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British Families in Southern Patagonia


Rev. John WILLIAMS, b. 1859, Church Stretton, Shropshire; Anglican missionary (SAMS); first chaplain of Anglican church, Punta Arenas; 1895 Tekenika; Río Douglas; d. 1936, Punta Arenas

m. 1892 Aston

Annie Letitia WILLARD, b. 1859, Birmingham; d. 1946, Punta Arenas


1. Theodora Gladys; b. 1893 Manchester; m. 1919 Punta Arenas, to Fell COUTTS
2. John Ken; (see WILLIAMS--RIVERA, below)
3. George Arthur Frederick Dexter Cook; (see WILLIAMS--BOSWELL, below)
4. Egbert Alfred Martin Wellesley-Claude; b. 1899 Punta Arenas; d. 1946, Tasuane, Isla Navarino
5. Jane Eleanor; b. 1900 Punta Arenas m. Tom STEWART
6. Maud Emily; b. 1901 Punta Arenas; d. 1902

Rev. John & Annie Williams

George Arthur Frederick Dexter Cook WILLIAMS, (see WILLIAMS--WILLARD, above); b. 1896 Punta Arenas; rancher at Ea. Chalía; 1935 at Fenton Station; c1950 Ea. Rospentek; Ea. Glencross; Tierra del Fuego

m. 1925 Phoenix Hotel, Santa Cruz, Argentina (witness Hugh LIVELY)

Winifred Rebecca FORTESCUE [née BOSWELL], of London; b. c1893; dtr. of Joseph Charles BOSWELL, master harness maker; widowed at time of marriage

Child: Helen Margaret; b. 1926 Ea. Chalía; attended Dunalastair boarding school, Santiago; m. Fred GOULD, manager, Bank of London & South America in Río Gallegos; to Buenos Aires


John Ken WILLIAMS Willard, (see WILLIAMS--WILLARD, above); b. Tekenika, Isla Navarino; captain of steamer on Lago Buenos Aires; d. 1962




1. Ana
2. Gladys
3. Elena
4. Dora
5. Mary
6. Claudio Alfredo; d. 1994

(1)  "Streams in the Wasteland", Elizabeth Dooley, Punta Arenas, 1993 (data + photo detail)
(2)  Margaret Gould: thanks for additional information (VI-2001)
(3)  Baptism Register, St. James Anglican church, Punta Arenas
(4)  Carlos González: thanks for additional information (XI-2004)
(5)  Mónica Díaz Williams: thanks for additional information (IX-2006)
(6) Marriage Register, St. James Anglican church, Punta Arenas
Last updated: 15-VI-2012