David L. Williams (Son of Absalom, Grandson of William b. 1760) Born: 27 June 1834 Preble Co, OH Died: 28 April 1910 Saline Co, MO Buried: Antioch Cemetery, Saline Co, MO Married: Leah C. Valentine on 3 June 1855 Henry Co, IN Born: 28 February 1835 Henry Co, IN Died: 27 January 1916 Driftwood, Alfalfa Co, OK
Children: James A Williams Born: 7 November 1856 Madison Co, IN Died: 13 April 1939 Harper Co, KS Married: Emma A. French on 4 Aug. 1878 Sweet Springs, MO
Jesse M Williams Born: 26 February 1858 Madison Co, IN Died: 28 May 1924 Harper Co, KS Married: Anna Scott Elliott on 28 Mar 1880 Saline Co, MO
John C Williams Born: 4 January 1860 Madison Co, IN Died: 27 June 1925 Driftwood, OK Married: Sarah M. Evans on 5 Nov 1882 Ottawa, KS
William L Williams Born: 4 January 1860 Madison Co, IN Died: 27 October 1918 Silverdale, KS Married: Lucy C. Province on 25 Mar 1882 Saline Co, MO
Joseph B Williams Born: 25 January 1862 Madison Co, IN Died: 16 June 1944 Manchester, OK Married: Iona A. Bennett on 3 June 1892 Winfield, KS
Emily F Williams Born: 30 September 1866 Madison Co, IN Died: 18 January 1926 Wichita, KS Married: Henry F. Rather in Jan 1888
Thomas T Williams Born: 30 September 1868 Warrensburg, MO Died: 21 April 1944 Jet, OK Married: 1) Ola Ama Pierce on 15 February 1897 2) Ollie K. Mitchell on 31 July 1930
Andrew SWilliams Born: 4 October 1874 Sweet Springs, MO Died: 2 March 1937 Enid, OK Married: Alice E. McKown on 18 Sept 1897 KS
Nora Caroline Williams Born: 5 February 1878 Sweet Springs, MO Died: 2 May 1966 Pond Creek, OK Married: John C. Halcomb in 1895 KS
Ernest C: Williams Born: February 1887 Idaho
Note: Children of David and Leah Williams -- David Ellsworth, Elvira Leona, Albert, Isaac Newton, and Charles Henry did not survive childhood.
Several descendants of this family have done DNA testing and are in Williams DNA Group 8. The group has a Williams DNA blog which includes this family as well as many of the ancestors of the participants in Group 8. The furthest back ancestor of DNA group 8 is Charles Williams who died in 1692 in Charles City County, Virginia.
The Williams DNA web site is an extensive and informative site containing many Williams lines, it also has great information about DNA testing. The Williams DNA project now includes over 700 members, making it one of the largest. The address is: http://williams.genealogy.fm/index.phphttp://williams.genealogy.fm/index.php