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Family: John Williams/Catherine Griffith (F3852)

m. 12 May 1714


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  • Father | Male
    John Williams

    Born  Abt 1659  Gilltalgarth, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Abt 1736  Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Married  12 May 1714  Gwynedd mm, Montgomery, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Mary verch Evans | F1967 
    Married  Abt 1685  Wales, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father   
    Mother   

    Mother | Female
    Catherine Griffith

    Born  1660  Gilltalgarth, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  17 Oct 1748  Gwynedd mm, Montgomery, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Other Spouse  Maurice Cadwallader | F7452 
    Married     
    Other Spouse  Alexander Edwards | F7453 
    Married     
    Father  Griffith Ap Evan | F7449 Group Sheet 
    Mother   

  • Notes  Married:
    • Catherine married third John Williams of Montgomery township. Here is an abstract of the wedding certificate with the list of those signing:

      John William, Montgomery, widower married Catharine Edwards, of same, widow, at Gwynedd meeting house, 3rd mo (May) 12, 1714. Column 4 - Signing below bride and groom: Hugh Griffith, Lewis William, Wm Williams, Cadr Morris (her son by her first marriage), Theo Williams, Hugh ffoulke, Griff: Edwards, David Griffith, Evan Evans, Rowland Hugh, Owen Owens, Robt Evan, Owen Evan, Robt Jones. Col 3: Ellin Morgan, Ellin Hugh, Anne ffoulke, Jane Evan, Sarah Pugh, Lettice William, Anne Roberts, Eliza Thomas, Martha Todd, Cath: William, Eliza: Davies Gaenor Humphrey, Ellin ffoulke, Ellin Parry, Bridget Griffith, Lowry Jones, Ellin Hugh. Col 2: Anne Owens, Gwen ffoulke, Margret Humphrey, Eliza Evans, Col 1 (most left): Rowland Ellis, Ellis Pugh, Tho: Evan, Rees Thomas, Row: Powell, James Streater, Edd Rees, Edd ffoulke, Cadr Evans, Jno Hugh, Jno Humphrey, Evan Griffith, Edd Griffith, Tho: ffoulke, Griff: Miles, Jos: Todd.

      It is likely she lived near the Hatfield line as her step son Theophilus Williams, who married Grace Foulke, Edward's daughter, lived at the upper end of Montgomery township, adjoining the Hatfield line, is shown by the description of the road laid out from there, downward, through the township.