Vic  Watt

Vic Watt

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Vic Watt
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Categories: WikiTree Arborists | Scottish Clans Project | Wagon Trains and Trails Project | Washington Research Assistance | Puritan Great Migration Project | University of Washington | Clan Buchanan | En | De-1 | Fr-1 | Es-1.

Descendant of PGM migrant Elder William Brewster
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Contents

Biography

Vic is the child of Robert Watt and Catherine Viles. [1]

Location

I was born and raised in Seattle, Washington, USA, and I still live in the Northwest.

Genealogy Hobby

I started genealogy more than 30 years ago. My father's family had been traced back to the Mayflower, and my mother wanted to get on too! Never did get her there, just to 1630.

My brother and sister, their children and in-laws have all been subjects of my genealogy hobby, so it ranges all over the United States and Europe.

Education

I received an MA in German from the University of Washington and completed the coursework for an MA in French from New York University in Paris. After studying Law at the University of Puget Sound, I practiced as an attorney for 27 years before retiring.

Hobbies

Of course, genealogy is my all-the-time, every day, hobby. Sailing my primary summer hobby. Dad was a competitive sailor, and I grew up on boats. I race a Starboat and sail on a bigger boat. When I'm not sailing, I play classical guitar and spend 10-12 hours a day on WikiTree, to which I am addicted.

Interesting and unique names catch my interest. I am currently working on a number of One Name Studies:

Presidential Relationships

1. George Washington - 10th cousins 6 times removed
2. John Adams - 6th cousins four times removed
3. Thomas Jefferson - 6th cousins four times removed
4. James Madison - 9th cousins five times removed
5. James Monroe - 14th cousins four times removed
6. John Quincy Adams - 7th cousins three times removed
7. Andrew Jackson - No relationship
8. Martin Van Buren - No relationship
9. William Henry Harrison - 7th cousins four times removed
10. John Tyler - 11th cousins four times removed (Uncertain)
11. James Polk - 14th cousins four times removed
12. Zachary Taylor - 4th cousins 7 times removed
13. Millard Filmore - 6th cousins four times removed
14. Franklin Pierce - 6th cousins four times removed (Uncertain)
15. James Buchanan - 12th cousins 6 times removed
16. Abraham Lincoln - 7th cousins four times removed
17. Andrew Johnson - 12th cousins twice removed
18. Ulyssess S. Grant - 7th cousins five times removed
19. Rutherford B. Hayes - 5th cousins four times removed
20. James A. Garfield - 8th cousins three times removed
21. Chester A. Arthur - 8th cousins twice removed
22 and 24. Grover Cleveland - 5th cousins four times removed
23. Benjamin Harrison - 9th cousins twice removed
25. William McKinley - No relationship
26. Theodore Roosevelt - 14th cousins once removed
27. William Howard Taft - 7th cousins three times removed
28. Thomas Woodrow Wilson - No relationship
29. Warren G. Harding - No relationship
30. John Calvin Coolidge, Jr. - 7th cousins once removed
31. Hebert Clark Hoover - 11th cousins
32. Franklin Delano Roosevelt - 8th cousins twice removed
33. Harry S. Truman - 18th cousins
34. Dwight David Eisenhower - No relationship
35. John Fitzgerald Kennedy - 18th cousins
36. Lyndon Baines Johnson - 14th cousins twice removed
37. Richard Milhous Nixon - 10th cousins
38. Gerald Rudolph Ford - 9th cousins
39. Jimmy E. Carter - 17th cousins
40. Ronald Reagan - 16th cousins (Uncertain)
41. George H. W. Bush - 8th cousins twice removed
42. Bill J. Clinton - 16th cousins twice removed
43. George W. Bush - 9th cousins twice removed
44. Baraka Hussein Obama - 9th cousins three times removed

  1. Entered by Vic Watt, May 5, 2013



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Followed Tags
Vic is a Wiki Genealogist following these tags:
ARBORISTS
CARRIER
I watch Carrier because I have a One Name Study for Carrier/Carriere etc.
CATEGORIZATION
CONNECTORS
I am the Coordinator for the Cymru Project for medieval Welsh profiles, 742-1535.
CYMRU
I am the Coordinator for the Cymru Project, medieval Welsh profiles, 742-1535.
DENNY
I am descendent of Arthur A Denny, who was one of the founders of Seattle, Washington.
EUROARISTO
G2G
HILDRETH
I manage a Hildreth One Name Study.
JACKINS
I manage the Jackins One Name Study.
LEADERS
LOADER
I manage a Loader/Loder One Name Study.
LODER
I manage a Loader/Loder One Name Study.
MAGNA_CARTA
I would like to help the Project document these lines and eliminate some of the speculative or fraudulent ones.
ONE_NAME_STUDIES
I have several One Name Studies underway, so I like to keep up with what people and doing, how they handle things, as well as answer questions when I can.
PGM
I am one of the Coordinators for the PGM Project.
SHELDON
I am descended from a Sheldon from Massachusetts.
SOURCES
I want to keep up on the best ways to add sources.
VILES
i am descended from a Viles in Waltham, Masachusetts, and I also am coordinating the Viles Name Study.
WATT
i am descended from a long line of Watts from Ohio and Pennsylvania.


DNA Connections
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On 16 Jul 2017 at 02:05 GMT Jo (Altschull) Gessford wrote:

I left you a private message. 7/15/2017

Jo Gessford

On 15 Jul 2017 at 00:47 GMT Rita Kidd wrote:

THANK YOU FOR YOUR HELP

RITA

On 10 Jul 2017 at 14:03 GMT Dennis Orr wrote:

I am interested in the Wales part of the United Kingdom project as I have ancestry that seems to go back to King Rhodri and would like to join the Wales Project.

On 7 Jul 2017 at 14:00 GMT J. (Pearson) Salsbery wrote:

I have removed Bridget as the wife of Edmund Angier. The daughter Bridget has two additional profile managers and I have sent them messages.

On 5 Jul 2017 at 00:01 GMT Lewis Buttery Jr wrote:

Hi Vic: I would like to join the PGM team I am a descendant of Anthony Pierce-1850 and also Nichols and Buttery lines that were part of the Great Migration

Lew

On 1 Jul 2017 at 18:34 GMT Keith Hathaway wrote:

Thank you for joining in the Weekend Chat........... It was an honor to have you

Weekend Chat 23 June - 25 June 2017

Weekend Chat 30 June - 2 July 2017

On 26 Jun 2017 at 02:33 GMT Keith Hathaway wrote:

Hi Vic,

Should Hathaway-239 be PGM?

Thank you

On 26 Jun 2017 at 00:52 GMT Eowyn Langholf wrote:

wonderful wikitreer
Vic Watt is a Wonderful WikiTreer.

On 21 Jun 2017 at 21:36 GMT Drew (M) McClenaghan wrote:

Hi Vic, all done, category changed to "New Zealand, Loader Name Study"

Cheers Drew.

On 21 Jun 2017 at 08:27 GMT Emma (McBeth) MacBeath M.Ed MSM wrote:

Now that the Relationship Finder is working again, I can tell you we are 6C 4R through Joseph Willard.

Emma :-)

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Queen Elizabeth II Vic is 19 degrees from Kevin Bacon, 33 degrees from Laura Bozzay, 22 degrees from James Douglas and 20 degrees from Queen Elizabeth II Windsor on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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