Watts, John W.

Item

Name at Birth

Watts, John W.

Name at Death

Cemetery Row

Grave Number

2

Birth Date

Approximate Birth Year

1834

Birth Municipality

Birth County

Unknown

Birth State

Maryland

Death Date

Approximate Death Year

1866

Father's Name

Watts, Valentine

Mother's Name

Flanigan, Violet

Spouse's Name

Devan, Lydia A.C.

Second Spouse(if applicable)

Not applicable

Third Spouse(if applicable)

Not applicable

Notes

Watts served in Company A, 8th United States Colored Troops during the Civil War and was wounded at the Battle of Olustee, Florida in 1864. Pension records note that he wed Lydia A.C. Devan on December 27, 1860 in Gettysburg. His headstone was originally located in the York Street Colored Cemetery.

Sources

USCT Research, Adams County Historical Society.

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