Watts, Lloyd Francis Asbury

Item

Name at Birth

Watts, Lloyd Francis Asbury

Name at Death

Watts, Lloyd Francis Asbury

Cemetery Row

Grave Number

3

Birth Date

Approximate Birth Year

1835

Birth Municipality

Birth County

Carroll

Birth State

Maryland

Death Date

Approximate Death Year

1918

Father's Name

Watts, Valentine

Mother's Name

Flanigan, Violet

Spouse's Name

Cameron, Philena E.

Second Spouse(if applicable)

Armstrong, Sarah L.

Third Spouse(if applicable)

Not applicable

Notes

Watts was a teacher in Gettysburg, a church deacon, and a veteran. He served in Company B, 24th United States Colored Troops during the Civil War. His obituary noted that he "taught the colored school of Gettysburg for a number of years under Aaron Sheely," and that he was "an ordained deacon of the A.M.E. Zion Church," and also president of the church's Board of Trustees.

Sources

"Lloyd F. A. Watts," Gettysburg Compiler, June 1, 1918; Item in Star and Sentinel, November 12, 1869 (list of teachers); Item in Star and Sentinel, November 4, 1870 (list of teachers); "Lloyd F. A. Watts," Gettysburg Times, May 27, 1918.

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