James K. Watson (ca. 1830- ), Architect-Builder
James K. Watson was born in Canada, circa 1830. He worked as a carpenter, and he was married to Caroline. He had five children.
Compiled Nebraska Directory Listings
Pawnee City, Nebraska.
Educational & Professional Associations
1870: carpenter, Pawnee County, Nebraska.
1880: carpenter, Pawnee City, Nebraska.
Buildings & Projects
a. Not found in federal census in Nebraska in 1860 or 1900.
1. W. D. Blackburn, Nebraska Land District, Southern Nebraska: Resources and Capabilities (Omaha: Omaha Republican Steam Printing House, 1870), 98.
2. 1870 United States Census, s.v. “T. K. Watson,” Pawnee City, Pawnee County, Nebraska, accessed through HeritageQuestOnline.com.
3. 1880 United States Census, s.v. “James K. Watson,” Pawnee City, Pawnee County, Nebraska, accessed through HeritageQuestOnline.com.
D. Murphy, “James K. Watson (ca. 1830- ), Architect-Builder,” in David Murphy, Edward F. Zimmer, and Lynn Meyer, comps. Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, April 6, 2015. http://www.e-nebraskahistory.org/index.php?title=Place_Makers_of_Nebraska:_The_Architects Accessed, May 23, 2017.
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