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Ferdinand Wilhelm Benjamin Williams 

Ferdinand Wilhelm Benjamin Williams

Male 1884 - 1961

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  • Birth  15 Sep 1884  Bergholz, Niagara, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • WWI Draft card reads b. 15 Sep 1884
    Gender  Male 
    Census  1900  Town of Wheatfield, Niagara, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation  1918  Lockport, Niagara, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    manager at Williams Bros. Dept Store 
    Occupation  1951  Lockport, Niagara, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    President of Williams Brothers Dept. Store 
    Died  3 Jan 1961  Lockport, Niagara, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried  5 Jan 1961  Lockport, Niagara, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Address:
    Cold Springs Cemetery 
    Person ID  I1979  haseley
    Last Modified  06 Mar 2015 

    Father  Ferdinand August Williams,   b. 11 Dec 1851, Bergholz, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1938, North Tonawanda, Niagara, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Eldice Lydia Magdalene Walk,   b. 2 Feb 1850, Walmore, Niagara, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1923, Town of Wheatfield, Niagara, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  27 Nov 1873  Walmore, Niagara, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F119  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Annie Auguste Koehn,   b. Sep 1883, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1939, Lockport, Niagara, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  30 Jun 1910  Lockport, Niagara, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Annabeth Miriam Williams,   b. 6 Dec 1913, Lockport, Niagara, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Imogene Ruth Williams
    Family ID  F2607  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Lotta,   b. 25 Jun 1889,   d. Nov 1984, Getzville, Erie, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Y  [4
    Family ID  F2609  Group Sheet

    Family 3  Bernice Valeria Searles,   b. 1888, Jeddo, Orleans, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1950, Lockport, Niagara, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Y  [4
    Family ID  F2608  Group Sheet

  • Event Map Event
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 15 Sep 1884 - Bergholz, Niagara, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1900 - Town of Wheatfield, Niagara, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Jun 1910 - Lockport, Niagara, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - manager at Williams Bros. Dept Store - 1918 - Lockport, Niagara, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - President of Williams Brothers Dept. Store - 1951 - Lockport, Niagara, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Jan 1961 - Lockport, Niagara, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Cold Springs Cemetery - 5 Jan 1961 - Lockport, Niagara, New York, United States
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  • Photos
    Ferdinand Benjamin Williams
    Ferdinand Benjamin Williams
    Ferdinand Williams Family
    Ferdinand Williams Family
    Williams & Friends
    Williams & Friends
    Ferdinand, August, and Lydia Williams with friends.
    Fishing on the Farm
    Fishing on the Farm
    Williams Farm near Bergholz

    Headstones
    Ferdinand Williams
    Ferdinand Williams
    Status: Located

  • Notes 
    • Niagara Gazette, Jan 3, 1961
      Store Head Dies at 76
      Lockport - A retired president of a department store here, Ferdinand B. Williams, 76, of 23 Spruce St., died today (Jan. 3, 1961) at Lockport Memorial Hospital. Mr. Williams had been president of Williams Bros.vDepartment Store until his retirement about 10 years ago, He was born Sept. 15,v1884, in the town of Wheatfield,vson of the late Ferdinand A. and Lydia Williams. After education in rural schools there, Mr. Williams came to Lockport and entered the store business. He built up a general dry goods store in Main Street to a large department store. Mr. Williams was a member of Emmanuel Methodist Church and the Lockport Rotary Club. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Lotta E. Williams; two daughters, Mrs. Robert Bergen of Williamsville and Mrs. Joseph E. Genewich, of Lockport; three sisters, Mrs. John Proefrock, of Tonawanda, Mrs. Fred Lindke, of Buffalo,and Mrs. Rudolph Milleville, of Niagara Falls, five grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday at he Prudden and Kandt Funeral Home by Rev. Robert C. Root of Emmanuel Methodist Church. Burial will be in Cold Springs Cemetery.The family said donations to the heart Fund are acceptable as tributes

  • Sources 
    1. [S104] St James Lutheran Church Records.

    2. [S203] WW I Draft Registration 1917-1918.

    3. [S102] Mueller Family Tree by Edward M. Mueller.

    4. [S153] Genewich Tree.