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

Williams, John

(born: 1875  -  died: 1924) John Williams was a race horse trainer who was born in Lexington, KY, in February, 1875 [source: Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index]. He was the son of Warren Williams and Rose Worsham Williams. John Williams died February 28, 1924 and is buried in Lincoln Cemetery in Chicago, IL.

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“Williams, John,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed July 23, 2024,

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