Charles R. M. Watkins

Charles R. M. Watkins[1]

Male Abt 1838 - Aft 1892 flood

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  • Name Charles R. M. Watkins  [2
    Born Abt 1838  GA (maybe Columbia Co) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1892 flood  Pineville, Rapides Parish, LA ( probably) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1875  Louisiana Kinfolks
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2015 

    Father James Madison Watkins,   b. Abt 1815, GA maybe Fulton Co. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1849, Western Dist., Madison Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 34 years) 
    Mother Martha Ellen Dozier,   b. Abt 1822, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1850 and 1860, LA, prob. 1850 living in Madison Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 28 years) 
    Married Abt 1837  GA ? Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2366  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Susan Louisa Wilson,   b. 1832, Holloway Prairie, Rapides Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Feb and Jun 1879, Pineville, Rapides Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 24 Jan 1860  Catahoula Parish Now Lasalle Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Marion Watkins,   b. 1861, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Olivia Louisa Watkins,   b. 1864, LA, GA, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1918, Lasalle Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     3. Charles Watkins,   b. 1867, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Eliza E "Lily" Watkins,   b. Feb 1870, Rapides Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1951, Jena, Lasalle Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years)
     5. Cornelia May Watkins,   b. May 1872, Pineville, Rapides Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1951, Jena, Lasalle Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years)
     6. Augustus T. "Gus" Watkins,   b. 10 Jul 1874, LaSalle or Rapides Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1937, Jena, Lasalle Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     7. Alice Eliza Watkins,   b. 1878, LaSalle Parish, LA. Alternate birth 1890 tomb marking Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1951, LA ??????? (Crowley, LA) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     8. Alonzo (Twin) Watkins,   b. 15 Feb 1879, Pineville, Rapides Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. MS maybe. He was in Monroe Co, MS in 1900 census Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Mayo (Twin) Watkins,   b. 15 Feb 1879, Pineville, Rapides Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1964, Could Be Baton Rouge, Or Jena, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2015 
    Family ID F645  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Sarah Jane "Sallie" Smith,   b. Jun 1863, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1913, Grant Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 49 years) 
    Married 24 Jun 1879  LA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Bettie Elizabeth Watkins,   b. 23 Jan 1880, Pineville, Rapides Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1933, Jena, Lasalle Parish, La At Home Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     2. Rufus Watkins,   b. 1885, Pineville, Rapides Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1885, Pineville, Rapides Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     3. Lula Watkins,   b. 19 Aug 1889, Jena, Lasalle Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1980, Jena, Lasalle Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2015 
    Family ID F951  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Charles R, Watkins Steamboat - Ferry on Red River
    Charles R, Watkins Steamboat - Ferry on Red River
    Father to May C. Watkins Frith aka "Granny Frith". Picture from the Joe Dellmon Collection, permission by NSU Library, taken 1870-1892 Pineville - Alexandria, LA crossing on Red River.
    May Cornelia Watkins Frith
    May Cornelia Watkins Frith
    daughter to Charles R. Watkins. Wife to Thomas Herbert Frith.
    Watkins, Lillie taken around 1946-47
    Watkins, Lillie taken around 1946-47
    Lillie (Watkins) Bradford. The daughter of Charles R. Watkins and Susan L Wilson Watkins. The wife of Joseph Hill Bradford, Jena, LA. Thanks cousin Bobbie Miller for sharing this pic.
    Charles R. M. Watkins 1835 - after 1892 flood
    Charles R. M. Watkins 1835 - after 1892 flood
    son of James Madison Watkins. Husband of 1)Susan Wilson and 2)Sarah Jane "Sallie" Smith.

    Documents
    Charles R. Watkins and Susan Wilson Marriage
    Charles R. Watkins and Susan Wilson Marriage

  • Sources 
    1. [S56] Military.

    2. [S4] US Federal Census.

    3. [S2] Ancestry.com LA Marriages.

    4. [S21] Census.