Ernest Watson


Brief Life History of Ernest

When Ernest Watson was born in 1871, his father, Alfred Watson, was 26 and his mother, Rachel Wells, was 26. He lived in Bowling St Bartholomew, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1871.

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Alfred Watson
Rachel Wells
Eva Watson
Ernest Watson
Ernest Watson

Sources (1)

  • Ernest Watson in household of Alfred Watson, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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Siblings (3)

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 9

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.


Age 13

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).


Age 37

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

Scottish, English, and Irish: patronymic meaning ‘son of Wat’, a pet form of Walter that was particularly common in Scotland and northern England. See Watt .

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

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