Watson Cemetery








 
All pictures of Watson cemetery, except the previous four,
were submitted by Pat Watson Dyson

 

















John Watson and Elizabeth Watson


Susanna Watson and William Watson (front & back)




Directions:  Jackson Township, DeKalb Co. Indiana, S°26   T°33N  R°13E   41 17'20"N  84 59'30"W
Take CR 35 to CR64.  Turn east (left) on to CR64.  Go 1/2 mile to a lane (marked with a green house number by road #4194).  Turn south on this lane and follow it to the cemetery.  It will go between a house and a barn and runs along a field.  You can park at the barn and walk if weather is bad.


History: Submitted by Patricia Watson Dyson
Negotiations to save the cemetery from destruction began in 1995.  The restoration begin in 1998 and continued through 2001.  DAR dedicated Elizabeth Simpson Watson (daughter of Revolutionary Soldier) in 2000.  The Cemetery project was incomplete when care was returned to Jackson Twp.  Watson Cemetery Book published by Patricia Watson Dyson in 2001.

For more information and history, please contact Patricia Watson Dyson, pdyson@direcway.com


Pictures and Transcriptions of some stones in the Watson Cemetery

Osbun, Aaron
Osbun, Susannah
Watson, Elizabeth
Watson, Jesse
Watson, John
Watson, Mary Ann
Watson, Susanna
Watson, William



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