Joseph Watson

13 October 1875–1954 (Age 78)
Brotherton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Joseph

When Joseph Watson was born on 13 October 1875, in Brotherton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Joseph Watson, was 22 and his mother, Annie Hogson Jolliffe, was 23. He married Sarah Jane Greenfield on 22 May 1899, in Goole, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died in 1954, in Goole, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Watson
Sarah Jane Greenfield
Marriage: 22 May 1899
Walter Watson
Hannah Elizabeth Watson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 May 1899Goole, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children
    Age 5
    School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
    Age 9
    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
    Age 33
    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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    Sources (13)

    • Joseph Watson in household of Joseph Watson, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
    • Joseph Watson in household of Joseph Watson, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
    • Joseph Watson in entry for Walter Watson, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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