James Thomas Brown Watt

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Biography

  1. Son of Lindsay and Sarah Watt, born 04/10/1784, bapt 29/12/1784 in Trelawney.

  2. MD, Edinburgh, 1809, FRCP by 1828.

  3. Married (i) Susan or Susanna and had

. Susan Eliza Lynch Watt, born 19/8/1810 and baptised either 20/9/1810 or 20/9/1814 (recorded in both the St.Mary and St.George register and the year seems ambiguous in both)

. James Lynch Watt, born 14/3/1814 and buried 28/9/1814 (St.M and St.G)

  1. Married (ii) Elizabeth, daughter of Thomas Rossiter of The Retreat, St.Thomas in the Vale; she died at the residence of her son, Oak Hill Lodge, Woodford, Essex, 20/10/1862, aged 61 (Morning Advertiser 23/10/1862); they had

. Patrick Lynch Watt: bapt St.Ninians, Stirling, 9/5/1820

. Emily Sophia Watt: bapt Exter Cathedral 17/9/1821

. Isabella la Touche Watt: bapt St.Stephen, Exeter, 6/10/1822; buried St.Andrew, Jamaica, 20/7/1823 (infant daughter of James T B Watt, MD)

. Thomas Rossiter Watt: bapt St.Ninians, Stirling, 25/12/1825

. Thomas Rossiter Watt: bapt St.Thomas in the Vale 28/3/1827 (online genealogy for Rossiter family states he married Elizabeth Sophia Forwood and died at Bromley, Kent, 30/5/1894, aged 68, which may indicate there was only one TRW)


Sources

  1. Familysearch.org, Trelawny parish register, 1771-1834, p. 14.

  2. Caledonian Mercury 26/6/1809; Edinburgh Almanac 1828.

  3. Familysearch.org, Jamaica Church of England Parish Register Transcripts, 1664-1880 [database online].

  4. Ibid.

We are grateful to Paul Hitchings for compiling this entry.


Further Information

Occupation
Physician

Associated Estates (6)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1820 [EA] - → Attorney
1820 [EA] - → Attorney
1820 [EA] - → Attorney
1817 [EA] - 1820 [LA] → Attorney
1820 [EA] - → Attorney
1817 [EA] - 1826 [LA] → Owner

Relationships (3)

Son → Father
Brothers
Brother-in-law → Sister-in-law