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Pvt Edwin D Wattson
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Birth: Sep., 1845
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 11, 1906
Hampton City
Virginia, USA

Son of Edwin Wattson & Caroline M. (Howe) Wattson. Grandson of Jedediah Howe, first Electo-typist in American.

In 1862 he joined Co. "M" 15 PA Cavalary as a private. He was discharged in 1865. In 1869 he entered the Army for only 3 months.

He married Leocadia Virginia Joseph Zacharias 4 Sep 1873 in Albany, New York. They had issue: (Father)Edwin D. Wattson Jr. & Alonzo Sabine Wattson.

He died in the Veterans Home in Hampton, Virginia of Chronic Diahhrea. 
Family links: 
  Edwin Wattson (1821 - 1873)
  Caroline Howe Wattson (1825 - 1895)
  Leocadia Virginia Joseph Zacharias Wattson (1852 - 1938)*
  Edwin D Wattson (1874 - 1947)*
  Alonzo Sabine Wattson (1877 - ____)*
  Elizabeth Wattson Thompson (1842 - 1927)*
  Edwin D Wattson (1845 - 1906)
  Evangeline St. Claire Wattson Bridge (1858 - 1943)*
*Calculated relationship
Laurel Hill Cemetery
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section X, Lot 354 E 1/2 & 356
Created by: Sherry Harris
Record added: Jun 02, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70727734
Pvt Edwin D Wattson
Added by: Sherry Harris
Pvt Edwin D Wattson
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