Hancock County ILGenweb
Transcribed by Marcia Siegfried Redding
George Watt, retired merchant, was born in Scotland, in 1816, and come to
this county in 1841, settling in Nauvoo, and came to Augusta in 1865. He was married in Scotland in 1835 to Mary McAndrew, born in
1812. They have had 7 children, 6 of whom are living,--Margaret, wife of Oliver Gay, of Quincy; George, Charles, Mary A., wife of
John Easterday; Bird and Josephine, wife of Thomas Roina; Samuel is deceased. Mr. W. has been Postmaster and has filled other
offices. He is a Democrat.
Page: 527 & 528
Title: 1880 History of Hancock County, Illinois
Author: By TH. Gregg
Published by: Chas. C. Chapman & Co.
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