Third Generation


22. Bladen A. WILLIAMSON18,19,42,43,100,101,102,103,104,105 was born in 1801 in KY, Shelby Co., Shelbyville. He lived with his parents in KY, Shelby Co., Shelbyville in 1810. His father was massacred on 22 January 1813 in KY, Shelby Co., Shelbyville. He lived with his widowed mother in KY, Shelby Co., Shelbyville in 1820. Bladen lived in IN, Montgomery Co. in 1830. He lived in KY, Hardin Co., Southern Dist. 2 in 1845. He lived in KY, Hardin Co. on 22 August 1850. Bladen lived in KY, Hardin Co., Elizabethtown on 15 November 1855. His daughter Eliza was married in Bladen's home on this date. He lived in KY, Hardin Co., Elizabethtown on 6 February 1859. His daughter Martha was married in Bladen's home on this date. He lived in KY, Hardin Co., Elizabethtown on 14 July 1860. Bladen owned a parcel of land which he sold on 20 August 1860 in KY, Hardin Co.. Bladen and his wife Nancy, her widowed mother Rachel VanMetre, her brother Josiah VanMetre and his wife Amanda, all of Hardin Co., KY, sold to Wm. S. Irvin of Hardin Co., KY a parcel of land. The land and all its appurtenances had originally been bought by John VanMetre, Rachel VanMetre's husband, from Wm. Harris and S. M. Harris. Included in the sale was land and appurtenances previously bought by John VanMetre from a James Watson. He lived in KY, Hardin Co., Elizabethtown on 8 September 1868. Bladen was witness to his son Ephraim's marriage on this date. He died in KY, Hardin Co.. Bladen was a farmer .

Bladen A. WILLIAMSON and (unknown female) (UNKNOWN) were married in 1820. (unknown female) (UNKNOWN)102 was born about 1801. She died between 1830 and 1842. She lived in IN, Montgomery Co. in 1830.

Bladen A. WILLIAMSON and (unknown female) (UNKNOWN) had the following children:

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(unknown male) WILLIAMSON102 was born between 1826 and 1829 in IN, Montgomery Co.. He lived with his parents in IN, Montgomery Co. in 1830.

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Elizabeth F. W. WILLIAMSON.

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iii.

Henry Clay WILLIAMSON.

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Eliza Ellen WILLIAMSON.

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Martha A. WILLIAMSON.

Bladen A. WILLIAMSON and Nancy VANMETRE were married on 12 January 1843 in KY, Hardin Co.. Nancy VANMETRE100,101,103,104,105 was born in 1814 in KY, Hardin Co.. She lived in KY, Hardin Co., Southern Dist. 2 in 1845. She lived in KY, Hardin Co. on 22 August 1850. Nancy lived in KY, Hardin Co., Elizabethtown on 15 November 1855. Her stepdaughter Eliza was married at home on this date. She lived in KY, Hardin Co., Elizabethtown on 6 February 1859. Her stepdaughter Martha was married in Nancy's home on this date. She lived in KY, Hardin Co. on 14 July 1860. Nancy owned a parcel of land which she sold on 20 August 1860 in KY, Hardin Co.. Bladen and his wife Nancy, her widowed mother Rachel VanMetre, her brother Josiah VanMetre and his wife Amanda, all of Hardin Co., KY, sold to Wm. S. Irvin of Hardin Co., KY a parcel of land. The land and all its appurtenances had originally been bought by John VanMetre, Rachel VanMetre's husband, from Wm. Harris and S. M. Harris. Included in the sale was land and appurtenances previously bought by John VanMetre from a James Watson. Her parents were John VanMetre and Rachel Watson. Her grandfather was Captain Jake VanMetre who was known as "Miller Jake" to distinguish him from his famous uncle, Jacob VanMeter Sr.

Her brother Josiah VanMetre was surety for her marriage.
Her stepdaughter, Elizabeth Williamson, married her own step-uncle, John C. VanMetre, who was Nancy's brother.

Bladen A. WILLIAMSON and Nancy VANMETRE had the following children:

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Levi J. WILLIAMSON103 was born in 1843 in KY, Hardin Co.. He lived with his parents in KY, Hardin Co., Southern Dist. 2 on 22 August 1850.

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Rachel A. WILLIAMSON103 was born in 1846 in KY, Hardin Co.. She lived with her parents in KY, Hardin Co., Southern Dist. 2 on 22 August 1850.

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Ephraim B. "Eph" WILLIAMSON.

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Sarah F. WILLIAMSON104 was born in 1849 in KY, Hardin Co., Elizabethtown. She lived with her parents in KY, Hardin Co., Elizabethtown on 14 July 1860. It is possible that she was not the child of Bladen and Nancy.

Although her age is shown as 11 in 1860, she is not shown on the 1850 census.

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John B. WILLIAMSON104 was born in 1853 in KY, Hardin Co., Elizabethtown. He lived with his parents in KY, Hardin Co., Elizabethtown on 14 July 1860. It is assumed that since he was left an orphan at a young age, he was sent to live with family members. However, no trace of him can be found after 1860 at this time.