Posted in August 2014

From Wales to Nebraska by B. David Williams

David and Catherine Williams were the first generation of our Williams to emigrate from Wales to the United States. They were the parents of Arthur Elias Williams (1866-1937) who was the father of William Curtis Lambert Williams (1892-1945) who was the father of Jeanette Anne Williams (1921-1968) who was the grandmother of Curt Bright.  The following is a short 2010 book … Continue reading

Will of Samuel Gibson (1775-1864)

Samuel C. Gibson (1775-1864) was the father of Samuel Thompson Gibson (1812-1887) who was the father of Andrew Jackson Gibson (1845-1902) who was the father of Albert Gaines Gibson (1871-1922) who was the father of Idabel Amanda Gibson (1892-1983) who was the mother of Jeanette Anne Williams (1921-1968) who was the grandmother of Curt Bright. … Continue reading

The William Akers Family of England, Virginia and Kentucky

William Akers (abt. 1645-abt. 1702) was the father of William Akers II (abt. 1683- abt. 1751) who was the father of William Akers III (before 1706-1751) was the father of William E. Akers IV (about 1731-1834) who was the father of Daniel Akers (about 1779-1840) who was the father of Sarah Akers (about 1810-1865) who was the mother of Amanda J. Lambert (1831-1908) who was the mother of Caroline … Continue reading

William Akers III Descendants

William Akers III (before 1706-1751) was the father of William E. Akers IV (about 1731-1834) who was the father of Daniel Akers (about 1779-1840) who was the father of Sarah Akers (about 1810-1865) who was the mother of Amanda J. Lambert (1831-1908) who was the mother of Caroline Virginia Broce (1863-1938) who was the mother of Idabel Amanda Gibson … Continue reading

William Curtis Lambert

William Curtis “Curt” Lambert (1865-1931) was the brother of Sarah Ellen “Ella” Lambert (1870-1952) who was the mother of William Curtis Lambert “Curt” Williams (1892-1945) who was the father of Jeanette Anne Williams (1921-1968) who was the grandmother of Curt Bright. OMAHA: THE GATE CITY and DOUGLAS COUNTY, NEBRASKA A Record of Settlement, Organization, Progress and Achievement ILLUSTRATED, VOLUME II Chicago: THE S.J. … Continue reading

William & Matilda Lambert Family Photo

The bearded gentleman seated in the front is William Merritt Lambert (1830-1908), who is the father of  Sarah Ellen Lambert (seated left) (1870-1952), who was the mother of William Curtis Lambert Williams (1892-1945), who was the father of Jeanette Anne Williams (1921-1968), who was the grandmother of Curt Bright. I (Curt Bright) was named after my great-grandfather, William Curtis … Continue reading