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Webster County, Kentucky
Family Photo Album

Thomas Williams and his sons - 4 May 1919

Thomas Williams and nine of his fourteen children: James, Sam, George, Thomas Travis "TT", Lee, Virgil, Guy, Ray and Robert "Rob" Williams.

This photo was taken at Thomas Williams' home the day after Andrea's grandmother, Lillian Travis Williams, the daughter of Thomas Travis Williams, was born.

   Thomas Williams, the son of Perminius Williams and Elizabeth Wiley, was born in Webster County in 1854. Read the family's 1860 census listing.
   Thomas Williams married Sydney Ann Trusty, who was born in 1855 to William Edward Trusty and Pernecia Jane Cobb, 18 Nov 1872. The first 8 sons are brothers. Robert is a half brother.
   There were also two sisters, Minnie and Kate and four half sisters, Ethel, Mattie, Nealie, and Alline.
   Donna Husk has sent this additional identifying information on the above photo:
Back Row - Left to Right: Thomas Williams (father), James, Sam, George, Thomas Travis, Lee.
Front Row - Left to Right: Virgil, Guy, Roy, and Robert, son of Thomas Williams and his second wife, Sara Gibson.
   Daughters (not shown): Minnie and Kate, daughters of Sydney and Thomas; Ethel, Martha (Mattie), Nealie and Allyne, daughters of Thomas and Sara Gibson.
   Sydney died 6 May 1895 and is buried at Buffalo Woods Cemetery in Webster County. Thomas died 18 Jul 1929 at the age of 76. Sara died 9 Feb 1933. They are buried at Shady Grove Cemetery in Poole.
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Submitted by Andrea Gibson-Harris
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