Cecil Francis Watts

5 October 1891–1954 (Age 62)
New York City, New York, United States

The Life of Cecil Francis

Cecil Francis Watts was born on 5 October 1891, in New York City, New York, United States. He had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Eliza Margaretta Anna Elsie Stelter. He lived in Dade, Florida, United States in 1930 and Election Precinct 15, Dade, Florida Territory, United States in 1940. He died in 1954, in Miami, Dade, Florida, United States, at the age of 63.

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Cecil Francis Watts
Eliza Margaretta Anna Elsie Stelter
Florence Catherine Watts
Elizabeth Bertha Watts
Cecil Francis Watts

Spouse and Children



    Florence Catherine Watts


    Elizabeth Bertha Watts


    Cecil Francis Watts


World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

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.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 7

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 17

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

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

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Sources (2)

  • Cecil F Watts, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Cecil F Watts, "United States Census, 1930"

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