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John WILLIAMS
Elizabeth CORBIN
Jennie E. RYDER
Husband:  John WILLIAMS
Birth:  Nov 1826, Cornwall, ENG
Death:  3 Jun 1903, Oakland, Alameda Co., CA
Disposition:  buried Mountain View Cemetery, Oakland, Alameda Co., CA
Occupation:  stockman
Migration:  arr. 9 Apr 1830, NYC, NY, out of Liverpool, UK
Possible Brother:  James WILLIAMS, b. 1823/4, ENG
Father:  William WILLIAMS
Mother:  Ann __?__
Marriage-1:  20 Sep 1849, IN
Wife-1:  Elizabeth CORBIN
Birth:  1833/4, Fayette Co., PA
Death:  1875, Newville, Glenn Co., CA
Occupation:  homemaker
Migration (w/parents):  1836, PA to Posey Co., IN
Father:  John CORBIN
Mother:  Margaret GIBSON
Marriage-2:  31 Oct 1875, Marysville, Yuba Co., CA
Wife-2:  Jemima / Jennie E. RYDER / RIDER
Birth:  Dec 1850, Ellison Twp., Warren Co., IL
Death:  1 May 1913, Alameda Co., CA
Occupation:  homemaker
Father:  Joshua RIDER (1815-1897)
Mother:  Emily Bishop WOODWORTH (1823-1904)
Children with Elizabeth CORBIN born in Colusa Co., CA:
1.  Mary B. WILLIAMS, b. 1851/2
2.  Consuelo WILLIAMS, b. 1853/4; d. bef. 1870
3.  George A. WILLIAMS, b. 1856/7
4.  John C. WILLIAMS, b. Mar 1862
5.  Margaret "Maggie" WILLIAMS, b. 1865/6
6.  Charles WILLIAMS, b. 1867/8
Child with Jennie RYDER born in Stone Creek Twp., Colusa Co., CA, or Elk Creek, Glenn Co., CA:
7.  Justin Leroy "Roy" WILLIAMS, b. 28 May 1880
Keywords for search engines:  genealogy; UK, United Kingdom, ENG, England, CON, Cornwall; USA, US, United States, California, Illinois, Indiana, Pennsylvania

Sources:

1a.   Indiana, Select Marriages, 1748-1993 (online at Ancestry.com):
John Williams Elizabeth Corbin 20 Sep 1849 FHL Film #549431 Ref ID v 3 p 177

1b.  California, County Marriages, 1850-1952 (online at FamilySearch.org):
Name John Williams of England
Age 48
Spouse Name Jennie E Ryder of Illinois
Spouse Age 25
License 30 Oct 1875, Yuba Co., CA
Marriage 31 Oct 1875, Marysville, Yuba Co., CA
Recorded 1 Nov 1875, Yuba Co., CA

2.  1850 U.S. Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  can't find, probably in transit to CA.

3a.  1860 U.S. Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #10 of 21):  Princeton P.O., Monroeville Twp., Colusa Co., CA, Roll M653_57, p. 445B, PN 28, 301/251, enumerated 11 Jul 1860, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1860 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
John Williams 34 M   Stock Raiser   10000 England
Elizabeth Williams 26 F         Pennsylvania
Mary B Williams  8 F         California
Consuelo Williams  6 F         Do
George? Williams  3 M         Do
David Corbin 25 M   Lumberman     Pennsylvania
David CORBIN is Elizabeth's brother.  Listed five households from their brother, William R. CORBIN, who is living with James WILLIAMS (æ 36, b. England), who is very likely our subject's brother.

3b.  1860 U.S. Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  Jemima RIDER (æ 10, b. IL) is living in Ellison Twp., Warren Co., IL (pp. 266-267), with her parents, Joshua RIDER (æ 45, b. NY) & Emily B. RIDER (æ 38, b. OH), plus siblings.

4a.  1870 U.S. Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #2 of 18):  Newville P.O., Stoney Creek Twp., Colusa Co., CA, Roll M593_71, p. 326B, PN 2, 7/6, enumerated 12 Aug 1870, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1870 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
Williams Johns 44 M W Farmer   5200 England
________ Elizabeth 39 F W Keeping House     Pennsylvania
________ Mary 18 F W       California
________ George 13 M W       California
________ John  8 M W       California
________ Maggie  4 F W       California
________ Charles  2 M W       California
Scamon James C 63 M W Cook     Vermont

4b.  1870 U.S. Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  Jennie RYDER (æ 18, b. IL) is living in Monmouth City, Warren Co., IL (p. 163B), with her parents, Joshua RYDER (æ 55, b. NY) & Emily B. (æ 46, b. NY), plus siblings.

5.  1880 U.S. Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #3 of 16):  Stony Creek Dist., Colusa Co., CA, Roll 64, p. 506C, PN 3, SD 3, ED 18, enumerated 7 Jun 1880, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1880 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤-
1880:  for an explanation of the column headings, please see
What the Numbers in the Federal Census Mean (missing columns contained no data).
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 13 21 24 25 26
25 30 Williams John W M 53   Husband   / Farmer   Eng Eng Eng
    Williams Jennie E W F 28   Wife   / Keeping House   Ill NY Ohio
    Williams George A W M 22   Son /   Farmer   Cala Eng Penn
    Williams John C W M 18   Son /   At Home / Cala Eng Penn
    Williams Margret W F 14   Daughter /   At Home / Cala Eng Penn
    Williams Charles W M 12   Son /   At Home / Cala Eng Penn
    Williams Justin W M 1/12 May Son /       Cala Eng Ill
John's wife is indexed, "Jamima," but it looks more like "Jennie" to me. 

6.  1890 U.S. Census:  the 1890 Census Population Schedules were destroyed.

7a.  1900 U.S. Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  John WILLIAMS (æ 73, b. Nov 1826, England; imm. 1830) is living in Winters Town, Winters Twp., Yolo Co., CA (p. 85B), with his married son, John C. WILLIAMS (æ 38, b. Mar 1862, CA), and his family.

7b.  1900 U.S. Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  Jennie E. WILLIAMS (æ 49, b. Dec 1850, IL; widow) and her son, Justen R. WILLIAMS (æ 20, b. May 1880, CA), are living in Berkeley (Ward 4), Oakland Twp., Alameda Co., CA (p. 180A).  Given the severe social stigma for being divorced, it was not unusual for a divorced woman to call herself a widow.  My own maternal grandmother did the same, in the 1900 census of Missouri.

8.  1910 U.S. Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  can't find Jennie.  A divorced Justin L. WILLIAMS (æ 29, b. CA) is boarding in the City and County of San Francisco, CA (p. 125A).

9.  Public Member Trees (online at Ancestry.com). 

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