James Carlton Watkins

5 March 1934–12 July 2007 (Age 73)
Greensboro, Guilford, North Carolina, United States

The Life of James Carlton

When James Carlton Watkins was born on 5 March 1934, in Greensboro, Guilford, North Carolina, United States, his father, Judson Hursley Watkins, was 35 and his mother, Sallie Lou Harris, was 33. He lived in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States in 1998 and Arizona, United States in 2002. He died on 12 July 2007, in Flagstaff, Coconino, Arizona, United States, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Judson Hursley Watkins
Sallie Lou Harris
Gussie Watkins
Christine Fern Watkins
Halton Elwood Watkins Sr
Dallas Judson Watkins
Marvin Oren Watkins
Lillie Lucille Watkins
Jack Coley Watkins Sr
James Carlton Watkins
Neil Wesley Watkins
Deanna Carolyn Watkins
Ronald Allen Watkins

Parents and Siblings



    Gussie Watkins


    Christine Fern Watkins


    Halton Elwood Watkins Sr


    Dallas Judson Watkins


    Marvin Oren Watkins


+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 1

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1935 · The Social Security Act

Age 1

This Act was created a basic right to a pension in old age, and insurance against unemployment.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 21

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

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)

  • Carlton Watkins in household of Judson Watkins, "United States Census, 1940"
  • James Carlton Watkins, „North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 “
  • James Carlton Watkins, „North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 “

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