Watts, Anderson B.

Item

Title

Watts, Anderson B.

Alias

Watts, A.B.
Watts, Anderson

Gender

Male

Biography

Anderson B. Watts married Eliza Sanford in 1822, she perished in 1830. Two years later, he remarried to Eleanor Brown. Records indicate that Anderson B. Watts resided in Boone County (Ky.) and relocated to Gallatin County (Ky.) towards the end of his life. Anderson's father's 1828 will bequeaths a slave to him by the name of William. The 1848 will of Elizabeth Watts mentions Anderson B. Watts as one of her heirs and bequeaths an enslaved girl by the name of Clarissa to him.

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Father

Mother

Life event(s)

Marriage 1: 24 Oct 1822; Boone County (Ky.)
Marriage 2: 1 Nov 1832; Boone County (Ky.)

Spouse(s)

Brown, Eleanor

Death

bef. 1849

Relationship

Known enslaved: unknown, Silvy [4]

Description

Enslaved held in 1830: Male, 10 thru 23, two; Female, under 10, two; Female, 10 thru 23, one
Enslaved held in 1840: Male, under 10, three; Female, 10 thru 23, one; Female, 10-23, one

Bibliographic citation(s)

Boone County Deed Book Q, page 197
Boone County Will Book B, page 340
Boone County Will Book E, page 187

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spouse
Title Alternate label Class
Sanford, Elizabeth Spouse(s) Person
child
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Goodridge, Elizabeth Child(ren) Person
Watts, Nathan Child(ren) Person
Relationship
Title Alternate label Class
unknown, Silvy [4] Person