William Lewis Watson Jr.

5 November 1889–10 March 1964 (Age 74)
Washington, District of Columbia, United States

The Life of William Lewis

When William Lewis Watson Jr. was born on 5 November 1889, in Washington, District of Columbia, United States, his father, William Lewis Watson Sr., was 28 and his mother, Sophie Elise Marie Brandt Watson, was 20. He married Irene K. Williams in 1915, in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He died on 10 March 1964, in his hometown, at the age of 74.

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William Lewis Watson Jr.
Irene K. Williams
Marriage: 1915
Harry J. Watson
John J. Watson

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States



    John J. Watson


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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Daughters of the American Revolution Founded

Age 1

"On October 11, 1890, the ""Daughters of the American Revolution"" is founded by Mary Desha, Mary Smith Lockwood, Ellen Hardin Walworth, and Eugenia Washington."
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 20

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: patronymic from the personal name Wat ( see Watt )

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

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