in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Education; History; US Politics; State and Local Government. 1579 words.
Williams, George Washington (16 October 1849–02 August 1891), soldier, clergyman, legislator, and historian, was born in Bedford Springs, Pennsylvania, the son of Thomas Williams, a free...