Aged: 36.8 years
Williams real estate was divided among his widow and children in 1787, and here the names of his children are given as Nancy, John, Mary, Elizabeth, Nicey, William H. and Fanny Harris.The property consisted in the aggreate of approximately one thousand acres and was located on the Northanna River, then known as the Pamunkey, at a point where the East-North-East River enters the Northanna. A plat of his property is recorded in Deed Book ""E"at p.900.
In March 1768 William Blaydes and others were charged with attending an "unauthorized religious service" at the house of Jacob Burtrus, a former quaker, who along with his brother John form the nucleus of Carmel Church, Caroline Co.'s oldest Baptist Church. This altercation was one of the reasons Patrick Henry advocated for separation of church and state.