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Bessie E Watson Dodson
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Birth: Jul. 12, 1839
Alabama, USA
Death: Feb. 8, 1922
Temple
Bell County
Texas, USA

Name: Bessie E Dodson / [Bessie E Watson]
Birth Date: 12 Jul 1839
Birth Place: Alabama
Gender: Female
Race: White
Father: James Watson
Mother: Eliza Ellis
Age at Death: 63
Death Date: 9 Feb 1922
Death Place: Temple, Bell, Texas, USA
Texas, Death Certificates, 19031982

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DODSON,Bessie E., C-418
Wife of DODSON, Wesley C-419
Birth year listed as 1826
-- Boy Scout Troop 413, Survey of First Street Cemetery, 1992-1996.

Name: Bessie E Dodson
Home in 1900: Justice Precinct 1, McLennan, Texas
Age: 70: Birth Date: Jul 1829
Birthplace: Alabama; Race: White
Gender: Female
Relationship to head-of-house: Wife
Father's Birthplace: Alabama
Mother's Birthplace: Alabama
Mother: number of living children: 7
Mother: How many children: 9
Spouse's Name: Wesley D Dodson
Marriage Year: 1865
Marital Status: Married; Years Married: 35
Occupation: none stated
Household Members:
Name Age
Wesley D Dodson 72
Bessie E Dodson 70
Anna Dodson 33
Martha Dodson 20
Bessie A Dodson 19
Samil B Dodson 21
Mary Watson 48 [sister-in-law of head of household
--1900 US Census

Name: Bessie E Dodson
Age in 1910: 70
Estimated Birth Year: 1840
Birthplace: Alabama
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Father's Birth Place: Ireland
Mother's Birth Place: Ireland
Spouse's Name: Wesley C Dodson
Home in 1910: Waco Ward 6, McLennan, Texas
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Female

Name Age
Wesley C Dodson 80
Bessie E Dodson 70
Mary Watson 59
-- 1910 US Census


Note: Bessie may be a nickname for Elizabeth 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James A. Watson (1817 - 1860)
  Elizabeth Caufield Ellis Watson (1818 - 1869)
 
 Spouse:
  Wesley Clark Dodson (1829 - 1914)
 
 Children:
  Anna Dodson Uselton (1868 - 1954)*
  Lee Jefferson Dodson (1870 - 1953)*
  Cavitt Watson Dodson (1871 - 1964)*
  James William Dodson (1872 - 1946)*
  Martha Juliet Dodson Dougherty (1874 - 1949)*
  Bessie A Dodson Dodson (1876 - 1937)*
  Samuel Byers Dodson (1878 - 1916)*
  Laura Angeline Dodson (1880 - 1881)*
 
 Siblings:
  Bessie E Watson Dodson (1839 - 1922)
  Nathaniel Watson (1844 - 1846)*
  Letitia Ann Watson Moss (1846 - 1931)*
  Laura J Watson (1855 - 1918)*
  Mary A Watson (1857 - 1916)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Waco
McLennan County
Texas, USA
Plot: Block 22 Lot 54
 
Maintained by: R. Dodson
Originally Created by: Martin Weybright
Record added: Feb 26, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66160827
Bessie E <i>Watson</i> Dodson
Added by: S F Pence
 
Bessie E <i>Watson</i> Dodson
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