William James Watts

1844–1880 (Age 36)
Perry, Kentucky, United States

The Life of William James

When William James Watts was born in 1844, in Perry, Kentucky, United States, his father, George Washington Watts Jr., was 22 and his mother, Mary Mullins, was 23. He had at least 3 sons and 4 daughters with Malindy Noble. He died in 1880, in Breathitt, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 36.

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Family Time Line

William James Watts
1844–1880
Malindy Noble
1849–1893
James Watts
1867–1951
Matilda Watts
1869–
Mary Ann Watts
1870–1965
Ambrose Watts
1874–1958
Orlena Watts
1876–1930
George Washington Watts
1879–1951
Matilda Watts
1880–

Spouse and Children

children

(7)

    Male1867–1951Male

    Matilda Watts

    Female1869–Female

    Female1870–1965Female

    Male1874–1958Male

    Orlena Watts

    Female1876–1930Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    George Washington Watts Jr.

    Male1822–1913Male

    Mary Mullins

    Female1821–1899Female

siblings

(10)

    Susannah Watts

    Female1841–1929Female

    Ambrose Watts

    Male1842–1920Male

    Male1844–1880Male

    Emilla 'Millie' Watts

    Female1848–1936Female

    Babe Watts

    Male1850–Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 2

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 6

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.
1861

Age 17

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.

Name Meaning

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

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Wm J Watts in household of Washington Watts, "United States Census, 1860"
  • William Watts, "United States Census, 1870"
  • William Watts, "United States Census, 1880"

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