Presentation on theme: " Jr. was born on January 15, 1929, in the Atlanta home of his maternal grandfather, (1897- 1984) and Alberta Christine Williams King (1903-1974). Michael."— Presentation transcript:
Jr. was born on January 15, 1929, in the Atlanta home of his maternal grandfather, (1897- 1984) and Alberta Christine Williams King (1903-1974). Michael Jr. had an older sister, Willie Christine (b. 1927), and a younger brother, Alfred Daniel Williams (b. 1930-1969). The father and later the son adopted the name Martin Luther, after the religious figure who founded the Lutheran denomination.
1: There he took over a small struggling church with some 13 members.
2: The family background was rooted in rural Georgia. A. D. Williams was already a minister himself when he moved from the country to Atlan in 1893.
3: Ebenezer Baptist. In 1899 Williams married Jennie Celeste Parks (1873-1941
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