Lillie Nichols moved with her parents to Texas in 1879 when the moved moved here from MIssouri and settled near Graham, Texas.
The Watsons are Young County pioneers and have been engaged in farming and ranching on the same place at Jean since 1910.
Miss Lillian Nichols married James A. Watson on 26 December 1901 at Graham, Texas.
They have two surviving children: Coy Watson of Midland and Miss Bernice Watson of Jean; two grandchildren: C.W. Downey and Mrs. Kenneth Segars, both of Graham when they celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.