I'm not connected with any Williams family but did happen to find some info while reading Davis' History so was passing it on.
"In 1774, when George Taylor, Samuel Williams and James Morgan, were
operating the Durham furnaces and forges and neighboring New Jersey
forges, a new stove pattern was brought out with the inscriptions "Durham
"[On March 6, 1778,*] the legislature passed and act of attainder against
Joseph Galloway, when his interest in the property was sold and was bought
by Richard Backhouse, who carried on the works for several years."
Try doing a search for Backhouse in PA at the Archives.
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