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John Watts (1742 - 1817)

John Watts
Born in Boston, Suffolk, Province of Massachusetts Baymap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 15 Jul 1761 in Warren, Lincoln, Province of Maine, Massachusetts Baymap
Descendants descendants
Died at age 74 in Warren, Knox, District of Maine, Massachusetts, United Statesmap
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1776 Project
Private John Watts served with 6th Lincoln County Regiment, Massachusetts Militia during the American Revolution.
Daughters of the American Revolution
John Watts is a DAR Patriot Ancestor, A122797.
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John Watts is an NSSAR Patriot Ancestor.
NSSAR Ancestor #: P-314806
Rank: Private

The Maine Cemetery Cemetery source [1] shows John Watts was born 08 Nov 1742 in Boston, Massachusetts and died 10 Aug 1817 in Warren, Maine.

  • Fact: Burial Warren, Knox, Maine, United States [2] This record also states his spouse was Elizabeth McNeil Watts. This information is unsourced but the grave stone shows "Elizabeth" and dates.


  1. "Maine, Veterans Cemetery Records, 1676-1918," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 4 December 2014), John Watts, 10 Aug 1817; citing Death, Warren, Maine, United States, State Archives, Augusta; FHL microfilm 1,001,838.
  2. Memorial: Find a Grave (has image), Find A Grave: Memorial #80228762 (accessed 19 January 2024), Memorial page for John Watts (8 Nov 1742-10 Aug 1817), citing Town Cemetery, Warren, Knox County, Maine, USA; Maintained by dlprescott22 (contributor 47621312).
  • FamilySearch Person: 264V-KVK
  • Massachusetts. 1896-1908. Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors of the Revolutionary War : A Compilation from the Archives. Boston: Wright and Potter Print. Co. State Printers Volume 16 Page 722

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