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William Hesket Watkins Jr (1831 - 1881)

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William Hesket (Hart) Watkins Jr
Born in Pickens Co. SCmap
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Son of and [mother unknown]
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Husband of — married [location unknown]
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Died in Gilmer Co. GAmap
Watkins-1493 created 23 Jan 2013 | Last modified
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William was born in 1831. William Watkins ... He passed away in 1881. [1]

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  1. Entered by Keven Watkins, Jan 22, 2013


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Heskett was born in 1831. Heskett Watkins ... [2]

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  1. Entered by Keven Watkins, Jan 22, 2013
  2. First-hand information as remembered by Gina Paul, Monday, November 24, 2014. Replace this citation if there is another source.

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Hesket Watkins 1870 Census Gilmer GA
Hesket Watkins 1870 Census Gilmer GA

Haskert Wadkins 1860 Census Fannin GA
Haskert Wadkins 1860 Census Fannin GA

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On 4 Jan 2015 at 01:43 GMT Keven Watkins wrote:

Watkins-3073 and Watkins-1493 appear to represent the same person because: These two profiles are the same William Hesket II "Hart" Watkins b1831, father of William Hesket III "Bill" Watkins b1863, grandfather of Luther Watkins b1893

This is who you have as the father of Luther. It will take some doing to disconnect him as parent, but if you put me on your trusted list, I will be happy to muddle through it.

Hart is 26 degrees from Kevin Bacon, 22 degrees from Joseph Broussard, 31 degrees from Helmut Jungschaffer and 25 degrees from Queen Elizabeth II Windsor on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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