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HENRY WATSON, farmer, Lippincott, Penn., was born in West Bethlehem Township, Washington County, July 28, 1845.  He is a son of John and Mary A. (Almost) Watson.  His father was a native of Ireland.  His mother was born in Greene County, Penn., where they were married.  They afterwards removed to Washington County, and remained until their death.  He died September 3, 1856, and she May 27, 1869.  September 6, 1866, Henry Watson was united in marriage with Mary A. Weaver, who was born in Washington County, October 17, 1846.  She is a daughter of Jacob and Sarah (Register) Weaver, residents of Morgan Township.  To Mr. and Mrs. Watson have been born eight children—Jacob W., William H., Charles F., Clara S., John F., Ida B., Lucy A. and Mary E.  Mr. Watson was reared on a farm, and owns ninety-six acres of fine land where he and family live.  He and wife are prominent members of the Baptist Church.

 

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History of Greene County, Pennsylvania

Samuel P. Bates

Nelson, Rishforth & Co., Chicago. 1888

 

Transcribed by Annette Bame Peebles

The Greene County, Pennsylvania Biographies Project – http://freepages.history.rootsweb.com/~arkbios/Greene/index.html.

Date of Transcription: 28 July 2007

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