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 Frederick Julius Watts

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Frederick Julius Watts

Birth
Death 20 Apr 1872 (aged 41)
Burial Palestine, Anderson County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 6916499 View Source

Son of Hampton Watts and Lenna Sarah Brown Watts.
Born in Rembert Church Comm. Sumter district S.C.

Married his 1st cousin, Rebecca M Watts which was a daughter
of Rufus M. and Rhoda Justine Smith Watts.
They were married; 8 Sept. 1850, Marengo Co. Alabama.

Their daughter named the same was born in 1833 also.

Joined the Confederate States Army March 31, 1862, Palestine
Texas.
Was put in; Co G 1st Texas Infantry.
Record of service;
Battle of Antitum
Battle of Chickamunga.
Battle of Sharpsburg.
Wounded in Sharpsburg and Chickamunga
Taken prisoner at Antitum.
Lost his right arm as a result of Sharpsburg.
I believe he was taken prisoner more than once.

Brother; John Fletcher Watts

Children of F.J. and Rebecca M. Watts are;
1. Mary Louise Watts, born Abt. 1851; died Unknown.
2. Alice Virginia Watts, born October 15, 1855 in Palestine, Anderson County,
TX.; died April 07, 1936 in Palestine, Anderson County, TX..
3. Rufus Hampton Watts, born Abt. 1857 in Palestine, Anderson County, TX.;
died Bef. April 1894 in Palestine, Anderson County, TX.. He married Ann
Eliza Robertson January 05, 1881 in Palestine, Anderson County, TX.; died
Unknown.
Marriage: January 05, 1881, Palestine, Anderson County, TX.
4. W. S. Watts, born Abt. 1859 in Palestine, Anderson County, TX.; died
Unknown.
5. Sarah Watts, born Abt. 1861 in Palestine, Anderson County, TX.; died Bef.
1899.
6. Susan R. Watts, born August 02, 1868 in Palestine, Anderson County, TX.;
died February 02, 1902 in Palestine, Anderson County, TX.. She married
Shelley Albon Harrison February 23, 1883 in Palestine, Anderson County,
TX.; died Unknown.
Marriage: February 23, 1883, Palestine, Anderson County, TX.

FAMILY MATERIAL; provided by Alton J. Watts, pdf. file.

Bio by: Paul Gunnels


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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/6916499/frederick-julius-watts : accessed ), memorial page for Frederick Julius Watts (2 Jun 1830–20 Apr 1872), Find a Grave Memorial ID 6916499, citing Palestine City Cemetery, Palestine, Anderson County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Imagraver (contributor 47349450) .