Is your surname Watson?

Research the Watson family

Joseph Watson's Geni Profile

Records for Joseph Watson

6,710,654 Records

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!


Related Projects

Joseph Watson

Birthplace: Union City, Michigan, USA
Death: (Date and location unknown)
Managed by: Marvin Caulk, (C)
Last Updated:

About Joseph Watson

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Joseph Watson, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 4 June 1869, while serving with Company F, 8th U.S. Cavalry, in action at Picacho Mountain, Arizona Territory. Private Watson killed an Indian warrior and captured his arms.

General Orders: Date of Issue: March 3, 1870

Action Date: June 4, 1869

Service: Army

Rank: Private

Company: Company F

Division: 8th U.S. Cavalry

view all

Joseph Watson's Timeline

Union City, Michigan, USA