General Information on this family
John Williamson was born on 19 May 1781 in Washington County Virginia. They were living in that part of Washington County which later became Russell then Tazewell County. John married Elender Day. She was born on 30 Aug 1785, the daughter of Mary Ann (Cott) Black. Elender carried the name of 'Black', but was actually the daughter of a Mr. Day. Mr. Day apparently dropped in while Mr. Black was out fighting in the Revolutionary War. They were married around 1798. John Williamson died on 7 Aug 1867. Elender died on 1 Jan 1870.
Children of John and Elender (Day) Williamson
1. Mary Ann
7. Mary 'Polly'
8. Isabell, died young.
11. Wesley, died young.