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Subject: [INPOSEY] Re: William Watson of Va., Ky., Posey Co., Ind.
Date: 15 Jul 2002 21:28:53 -0600


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Here is what I have (work-in-progress version)

(1) Nathan Watson (?)
Born – Before 1720
Mar – unknown
Died – After 1772
Buried – unknown
NOTES:
§Lived in Fredericksville Parish, Louisa Co., also lived in Pittsylvania, VA.
§Paid 5 tithes (himself, William, Benjamin + Lile and Lucy- slaves).
Wife – Anne (?)
Born –
Mar –
Died –
Buried –

Their Children:
§Benjamin Watson – VA, 1741
§WILLIAM WATSON, VA, 1742

(2) Capt. William A. Watson Å?
Revolutionary War service likely
Born – Louisa Co., VA
When – September 5, 1742
Mar – Feb. 17, 1767
Where – Goochland Co., VA
Died – Sept. 2, 1846 – age 103 years old
Where – Posey Co., IN
Buried – Webster Co., KY – (Diamond ? Å)
Wife – Martha (Patty) Pleasants
Born – Goochland Co., VA
When - 1747
Mar – see above
Died – 1831
Where – Madison Co., KY (?)
Buried – unknown


Their Children:
§Nancy Watson – VA – 12-21-1767
§Thomas Watson – VA – 1771
§John Broadus Watson – VA – 2-1-1776
§David Watson – VA – 1780
§WILLIAM ? WATSON – VA - 8-22-1782
§Francis M. Watson – VA – 1786

(3) William (?)) Watson Å (H?)
Born –VA
When – Aug. 22, 1782
Mar – unknown
Where – Providence, KY
Died – Mar. 10, 1873 – age 90
Where – Providence KY
Buried – Maurice Overby Farm, Diamond, KY
Wife – Ayra Elizabeth Phipps Å
Born – Philadelphia, PA
When – Mar. 16, 1789
Mar – see above
Died – Jan. 16, 1875 – age 85
Where – Providence, KY
Buried - Maurice Overby Farm, Diamond, KY

Their Children:
§Lucy Watson – TN, 1813 Å*
§Elizabeth Watson – TN, 1814*
§Polly Ann Watson – TN, 1815
§Sarah Watson – TN, 1817
§ISAAC BENJAMIN WATSON – TN 1-20-20
§Allen Watson – TN, 3-3-1832
§Thomas Watson – TN, 1835
*Buried Overby Farm, Diamond
All born in Davidson Co., TN

(4) Isaac Benjamin Watson Ũ
Born – Davidson Co., TN
When – Jan. 20, 1820
Mar 1 – est. 1842-44
Where - unknown
Mar 2 - Sept. 13, 1859
Where – Shawneetown, IL
Died – June 13, 1907 – age 87
Where – Webster Co., KY
Buried – Oak Grove Cemetery
Wife 1: Mary Ann McClendon*
Born – Webster Co., KY
When - Dec. 8, 1826
Mar – see above
Died – June 22, 1853 – age 26
Where – Webster Co., KY
Buried – McClendon Family Cemetery – Webster Co., KY
Wife 2: Sophia McClendon * Ũ
Born – Webster Co., KY
When - Dec. 29, 1829
Mar – see above
Died – Feb. 13, 1902 – age 72
Where – Webster Co., KY
Buried – Oak Grove Cem. W/ Isaac Benjamin
*Sisters, daughters of Joel McClendon and Sarah Frair (see story)

Children by Mary Ann
§Georgia Ann - 1844
§Sophia Watson – 1845
§Ara Elizabeth Watson- 1846
§Thomas Watson – 1848
§William Watson – 1849
§Isaac Watson – 1851
Children by Sophia
§BENJAMIN WATSON – 1-29-1856
§John Crockett Watson – 1858
§Clara Watson - 1860
§Gus B. Watson - 1860
§Jeff Davis Watson - 1863
§Robert E. Lee Watson - 1865
§Stonewall Jackson Watson- 1869
§Joe J. Watson – 1872
§Milton G. Watson - 1878

(5) Benjamin Watson ŨÑ
Born – Webster Co., KY
When – Jan. 29, 1856
Mar – April 30, 1879
Where –
Died – Oct. 21, 1933 – age 77
Where – Dixon, Webster Co., KY
Buried – Oak Grove Cemetery (adjacent to his father & mother)
Wife – Elmyra Brooks ŨÑ
Born – KY
When – June 17, 1860
Died – April 5, 1924 – age 63
Where – Dixon, Webster Co., KY
Buried - Oak Grove Cemetery

Their Children:
§ISAAC HENRY – 3-10, 1880
§Alice – 12–8-1881
§Lilly – 10-19-1885
§Ora – 12-21-1888
§Myrtle – 4-5-1892
§Ben, Jr. – 8-27-1889

(6) Henry Isaac Watson ŨÑ
Born: Mar. 10, 1880
Where: Webster County, KY
Married: Aug. 7, 1902
Where: Webster County, KY
Died: Mar. 3, 1959
Where: Poole, Webster County, KY
Buried: Shady Grove Cemetery. Poole
Wife - Lula Lee Watson ŨÑ
Only daughter of Jim Sigler & Laura Marlin
Born: Dec. 20, 1882
Where: Webster County, KY
Married: Aug. 7, 1902
Where: Webster County, KY
Died: April 21, 1952
Where: Poole, Webster County, KY
Buried: Shady Grove Cemetery. Poole
Note 1: Mother Laura died when Mama Watson was 8.5 months old – only child. Lula raised by Bettie White.

See Laura Marlin Info in Sigler Section

Their Children:




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