Levi Williams (1794-1860) was born 18 Apr. 1794 in Madison Co., Kentucky. He married Mary (Polly) Reid. He had a warrant issued for him in 1843; this was mentioned by Wilford Woodruff in his journal. He died 27 Nov. 1860 in Hancock Co., Illinois.
Colonel Levi Williams (LH8R-93S), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 8 Feb. 2022). Levi Williams, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/levi-williams, accessed 9 Feb. 2022). Levi Williams, The Joseph Smith Papers (https://www.josephsmithpapers.org/person/levi-williams, accessed 17 Jan. 2021).
Excerpt:December 18, 1843 ~ Monday 18th A short time since Br Daniel Avery and his son Philander Avery were both kidnaped by some Missourians & other mob men from Illinois & taken to Missouri and put in prision, one of the kidnapers a schoolmaster was taken with a warrent & brought to Nauvoo & had his trial this day before squair Johnson his name was Elliot he was bound over to county court under $3000 ...Dates:December 18, 1843 December 19, 1843 December 20, 1843 December 21, 1843 December 22, 1843