John Nicholas Watts

7 July 1867–27 May 1953 (Age 85)
Alabama, United States

The Life of John Nicholas

When John Nicholas Watts was born on 7 July 1867, in Alabama, United States, his father, John N. Watts, was 26 and his mother, Caroline V Mcmillan, was 21. He married Minnie Permelia McPherson on 26 December 1900, in Beatrice, Monroe, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 daughters. He lived in Pineville, Monroe, Alabama, United States for about 10 years and Monroe, Alabama, United States in 1935. He died on 27 May 1953, in Beatrice, Monroe, Alabama, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Pineville Methodist Cemetery, Pineville, Monroe, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Nicholas Watts
Minnie Permelia McPherson
Marriage: 26 December 1900
Mildred Watts
Cecil Monroe Watts
Ouida Watts
Polly Victoria Watts
Esther Watts
Minnie Mcpherson Watts

Spouse and Children

26 December 1900
Beatrice, Monroe, Alabama, United States


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    John N. Watts


    Caroline V Mcmillan




    William Watts


    Nancy Watts



World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Age 21

Historical Boundaries - 1888: Monroe, Alabama, United States
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 23

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Watt . This surname is also well established in South Wales.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • J Nick Watts, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John N Watts, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Nick Watts, "United States Census, 1920"

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