Louella Watkins

19 March 1892–1952 (Age 59)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Louella

When Louella Watkins was born on 19 March 1892, in Kentucky, United States, her father, Henry Clay Watkins, was 31 and her mother, Etta Lucinda Caroline Perkins, was 24. She had at least 5 sons and 7 daughters with Custus Alec Riddle. She lived in Roodhouse, Greene, Illinois, United States in 1930 and Roodhouse Township, Greene, Illinois, United States in 1940. She died in 1952, at the age of 60.

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Family Time Line

Custus Alec Riddle
1891–1986
Louella Watkins
1892–1952
Jesse Albert Riddle
1910–1911
Leila Riddle
1911–1912
Vela Edna Riddle
1913–2008
Stella Mae Riddle
1915–1994
Gladys Lucille Riddle
1918–2004
Clarence Wilbert Riddle
1920–1921
Hazel Riddle
1923–1970
Kenneth L Riddle
1924–1994
Keith L Riddle
1924–2007
Betty Joyce Riddle
1929–
John Henry Riddle
1931–2017
Doris J Riddle
1933–2005

Spouse and Children

children

(12)

    Jesse Albert Riddle

    Male1910–1911Male

    Leila Riddle

    Female1911–1912Female

    Vela Edna Riddle

    Female1913–2008Female

    Stella Mae Riddle

    Female1915–1994Female

    Gladys Lucille Riddle

    Female1918–2004Female

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1900 · Governor Shot

Age 8

On January 30, 1900 Governor William Goebel of Kentucky was assassinated. He took a bullet to the chest, outside the Old State Capitol. He died on February 3, 1900.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 16

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

English (also frequent in Wales): patronymic from the personal name Watkin .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Li** E Watkins in household of Henry C Watkins, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lulla Riddle in household of Custus Riddle, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Luella Riddle in household of Custus A Riddle, "United States Census, 1920"

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