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Charles LeRoy "Roy" Watts  



Charles LeRoy "Roy" Watts Birth 7 September 1892 Terre Haute, Vigo county Indiana Death 19 Ocober 1974 Plymouth, Marshall County, Indian Burial Oct 22, 1934 Culver Masonic Cemetery son of Charles Watts and Bessie Hicklin

married August 29, 1915 Culver Marshall county Indiana Florence R. Rollins born Apr. 2, 1894 Mexico, Missouri Death: 10 Nov 1976 Plymouth, Marshall, Indiana Burial Nov 13 1976 Culver Masonic Cemetery

The Roy Watts Mark Golden Wedding Date

    Mr. and Mrs. Roy Watts, 222 Lakeview St., observed their Godlen Wedding Anniversary on Sunday, Aug 29.

    Many firends and neighbors remembered the honored couple with yellow roses, golden wedding cake, and anniversary cards making the occasion a highly memorable and enjoyable affair.

    The anniversary couple's only child, their daughter, Mrs. Haithman, Dr. Haithman and children of Detriot, surprises Mr. and Mrs. Watts a week early by taking them to Detriot for a week where they were feted and enjoyed seeing "My Fair Lady"

    Mrs. Haithman presented her parents with a minatrue set of engagement and wedding rings on a golden chain.

    The Watts were amrried Aug. 29, 1915, in Culver and have resided here all of their married life.

    They are well-known in colored circles as Mrs. Watt's father, George Rollins, built the Rollins Chapel.

    Mr. Watts is a retired Culver Military Academy employee. - Sept 9, 1965 - Citizen.


They had:

Charlotte Lois Watts Birth: 21 Jul 1919 Culver Marsh, Indiana Death: 11 May 2003 married 6 Mar 1942 Henry county Ohio Name: Charles Harrison Haithma Birth abt 1920 20 Feb 1918 Bay City, Michigan Death 28 AUG 2006 Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California son of John W Haithman and Carolyn S Harrison

Indiana, WPA Birth Index, 1880-1920 
Name:	Leroy Sykes
Father:	Geo
Mother:	Bessie Hicklin
County:	Vigo
Gender:	Male
Birth Date:	7 Sep 1892
Comment:	C
Reference:	Vigo County, Indiana Index to Birth Records 1882 - 1920
Volume I-V,   VolumeV Letters S - Z Inclusive  
Book:	H-3
Page:	37

Indiana, Marriages, 1810-2001 
Name:	Charles L Watts
Gender:	Male
Race:	Black
Age:	23
Event Type:	Marriage Registration (Marriage)
Birth Date:	7 Sep 1892
Birth Place:	Terre Haute, Indiana
Marriage Licence Date:	28 Aug 1915
Marriage Licence Place:	Indiana, United States
Residence Place:	Culver, Indiana
Father:	Charles Watts
Mother:	Bessie Hicklin
Spouse:	Florence R Rollins
Page:	414
FHL Film Number:	001651773


Indiana, United Methodist Church Records, 1837-1970 
Name:	Chas L. Watts
Event Type:	Marriage
Birth Date:	abt 1892
Birth Place:	Terre Haute
Marriage Date:	29 Aug 1915
Marriage Place:	Culver, Indiana, USA
Marriage Age:	23
Gender:	Male
Spouse:	Florence R. Rollins


World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 
Name:	Charles Leroy Watts
Race:	Black
Marital status:	Married
Birth Date:	7 Sep 1892
Birth Place:	Indiana, USA
Residence Place:	Marshall, Indiana, USA

1920; Census Place: Union, Marshall, Indiana; Roll: T625_456; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 182 
Name:	Charles L Watts
Age:	27
Birth Year:	abt 1893
Birthplace:	Indiana
Home in 1920:	Union, Marshall, Indiana
Street:	Lake View St
House Number:	X
Residence Date:	1920
Race:	Black
Gender:	Male
Relation to Head of House:	Head
Marital status:	Married
Spouse's name:	Florence R Watts
Father's Birthplace:	Indiana
Mother's Birthplace:	Indiana
Able to Speak English:	Yes
Occupation:	Waiter
Industry:	Private School
Employment Field:	Wage or Salary
Home Owned or Rented:	Own
Home Free or Mortgaged:	Mortgaged
Able to Read:	Yes
Able to Write:	Yes
Neighbors:	View others on page
Household Members:	
Name	Age
Charles L Watts	27
Florence R Watts	25
Charlotte L Watts	0

1930; Census Place: Culver, Marshall, Indiana; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 0016; FHL microfilm: 2340352
Name:	Charls L Watts
Birth Year:	abt 1893
Gender:	Male
Race:	Negro (Black)
Birthplace:	Indiana
Marital status:	Married
Relation to Head of House:	Head
Home in 1930:	Culver, Marshall, Indiana, USA
Map of Home:	View Map
Street address:	Collidge St.
House Number:	221
Dwelling Number:	77
Family Number:	81
Home Owned or Rented:	Owned
Home Value:	2500
Radio Set:	Yes
Lives on Farm:	No
Age at first Marriage:	23
Attended School:	No
Able to Read and Write:	Yes
Father's Birthplace:	Indiana
Mother's Birthplace:	Indiana
Able to Speak English:	Yes
Occupation:	Waiter
Industry:	Private School
Class of Worker:	Wage or salary worker
Employment:	Yes
Household Members:	
Name	Age
Charls L Watts	37
Florence Watts	35
Charlotte Watts	10

Year: 1940; Census Place: Culver, Marshall, Indiana; Roll: m-t0627-01077; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 50-17
Name:	Roy Watts
Age:	47
Estimated birth year:	abt 1893
Gender:	Male
Race:	Negro (Black)
Birthplace:	Indiana
Marital status:	Married
Relation to Head of House:	Head
Home in 1940:	Culver, Marshall, Indiana
Map of Home in 1940:	View Map
Street:	Lake View
House Number:	222
Farm:	No
Inferred Residence in 1935:	Culver, Marshall, Indiana
Residence in 1935:	Same Place
Resident on farm in 1935:	No
Sheet Number:	6A
Number of Household in Order of Visitation:	154
Occupation:	Waiter
House Owned or Rented:	Owned
Value of Home or Monthly Rental if Rented:	2500
Attended School or College:	No
Highest Grade Completed:	High School, 2nd year
Hours Worked Week Prior to Census:	60
Class of Worker:	Wage or salary worker in private work
Weeks Worked in 1939:	52
Income:	1000
Income Other Sources:	Yes
Neighbors:	View others on page
Household Members:	
Name	Age
Roy Watts	47
Florence Watts	45
Charlotte Watts	19

World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942 
Name:	Charles Leroy Watts
Gender:	Male
Race:	Black
Residence Age:	50
Birth Date:	7 Sep 1892
Birth Place:	Terre Haute, Indiana, USA
Residence Date:	1942
Residence Place:	Marshall, Indiana, USA

Ohio, County Marriage Records, 1774-1993 
Name:	Charlotte L Watts
Gender:	Female
Age:	22
Birth Date:	abt 1920
Marriage Date:	6 Mar 1942
Marriage Place:	Henry, Ohio, USA
Father:	Charles L Watts
Mother:	Rollins
Spouse:	Charles H Haithman
Film Number:	001575508
Name:	Charles H Haithman
Gender:	Male
Age:	22
Birth Date:	abt 1920
Marriage Date:	6 Mar 1942
Marriage Place:	Henry, Ohio, USA
Father:	John Haithman
Mother:	Harrison
Spouse:	Charlotte L Watts
Film Number:	001575508

Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011 
Name:	Charles Leroy Watts
Gender:	Male
Race:	Negro (Black)
Age:	80
Marital status:	Married
Birth Date:	7 Sep 1894
Birth Place:	Indiana
Death Date:	19 Oct 1974
Death Place:	Plymouth, Marshall, Indiana, USA
Father:	George Watts
Mother:	Bessie Watts
Spouse:	Florence R Watts

Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011 
Name:	Florence R. Watts [Florence R. Rollins] 
Gender:	Female
Race:	Black
Age:	82
Marital status:	Widowed
Birth Date:	Apr 1894
Birth Place:	Missouri
Death Date:	10 Nov 1976
Death Place:	Plymouth, Marshall, Indiana, USA
Father:	George Rollins
Mother:	Nettie Rollins

Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 
Name:	Charlotte Watts Haithman [Charlotte W Haithman]  [Charlotte Watts Watts] 
Gender:	Female
Birth Date:	21 Jul 1919
Birth Place:	Culver Marsh, Indiana
Death Date:	11 May 2003
Father:	Charles L Watts
Mother:	Florence R Rollins
SSN:	372461206
Notes:	Aug 1962: Name listed as CHARLOTTE WATTS HAITHMAN; 17 May 2003: Name listed as CHARLOTTE W HAITHMAN

Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 
Name:	Charles Harrison Haithman [Charles H Haithman] 
Gender:	Male
Race:	Black
Birth Date:	20 Feb 1918
Birth Place:	Bay City, Michigan
Death Date:	28 Aug 2006
Father:	John W Haithman
Mother:	Carolyn S Harrison
SSN:	362169884
Notes:	Jul 1937: Name listed as CHARLES HARRISON HAITHMAN; 31 Aug 2006: Name listed as CHARLES H HAITHMAN






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