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Watson Miller Hemphill
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Birth: Jun. 20, 1869
Ford County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 28, 1919
Colorado, USA

Watson Miller Hemphill was the son of John Andrew Hemphill, and Sarah A. (Hutchison) Hemphill.

John Andrew Hemphill was born 21 Aug 1827 in Ross County, Ohio. He died 4 Apr 1889 in Kansas.
He married Sarah 4 May 1858 in Auglaize County, Ohio.

Sarah A. Hutchison was born in Nov 1832 in Pennsylvania
She died 21 Apr 1902 in Reno, Kansas.


In 1910, Watson Hemphill and Alice had the following children:
Perry Hemphill, age 14
Lester Hemphill, age 12
Thelma Hemphill, age 10
Leota Hemphill, age 6
Keith Hemphill, age 1

1) Perry was Perry Virgil Hemphill born 12 Jun 1896 in Kansas. Two wives. He was a member of SAR. Died March 1975.

2) Lester Garnett Hemphill born 10 Nov 1897 in Kansas married Martha Locke.

3) Thelma Opal Hemphill born 2 Oct 1899 in Kansas married
Kenneth Brady.

4) Leota Blythe Hemphill born 20 Jun 1903 in Kansas married William Horace Ashby. Leota died 13 Nov 2005 in Colorado.

5) Keith Milo Hemphill born 16 Aug 1908 in Kansas is buried at Fort Logan National Cemetery, Colorado. He died 23 Apr 1986 in Weld County, Colorado.

Watson and his family were living in the South Canon Ward 2, Fremont County, Colorado. Watson is listed as W. M. Hemphill on that 1910 Census.

 
 
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 Parents:
  John Andrew Hemphill (1827 - 1889)
  Sarah A. Hutchison Hemphill (1832 - 1902)
 
 Spouse:
  Alice Elizabeth O'Hara Hemphill (1876 - 1967)
 
 Children:
  Perry Virgil Hemphill (1896 - 1975)*
  Lester G Hemphill (1897 - 1957)*
  Thelma Opal Brady (1899 - 1985)*
  Leota H Hemphill Ashby (1903 - 2005)*
  Keith Milo Hemphill (1908 - 1986)*
 
 Siblings:
  Martha Frances Hemphill Brown (1859 - 1886)*
  Persifer Franklin Hemphill (1860 - 1946)*
  Josiah John Hemphill (1863 - 1924)*
  Hanna Ellen Hemphill Crotts (1864 - 1957)*
  Howard Hemphill (1867 - 1950)*
  Watson Miller Hemphill (1869 - 1919)
  Cordilla Alice Hemphill Lambert (1871 - 1954)*
  Ama L Hemphill Milligan (1876 - 1972)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Father
 
Burial:
Cedar Cemetery
Montrose
Montrose County
Colorado, USA
Plot: Sec F, Blk 81, Lots 3 & 4, NE 1/4
 
Maintained by: Zoe Tom
Originally Created by: Luie
Record added: Jun 04, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27330103
Watson Miller Hemphill
Added by: Donna Hebein
 
Watson Miller Hemphill
Added by: Luie
 
Watson Miller Hemphill
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 Added: Mar. 13, 2009
 
 
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