WILLIAMS, William Holme. 18?? – 19??. U.S. Scholar. A.B. 1876 University of Wisconsin. In the mid-1880s Professor of Hebrew and Sanskrit at University of Wisconsin in Madison, started Sanskrit teaching there. Still Professor there in 1901, but now styled of Aemitic Languages and Hellenistic Greek.
Sources: https://southasia.wisc.edu/center-history/; Badger 29, 191? in https://archive.org/stream/badger00univ_1/badger00univ_1_djvu.txt.