WILLIAMS D E. Mason. No 44 S Maple. Born in Herkimer Co NY May 6 1859. Mrs Edith Shaw, nee Sivard, his wife, born in Rock Island Ill., May 18 1864. Married Aug 22 1888. Children by first husband: Orville Shaw born Aug 27 1883; Milton Shaw born Mar 23 1886. Children by 2nd marriage: Gaylord born Oct 16 1889; Edith born Apr 30 1891; Nellie born Mar 10 1893, died Aug 28 1893; Floyd born June 23 1895.
D.E. ( David Eugene) Williams
Edith (Melissa Edith Alpharetta) Sivard. Married George Shaw then divorced and married my grandfather, she died in Kansas City in 1904.
Uncle Gaylord Derius Williams married a Iowa girl named Dora Lacey they had 3 children, Charles, Rosetta and Edith.
Aunt Edith Jane Eve Williams married Franklin E Sivard.
Aunt Nellie died at birth.
My dad, Floyd Henry Williams, born in Benton County, June 23, 1895 married Laura Sechrist and had 7 children. He died May 28 1946 in Oklahoma.
The last son was born Ivan Francis Williams, Dec 7, 1896 in Belle Plain. He passed away Mar 3, 1967. He had 2 children.
Belle Plain Newspaper
Submitted by Jesse Williams