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The genealogy of Philip Butler Watt from Edinburgh; his wife, Elizabeth Paterson from Dundee; his mother, Jacobina Christie & his grandmother, Catherine Butler.

Last update: 6 Apr 2007

See also
Alexander WATT's parents: David WATT (1725?- ) and Jean WIL(L)SON (1728?- )
Alexander WATT's siblings: Elizabeth WATT (1756- ) and James WATT (1767-1831?)

Family of Alexander WATT and Mary REID

Husband: Alexander WATT (1760- )
Wife: Mary REID (1765?- )
Children: Janet WATT (1788?- )
David WATT (1790-bef1855)
Alexander WATT (aft1791- )
Isabella WATT (1798?-1876)
Marriage 15 Dec 1786 South Leith,,Midlothian,Scotland 1

Husband: Alexander WATT

Name: Alexander WATT
Sex: Male
Father: David WATT (1725?- )
Mother: Jean WIL(L)SON (1728?- )
Birth 21 Oct 1760 St Cuth.,Edinburgh,Midlothian,Scotland 2

Wife: Mary REID

Name: Mary REID
Sex: Female
Father: James REID ( - )
Mother: -
Birth 1765 (est)

Child 1: Janet WATT

Name: Janet WATT
Sex: Female
Birth 7 Jun 1788 (app)
Christening 8 Jun 1788 (age 0) South Leith,,Midlothian,Scotland 3

Child 2: David WATT

Name: David WATT
Sex: Male
Spouse: Margaret JOHNSTON (1797?-1880)
Birth 12 Mar 1790 Leith,,Midlothian,Scotland 4
Occupation btw 1837 and 1854 (age 46-64) Bookbinder; Annan,,Dumfrieshire,Scotland 5,6
Census 6 Jun 1841 (age >50) Annan,,Dumfrieshire,Scotland 7
Death btw 1851 and 1855 (age 60-65)

Additional Information

Occupation Murray Street

Child 3: Alexander WATT

Name: Alexander WATT 8
Sex: Male
Birth btw 1791 and 1797

Additional Information

Birth Assumes first son was named after grandfather (David)

Child 4: Isabella WATT

Name: Isabella WATT 8
Sex: Female
Spouse: John COUSINS (bef1820- )
Birth 10 Mar 1798 (app)
Christening 11 Mar 1798 (age 0) South Leith,,Midlothian,Scotland 3
Residence 1854 (age 55-56) Leith,,Midlothian,Scotland 9
Census (1) 1861 (age 60 (!)) Leith,,Midlothian,Scotland 10
Census (2) 1871 (age 71 (!)) Leith,,Midlothian,Scotland 11
Death 1876 (age 75 (!)) Leith,,Midlothian,Scotland 12

Sources

1Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, "International Genealogical Index (R)" (Copyright (c) 1980, 2002). Batch #: M195042, Source Call #: 1067773, Printout Call #: 6901048; OPR extract.
Family History Library. Web: http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/default.asp.
2Ibid. Batch #: C119869, Source Call #: 1066753, Printout Call #: 6901046; OPR extract.
3Ibid. Batch #: C195037, Source Call #: 1067772, 1067778, Printout Call #: 6901040; OPR extract.
4Ibid. Film #: 170499, Ref #: 34901, Page #: 847; LDS member submission.
5"Scottish Book Trade Index".
http://www.nls.uk/catalogues/resources/sbti/.
Text From Source: WATT, David bookbinder Annan
Murray Street 1837
Pigot 1837

WATT, Robert bookseller and bookbinder Annan
Murray Street 1852
Slater 1852
National Library of Scotland. Web: http://www.nls.uk/.
6"Scottish Wills & Testaments". SC70/4/36; Edinburgh Sheriff Court Wills.
Text From Source: John Blackwood Caw, Goldsmith in Edinburgh
National Archives of Scotland. Web: http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.php.
7"1841 census Britain".
8(a descendant of Susan Watt.), "Dr Susan Torrance Danielson's research" (c.1970).
9"Scottish Wills & Testaments". SC70/4/109.
Text From Source: alias Garrety, widow of John Blackwood Caw, Goldsmith in Edinburgh
National Archives of Scotland. Web: http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.php.
10"1861 census Britain".
11"1871 census Britain".
12"Register of Scottish Births, Marriages & Deaths" (1855-).
National Archives of Scotland. Web: http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.php.

 

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Philip Butler Watt (1823-1906)