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WATSON (Soundex W325) — See also BATSON, BEATSON, CATSONIS, CHIANG-WATSON, GATSON, LATSON, MATSON, SAWTON, SEVATSON, WASON, WATON, WATSON-CHANG, WATSON-FRITH, WATSTEIN, WATTSON, WHITSON.

  Watson, G. E. — of Mercedes, Hidalgo County, Tex. Mayor of Mercedes, Tex., 1953-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Watson, G. F. — of El Reno, Canadian County, Okla. Postmaster at El Reno, Okla., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Watson, George — of Minnesota. Member of Minnesota state senate, 1857-61 (14th District 1857-60, 16th District 1861). Burial location unknown.
  Watson, George — of Mitchell, Davison County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 13th District, 1893-94. Burial location unknown.
  Watson, George — of New Rochelle, Westchester County, N.Y. Progressive. Candidate for mayor of New Rochelle, N.Y., 1913. Burial location unknown.
  Watson, George, Jr. — of Jackson, Ocean County, N.J. Free New Jersey candidate for Governor of New Jersey, 2001. Still living as of 2001.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Watson, George C. (b. 1846) — of Tuscola County, Mich. Born in 1846. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Tuscola County 2nd District, 1893-94. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Father of George C. Watson (1880-1943).
  Watson, George C. (1880-1943) — of Capac, St. Clair County, Mich. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., April 20, 1880. Republican. Lawyer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from St. Clair County 2nd District, 1923-38. Died in 1943 (age about 63 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of George C. Watson (1846-?).
  Watson, George Earl (b. 1897) — also known as George E. Watson — of Madison, Dane County, Wis. Born in Neenah, Winnebago County, Wis., October 16, 1897. School teacher and principal; superintendent of schools; Wisconsin superintendent of public instruction; elected 1949; elected unopposed 1953. Member, American Legion. Burial location unknown.
  Watson, George L. — Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Ohio, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Watson, George W. — of Eaton County, Mich. Lawyer; Eaton County Prosecuting Attorney, 1930-32; candidate in primary for circuit judge in Michigan 5th Circuit, 1941. Burial location unknown.
  Watson, Mrs. Grant — of Burlingame, Osage County, Kan. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Watson, Gustavus A. — of Christian County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Christian County, 1895-96. Burial location unknown.
  Watson, Gwen A. — of Secaucus, Hudson County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Watson, H. E. — of Iowa. Republican. Member of Iowa state senate 47th District; elected 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Watson, H. Hunter — of Crewe, Nottoway County, Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1920; member of Virginia state senate 9th District, 1932-35. Burial location unknown.
  Watson, H. L. — of Greenwood, Greenwood County, S.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Watson, H. T. — of Gallup, McKinley County, N.M. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Watson, Hank — of Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Fla. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Watson, Harold D. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1907, 1909 (Prohibition), 1911 (Prohibition), 1917 (Prohibition), 1920 (Prohibition), 1922 (Prohibition). Burial location unknown.
  Watson, Harold G. — of Mt. Vernon, Jefferson County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1944, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Watson, Harrison T. — of Wayne County, Mich. Candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1947. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Watson, Harry — of Greenville, Mercer County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Watson, Harry A. — of Groton, New London County, Conn. Republican. Mayor of Groton, Conn., 2009-12. Still living as of 2012.
  Watson, Harry G. (1880-1964) — of Fairbanks, Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska. Born in 1880. Member of Alaska territorial House of Representatives 4th District, 1925-26. Died in 1964 (age about 84 years). Interment at Anchorage Memorial Park Cemetery, Anchorage, Alaska.
  Watson, Harvey — of Schoharie County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Schoharie County, 1821-22. Burial location unknown.
  Watson, Hazel — of Charleston, Coles County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Watson, Helen C. — of Indiana, Indiana County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Watson, Henry — of Greeley, Weld County, Colo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1908, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Watson, Henry Winfield (1856-1933) — also known as Henry W. Watson — of Langhorne, Bucks County, Pa. Born in Bucks County, Pa., June 24, 1856. Republican. Lawyer; director, Langhorne Electric Light and Power Co.; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1908; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1915-33 (8th District 1915-23, 9th District 1923-33); died in office 1933. Episcopalian. Died in 1933 (age about 77 years). Interment at Wilmington and Brandywine Cemetery, Wilmington, Del.
  Relatives: Son of Mitchel Watson and Anna (Bacon) Watson; married, September 7, 1897, to Annie Masden Vaughan.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Watson, Hugh (b. 1882) — Born in England, February 17, 1882. Not U.S. citizen; U.S. Deputy Consul in Liverpool, 1909-11; U.S. Vice Consul in Liverpool, as of 1926-43. Burial location unknown.
  Watson, Hugh Hammond (b. 1885) — also known as Hugh H. Watson — of Montpelier, Washington County, Vt. Born in Bradford, Orange County, Vt., November 10, 1885. U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Three Rivers, 1907-08; Yarmouth, 1908-11; Belfast, 1911-14; U.S. Vice Consul in Liverpool, as of 1917; U.S. Consul in Liverpool, as of 1919-21; Lyon, as of 1924-32; U.S. Consul General in Glasgow, as of 1943. Burial location unknown.
  Watson, Hunter See H. Hunter Watson
  Watson, I. M. — of Naples, Morris County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1932 (alternate), 1936. Burial location unknown.
  Watson, Ida — of Naples, Morris County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Watson, Israel H. — of Westchester County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Westchester County, 1832-33. Burial location unknown.


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