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Orlena Ann Watson
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Birth: Feb. 13, 1832
Midway
Boone County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jul. 12, 1916
Midway
Boone County
Missouri, USA

Orlena was the daughter Benjamin Naylor and Wealthy Rundell Watson of Virginia. She married Lysander Watson on September 5, 1850 in Boone Co, MO. From this union were born four known children: Wallace Myrtle, Albert G, Mary Alice and Zillah Mae Akeman.

Obit in the Wednesday, July 13, 1916 Columbia Herald-Statesman. Transcribed as written.

--Mrs. Orlena Watson--Mrs. Orelena Watson of near Midway died at her home at 4:30 o'clock Tuesday afternoon after a serious illness of several days. She was 85 years old and had been a resident of that neighborhood for many years. Funeral services were conducted at 4 o'clock Wednesday afternoon by Rev. Trimble and burial made in Locust Grove cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Benjamin Naylor Watson (1792 - 1847)
  Wealthy Rundell Watson (1801 - 1870)
 
 Spouse:
  Lysander C Watson (1825 - 1911)*
 
 Children:
  Wallace Watson (1851 - 1929)*
  Mary Alice Watson (1857 - 1858)*
  Zillah Mae Watson Akeman (1863 - 1950)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elvira B. Watson Downey (1823 - 1884)*
  James Blair Watson (1825 - 1862)*
  Orlena Ann Watson (1832 - 1916)
  Henry C. Watson (1833 - 1865)*
  Arcena Thurston Henderson (1835 - 1877)*
  Mary Jane Watson Taylor (1838 - 1864)*
  Julina Watson Westlake (1842 - 1923)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
His Wife [Lysander Watson].
 
Burial:
Midway Locust Grove United Methodist Cemetery
Midway
Boone County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: Ronald Kanatzar
Originally Created by: Kathy Margrave
Record added: Jun 05, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37948659
Orlena Ann Watson
Added by: Kathy Margrave
 
 
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