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Name: WILLIAMSON, William Macintosh 'Bill'

Birth Date: ?1890

Death Date: 19 July 1951 Nakuru

First Date: 1920

Profession: Farmer

Area: Marmanet, Nakuru, Hut - 1922 Farm 693 Nakuru

Married: 1923 Vera ?1938 Phyllis Ruth

Book Reference: KAD, Red 25, Red 31, Hut, Red 22, Pioneers, SS, Gazette

General Information:

Pioneers - The first settler in Subukia - Mrs Vera Williamson - My husband came out under the Soldier Settler Scheme and reached the land he had selected, travelling in a Scotch cart drawn by oxen, on New Year's Day 1920. We were married in Mombasa in March 1923. There were only 3  other European women in Subukia then. Our farm was 40 miles from Nakuru, and it took an African 4 or 5 days to fetch the mail; he would also bring money from the bank with never a cent missing. …………… [more]
Soldier Settlement Scheme after WW1 - Class B - Capt. W.M. Williamson, Orcombe Lodge, Exmouth, South Devon - Farm 693 - Representative, G.E. Adamson, c/o Standard Bank of SA, Mombasa
Gazette 28/12/1921 - Dissolution of Partnership between George Elliott Adamson and William Macintosh Williamson carrying on business as Farmers at Nakuru under the style or firm of Adamson and Williamson by mutual consent. G.E. Adamson retires and business to be continued by W.M. Williamson
Hut - 1st Settlers, partner with Adamson, Marmanet
Gazette 6 Dec 1938 Rift Valley Voters List with Phyllis Ruth
Gazette 9 Oct 1951 probate required by Phyllis Ruth

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