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flag   James Frank  WILLIAMS

  (b. 8 May 1873Westport Island, Maine, USA   d. )  
Summary: James Frank WILLIAMS was born 8 May 1873 in Westport Island, Maine, USA . James Frank WILLIAMS was the child of Alvin John WILLIAMS and Willietta "Etta" FOWLES

He married  Mae (Mary) Lizzie BUZZELL 21 January 1909 in Gloucester, Massachusetts, USA .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Mae (Mary) Lizzie BUZZELL  was born 8 March 1882 in Newburyport, Massachusetts, USA .  She died aft. 1956 . 

Occupation: blacksmith

NOTE: Jessie Cobb's ex-lover, in state prison in Thomaston, Maine at the time of the murder

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James Frank WILLIAMS married flag  Mae (Mary) Lizzie BUZZELL-- Date: 21 January 1909 Place: Gloucester, Massachusetts, USA
Massachusetts, Marriages, 1841-1915

name: James Frank Williams
titles & terms:
event: Marriage
event date: 21 Jan 1909
event place: Gloucester, , Massachusetts
gender: Male
age: 36
marital status:
birth date: 1873
birthplace: Westport, , Maine
marriage registration year:
marriage registration place: Newburyport, , Massachusetts
estimated birth year: 1873
father: Alvin J Williams
father's titles & terms:
mother: Etta Fowler
mother's titles & terms:
spouse: Mae Lizzie Buzzell
spouse's titles & terms:
spouse's race:
spouse's marital status:
spouse's father: John M Buzzell
spouse's father's titles & terms:
spouse's mother: Hannah Proctor
spouse's mother's titles & terms:
record number: 18427
film number: 2315509
digital folder number: 4329361
image number: 01012
number of images: 1

Marriage record corrected 12/ 18/ 1953 - is that the date of one of their deaths? Correction indicates that bride's mother was Hannah Howard, not Hannah Proctor.

January 21, 1909, Gloucester, Massachusetts
James Frank Williams, 36, first marriage, resides in Gloucester, blacksmith, born Westport, Me., son of Alvin J. and Etta Fowler

Mae Lizzie Buzzell, 26, first marriage, resides in Newburyport, at home, born Newburyport, daughter of John M. and Hannah Proctor

Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910, Volume 586, Page 617

flag  John Howard WILLIAMS (b.5 November 1909, Newburyport, Massachusetts, USA  d. 30 August 1987, Beverly, Massachusetts, USA )
m. Ila Frances GODDARD 

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8 May 1873
Westport Island, Maine, USA (Westport) (Jeremysquam)

1873 Birth
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name: James F....

USA 1875 - Civil Rights Act of 1875
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USA 1876 - May 10 - Centennial Exhibitiion
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USA 1876 - June 25 – American Indian Wars – Battle of the Little Bighorn:
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1880 Boothbay, Lincoln, Maine
name: James F. Williams
residence: Boothbay, Lincoln, Maine
birthdate: 1873
birthplace: Maine,...

USA 1881 - The American Red Cross is established by Clara Barton.
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USA 1884 - May 1 – The eight-hour workday is first proclaimed by the Federation of Organized Trades and Labor Unions in the United States. This date, called May Day or Labour Day, becomes a holiday recognized in almost every industrialized country. - May 1, 1884

USA 1884 - December 6 – The Washington Monument is completed in Washington, D.C., becoming the tallest structure in the world at this date. - December 6, 1884

USA 1885 - The Statue of Liberty arrives in New York Harbor.
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World History 1886 - January 29 – Karl Benz patents the first successful gasoline-driven automobile, the Benz Patent Motorwagen (built in 1885). - January 29, 1886

USA 1887 - February 2 – In Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, the first Groundhog Day is observed. - February 2, 1887

USA 1890 - December 29 - Wounded Knee Massacre occurred - 7th Cavalry killed more than 250 Lakota men, women and children; Sitting Bull killed at Little Eagle; Indian wars ended webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ usstates/ sdtimeln.htm - December 29, 1890

USA 1892 - NO MORE BARGE OFFICE. Immigrants Will Hereafter Land at Ellis Island.
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World History 1893 - May 1 - World's Columbian Exposition
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USA 1894 - Pullman strike
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World History 1896 - Gold discovered in the Yukon's Klondike

USA 1897 - September 1 – The Boston subway opens, becoming the first underground metro in North America.
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USA 1898 - U.S. battleship, Maine, blows up in Havana Harbor, Cuba, igniting the Spanish-American war.

The World Almanac of the U.S.A, by Allan Carpenter and Carl Provorse, 1996 -

USA 1898 - December 10 – The Treaty of Paris is signed, ending the Spanish-American War.
On December 10, the Treaty of Paris officially ended the Spanish-American War. The once-proud...Read MORE...

1900 Maine State Prison, Knox, Maine
name: Frank Williams
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residence: Maine State Prison, Knox, Maine
birth date: Jun ...

Statement of James F. Williams:

“I was born in the town of Westport in 1870. When I was...Read MORE...

USA 1900 - March 15 – The Gold Standard Act is ratified, placing the United States currency on the gold standard.
The Gold Standard Act a Law.
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USA 1900 - June 1 – American temperance agitator Carrie Nation begins her crusade to demolish saloons.
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World History 1901 - January 22 - Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom dies at age 81, after more than 63 years on the throne, and her son the Prince of Wales formally succeeds her as King Edward VII. - January 22, 1901

World History 1903 - Marconi sends and receives the first wireless transatlantic communication
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USA 1903 - June 16 - Ford Motor Company is incorporated in Detroit, Michigan

June 16, 1903

USA 1903 - October - First World Series
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USA 1904 - April 30 – The Louisiana Purchase Exposition World's Fair opens in St. Louis, Missouri (closes December 1).
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USA 1904 - June 28 - U.S. begins construction of Panama Canal
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World History 1906 - April 7 – Mount Vesuvius erupts and devastates Naples. - April 7, 1906

USA 1908 - September 27 – Henry Ford produces his first Model T automobile. - September 27, 1908

1909 Marriage / Partner
James Frank WILLIAMS and Mae (Mary) Lizzie BUZZELL 21 January 1909, Gloucester, Massachusetts, USA (Annisquam)
1909 Birth of Child
John Howard WILLIAMS was born 5 November 1909, Newburyport, Massachusetts, USA
1910 Newburyport, Essex, Massachusetts
name: James F Williams
birthplace: Maine
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