G Wesley Watford

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Brief Life History of G Wesley

When G Wesley Watford was born in 1845, in Dale, Alabama, United States, his father, James W Watford, was 36 and his mother, Emily Watford, was 35. He lived in Jackson, Florida, United States in 1860.

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Family Time Line

James W Watford
1810–
Emily Watford
1810–
Barnabas Berry Watford
1832–1897
James Allison Watford
1833–
Gatsey Watford
1835–
Cynthia Watford
1837–
William Watford
1840–
Jane Watford
1842–
G Wesley Watford
1845–
Elijah Watford
1848–
Rafany Watford
1853–

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  • Wesley Wadford in household of James Wadford, "United States Census, 1860"

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World Events (3)

1845

Age 0

Florida is 27th state.

1846

Age 1

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

1863

Age 18

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Watford in Hertfordshire or from the much smaller place so called in Northamptonshire. Both placenames may derive from Old English wāth ‘hunting’ or (ge)wæd ‘place for wading’ + ford ‘ford’.

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

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