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History and Descendants of
Francis White and John William Watson

(A Family History)
A brief family history and lineage of Sophia White and John William Watson.

Francis, (Fannie), White was born July 08, 1862 in Nemo, Somervell County, Texas and
died September 23, 1937 in New Mexico; burial: Georges Creek Cemetery, Somervell
County, Texas.

John William Watson was born July 15, 1854 in Linn County Missouri and died April 23,
1947 in Nemo, Somervell County, Texas; burial, Georges Creek Cemetery, Somervell
County, Texas.

John William Watson and Francis White were married December 15, 1890 in Cleburne,
Johnson County, Texas.

After marriage they moved to Indian Territory, now Oklahome, and lived until 1899 and
moved to Matagorda Bay on the Texas cost and stayed 1 year. In 1900 they moved to a
place on the Brazos River, later owned by Gideon Oliver White, and in 1912 they moved
to a place on the highway just north of the original homestead and east of Nemo.
This property was sold after John William died in 1947.

The children of Francis White and John William Watson are:

Jessie Almer Watson; born February 08, 1892, Caddo, Indian Territory, Oklahome; died
May 21, 1960, Cleburne, Johnson County, Texas, burial: Antioch Cemetery, Johnson
County, Texas.

Andrew Watson, born November 08, 1894, Blue County, Indian Territory, Oklahoma; died
January 27, 1895.

Pete Watson, born January 27, 1895, Somervell County, Texas; died June 18, 1895,
Somervell County, Texas; burial: Georges Creek Cemetery, Somervell County, Texas.

Sam Watson, born December 01, 1896, Blue Mound, Indian Territory, Oklahoma; died April
21, 1960, Cleburne, Johnson County, Texas; burial: Georges Creek Cemetery, Somervell
County, Texas.

Guy Oliver Watson, born January 17, 1898, Somervell County, Texas; died Town Hall
Estates, Keene, Johnson County, Texas; burial: Rose Hill Cemetery, Cleburne, Johnson
County, Texas.

George Washington Watson, born February 11, 1901, Somervell County, Texas; died
December 25, 1972, Joshua, Johnson County, Texas; Burial: Georges Creek Cemetery,
Somervell County, Texas.

Josie Earl Watson, born February 03, 1903, Somervell County, Texas; died April 07,
1991, Missouri; burial: Clovis, New Mexico.