Maude Evelyn Lovelace Watson

7 January 1891–8 July 1963 (Age 72)
Fannin, Texas, United States

The Life Summary of Maude Evelyn

When Maude Evelyn Lovelace Watson was born on 7 January 1891, in Fannin, Texas, United States, her father, James Elick Lovelace, was 42 and her mother, Sarah Jane Duckworth, was 40. She married Chillus Augustus Watson on 2 April 1911, in Comanche, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Duncan, Stephens, Oklahoma, United States for about 5 years and King Township, Stephens, Oklahoma, United States for about 10 years. She died on 8 July 1963, in Stephens, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Duncan Municipal Cemetery, Duncan, Stephens, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Chillus Augustus Watson
Maude Evelyn Lovelace Watson
Marriage: 2 April 1911
Leo Watson
James Leo Watson
Marguerite S Watson
Albert E Watson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 April 1911Comanche, Oklahoma, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company
    Age 3
    Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
    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.
    1910 · The BSA is Made
    Age 19
    Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Loveless . The spelling is apparently theresult of folk etymology, which understood the word as a nickname fora dandy fond of lace. The modern sense of this word is, however, notattested until the 16th century and at the time of surname formationit meant only ‘cord’ or ‘shoelace’.

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

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    Sources (14)

    • Maude E Watson, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Maude Lovelace in entry for Leo Watson and Anna Margaret Jones, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
    • Maud Lovelace in household of Oscar B Houchin, "United States Census, 1910"

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