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Margaret Anna Watson Jones
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Birth: Sep. 15, 1908
Las Animas County
Colorado, USA
Death: Oct. 1, 1986
Walsenburg
Huerfano County
Colorado, USA

Margaret was the daughter of Joseph and Jane (Black) Watson and was born in the small mining town of Morley, Colorado. She began working at a young age to help the family survive. At age 13, she worked as a cook at the Walsenburg hospital. At age 16 she began training as a surgical nurse under the tutelage of a surgeon in Walsenburg. She worked as a nurse for many years. In 1932, she married David Lewis Jones and helped him raise his four children. Her sister Betsy was the birth mother of teh four children. In 1958 she and her husband adopted their firt born's son (Carl). She had eleven grandchildren. Later in her life, she once again worked as a nurse to support herself. 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Watson (1872 - 1948)
  Jane Black Watson (1870 - 1957)
 
 Spouse:
  David Lewis Jones (1896 - 1957)
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph Watson (1896 - 1965)*
  Betsy Edna Watson Jones (1904 - 1932)*
  Margaret Anna Watson Jones (1908 - 1986)
  Thomas Robert Watson (1913 - 1982)*
  Robert Clifford Watson (1919 - 1979)*
  Betty Jane Watson Tillotson (1927 - 1992)*
  Joann Watson Tillotson (1932 - 2006)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Masonic Cemetery
Walsenburg
Huerfano County
Colorado, USA
 
Created by: Judith Mihok
Record added: May 22, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37379693
Margaret Anna <i>Watson</i> Jones
Added by: Judith Mihok
 
Margaret Anna <i>Watson</i> Jones
Added by: Judith Mihok
 
Margaret Anna <i>Watson</i> Jones
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Grandma--I love you and miss you more than I can express.
- Judith Mihok
 Added: Mar. 30, 2016
 
 
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