Nancy Catherine Johnson

1859–1943 (Age 84)
Henderson, Rusk, Texas, United States

The Life of Nancy Catherine

When Nancy Catherine Johnson was born on 3 November 1859, in Henderson, Rusk, Texas, United States, her father, Cornelius McIntire Johnson, was 34 and her mother, Elizabeth Ann Waggoner, was 26. She married Henry Johnson Watts on 4 June 1877, in Van Zandt, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Township 4, Chickasaw Nation, Indian Territory, United States in 1900 and Myrick Township, Johnston, Oklahoma, United States in 1920. She died on 5 November 1943, in Stratford, Garvin, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Henry Johnson Watts
1847–1923
Nancy Catherine Johnson
1859–1943
Marriage: 4 June 1877
Henry Lee Watts
1878–1949
Aurelia Watts
1880–1959
Isadora Watts
1882–1971
Cordelia "Delia" Watts
1884–1962
Cornelius Arthur Watts
1886–1971
Luther Americus Watts
1889–1965
Nancy Elizabeth Watts
1890–1900
Oscar C Watts
1893–1971
Pett Nannie Watts
1897–1956
Ruth Watts
1901–1901

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 June 1877
Van Zandt, Texas, United States
children

(10)

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Parents and Siblings

    Cornelius McIntire Johnson

    Male1825–1864Male

    Elizabeth Ann Waggoner

    Female1833–1924Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1861 · Texas Secedes from the United States

Age 2

On February 1, 1861, Texas seceded from the United States. On March 2, 1861, they had joined with the Confederate States of America.
1863

Age 4

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · Construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway

Age 22

Grenville M. Dodge oversaw the construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway. Work began at Hodge Junction, and eventually extended to the New Mexico border by 1888. Service began on April 1, 1888, with trains travelling between Fort Worth and Denver.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from the personal name John . As an American family name, Johnson has absorbed patronymics and many other derivatives of this name in continental European languages. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Nancey Jahusan in household of Wm H Cook, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Nancy Watts in household of H J Watts, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Nancy C Watts in household of H J Watts, "United States Census, 1880"

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