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Otis Lorenzo Watts[1]

Male 1901 - 1969  (68 years)


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  • Name Otis Lorenzo Watts 
    Born 1901  Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 1969  San Jose,California Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I2193952578  Earnest
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2009 

    Father James J. Watts,   b. 21 Sep 1873, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sep 1950, Port Angeles,Clallam County,Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Olvie L. Braught,   b. Apr 1874, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1898  [1
    Notes 
    • _STATMARRIED
    Family ID F2616350290  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Myrtle Unknown 
    Notes 
    • _STATMARRIED
    Children 
     1. Flora Watts
     2. Estelle Watts
    Family ID F2616350299  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Per Charity Wilson-Hansberry.
      Step-child.

      Obit.
      Prosser- Otis L. Watts, 68, MIssimer Road, Died Tuesday in San Jose, Calif. following a long illness. Mr. Watts was born in Kansas. He was Granger's first Chief of Police, serving from 1947 until 1953. Following his retirement from the police force he was employed in California and came to Prosser six years ago. He was an elder of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church.

      Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Myrtle Watts at home; three daughters including Mr. Flora Wiggings of San Jose, Calif. Mrs.Estelle Norton of Heraldsburg, Calif.; a son Cloid of Prosser, 14 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; two brothers; and three sister.

      Funeral srvices will be held Friday in San Jose.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1132440046] A Family Tree in Progress, Charity Wilson-Hansberry.