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From: Mary Watson< >
Subject: WATSON
Date: Tue, 13 Jan 1998 13:35:21 -0500 (EST)


I have been on the WATSON line for sometime
just reading the mail. Decided I would see
if anyone can connect to our WATSON's.
My brother-in-law (deceased) had tracked
the Watson for 30 years. This is his findings

1stGen. David Watson bn ca 1706 d. Jan/Feb. 1769 in Frederick Co. MD
m. Sarah.......bn ca 1712

2nd John Watson, Sr. bn.ca 1735 in MD d. 3-31-1810 or 3-21-1811
in Fayette Co. PA
m. Ann Henthorn bn ca 1737 in MD d. ca 1810 in Fayette Co. PA

3rd John Watson, Jr. bn ca 1762 d. ca 1804-05 in Fayette Co. PA
m. Rebecca Jackson bn 9-15-1766 d. Aug 5, 1848 in Clark Co. IN

4th Robert Francis Watson, Sr. b. Sept 3, 1793 in Fayette Co. PA
d. Mar 14, 1857 Clark Co. IN
m. Mary Finch b. Jun. 18, 1806 in NY d. Nov. 16, 1896 Clark
Co. IN

5th John Finch Watson b. 1827 in Clark Co. IN d. May 20, 1906 in
Clark Co. IN
m. Ann Aliza Beadles b. 6-13-1829 Clark Co. IN/ d. 1-19-1913 in
Clark Co. IN

Then the family settled in Clark Co. IL

Would to connect with other family members
happy to share info I have...

Mary in FL

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> #1 WATSON - Wales > British Army dese ["Linda G. Williamson" <Linda_Willi]
> #2 Sir Thomas John WATSON [PoppyBob <>]
> #3 surname watson ["Blair Leach" <]
> #4 Re: Watson -Mo, Ky [Sandy Berding <>]
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>From: "Linda G. Williamson" <>
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>Here is what I know about my Watson:
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>1. He left Wales after being 'drafted' into the English army to fight
>American Colonists.
>2. His sympathies changed to the Colonies, so he deserted and fought under
>Washington.
>3. After the Revolutionary War, he was given large land grants in Virginia
>(question this location). He became wealthy and had many slaves.
>4. He had three sons. The eldest was Jacob Watson, who is my
>gg-grandfather. Jacob was born in Ohio according to his death certificate
>and born in Pennsylvania according to an old family diary.
>5. The family story has it that when the father died, the three sons divided
>the estate, with the two other sons going to Louisiana and Jacob going to
>Indiana (possibly Greene County).
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>I do not know this soldier's first name, my Watson ancestor.
>
>I am looking for:
>1. Internet sites that will help me in my search.
>2. Anyone who is connected to my Watsons.
>3. Resources at Family History Centre: microfilm numbers would be
>wonderful.
>
>Thanks in advance for any assistance anyone can provid.
>
>Linda Williamson
>email:
>phone (250) 386-5254 / fax (250) 386-5254 (phone first)
>1160 Craigflower Road, Bsmt., Victoria, British Columbia, V9A 2Y3
>Family Tree Research: HARKOFF/HORKOFF, Georgia (USSR)>Canada;
>JURCKSE/YEREX/YERXA ?Netherlands>New York>Canada; WATSON,
>?>?Virginia>Washington State; LUDLOW, Ireland>Canada; CAMPBELL,
>Scotland>Ireland>Canada; FERGUSON, Scotland>Ireland>Canada; TRAVIS, ?>?New
>York>Canada; YEOMANS/YOUMANS, ?England>New York>Canada; and more
>http://members.aol.com/barnnies/pc.html
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>Date: Sat, 10 Jan 1998 14:41:44 EST
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>I am new to this mailing list. My direct line of Watsons would be, Ida
>Belle, b.1875 Putnam Co., TN, Jackson Randollph "Dolph" b.1840 Fentress Co.,
>TN, Thomas Townsend b. 1805 Pittsylvania Co., VA, Rev. John Saul b. 1777
>Lunenburg Co., VA, John Abishal b. Scotland d.1802, Sir. Thomas John b. abt
>1730 Scotland. Would like to exchange info with any one researching these
>names.
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>Other names researching are : HORN BOHANNON ENGLAND GILLIAM HENSLEY
>WHITEHURST MCKINLEY TIPTON JOHNSON OFFICER SIBLEY MCKINNEY ELGIN
>POWITSKY SHIRLEY NORTON
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>Date: Sat, 10 Jan 1998 15:50:37 -0700
>From: "Blair Leach" <>
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>Please send info on the surname of Watson. I am looking for the Watson
>family from Iowa. Thank you.
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>Date: Sun, 11 Jan 1998 02:41:41 -0500
>From: Sandy Berding <>
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>Subject: Re: Watson -Mo, Ky
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>I've had many people writting and asking if we have any family
>connections. Here's my the WATSON files. If you find a connection,
>please write so we can share files.
>Sandy Berding
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>Descendants of Daniel Watson
>
>
>Generation No. 1
>
>1. Daniel1 Watson was born in Va.. He married ? Watson ? in Va..
>
>Child of Daniel Watson and ? ? is:
>+2i.William A.2 Watson, born in Va..
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>Generation No. 2
>
>2. William A.2 Watson (Daniel1) was born in Va.. He married ? Joyce? in
Kentucky.
>
>Children of William Watson and ? Joyce? are:
>+3i.William Henson3 Watson, born 15/Aug/1805 in Lexington. Ky. Fayette
Co.; died 01/Sep/1892 in Sullivan Co. Mo..
>4ii.Drury P. Watson, born 08/Oct/1807 in Lexington. Ky. Fayette Co.;
died 1871. He married Polly Ann Boon 03/Jun/1834 in Ky.
>5iii.James T. Watson, born 07/Jul/1810 in Lexington. Ky. Fayette Co.;
died 1871.
>+6iv.John P. Watson, born 1812 in Lexington. Ky. Fayette Co..
>7v.Polly Watson, born 18/Oct/1813 in Lexington. Ky. Fayette Co..
>8vi.William Green Watson, born 15/Jan/1817 in Lexington. Ky. Fayette Co..
>9vii.Emily Watson, born 13/Oct/1818 in Lexington. Ky. Fayette Co..
>10viii.Sophia Watson, born 03/Apr/1821 in Lexington. Ky. Fayette Co..
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>Generation No. 3
>
>3. William Henson3 Watson (William A.2, Daniel1) was born 15/Aug/1805 in
Lexington. Ky. Fayette Co., and died 01/Sep/1892 in Sullivan Co. Mo.. He
married (1) Matilda Elkins. He married (2) Jane Pulliam 1831 in Ky. He
married (3) Mary Malone Sutton 01/Mar/1854 in Sullivan Co. Mo..
>
>Children of William Watson and Matilda Elkins are:
>11i.William4 Watson, born 1838 in Edinsburg, Ind.
>12ii.Thomas J. Watson, born 1841 in Edingsburg, Ind.; died in Ind.
>+13iii.Drury Pulliam Watson, born 30/Jul/1842 in Edingsburg, Ind.; died
03/Jan/1925 in Milan Mo.
>+14iv.Nancy Emily Watson, born 12/Aug/1843 in Edingsburg, Ind.; died
25/Feb/1886 in Milan Mo.
>15v.Hugh Watson, born 1845 in Linn Co. Mo..
>16vi.Sarah Watson, born 18/Aug/1847 in Linn Co. Mo..
>17vii.Matilda Jane Watson, born 18/Aug/1847 in Linn Co. Mo.; died
06/Dec/1869 in milan Mo. She married James C. Webb 08/Apr/1866 in sUllivan
Co. Mo..
>18viii.Rachel Watson, born 1849 in Linn Co. Mo..
>19ix.David Watson, born 1851 in Linn Co. Mo..
>
>Child of William Watson and Jane Pulliam is:
>20i.Nancy4 Watson, born 1832 in Lexington. Ky. Fayette Co.; died 1840 in
Lexington. Ky. Fayette Co..
>
>Children of William Watson and Mary Sutton are:
>21i.Mary A.4 Watson, born 1854 in Sullivan Co. Mo.; died 1854 in
Sullivan Co. Mo..
>+22ii.Winnie Sophia Watson, born Abt. 1856 in Milan Mo; died 28/Mar/1944
in San Bernardino, Ca..
>23iii.Nathan Sutton Watson, born 08/Dec/1857 in Sullivan Co. Mo.; died
30/Jul/1915 in Pasadena, Calf. He married Artie Jersuith Edwards
30/Mar/1879 in Sullivan Co. Mo..
>+24iv.Joseph Greenleaf Watson, born 03/Apr/1860 in Sullivan Co. Mo.;
died 05/Feb/1915 in Milan Mo.
>+25v.Lodenia Eleanor Watson, born 11/Sep/1862 in Milan Mo; died
17/Jan/1938 in Green City, Mo..
>26vi.Albert Estelle Watson, born 29/Jun/1865 in Sullivan Co. Mo.; died
21/Jan/1955 in Umatilla, Florida. He married Minnie Evaline Gillespie
15/Mar/1882 in Jameson, Daviess Co. Mo..
>+27vii.Rachel Ophelia Watson, born 01/Feb/1868 in Milan Mo; died
17/Jan/1942 in Milan Mo.
>+28viii.Edwin Nelson Watson, born Feb/1871 in Mo..
>29ix.Nora Edna Watson, born 07/Apr/1874 in Milan Mo; died 08/Oct/1874 in
milan Mo.
>
>6. John P.3 Watson (William A.2, Daniel1) was born 1812 in Lexington. Ky.
Fayette Co.. He married Elizabeth ?.
>
>Children of John Watson and Elizabeth ? are:
>30i.Thomas4 Watson, born 1841 in ind.
>31ii.Hugh Watson, born 1844 in ind.
>32iii.Sally J. Watson, born 1846 in Mo..
>33iv.Rachel Watson, born 1848 in Mo..
>34v.David Watson, born 1850 in Missouri.
>35vi.Mary A. Watson, born 1852 in missouri.
>36vii.Winnie Watson.
>
>
>Generation No. 4
>
>13. Drury Pulliam4 Watson (William Henson3, William A.2, Daniel1) was
born 30/Jul/1842 in Edingsburg, Ind., and died 03/Jan/1925 in Milan Mo. He
married (1) Mary Theresa Sorrell 11/Jan/1863 in Sullivan Co. Mo.. He
married (2) Mary Elizabeth McCloud 27/Feb/1889 in Sullivan Co. Mo..
>
>Children of Drury Watson and Mary Sorrell are:
>37i.Charles Rit5 Watson. He married Laura Watson 16/Jan/1898 in
Sullivan Co. Mo..
>38ii.Ryle Watson, born Oct/1871 in Sullivan Co. Mo.; died Mar/1889 in S.C..
>
>Children of Drury Watson and Mary McCloud are:
>39i.Joseph R.5 Watson, born Dec/1889 in Mo.
>40ii.Nova A. Watson, born Mar/1890 in Mo.
>+41iii.Elsie Elvelyn Watson, born 20/Sep/1892; died 22/Nov/1979 in
Kirkville,Mo.
>+42iv.Bessie Laurel Watson, born 24/May/1894 in Milan Mo; died
25/Jan/1988 in Kirksville, Mo..
>+43v.Clyde Watson.
>44vi.Mary Rosa Watson, born in Marceline, Mo.. She married ? Weder 1979
in fl. Merceline, Mo..
>
>14. Nancy Emily4 Watson (William Henson3, William A.2, Daniel1) was born
12/Aug/1843 in Edingsburg, Ind., and died 25/Feb/1886 in Milan Mo. She
married Samuel W. Mellor 21/Aug/1860 in Sullivan Co. Mo..
>
>Children of Nancy Watson and Samuel Mellor are:
>45i.Flory B.5 Mellor.
>46ii.Otha W. Mellor.
>47iii.Otto W. Mellor.
>48iv.Effa E. Mellor.
>49v.Maude Mellor.
>50vi.Nancy Mellor.
>
>22. Winnie Sophia4 Watson (William Henson3, William A.2, Daniel1) was
born Abt. 1856 in Milan Mo, and died 28/Mar/1944 in San Bernardino, Ca..
She married Austin Glazebrook Brown 24/Dec/1873 in Sullivan Co. Mo., son of
Shelton Brown and Frances Bennett.
>
>Children of Winnie Watson and Austin Brown are:
>+51i.Austa5 Brown, born 30/Nov/1895 in Sullivan County, Mo; died
14/Apr/1981 in National City, San Diego Co. Ca..
>52ii.Fay Brown, born Dec/1877 in Mo.; died 29/Oct/1951 in Kansas City,
Kans.. She married Charles Roy Turner 23/Feb/1907 in Sullivan Co. Mo..
>53iii.Guy Brown, born 11/Apr/1874 in Sullivan Co. Mo.; died 07/Mar/1886
in McFalls, Gentry Co. Mo..
>+54iv.Ova Brown, born 16/Sep/1890 in Jameson, Daviess Co. Mo; died
21/Apr/1973 in Kansas Citry, Mo..
>+55v.Ray Brown, born 14/Dec/1877 in Milan Mo; died 20/Jan/1951 in
Phoenix, Az..
>+56vi.Una Brown, born 17/Feb/1883 in Jameson, Davies Co.Mo; died
31/Dec/1966 in San Bernardino, Ca.
>
>24. Joseph Greenleaf4 Watson (William Henson3, William A.2, Daniel1) was
born 03/Apr/1860 in Sullivan Co. Mo., and died 05/Feb/1915 in Milan Mo. He
married Mary Leona Gillespie 30/Aug/1883 in Jameson, Daviess Co. Mo,
daughter of ? Gillespie and ? ?.
>
>Children of Joseph Watson and Mary Gillespie are:
>57i.Floyd E.5 Watson, born Oct/1884 in milan Mo.
>58ii.William E. Watson, born Oct/1885 in Milan Mo.
>59iii.Emile A. Watson, born Feb/1896 in Milan Mo.
>
>25. Lodenia Eleanor4 Watson (William Henson3, William A.2, Daniel1) was
born 11/Sep/1862 in Milan Mo, and died 17/Jan/1938 in Green City, Mo.. She
married James William Gill 03/Jul/1879 in Sullivan Co. Mo..
>
>Children of Lodenia Watson and James Gill are:
>60i.Fannie5 Gill.
>61ii.Eda Gill.
>62iii.Ray Gill.
>63iv.Beulah Gill.
>64v.Joseph Gill.
>65vi.Edith Gill.
>66vii.Leona Gill.
>
>27. Rachel Ophelia4 Watson (William Henson3, William A.2, Daniel1) was
born 01/Feb/1868 in Milan Mo, and died 17/Jan/1942 in Milan Mo. She married
John Payne 03/Apr/1889 in Sullivan Co. Mo..
>
>Children of Rachel Watson and John Payne are:
>67i.Gladys5 Payne.
>68ii.Gretchen Payne.
>69iii.Pauline Payne.
>70iv.Sallie Josephine Payne, born Abt. 1934. She married Avo Shobe.
>71v.Jack Payne, born Abt. 1935.
>
>28. Edwin Nelson4 Watson (William Henson3, William A.2, Daniel1) was born
Feb/1871 in Mo.. He married America E. Page 26/Nov/1891 in Sullivan Co. Mo..
>
>Children of Edwin Watson and America Page are:
>72i.Imogene M.5 Watson, born Oct/1895 in Mo.
>73ii.Bonna M. Watson, born Aug/1900.
>
>
>Generation No. 5
>
>41. Elsie Elvelyn5 Watson (Drury Pulliam4, William Henson3, William A.2,
Daniel1) was born 20/Sep/1892, and died 22/Nov/1979 in Kirkville,Mo. She
married Raymond Quigley 16/Jul/1910 in Sullivan Co. Mo..
>
>Children of Elsie Watson and Raymond Quigley are:
>74i.Raymond6 Quigley.
>75ii.Geneva Quigley.
>76iii.Wayne Quigley.
>77iv.Wendell Quigley.
>
>42. Bessie Laurel5 Watson (Drury Pulliam4, William Henson3, William A.2,
Daniel1) was born 24/May/1894 in Milan Mo, and died 25/Jan/1988 in
Kirksville, Mo.. She married (1) Fred Lawrence. She married (2) Arthur
Clarence Barnett 20/Dec/1910 in sUllivan Co. Mo..
>
>Children of Bessie Watson and Arthur Barnett are:
>78i.Glen A.6 Barnett.
>79ii.Ester Evelyn Barnett.
>80iii.Harold Lee Barnett.
>
>43. Clyde5 Watson (Drury Pulliam4, William Henson3, William A.2,
Daniel1). He married Emma Groh.
>
>Children of Clyde Watson and Emma Groh are:
>81i.Lorraine6 Watson, born in Richmon, Va.. She married Charles Loomer.
>82ii.Arlene Watson, born in lakewood, Ca. She married Bob Kramer.
>83iii.Ronald Watson.
>84iv.Richard Watson.
>85v.Roger Carpenter Watson, died in Mason City.
>
>51. Austa5 Brown (Winnie Sophia4 Watson, William Henson3, William A.2,
Daniel1) was born 30/Nov/1895 in Sullivan County, Mo, and died 14/Apr/1981
in National City, San Diego Co. Ca.. She married Ralph Benjamin Milstead
12/Jan/1913 in Humphrey's, Sullivan County, Mo..
>
>Children of Austa Brown and Ralph Milstead are:
>86i.Dorthy6 Milstead. She married Harold Johnson.
>87ii.Phyllis Milstead. She married Gordon Dia.
>
>54. Ova5 Brown (Winnie Sophia4 Watson, William Henson3, William A.2,
Daniel1) was born 16/Sep/1890 in Jameson, Daviess Co. Mo, and died
21/Apr/1973 in Kansas Citry, Mo.. He married Nellie Idella Johnson
15/Jul/1911 in Kirksville, Mo..
>
>Children of Ova Brown and Nellie Johnson are:
>88i.James Banard6 Brown, born 19/Apr/1912 in Milan Mo; died Mar/1981 in
Kansas City, Mo.. He married Callie Pennington 1933 in Kansas City, Mo..
>89ii.Dale Irvin Brown, born 28/Dec/1921 in Brookfield, Mo.; died
07/Mar/1987 in Lee Summit Mo.. He married Deloris Brown.
>90iii.Ova Brown , Jr, born 19/Jun/1915 in Milan Mo.
>91iv.M. Dolores Brown, born 10/Mar/1923 in Brookfield, Mo.. She married
Marvin Levern Brown 08/May/1945 in Kansas City, Mo..
>
>55. Ray5 Brown (Winnie Sophia4 Watson, William Henson3, William A.2,
Daniel1) was born 14/Dec/1877 in Milan Mo, and died 20/Jan/1951 in Phoenix,
Az.. He married Ollie Mae Miller 1910 in Milan Mo, daughter of A. Miller
and Dixie Miller.
>
>Children of Ray Brown and Ollie Miller are:
>92i.Joe6 Brown, died Abt. 1985 in Muscatine, Iowa. He married Ann.
>93ii.Leo Lee Brown, born 20/May/1910 in MIlan Mo; died 30/Oct/1988 in
Trenton, Mo.. He married Edna Grace Wensel 28/Sep/1937 in Warren, Minn.
>94iii.Ray Brown, born 09/Dec/1914 in Sullivan County, Mo; died
15/Jan/1975 in Trenton, Mo.. He married Frances Brown 27/Jan/1936 in
Trenton, Mo..
>95iv.Irene Margaret Brown, born 12/Sep/1918 in Sullivan County, Mo; died
20/Feb/1993 in Louisville, Ky. She married (1) Ross Raymond Newkirk. She
married (2) Earl Klingelsmith. She married (3) Paul Wesley Brown
01/Jun/1973 in BULLITT COUNTY COURT HOUSE.
>96v.Edna Mae Brown, born 26/Sep/1919 in Milan Mo. She married (1)
Raymond Caselman. She married (2) Hubert Duncan in marrried when he was 19,
married for 20 years. She married (3) Virgil Kennedy.
>97vi.Charles Franklin Brown, born 07/Oct/1921 in Milan Mo; died
23/Aug/1945 in killed in action, Koreia. He married k.
>98vii.Ralph Brown, born 30/Aug/1902 in Sullivan County, Mo; died
Apr/1980 in Leon , Ia.. He married Mary Klingensmith.
>
>56. Una5 Brown (Winnie Sophia4 Watson, William Henson3, William A.2,
Daniel1) was born 17/Feb/1883 in Jameson, Davies Co.Mo, and died 31/Dec/1966
in San Bernardino, Ca. She married John Absalom Carey 03/Jun/1923 in Calf..
>
>Child of Una Brown and John Carey is:
>99i.Jacqueline Carlene6 Carey, born in San Bernardino, Ca. She married
?? Davis.
>
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>Date: Sat, 10 Jan 1998 23:16:21 -0800
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>Seeking information on Isaac Shelvin Watson, who was married to Margaret
>Ratterree. Isaac lived and died in the vicinity of Neosho, Missouri,
>and he is my 2nd-great grandfather.
>
>Billy Walker
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