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William Watson of Va., Ky., Posey Co., Ind.

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Re: William Watson of Va., Ky., Posey Co., Ind.

Posted: 15 Jul 2002 9:28PM GMT
Classification: Query
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 Ã…?
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 Ã… (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:
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
bootstex 9 May 1999 12:00PM GMT 
twbx11 16 Jul 2002 3:28AM GMT 
JLInnerarity 16 Jul 2002 6:50AM GMT 
Lois Jennings Johnson 31 Oct 2003 5:43PM GMT 
Juanita Watson 11 Mar 2004 9:41PM GMT 
JK 21 Mar 2005 4:38PM GMT 
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