- Birth Date
- 29 September 1819
- Death Date
- 27 May 1860
Rees Jones Williams Sr.
His travel to Utah is also confirmed by the obituary of his son Reese.
He was a Counselor to Pres. Morgan and son-in-law of William Davis. His travel to Utah is mentioned in the obituary of his son.
It is presumed that he and his family traveled with William Williams.
- Age at Departure: 32
- Head of Household
- 13th Company of 50 report, 1852 September 25.
- Bowen, David D., Reminiscence and journal, 1845-1863, 23-26.
- "Died," Deseret News, 6 June 1860, 12.
- “On the Death of Mr. Rees Jones Williams,” The Mountaineer, 9 June 1860, 166.
- "R.J. Williams Dies From Heart Attack," Washington County News, 9 February 1933, 1.
- "Reese J. Williams Final Rites Held in St. George," Iron County Record, 16 Feb. 1933, 1.