Watson Names

Huntingdon County

 

From the Wills at the Huntingdon County Courthouse

Will Book

Name

Page Number

Date

Location

Wife/Husband

Kids or People Named in Will

Purpose

6

John C. Wattson

19

4/17/1863

Huntingdon Boro

Caroline G. Watson

A. W. Benedict

Caroline Wattson renounced rights to A. W. Benedict

6

Samuel Wattson

115

3/29/1865

Walker Township

Catherine (Lloyd) Watson

Abner Lloyd (father of Catherine)

Catherine Wattson renounced rights to Abner Lloyd

6

James Wattson

233

5/13/1867

Jackson Township

Martha Wattson

Martha Wattson named administrator

7

John Wattson

168-169

4/8/1871

Franklinville, Franklin Township

Mary Ann Wattson

Will of John Wattson dated 4/8/1871; he was dead by 7/13/1871

7

Thomas Watson

332

9/30/1873

Jackson Township

Children:  Nancy Watson, Mary Jane married to George Gray, Almira married to Robert Smith, Susan married to Calvin Shearer, Peninah Watson; friend Thomas Mitchell

Will of Thomas Watson dated 9/30/1873; Thomas Mitchell named executor;  Letters of Testimony on 10/17/1873

10

William Watson

19

11/11/1882

Huntingdon Boro

Mary Watson

Maggie Watson (daughter), G. B. Armitage

Mary and Maggie Watson renounced rights to G. B. Armitage; William Watson died in October 1882

10

Joseph Watson

255, 261

February 1885

Huntingdon Boro

Eliza Elizabeth Watson

Brother Metcalfe and his children:  Albert, Joseph, John M., Robert M., Sarah Ann; sister Margaret Wadsworth and her children:  Elizabeth Ann, Miranda, Josephine, Norah, Florence, Arthur; sister Mary Child (deceased) and her children; brother John Watson; brother Robert Watson; friend R. Bruce Petriken; James Cullen; Frank Hefright  

Will of Joseph Watson dated February 1885; Joseph Watson died 3/3/1885; James Cullen, Frank Hefright, and Eliza Elizabeth Watson named executors

12

John P. Watson

308-310

6/30/1891

Walker Township

Catherine Watson

Wilson B. Watson (brother)

Will of John P. Watson dated 6/30/1891; witnessed by G. W. States and Ella Watson; John P. Watson died on 7/14/1891.

13

Eliza E. Watson

1-3

12/12/1891

 

Mary Oestreich, only daughter

Caveat protesting will of Eliza E. Watson

13

Elizabeth E. Watson

59

 

13

Amanda G. Watson

213

Walker Township

 

James C. Watson

James C. Watson swore Amanda G. Watson died 2/9/1893

13

Eliza E. Watson

291-298

Huntingdon Boro

 

Daughter Mary Watson married John Oestreich; brother William Decker and his daughter Lola

Will of Eliza E. Watson

13

Joseph Watson

387, 396

 

I stopped with Book 13

 

Orphans Court Document Index at the Huntingdon County Courthouse

Name

Book

Year

Number

Pages

Recorded Information

Robert Wasson

D

S

81

41

 

Samuel Watson

E

1841

84

309

 

Samuel Watson

I

1863

77

170

John P. Watson petitioned estate of his father Samuel Watson of Walker Township; Sam died with no widow and 8 children:  James C.; John P.; Simpson; Wilson; Samuel; Maria married Joseph P. Heaton; Nancy married Valentine Fink and had children:  Louisa Hess, Solomon, Margaret, Catherine, Martha, Elizabeth, Louerrena; Mary Jane (deceased) married John F. Yocum and had children:  Lorenzo W., Mary C., Lettitia J., Lewetta M.; dated 4/15/1863

Samuel Watson

I

1863

162

193

 

Samuel Watson

I

1863

229

215-217

 

John C. Watson

I

1863

152

190

 

Samuel Watson

I

1865

194

381

 

James Watson

K

1867

201

114

 

William Watson

N

1883

137

464

 

Joseph Watson

O

1885

207

174

 

Joseph Watson

O

1885

318

205

 

Joseph Watson

O

1886

5

229

 

Joseph Watson

O

1886

166

279

 

Joseph Watson

O

1888

92

554

 

Joseph Watson

P

1888

275

25

 

Joseph Watson

P

1888

278

27

 

Joseph Watson

P

1888

343

51

 

Joseph Watson

P

1888

275

65

 

Joseph Watson

P

1889

409

207

 

Joseph Watson

P

1892

148

559

 

Eliza E. Watson

P

1892

157.5

562

 

Eliza E. Watson

Q

1893

293

167

 

Eliza E. Watson

Q

1893

361

210

 

Eliza E. Watson

Q

1893

365

213

 

Joseph Elder Watson

Q

1893

295

300

 

Joseph Elder Watson

Q

1894

217

305

 

Joseph Watson

Q

1894

277

330

 

Joseph Watson

Q

1894

217

305

 

Joseph Watson

Q

1894

278

330-331

 

Joseph Watson

Q

1895

58

385

 

John Watson

Q

1895

58

385

 

Joseph Watson

Q

1895

31

161

 

Joseph Watson

Q

1895

32

163

 

Joseph Watson

Q

1895

33

164

 

Joseph Watson

Q

1895

169

438

 

Joseph Watson

Q

1895

170

438

 

Joseph Watson

Q

1896

79

435

 

Joseph Watson

Q

1896

80

535

 

Joseph Watson

Q

1896

165

588

 

I stopped with Book Q