C.L. Watson

Charles Lewis Watson

Full Name: Charles Lewis Watson, Sr.
Date of birth: June 1, 1841
Date of death: November 3, 1926

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Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 43 Apr 18, 1876 - Jan 14, 1879 15th   Democrat Fairfield / Freestone   Freestone

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House District 43
Apr 18, 1876 - Jan 14, 1879
Legislatures: 15th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Fairfield / Freestone
Counties in district: Freestone

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Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes

  • Confederate States Army, Sergeant, Company D, 10th Texas Infantry, enlisted 4/1/1862 at Camp Brazos. Charles Lewis Watson, death date 11/3/1926. Pension File No. 47989, Alabama, Texas and Virginia, Confederate Pensions, 1884-1958. Ancestry.com.
  • Confederate States Army, Acting Sergeant-Major, 10th Texas Infantry. Sketches of Legislators and State Officers, Fifteenth Legislature, 1876-1878, 1876.

Other Resources


  • Photograph. C.L. Watson, 15th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

15th R.S. - 1876
Commerce and Manufactures  
Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts, Examine  

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