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Oscar Fitzalan Williams

Oscar Fitzalan Williams, American consul.

Background

  • Williams, Oscar Fitzalan was born on June 29, 1843 in Livonia, New York, United States. Son of Mason and Wealthy Green Williams.

  • Education

    • Graduate Cornell, 1869.

    Career

    • Instructor in business college 20 years. Author several commercial text-books. Consult to Havre, France, 1889-1893.

    Works

    • Author several commercial text-books. Consult to Havre, France, 1889-1893. Republican. After war with Spain took active part in adjustment of Philippine Islands to new conditions.

      Last United States consul to Manila, P.I., appointed 1897. Consul general, Singapore, Straits Settlements, January 4, 1901—.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Connections

    • Married Arabella Amanda Sanford, July 11, 1872.
    • father: Mason Williams
    • mother: Wealthy Green Williams
    • spouse: Arabella Amanda Sanford
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    Died 1909
    (aged 65)
    Nationality