notes: none
Associated Pages: none


ASSOCIATED ENSLAVED PERSONS

Williams family: Willis Williams (b.1810-d.1874) – minister on the Williams Plantation; Lucrecia “Creecy” Daniel Williams (b.1840-d.?) – wife; Berryman Williams (b.1857) – son; Randal Williams (b.1858) – son;  Adam Daniel Williams (b.1861-d.1931) – son; Eve Williams (b.1863-d.?) – dau.; Marshall Williams (b.1865-d.?) – son
Note: A.D. Williams is the grandfather of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

 

1850: Group 1 – Male age 60 (b.1790), Male age 50 (b.1800), Male age 45 (b.1805), Male age 40 (b.1810), Male age 38 (b.1812), Male age 90 (b.1760), Male age 17 (b.1833), Male age 13 (b.1837), Male age 11 (b.1839), Male age 11 (b.1839), Male age 6 (b.1844), Male age 7 (b.1843); Group 2 – Female age 55 (b.1795), Female age 45 (b.1805), Female age 43 (b.1807), Female age 23 (b.1827), Female age 21 (b.1829), Female age 16 (b.1834), Female age 14 (b.1836), Female age 13 (b.1837), Female age 10 (b.1840), Female age 10 (b.1840), Female age 8 (b.1842), Female age 1 (b.1849) [1850 United States Census (Slave Schedule), William N. Williams]

ASSOCIATED FREE PERSONS

Williams family: William Nelson Williams (b.1798-d.?) – owner; Nancy Williams (b.1796-d.?) – wife (m.?); William S. Williams (b.1844-d.?) – son

 


RESEARCH LEADS AND RECORDS

  • None listed yet

MISCELLANEOUS INFORMATION

  • Shiloh Baptist Church – A church in Penfield attended by both free white and enslaved black people. Willis Williams and his family were members (pre-Civil War), but he was not allowed to preach there.

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