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Descendants of William Watts

Generation No.10 Continued

33. JOSIAH10 WATTS (THOMAS9, THOMAS8, FRANCIS7, THOMAS6, THOMAS5, EDWARD4, CORNELIUS3, ROBERT HARRISON2, WILLIAM1) was born 1789 in Greene Co, Ga, and died 1824 in Shubuta,Wayne Co,Ms. He married (1) MARTHA ELAINE SESSIONS in Montgomery, Montgomery Co,Al, daughter of JOHN SESSIONS and ELIZABETH BROWNING. She was born in Buena Vista, Alabama, and died November 27, 1874 in Caledonia,Al. He married (2) MARGARET EVANS 1795. She was born 1770 in South Carolina.

Notes for JOSIAH WATTS:

NEWSPAPER NOTICES OF MISSISSIPPIANS 1820-1860

Josiah Watts Estate Notice. Oct. 1824 Term. Orphan's Court, Wayne Co, Ms. Miss Margaret Watts and John Evans Admrs. Jackson Southern Luminary Feb. 9, 1825

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Many descendants of Thomas & Hannah moved to Monroe County. Children of Charles, Fenatti, and Josiah Watts were living in Monroe by 1850.

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DESCENDANTS OF JOSIAH WATTS

1. Josiah WATTS was born about 1770 in VA.

He was married to Margaret EVANS about 1795. Margaret EVANS was born about 1770 in SC. She died in Wayne County, MS. Josiah WATTS and Margaret EVANS had the following children:

2. Judge John WATTS was born on 26 May 1805 in Chesterfield County, SC. He died in 1875 in Newton Co, MS.

He was married to Elizabeth Ann CHAPMAN (daughter of Thrashley CHAPMAN and Catherine EDWARDS) in 1826 in Wayne County, MS. Elizabeth Ann CHAPMAN was born on 3 Mar 1809 in SC. She died in Wayne County, MS. Judge John WATTS and Elizabeth Ann CHAPMAN had the following children:

3 i. Josiah WATTS.

4 ii. John B. WATTS.

5 iii. Thomas WATTS.

6 iv. Julia WATTS.

7 v. Thomas WATTS.

8 vi. Cornelia WATTS.

9 vii. Olcott S. WATTS.

10 viii. William S. WATTS.

11 ix. Mary WATTS b abt 1827.

12 x. Elizabeth A. WATTS.

+13 xi. Captain James WATTS.

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Living in the John A. Watts household in 1860 Wayne County Mississippi is:

J. A. Watts b. 1809 (age 51) Marg. Watts b. 1814 (age 46) Margaret Watts b. 1841 (age 19) [this is Mary E. in 1850 Census) John Watts b. 1846 (age 14)

Residing next door is the family of John and Elizabeth DUNN.

Notes for MARTHA ELAINE SESSIONS: Source: harperrd@aol.com

Notes for MARGARET EVANS:

Margaret (Evans) Watts, born 1780-1790, is enumerated 1830 Wayne Co., MS as single occupant, no children residing in the home.

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Children of JOSIAH WATTS and MARTHA SESSIONS are:

89. i. JOHN A11 WATTS, b. November 13, 1808, Greene Co,Ga; d. February 25, 1871, Shabuta,Wayne County,MS.

90. ii. EDWARD J WATTS, b. Abt. July 1814, Perdue Hill,Monroe Co,Al; d. Monroe Co,Al.

91. iii. ELIZABETH M WATTS, b. March 09, 1811, Monroe County,Al; d. January 20, 1900, Conecuh County,Al.

92. iv. ROBERT WATTS.

v. FRANCES WATTS, b. 1825, Monroe County,Al.

Children of JOSIAH WATTS and MARGARET EVANS are:

93. vi. JOHN EVANS11 WATTS, b. May 26, 1805, Chesterfield Dist,SC; d. May 25, 1875, Newton,Ms.

vii. CHARLOTTE WATTS, b. October 26, 1806, South Carolina; m. ZENO HOUGH, Wayne Co,Ms; b. January 05, 1805, Alabama.

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34. ARCHIBALD10 WATTS (HARRISON L9, THOMAS8, FRANCIS7, THOMAS6, THOMAS5, EDWARD4, CORNELIUS3, ROBERT HARRISON2, WILLIAM1) was born Abt. 1778 in Va, and died 1818 in Green Co,, Georgia. He married SARAH SHERRILL December 16, 1799 in Greene County,Georgia, daughter of DAVID SHERRILL and ELIZABETH MCLEAN. She was born 1786 in Wilkes Co,Ga.

Children of ARCHIBALD WATTS and SARAH SHERRILL are:

94. i. JUBAL11 WATTS, b. 1802; d. 1831.

ii. DAVID SHERRILL WATTS, m. MARTHA B BILLINGSLEY, November 15, 1831, Taliferro Co,,Ga; b. October 09, 1817, Ga.

iii. ARCHIBALD C WATTS, b. Abt. 1805, Ga; m. SYNTHIA A STEVENS, September 03, 1829, Taliferro Co,,Ga; b. Ga.

iv. SARAH SHERRILL WATTS, b. Ga; m. RICHARD ASBURY, December 24, 1819, Greene County,Georgia; b. Ga.

v. THOMAS WATTS, m. PENINA DANIEL, August 15, 1833, Taliferro Co,,Ga.

vi. RICHARD H WATTS.

vii. MARY WATTS.

viii. MARTHA WATTS.

ix. ANN ELIZABETH WATTS, b. 1808, Green Co,, Georgia; m. CORDEAL DANIEL, April 17, 1824, Greene County,Georgia; b. 1804, Green Co,, Georgia.

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35. HAMPTON BEDELL10 WATTS (HARRISON L9, THOMAS8, FRANCIS7, THOMAS6, THOMAS5, EDWARD4, CORNELIUS3, ROBERT HARRISON2, WILLIAM1) was born September 17, 1798 in Green Co,, Georgia, and died March 02, 1849 in Bibb Co,,Ga. He married AMANDA DAVENPORT January 14, 1825 in Greene County,Georgia, daughter of HENRY DAVENPORT and ELIZABETH EASLEY. She was born June 13, 1806 in Halifax, Va, and died September 16, 1894 in Americus,,Ga.

Children of HAMPTON WATTS and AMANDA DAVENPORT are:

i. FRANCES AMANDA11 WATTS, b. 1843, Monroe, Ga.

ii. HARRISON DAVENPORT WATTS, b. February 06, 1841, Monroe, Ga; m. MARY HAMMOND, October 17, 1867, Monroe,Ga; b. Monroe, Ga.

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36. HARRISON L10 WATTS, JR (HARRISON L9, THOMAS8, FRANCIS7, THOMAS6, THOMAS5, EDWARD4, CORNELIUS3, ROBERT HARRISON2, WILLIAM1) was born 1812 in Green Co,, Georgia. He married SARAH JANE FORRESTER January 12, 1835 in Greene County,Georgia. She was born in Green Co,, Georgia.

Children of HARRISON WATTS and SARAH FORRESTER are:

i. MARTHA F11 WATTS, b. 1835.

ii. MARY A WATTS, b. 1838.

95. iii. JOHN COLBERT WATTS, b. 1839, Belfountain,Ms; d. 1884.

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37. JUBAL E10 WATTS (HARRISON L9, THOMAS8, FRANCIS7, THOMAS6, THOMAS5, EDWARD4, CORNELIUS3, ROBERT HARRISON2, WILLIAM1) was born in Ga. He married (1) FRANCES WHO. She was born 1840 in Banks Co, Ga. He married (2) LOUISA STOKES June 02, 1834 in Morgan Co,,Ga, daughter of STOKES. She was born in Morgan Co,Ga.

Children of JUBAL WATTS and LOUISA STOKES are:

i. MARTHA E11 WATTS, b. Abt. 1831, Ga.

ii. ARCHIBALD Y WATTS.

iii. WILLIAM AUGUSTUS WATTS, b. August 11, 1832, Morgan Co,Ga; d. February 09, 1853, Cowetta Co,Ga.

38. PASCHAL MOTEN10 WATTS (LITTLEBERRY9, THOMAS8, FRANCIS7, THOMAS6, THOMAS5, EDWARD4, CORNELIUS3, ROBERT HARRISON2, WILLIAM1) was born 1803. He married MARTHA FRANCES CROWDER April 14, 1829 in Monroe Co,,Ga. She was born 1815.

Notes for PASCHAL MOTEN WATTS:

Note: Jan JMoff39923@aol.com said: I have a copy of Paschal Moten Watts will, and his sons Wade P. and F.(redrick) L. Watts

Children of PASCHAL WATTS and MARTHA CROWDER are:

i. WADE P11 WATTS.

ii. FREDRICK L WATTS.

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