Saturday, July 9, 2011

WATTS / WATSON 
FAMILY HISTORY

John Watson, aka "Old John" Watts (ca.1760-1840)
*1/2 Cherokee per family affidavits
*buried Wills Creek, Alabama

Eli Watson/Watts (1795-1875)
*buried Whitesville, Alabama 

Daniel Dodson Watts (1820-1901)
*48th Alabama Infantry Regiment, CSA
*buried Boaz, Alabama 

Daniel Oscar Watts (1867-1951)
*aka "Pap"
*buried Haleyville, Alabama

Huey Britton Watts Sr. (1910-1994)
*buried Union City, Tennessee 

Huey Britton Watts Jr. (b.1931)
*Korean War Veteran
*Gardener
*born Haleyville, Alabama

Perry Britton Watts (b.1958)
*Lifetime employee of Delta Airlines
*College Football Fan
*born Anniston, Alabama

Matthew Britton Watts (b.1986)
*French Teacher
*University of Alabama Alumnus
*born Atlanta, Georgia 

DNA Testing
The Watts DNA (direct male line only) is R-L48.  This marker is most common among the Dutch & Belgians, English & lowland Scots, Germans & Danes.