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Charles C. Watkins

Male 1878 -


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  • Name Charles C. Watkins 
    Born 9 Jul 1878  Larue, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1910 1910  Bluefield, Mercer, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1920 1920  Bluefield, Mercer, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper 11 Jan 1921  Bluefield, Mercer County, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper 14 Jan 1921  Bluefield, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper 8 Nov 1921  Princeton, Mercer County, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper 10 Nov 1921  Bluefield, Mercer County, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID P1027  Burress Genealogy of Virginia

    Wife Clara Lula Burress
              b. 22 Aug 1880, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 10 Jan 1921, Mercer County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Married 1909  Bluefield, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1264  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Jul 1878 - LaRue, Kentucky Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Bluefield, West Virginia, January 10 - Charlie WATKINS charged with shooting with intent to kill his wife, Clara WATKINS and brother in law, Connor BURRESS, was released today under a five thousand dollar bond pending preliminary hearing. The shooting occurred at an early hour Sunday Morning at WATKINS home in this city. The woman was shot through the body and is in a critical condition at the local hospital. BURRESS was shot through the right arm. Another shot passed through the lapel of his coat and glanced under his chin, severing the skin of his throat. BURRESS was recently tried in Tazewell County, Va. for the murder of Kelly HANCOCK, at Graham. Conflicting stories have been told by all the participants in the affair at the WATKINS house early Sunday morning. - 14 Jan 1921 - Bluefield, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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