Children of Labon Watson, Sr.
Labon Watson, Sr.(DavidA, JamesB, JamesC, WilliamD, JamesE) was born 1778 in ,Johnston, N.C., and died Abt. 1845 in Murray,Ga.He married Sarah Sally Watson April 24, 1795 in ,Johnston, N.C..She was born 1775 in ,Johnston, N.C., and died Aft. 1845 in GA.. This is the first Watson I can PROVE to.
I THINK he is son of David Sr. and I THINK Daid Sr is son of James and Ann Perry Watson.This is NOT PROVED-NOT PROVED.
1830 Laurens co census for Labon Watson, Sr. page 12Thomas District
maleage 15-20 born 1810-15
maleage 20-30 born 1800-10
maleage50-60 born 1770-80 Labon, Sr.
female age 15-20 born 1810-15
female age 15-20 born 1810-15
female age 20-30 born 1800-10
female age 50-60 born 1770-80 wife Sarah Sally
1840 Laurens co Ga census for Labon Watson, Sr.
maleborn 1770-1780 Labon, Sr
female born 1810-1820 Temperance??
female born 1810-1820 Sarah Jane??
female born 1770-1780wife Sarah Sally
Labon on the 1830 census (both on pg 12) with Silas being nearby pg 13). He is still living next to Labon and Silas in the 1840 census.
Labon Watson marriedSALLY Watson, 24 February 1795:bondsman. David Watson, Johnston County, North Carolina
Laurens County Georgia Deed book H, pg. 481 Laban Watson, Jr., Asa Watson, David M. Watson, Dempsey Watson, George Wasnhington Spell, Elva Watson, Tempy Watson, Milly Watson, known as the heirs of Laban Watson, Sr. late of Laurens County, Georgia, deceased, Appoint Amos Love of Laurens County our true and lawful attorney .. to sell and collect.. two tracts of land, one being Lot #1001, District 3, 2nd Section, Cherokee County; the other being Lot #41 district 10, 3rd Section, Cherokee County, know as the property of the estate of Laban WATSON, Sr. late of Laurens County, deceased. (Instrument not dated.)Wit: Green(x) Spell..... Drury Scarborough, JPAll signed with mark Recorded 29 March, 1848
Murray County Deeds and Mortgages (Georgia) Vol. C, Book I, pg. 227.Laban Watson, Jr., Dempsey Watson, Asa Watson, David M. Watson, George Washington Spell, Elvey Watson, Milley Watson, Tempey Watson (by attorney R.A. Love of Laurens County, Georgia) to J.P. Garner, Lot #41, 9th District, 3rd Section of originally Cherokee County, Now Murray County.Made 23 February 1849. Proved 7 April 1849, recorded 28th June 1851.Marion or Murray County Deed Abstracts--1845-1871All deeds gone prior to 1845.
More About Labon Watson and Sarah Watson:Marriage: April 24, 1795, ,Johnston, N.C.
Children ofLabon Watson, Sr. and Sarah Watson are:
2i. Asa2 Watson, born Abt. 1800 in ,Johnston, N.C.; died in Dublin, Laurens, Ga.He married Rhoda Watson March 23, 1819 in Dublin, Laurens, Ga; born Bet. 1790 - 1800; died in Dublin, Laurens, Ga.ASA Watson married Rhoda Watson, Lauren County Georgia, was Asa a son of Laban, Sr. or did he marry Laban's daughter Rhoda ??Asa Watson married Rhoda Watson March 23, 1819 in Laurens Co Ga. He born 1790-1800.She born 1790-1800.Asa was veteran of the War of 1812.He was drawing a pension for his service when he died.
1820 Wilkinson Co census for Asa
male 10 years and under 1 Hardy born 1810-1820
male 25-44 1 Asa
female 16-25 1 Rhoda
1830 census Laurens Co GA.
1 girlunder 5, born 1825-30
1 girl under 5, born 1825-30
1 boyunder 5, born 1825-30
1 boy5 - 10, born 1825-30
1 boy10 -15born 1815-20Hardy
born 1790-1800Rhoda age 30-40
born 1790-1800Asa age 30-40
1840 census in Laurens co Ga.
Femalesunder 5 -1;
40-50-1Rhoda Watson Watson?
1850 Census Laurens Co for Asa
Watson, Asa age 59
Tempeyfemale age 25
Hardy age 18
Elina age 14
Timothy age 2
1860 census, Laurens Co for Asa.He is age 60, Rhoda is not in house with him. farmer born in NC
Asa age 60 born 1800
Tempy age 30 born 1830 sister of Asa
Artimothy age 12 born 1848
Mary Cage 9 born 1851-1853
Rachel Mage 6 born 1845
Fedrickage 4born 1856
Zadieage 8 monthsborn 1860
1870 census Laurens co Georgia Federal Census
Asa head of houseage 83
Tempy age 45
Artimatty age 2
Rachel M age 15Lindydau of Tempy
Fedrick age 12Fed son of Tempy
Adez ? age 9 Zady
Eugeniaage 6 Jeannie
Asa Watson:Burial: Dublin, Laurens, GaRhoda Watson:Burial: Dublin, Laurens, GaAsa Watson and Rhoda Watson:Marriage: March 23, 1819, Dublin, Laurens, Ga
3 ii. Dempsey Watson, born Abt. 1800.He married Winneford Goodman.
1820 Laurens co Ga census for Dempsey Watson
male age born
male age born
male age born
female age born
Dempsey Watson census1840, Laurens Co Ga
males 5-10---1 born 1830-1835
20-30---1 born 1810-1820
40-50---1Dempsey Watson born 1790-1800
females 5-10---1 born 1835-1870
40-50---1 wife born 1790-1800
4 iii.Kindred Watson, born Abt. 1805 in ,Ga; died October 1845 in Dublin, Laurens, Ga.He married Elvey Price 1828 in Dublin, Laurens, Ga about 1828;born Abt. 1810 in Laurens, GA; died Aft. 1870 in Ga.Kindred is mentioned in the Allen Thomas, Legal Records of Laurens County book 2 times.1--Estate Returns Book C,1826-1838, pages 21 and 22.01-00-1828. Eli Warren Jordan Baker, administrators of the Amos Love estate paid to Kindred Watson, David Stephens, and Silas Watson.2--Superior Court Minutes Book D, 1827-1832, page 31.5-00-1827.Kindred was a member of the Petit Jury.The following is Laurens co census information for Kindred and Elvey: 1820 not listed, was still in the house with his parents not married.
1830-page 12-Thomas Ditrict1male under 5 years;1 male 20-30years;1 female 15-20 years
1840-1 male 5 and underDavid McGintam. Mary Jane Worthy
1 male 5-10Daniel S.m. Millenor Frances Bellflower
1 male 10-15Joel N.m. Caroline M Tucker
1 male 30-40Kindred
1 female 5 and underSarahm. John Raffield
1 female 5 and underWinnie
1 female 5-10Alsey
1 female 20-30Elvey (Price)
Poplar Springs North Baptist Church Book by R M Johnson Kindred died per Poplar Spring Church book, page 334:Kindred Watson joined by experience and was baptised 2-25-1843-died October 1845.There have been tributes published in Christian Index about death of Ella Watson Robinson and Susan C Robinson.I need to get them.Kindred first appears as head-of-household in the 1830 Laurens County Georgia census. He is next toKindred died in 1845 (2).Elzery (sp) is shown as head of household in the 1850 census. Elvy remarried on Oct 31, 1854 to John A.J. McVay.Elvy was living in Daniel Watson's household in the 1860 census.
1830 Laurens Co Ga, pg 12, Thomas District
1840 Laurens Co GA,page 157
1860 Laurens Co Ga census Elvia (sp) McVay, femaleage 45, born in 1815 wasin household of Daniel ShepherdWatson and his wife Mary Jane Bellflower.Daniel was her son.Facts from "Laurens County Georgia Legal Records 1807-1832" by AlanThomas:
* 01 May 1827, next term juror. pg 589.* 01 Jan 1828, received funds from the estate of Amos Love. pg 470.Kindred Watson husband of Elvey died October 1845.She was born about 1810.Of course all of these ages are not correct.If they did not know how to read or write, they could not know how old they were sometimes.Elvey married second John A.J. McVay in Laurens County October 31,1854.He died or was gone between 1854 and 1860, because she was living in the house with her son Daniel in the 1860 census.Kindred Watson:Burial: October 1845, Poplar Spring NorthBaptist Church, Dublin, Laurens, GaNotes for Elvey Price:1860 Laurens Co Ga census Elvia (sp) McVay, femaleage 45, born in 1815 wasin household of Daniel ShepherdWatson and his wife Mary Jane Bellflower.Daniel was her son.Elvey married John A J McVay Oct 31, 1854 in Laurens Co. McVay had prob died before 1860 because Elvey was in house with her son Daniel and his wife Mary Jane (Frances Melinor) Bellflower.
1850 Laurens Co GaFederal Census
Elzery (sp) Watson 38 F was a weaver
Joel 21 MJoel is in Johnson Co Ga in the 1860 census
Winney 11 Ftwin
1860 Laurens Co Ga Federal Census Family # 469--
Analiza J10 mos.
Elvia McVay45born 1815?I think she was born c1810
She was listed as being a weaver.She was a member of Poplar Spring North Baptist Church.She joined in November 1830 by profession of faith.She moved her letter to another Baptist Church July 24, 1875.Elisha Watson was guardian of Noah and Martha Price, orphans of John Price.John Adams was appointed guardian of Elvey Price, 5-00-1812.Need to find the exact location of the John Price estate, it was prob near Elisha,See if the Elisha Watson property was near the John Price property.Need to find what happened to Elock, Noah and Martha Price, orphans of John Price that Elisha Watsonwas made guardian of.Need to find what happened to John Adams who was made guardian of Elvey Price in 1812.More About Kindred Watson and Elvey Price:Marriage: 1828, Dublin, Laurens, Ga
5 iv. Labon Watson, Jr., born 1810 in Ga.He married Mary Lee; born 1829.Notes for Labon Watson, Jr.:
1850 census Washington co Ga.
Laban Watson age 40born 1810 Ga per prop $150.00
Mary age 27 wife
Madison age 18prob not child of Labon,Jr.sister?
Emily age 65 widow -mother of Labon Jr. and therefore widow of Labon, Sr.????????????
In 1870 census of Laurens Co Ga Levin is listed as being a carpenter and age 60.House 468
Levin Watsonage 60 carpenter born 1810( This is Labon Watson, Jr.)
Maryage 41 female born 1829maiden name is LEE
Norahage 3 female born 1867
Rosiaage 1 female born 1869
6 v. David James F. Watson, born 1814 in Dublin, Laurens,Ga; died in Dublin, Laurens, Ga.He married Mary Ann Cross May 01, 1850 in Dublin, Laurens, Ga; born 1824 in Dublin, Laurens, Ga; died in Dublin, Laurens, Ga.Notes for David James F. Watson:Millie Watson was in house with them in 1850 census Laurens Co Ga.Her age was listed as 30 here.In 1860 she was in house with George Washington Spell and age was listed as 50, unless it is a different person..David owned property worth $150 in 1850 census.I have seen his name listed as James.This man was called David some places and James some places.His marriage license reads James F. Watson.In 1860 census Milley age 30, born 1820 was in the house with George Washington Spell. More About David Watson and Mary Cross: Marriage: May 01, 1850, Dublin, Laurens, Ga
7 viEliza Jane Watson, born 1820 in Dublin, Laurens, Ga; died in Dublin, Laurens, Ga.She married George Washington Spell in Dublin, Laurens, Ga; born 1818 in ,,Ga; died in Dublin, Laurens, Ga.Notes for Eliza Jane Watson:Eliza Watson married George Washington Spell in Laurens Co Jan 5, 1840.She was member of Poplar Spg 8-27-1842 till 5-22-1858, till she moved her letter to another Baptist church.She and her husband are not listed as being buried at Poplar Springs.They might have been and their graves are unmarked.Page 294 of the Laurens Co Hart book, Eliza Watson married George Washington Spell, Dec.15, 1840.In house with them is Milly Watson age 50, born 1810.Per 1860 census LaurensCo Ga His wife is Eliza Jane Watson, sister of Milly.More About George Washington Spell:Burial: Dublin, Laurens, Ga More About George Spell and Eliza Watson:Marriage: Dublin, Laurens, Ga
8 vii.Temperance Watson, born January 27, 1824 in Ga; died March 05, 1901 in Dublin, Laurens,GA..I believe she said she was the mother of 5 children in one of the census sheets.Possibly 1880. Tempie, the Mother of Lindy died after 1922 and was buried in the cemetery on the other side of he road in front of the Fed Watson Place in Laurens Co. I believe it was the Centerville Church Cemetery.Clifferd was a daughter of Tempy and she married Ike Robertson.Rachel was a Watson by birth.Her Mother was Temperance (Tempie) Watson.Father of Tempie was Labon Watson,Sr. and her mother was(Sally Sarah ) Watson.She had a sonLucian before she and Dave were married.I have a photo of his grave at Centerville Church and his name is on the grave as Lucian Watson.Grandma said she thinks the father of Lucian might have been a Strickland man.She was age 80 or 90 when she died.In one of the censuses Tempy did state that she was a widow.More work needs to be done on this line, it will not be done by me probably.More About Temperance Watson:Burial: Centerville Ch, Dublin, Laurens, Ga
9viii.Millie Watson.In 1860 she was in the house with her sister and brother in law, Sarah Jane Watson and George Washington Spell.
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