Watson Portarlington Records

French Church Portarlington records show that Watsons were in the area in the 18th century.

1726. David Watson, son of David Watson and Charlotte Elizabeth (nee Guoin) was baptised 15 July. David Watson was dead in a few years as in 1731 Jaques Bihea of Bally married Elizabeth Watson (a widow nee Guion)

Births in Lea Parish, Portarlington

1809 Oct 10, James Watson, son of ? Watson and Elizabeth of B'britas, publican

Deaths

Died Name Age Implied birth  
         
1882 William Watson age 70 1812 Mountmellick Sep 1882 vol3 p333
         
1892 William Watson age 62 1830 Mountmellick Sep 1892 vol3 p301
1892 William Watson age 72 1820 17 July 1892 on headstone
         
1892 William Watson     30 Oct 1892 age 45 on headstone
         
1896 Elizabeth Watson age 75 1821 5 Dec 1896 age 75 on headstone
         
1898 William Watson age 81 1817 Mountmellick Mar 1898 vol3 p400
         
1900 William Watson age 77 1822 Mountmellick Mar 1900 vol3 p493
         
1945 George Watson     26 Jan 1945, verger

1825 Tithe Records

Co Laois Mountmellick Rosenallis parish
  Mountrath Offerlane parish
  Abbeyleix Dysartgallon parish
  Near Athy Killeshin parish
     
Co Kildare Monastervin  
    Ballydrommey parish
     
Co Offaly Portarlington Clonsast parish
    Ballykean parish
  Tullamore Gleashill parish
  Clara Horselean parish
    Kilnamanagh parish
  Monasterois Ballynakill parish
    Castlejordan parish

William Watson