Millie Watkins-Forston was born 12 Mar 1879 in Winterrowd, Effingham co., Illinois. She was the youngest of 7 children born to Jessie H. Watkins and Nancy Hatton. She married James Samuel Forston on 25 Jan 1893 in Navarro county, Tx. She died on 20 Dec 1946 in Dallas co., Tx. She is buried in the Crisp Cemetery in Crisp, Ellis Co., Texas.