Joseph Watts (1889 - 1982)

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Joseph Watts
1889 - 1982
updated February 06, 2019
Joseph Watts was born on August 24, 1889. He died in February 1982 at age 92. We know that Joseph Watts had been residing in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida 32209.


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Joseph Watts died in February 1982 at 92 years old. He was born on August 24, 1889. We have no information about Joseph's family. We know that Joseph Watts had been residing in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida 32209.
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In 1889, in the year that Joseph Watts was born, on April 20th, Adolf Hitler was born in Austria-Hungary - now Austria. In his early 30's, he began his rise to power in German politics, eventually becoming the leader of the Nazi Party and Führer of Nazi Germany. He presided over the death of millions of civilians as well as leading Germany through World War II.

In 1936, Joseph was 47 years old when on November 3rd, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a second term. He ran against Republican Governor Alf Landon (Kansas), defeating Landon in the popular vote by 60.8% to 36.5%. Vermont and Maine were the only two states in which Landon won. John Nance Garner IV became the Vice-President in this election.

In 1959, when he was 70 years old, on January 3rd, Alaska became the 49th state of the United States and the first state not a part of the contiguous United States. The flag was changed to display 49 stars.

In 1962, by the time he was 73 years old, on February 20th, Lt. Col. John H. Glenn, Jr. became the first American to orbit the Earth. The Friendship 7 flew three times around the earth in 4 hours and 55 minutes. At age 77, Glenn returned to space - the oldest person to fly in space.

In 1982, in the year of Joseph Watts's passing, on June 30th, time ran out on the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA). The Amendment had only received 35 of the necessary 38 state ratifications. First sent to the states in 1972, the Amendment stated that "Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex".

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Joseph Wemner Watts
around 1880 - Apr 19, 1917
Joseph Tremane Watts
around 1931 - Apr 16, 1941
Joseph Thomas Watts
Died: Aug 18, 1916
Joseph Roy Watts
around 1921 - Apr 20, 1943
Joseph Percival Watts
around 1914 - May 23, 1940
Joseph Owen Watts
around 1895 - Nov 1, 1918
Joseph Noel Watts
around 1925 - Feb 24, 1945
Joseph John Watts
Died: Jun 13, 1940
Joseph Henry Watts
around 1907 - Feb 13, 1941
Joseph Henry Watts
around 1915 - Oct 2, 1942
Joseph Charles Watts
Died: Sep 15, 1916
Joseph Charles Watts
Died: May 21, 1917
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around 1910 - May 5, 1943
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Died: Mar 14, 1915
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Died: Jul 23, 1916
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Died: Oct 27, 1917
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around 1879 - Oct 4, 1917
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Died: Sep 3, 1916
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Died: Jul 1, 1916
Joseph D Watts
Born: around 1927
Georgia, United States

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James Watts
Feb 2, 1918 - December 1984
Atlanta, Georgia
Colleen G Watts
Dec 31, 1954 - Oct 9, 2006
Jasper, AL
Ronald Watts
Jul 25, 1954 - March 1987
Arnold D Watts
Nov 24, 1954 - Aug 9, 2004
Miami, FL
W Watts
Sep 24, 1908 - June 1976
Thomasville, Georgia
Stephen W Watts
Jul 18, 1922 - Dec 29, 2003
Kelseyville, CA
Annabell Watts
Mar 12, 1917 - July 1983
Miami, Florida
Anna B Watts
Dec 24, 1914 - Nov 13, 1987
Tallahassee, FL
Daisy Cook Watts
Jan 16, 1919 - Aug 18, 2008
Opa Locka, Florida
J K Watts
Mar 13, 1921 - Aug 2, 1996
Panama City, FL
Walter R Watts
Oct 31, 1922 - Feb 13, 1988
Michael Watts
Nov 5, 1952 - February 1980
Robert Wes L Watts
Jan 3, 1923 - April 1994
Gardena, CA
Carter C Watts
Sep 20, 1921 - Dec 19, 1992
Macclenny, FL
Charles Watts
Feb 22, 1920 - Sep 30, 1999
Austin, TX
Charles Watts
Sep 1, 1880 - February 1975
Quincy, Florida
Sarah M Watts
Sep 12, 1917 - Nov 2, 1988
Jacksonville, FL
Preston Watts
Sep 18, 1898 - November 1969
Ruby B Watts
Feb 7, 1911 - Apr 18, 2002
Jacksonville, FL
Arah D Watts
Feb 25, 1908 - Dec 13, 1997
Raleigh, NC

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Oct 20, 1907 - July 1981
Jacksonville, Florida
Albert Donaldson
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Quincy, Florida
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Panama City, Florida
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