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Naval officer

Charles Sumner Williams, American naval officer. Served on battleship Newark, Spanish-American War, 1898.

Background

Williams, Charles Sumner was born on September 8, 1856 in Saratoga Company, New York, United States. Son of John F. and Anna E. Williams.

Education

Educated University of Wisconsin and United States Naval Academy (non-graduate).

Career

1 son, Charles Sumner. Appointed assistant p.m., rank of ensign, June 16, 1880. Promoted through grades to commodore, and retired September 8, 1920.

Rear admiral (temporary), July 1, 1918.

Membership

Served on battleship Newark, Spanish-American War, 1898.

Connections

Married Anna Emily Bayard, December 9, 1885.

father:
John F.

mother:
Anna E. Williams

spouse:
Anna Emily Bayard