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Col Robert Briggs Watson
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Birth: May 19, 1836
Easley
Pickens County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 23, 1929
Ridge Spring
Saluda County
South Carolina, USA

Father of:
1. Robert Briggs Watson Jr.
2. Katherine "Kate" McIver Watson
3. Elizabeth "Bessie" Briggs Watson
4. Cornelia D. Watson
5. Wiley Watson
6. Lucy M. Watson
7. Oscar M. Watson
8. Richard Furman Watson
9. Roderick N. Watson
10. Sarah Pressly Watson
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Elijah Watson (1812 - 1889)
  Jane Elizabeth Briggs Watson (1818 - 1897)
 
 Spouse:
  Lucy Eliza McIver Watson (1841 - 1916)
 
 Children:
  Robert Briggs Watson (1861 - 1862)*
  Elizabeth Briggs Watson Timmerman (1865 - 1908)*
  Cornelia Davis Watson (1866 - 1949)*
  Lucy McIver Watson Severence (1868 - 1949)*
  Oscar Mauldin Watson (1876 - 1966)*
  Richard Furman Watson (1879 - 1957)*
  Roderick McIver Watson (1882 - 1945)*
  Sarah Pressley Watson (1885 - 1959)*
 
 Sibling:
  Robert Briggs Watson (1836 - 1929)
  Michael W Watson (1851 - 1920)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
"A happy christian whose long life was one joyous service to his God, his Country, and his fellow man."

 
Burial:
Ridge Spring Cemetery
Ridge Spring
Saluda County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: RSnative
Record added: Apr 03, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50595111
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Remembering and Honoring a True Southern Hero. A Confederate Soldier who Bravely and Proudly Fought for Southern Independence During the War of Northern Aggression. Deo Vindice.
- Tony Smith SCV Camp 38, North Charleston S.C.
 Added: May. 23, 2014

- Janie Ruth Freeman
 Added: Jun. 30, 2013

- robin pellicci moore
 Added: May. 23, 2012
 
 
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