From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (main entry)

Williams, Lucille Brown

(born: 1897  -  died: 1982) 

Born in Ghent, KY, Lucille L. Brown Williams moved to Indiana where she worked as a day nursery director, owned a grocery store, and was a social services director. She was also very active in social organizations, including founding the Lucille Lucas Williams Federated Club in 1952.

The Lucille L. Williams Collection is housed at the Indiana Historical Society. For more see the "Lucille L. Williams" entry in the Guide to African-American History Materials in Manuscript Collections at the Indiana Historical Society; and Williams, Lucille audio oral history and transcript at the Ball State University Digital Media Repository.

Kentucky County & Region

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Kentucky Place (Town or City)

Read about Ghent, Kentucky in Wikipedia.

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“Williams, Lucille Brown,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed April 19, 2024,

Last modified: 2021-09-08 17:27:38