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John Watson

Male - Bef 1729

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  • Name John Watson  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Alternate death 1728  [3
    Death Bef 11 Mar 1729  [4
    Alternate death 11 Mar 1729  [5
    Person ID I1222  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of TNH
    Last Modified 5 Nov 2021 

    Family Dorcas Gardiner,   b. Abt 1656   d. Bef 4 Aug 1702 (Age ~ 46 years) 
    Marriage Bef 7 Nov 1673  [5
    +1. Ann Watson   d. Bef 1728
    Family ID F1493  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 17 Nov 2020 

  • Notes 
    • He was a tailor and a farmer, first of record at Kingstown in 1672.

      Constable 1687; grand jury 1688; Conservator of the Peace and Deputy, 1690.

      As his second wife he married Rebecca Gardiner, sister of Dorcas, who was probably the infant that her mother carried to Boston.

  • Sources 
    1. [S3508] History and Genealogy of the Ancestors and Some Descendants of Stukely Westcott: One of the Thirteen Original Proprietors of Providence Plantation and the Colony of Rhode Island by Roscoe L. Whitman. Oneonta, New York: Otesgo Publishing Co., 1932-39.

    2. [S480] The Gardiners of Narragansett: Being a Genealogy of the Descendants of George Gardiner the Colonist, 1638 by Caroline E. Robinson. Providence, 1919.

    3. [S544] Noyes-Gilman Ancestry: Being a Series of Sketches, with a Chart of the Ancestors of Charles Phelps Noyes and Emily H. (Gilman) Noyes, His Wife by Charles Phelps Noyes. St. Paul, Minnesota, 1907.

    4. [S3735] "Abstracts of North Kingstown Wills." Rhode Island Genealogical Register, July 1984.

    5. [S4975] The American Family of John Watson of the Narragansett Country, Rhode Island by George C. Davis, ed. Jean Adams Bradley. Kingston, Rhode Island: The Pettaquamscutt Historical Society, 1983.