John Wesley & Mattie Lou Wallace Watkins


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John W Watkins

Did you notice my gramps had a peg leg he lost his leg in a horse racing event that took
place each saturday in Pulaski Tn which is about 20 miles NW of Ardmore where gramps lived Oh he lost his leg in 1906 and this picture was made in 1926
He made his peg leg himself.

Posted by Garland L Putman on 21 June 2008 - 10:42am

My cousin John Wesley Watkins about age 70 has been estranged from the family here in IL for a number of years. Last known location: Hopkinsville, KY. His father, Eugene Lindsay Watkins, Sr., was from Kokomo, IN. His father was John and mother Sarah.
Do you know of any connection?

Posted by Mary L. Mittag (not verified) on 22 December 2011 - 6:12am

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