Lorenzo Williston was incorrectly indexed as Lorenzo Webster in the 1850 Census. The family of Lorenzo and Sophia Williston are found in Washington, Berkshire County, MA on Page 303. Lorenzo A. Williston, aged 42, born in MA, Farmer; Sophia, aged 45, born in CT; Lorenzo N. aged 17, born in MA, barber; Rowland S. aged 15 born in MA; Emily A. aged 10, born in MA; Cynthia J. aged 8, born in MA; and Caroline R. aged 20, born in MA. Also listed on the same page is Monroe Williston aged 12, with the Crane family. Henry Arthur Williston is listed with a death year of 1850 in the Federal Mortality Census in Washington, Berkshire County, MA; he was less than a year old. A George M. Williston served in the Civil War with a unit from New York. Roland Stebbins Williston served in the Civil War with a unit from MA. Both men's names are listed in a Civil War monument in the park in Holyoke MA.