|Name} Williams, Joseph Douthill||Family History} Hancock|
|Birth: Date} Fam 1818||Place} Pine Creek, Butler, Pennsylvania|
|Marr.: Date} Cir 1846||Place} Pine Creek (?), Allegheny (?), Pennsylvania (Link)|
|Death: Date} Aft 1889||Place}|
|Burial: Date} 1???||Place}|
|Parents: } Rev. Matthew Williams & Elizabeth Parkhill|
Relationship No.} 204
|1st Household No.} 110 = West Deer, Allegheny, Penns.|
| Occupation 1} Farmer |
Young, Mary Ann|
Total Number of} 1?
|Notes: Joseph received his education at Pine Creek.|
He inherited 49 acres and 107 perches of land from his father, and bought 6 acres and 116 perches of land from Richard Morrow on 3 Jan 1843 or 1853. Both lots of land were in what was then West Deer Township. On 23 Mar 1858, he sold 53 acres and 155 perches of inherited land plus the 6 acres and 116 perches to Ephraim Morrow. Also in 1858 he purchased the home where he thereafter resided for many years (post office Boston).
A wealthy farmer, Joseph was the founder of the town called Boston, three miles from McKeesport. He and his wife Mary were members of the U.P. Church of Boston, of which Mr. Williams was an elder.
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|Immigr'n Date} N/A||Port} N/A|
|Education: Grade} or Top 2 Degrees}|
|Military: Service} for the State of}|
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