Watts, James Franklin

Watts, James Franklin

Male 1885 - 1948  (62 years)

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  • Name Watts, James Franklin  [1
    Born 3 Dec 1885  Florence, Morgan, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Military Draft Registration 12 Sep 1918  Mount Vernon, Skagit County, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 12 Sep 1918  Mount Vernon, Skagit County, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 30 Aug 1948  Coupeville, Island County, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Buried 8 Sep 1948  Maple Leaf Cemetery, Oak Harbor, Island County, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I37735  Sackett | Descendants of Simon Sackett the Colonist, Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder
    Last Modified 20 Sep 2021 

    Father Watts, Charles S.,   b. 11 Feb 1859, Salisbury, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1939, Austin, Island County, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Kraemer, Annie Elizabeth,   b. Oct 1861, Morgan County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1948, Spokane, Spokane County, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Married 24 Dec 1878  Morgan County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 11 children 
     1. Watts, Anne Elizabeth,   b. 18 0ct 1879, Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1962, Spokane, Spokane County, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     2. Watts, Letta M.,   b. 2 Jul 1881, Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1963, Shelton, Mason County, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     3. Watts, Marion E.,   b. 29 Jan 1884, Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1945, Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    +4. Watts, James Franklin,   b. 3 Dec 1885, Florence, Morgan, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1948, Coupeville, Island County, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     5. Watts, Rose L.,   b. 5 Apr 1888, Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1954, Seattle, King County, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     6. Watts, Nellie Sophia,   b. 24 Mar 1890, Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1975, Vacaville, Solano County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     7. Watts, Orlia A.,   b. 9 Jan 1892, Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1968, Eugene, Lane County, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     8. Watts, Emma A.,   b. 15 Jan 1894, Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1894, Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     9. Watts, Maude Etta,   b. 7 May 1895, Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Feb 1948, Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     10. Watts, William Oren,   b. 17 Oct 1899, Benton County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1966, Port Angeles, Clallam County, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     11. Watts, Walter Roy,   b. 1 Jul 1907, Spokane, Spokane County, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1996, Grants Pass, Josephine County, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     
    Family ID F13349  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Paige, Mayme Helen,   d. Unknown 
    Married 8 Nov 1913  Coeur d'Alene, Kootenai County, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7, 8
    Children 
     1. Watts, Irene Helen,   b. 2 Jul 1916, Conway, Laclede, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1992  (Age 76 years)
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2021 
    Family ID F26548  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Dec 1885 - Florence, Morgan, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 8 Nov 1913 - Coeur d'Alene, Kootenai County, Idaho, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Watts, Irene Helen - 2 Jul 1916 - Conway, Laclede, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Draft Registration - 12 Sep 1918 - Mount Vernon, Skagit County, Washington, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 12 Sep 1918 - Mount Vernon, Skagit County, Washington, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 30 Aug 1948 - Coupeville, Island County, Washington, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 8 Sep 1948 - Maple Leaf Cemetery, Oak Harbor, Island County, Washington, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend Address Cemetery Street/Feature Village/Neighborhood/Community Township/Parish City County/Shire State/Province Country Region Not Set

  • Headstones
    James Franklin Watts (1885-1948) Grave Marker
    James Franklin Watts (1885-1948) Grave Marker

  • Notes 
    • Find A Grave Memorial
      James F Watts
      Birth: Dec. 3, 1885; Florence, Morgan County, Missouri, USA
      Death: Aug. 30, 1948; San De Fuca, Island County, Washington, USA

      Funeral services were held at Maple Leaf cemetery Wednesday, September 8, a resident of Whidbey Island since 1916 and caretaker at the Hastie Lake gun club since 1940.

      Watts was born December 3, 1885, at Florence, Missouri and died while at work at the club August 30, 1948. He is survived by his mother, Mrs. Annie E. Watts of Spokane; two brothers, William O. Watts of Port Angeles and W. R. Watts of Sacramento, California; and five sisters, Mrs. E. E. Sappington of Spokane, Mrs. C. E. Collins of Tacoma, Mrs. Dewey Barton of Alameda, California, Mrs. Orlia Armstrong of Portland, and Mrs. Rose Apps of Seattle. He was a member of Mount Vernon chapter, IOOF.

      Graveside services were conducted by Rev. Kenneth W. Countryman.

      Published in Farm Bureau News 16 Sep 1948
      One correction was made to home town of a sister

      Family links:
      Parents:
      Charles S Watts (1859 - 1939)
      Annie E Kraemer Watts (1860 - 1948)
      Siblings:
      Annie Elizabeth Watts Sappington (1879 - 1962)
      Letta M Watts Collins (1881 - 1963)
      Marion E. Watts (1884 - 1945)
      James F Watts (1885 - 1948)
      Rose L Watts Apps (1888 - 1954)
      Nellie S Watts Barton (1890 - 1975)
      Orlia A Watts Potter (1892 - 1968)
      Emma A Watts (1894 - 1894)
      Maude E Watts Dew (1895 - 1948)
      William Oren Watts (1899 - 1966)
      Walter Roy Watts (1907 - 1996)

      Burial:
      Maple Leaf Cemetery, Oak Harbor, Island County, Washington, USA

      Maintained by: Carol Sturdy
      Originally Created by: Clint Dunn
      Record added: Oct 31, 2009
      Find A Grave Memorial# 43783363
      Headstone picture added by: Clint Dunn

  • Sources 
    1. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com), Memorial# 43783363 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S902] United States, World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, (https://familysearch.org/) (Reliability: 3), 19 Jun 2021.
      Name: James Franklin Watts
      Race: White
      Birth Date: 3 Dec 1885
      Residence Date: 1917-1918
      Street Address: R.f.d. #2
      Residence Place: Mount Vernon, Skagit County, Washington, USA
      Registration Place: Mount Vernon, Skagit County, Washington, USA
      Physical Build: Medium
      Height: Medium
      Hair Color: Brown
      Eye Color: Dark Blue
      Relative: Mrs. Mannie H. Watts, Mount Vernon, Skagit County, Washington, USA

    3. [S1124] Washington, U.S., Select Death Certificates, 1907-1960, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 19 Jun 2021.
      Name: James F. Watts
      Gender: Male
      Age: 63
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1885
      Death Date: 30 Aug 1948
      Death Place: Coupeville, Island, Washington
      Father: Charles
      Mother: Annie Cramer
      FHL Film Number: 2032775
      Reference ID: 14938

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S1084] Missouri, Marriages, 1750-1920, (https://familysearch.org/) (Reliability: 3).
      https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/V28B-2GQ
      Missouri, Marriages, 1750-1920
      Name: Charles Watts
      Spouse's Name: Ann Elizabeth Cramer
      Event Date: 24 Dec 1878
      Event Place: Morgan, Missouri
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M51549-1
      System Origin: Missouri-ODM
      GS Film number: 981048
      Reference ID:

      Researched by Thurmon King

    5. [S2576] Idaho, U.S., Select Marriages, 1878-1898; 1903-1942, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 19 Jun 2021.
      Name: J. F. Watts
      Gender: Male
      Age: 28
      Birth Date: 1885
      Birth Place: Missouri
      Marriage Date: 8 Nov 1913
      Marriage Place: , Kootenai, Idaho
      Spouse: Mayme H. Paige
      FHL Film Number: 1548239

      Researched by Ted Smith

    6. [S2563] Idaho, U.S., Marriage Records, 1863-1969, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 19 Jun 2021.
      Name: J. F. Watts
      Gender: Male
      Marriage Date: 8 Nov 1913
      Marriage Place: Kootenai, Idaho, USA
      Spouse: Mayme H. Paige

      Researched by Ted Smith

    7. [S2577] Web: Western States Marriage Index, 1809-2016, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 19 Jun 2021.
      Name: J F Watts
      Marriage License Place: Kootenai, Idaho, USA
      Marriage Date: 8 Nov 1913
      Marriage Place: Coeur D' Alene
      Spouse:
      Mayme H Paige

      Researched by Ted Smith

    8. [S2578] Idaho, U.S., County Marriages, 1864-1950, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 19 May 2021.
      Name: J F Watts
      Event Type: Marriage
      Marriage Date: 8 Nov 1913
      Marriage Place: Kootenai, Idaho
      Spouse: Maymie H Paige
      FHL Film Number: 1548244

      Researched by Ted Smith


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