Cornelia May Watkins

Cornelia May Watkins

Female 1872 - 1951  (~ 78 years)

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  • Name Cornelia May Watkins  [1
    Born May 1872  Pineville, Rapides Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Buried 1951  Nolley Methodist Church Cem., Jena, LaSalle Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 31 Jan 1951  Jena, Lasalle Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I1461  Louisiana Kinfolks
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2015 

    Father Charles R. M. Watkins,   b. Abt 1838, GA (maybe Columbia Co) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1892 flood, Pineville, Rapides Parish, LA ( probably) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Susan Louisa Wilson,   b. 1832, Holloway Prairie, Rapides Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Feb and Jun 1879, Pineville, Rapides Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 24 Jan 1860  Catahoula Parish Now Lasalle Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F645  Group Sheet

    Family Thomas Herbert Frith,   b. 23 Apr 1869, Montgomery, Grant Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1922, Arcadia, LA ; body transported to Jena, LaSalle Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 5 Jun 1895  Catahoula Parish, La (Jop) H S Bennett Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. William (Will) Scruggs Frith,   b. 24 Jun 1897, Ward 8, Catahoula Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1914 age 17, LA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Lillie Onita Frith,   b. 22 Dec 1899, Catahoula Parish, LA (Archie-French Fork area ?) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1924, Harrisonburg, Catahoula Parish, LA at home Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)
     3. Gus Watkins (twin) Frith,   b. 10 Apr 1902, French Fork, Catahoula Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1902, French Fork, Catahoula Parish, LA ( infant twin) Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Maude May (twin) Frith,   b. 10 Apr 1902, French Fork-Archie, Catahoula Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Dec 1933, Harrisonburg, Catahoula Parish, LA at home Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years)
     5. Amelia Meade Frith,   b. 10 Apr 1903, French Fork, aka Walters, Catahoula Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1946, Pineville Hosp, Rapides Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     6. Corry Herbert Frith,   b. 24 Nov 1908, Walters, (French Fork) Catahoula Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1953, Pineville, Rapides Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2015 
    Family ID F616  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    May Cornelia Watkins, known as 'Granny Frith'.
    May Cornelia Watkins, known as "Granny Frith".
    wife of Thomas Herbert Frith taken before her death in 1951. Died at age 81.
    May Cornelia Watkins Frith
    May Cornelia Watkins Frith
    daughter to Charles R. Watkins. Wife to Thomas Herbert Frith.
    Sisters, May and Lillie Watkins.
    Sisters, May and Lillie Watkins.
    Daughters of Charles R & Susan Wilson Watkins taken at Aunt Lillie's house on Oak Street in Jena, LA, guessing around 1940.
    Corry H. Frith & his sister Meade (Frith) Knapp
    Corry H. Frith & his sister Meade (Frith) Knapp
    Children of Thomas H Frith & May C. Watkins . 1935- 1940 in Harrisonburg or somewhere in Catahoula Parish, LA.
    Corry Herbert Frith
    Corry Herbert Frith
    son to Thomas H. Frith & May Cornelia Watkins
    Frith, Amelia 'Meade'
    Frith, Amelia "Meade"
    Amelia Meade Frith Knapp wife of William C Knapp, Sr and daughter to Thomas H Frith & May Cornelia (Watkins) Frith. Donated by Lacey Melancon and Doni Rodriquez.

    Documents
    Thomas H. Frith and May Cornelia Watkins Marriage
    Thomas H. Frith and May Cornelia Watkins Marriage

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] US Federal Census.

    2. [S20] Visited grave site and took picture of tombstone.

    3. [S2] Ancestry.com LA Marriages.

    4. [S5] Ancestry.com Tree OWT.