Can anyone find information on William Watson [ID -17662] from County Tyrone, Ireland?

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William Watson - 17662 was born about 1718 in County Tyrone, Ireland, near Dungannon, according to family lore. He emigrated to "the Colonies" at some point and eventually married Rebecca Torrence (Torrance or Torrens) about 1753 and died in Mount Pleasant Twp., Adams County, Pennsylvania.
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Name: William Watson
Probate Date: 31 May 1799
Probate Place: Adams, Pennsylvania, USA
Inferred Death Year: Abt 1799
Inferred Death Place: Pennsylvania, USA
Case Number: 89
Item Description: Index, 1800-1864; Wills, Vol A-B, 1800-1817

Register of Wills, 1800-1851 ; Index to Wills, 1800-1864; Author: Adams County (Pennsylvania). Register of Wills; Probate Place: Adams, Pennsylvania

Source Information

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Name: William Watson
Home in 1800 (City, County, State): Mount Pleasant, Adams, Pennsylvania
Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 25: 2
Free White Persons - Males - 26 thru 44: 1
Free White Persons - Males - 45 and over: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 16 thru 25: 4
Number of Household Members Over 25: 2
Number of Household Members: 8

Source Citation

Year: 1800; Census Place: Mount Pleasant, Adams, Pennsylvania; Series: M32; Roll: 35; Page: 505; Image: 29; Family History Library Film: 363338

Name: William Wattson
[William Watson] 
Age: 18
Birth Year: abt 1711
Departure Date: 13 Feb 1729
Departure Place: St Pauls, Shadwell, Mddx, England
Destination Place: MD
Arrival Country: USA

Source Information A List of Emigrants from England to America, 1682-1692, 1718-1759 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2016. This collection was indexed by Ancestry World Archives Project contributors.

Original data:

Kaminkow, Marion. A List of Emigrants from England to America, 1718-1759. Baltimore, MD, USA: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1989.

Ghirelli, Michael. A List of Emigrants from England to America, 1682-1692. Baltimore, MD, USA: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1989.

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