William Riley Watts

Male Abt 1830 -


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  • Name William Riley Watts  [1, 2
    Born Abt 1830  Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Person ID I39  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2020 

    Father William Watts,   b. Between 1803 and 1804, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Rebecca,   b. Between 1803 and 1806, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F7  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary C,   b. Abt 1835, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 24 Sep 1863  Greene, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. Thomas Watts,   b. Between 1864 and 1865, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. Safroney Watts,   b. Abt 1867, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Alphedina Watts,   b. Abt 1869, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     4. Sleka Watts,   b. Abt 1872, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     5. Birtha Watts,   b. Abt 1876, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F8  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth Ann Darnell,   b. Between 1832 and 1833, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 21 Jan 1851  Greene, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. James Riley Watts,   b. 10 Nov 1860, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1952, Springfield, Greene, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)  [natural]
     2. Mary F. Watts,   b. Abt 1851, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. John E. Watts,   b. Abt 1855, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     4. Lucinda Watts,   b. Between 1856 and 1857, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     5. Rebecca Wats,   b. Abt 1859, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F10  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1830 - Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 Jan 1851 - Greene, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Sep 1863 - Greene, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • - According to the 1870 Christian County, Missouri Federal census, William could not read or write.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1305] Missouri Death Certificates, 1910-1968, Image of death certificate for J. R. Watts, d. 12 November 1952 at Greene County.

    2. [S1393] Missouri Compiled Marriage Index, 1766-1983, Elizabeth Ann Darnell m. William Riley Watts 21 January 1851 at Greene County.

    3. [S1394] 1860 Census of United States, Missouri, Taney, Buchanan Township, Post Office Little Beaver, population Schedule; Online Images, Page No. 84, dwellings 571 & 573, families 566 & 567, William Wats & William Wats households, accessed 10 December 2019, National Archives and Records Administration credited.

    4. [S1395] 1870 Census of United States, Missouri, Christian, Linden Township, Post Office Kenton, population Schedule; Online Images, Page No. 24, dwelling & family 173, William Watts household, accessed 10 December 2019.
      Includes Mary (age 35); Mary F. (age 19); John E. (age 15); Lucinda (age 13); William A. Whitset (age 13); Thomas (age 6); Safroney (age 3); and Alphedina (age 1)

    5. [S1396] 1880 Census of United States, Missouri, Christian, Benton Township, population Schedule; Online Images, E. D. No. 11, page no. 40, dwelling 284, family 361, Riley Watts household, accessed 10 December 2019.
      Includes wife Mary; daughters Lucinda, Alphadina, Sleka, and Birtha; and sons Thomas and Sophronia

    6. [S1397] 1850 Census of United States, Missouri, Greene, Campbell Township, population Schedule; Online Images, Dwelling & Family 73, William Watts household, accessed 10 December 2019.
      Includes Rebecca (age 44); and William R. (age 20)

    7. [S382] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, William R. Watts m. Mary C. Whitsett 24 September 1863 at Greene County.