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Williams

 
 
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By Barry Swackhamer, January 3, 2013
1. Williams Marker
Inscription.
California Pioneers
James Williams - Chiles-Walker Party 1843
Mary Patterson - Stephens-Murphy Party 1844

Married August 24, 1845
by Thomas O. Larkin
Monterey, Ca.

Twin Sons
James Andrew Apr 4, 1851 – Jan 4, 1852
Andrew James Apr 4, 1851 – Jan 4, 1852

Niece
Martha Lavinia Williams
Daughter of Issac & Lydia Patterson Williams
Apr 2, 1852 – Oct 5, 1856
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James arrived in California with brothers John, Isaac, & Squire

Mary arrived in California with Grandfather Isaac Hitchcock, Mountain Man & Guide
Mother Elizabeth Hitchcock Patterson
Brother Isaac & Sisters Lydia, Malinda, Margaret

Four sons were born to James & Mary Williams Jonathan, Isaac Benjamin, James and Andrew
 
Location. 36° 58.862′ N, 122° 2.113′ W. Marker is in Santa Cruz, California, in Santa Cruz County. Marker can be reached from Evergreen Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker and grave sites are located at the Evergreen Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 261 Evergreen Street, Santa Cruz CA 95060, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. California Pioneers (a few steps from this marker);
Williams Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, January 3, 2013
2. Williams Marker
Grave of Grove C. Cook (within shouting distance of this marker); Isaac Graham: “Swashbuckling Soldier of Fortune (within shouting distance of this marker); Arthur A. Taylor (within shouting distance of this marker); Mary Amney Case (within shouting distance of this marker); Louden (London) Nelson (within shouting distance of this marker); Lady of the Night (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonial Revival Style (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Santa Cruz.
 
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