Correspondence of John Fanning Watson

Administrative / Biographical History

John Fanning Watson, born Basto, New Jersey, was a well known historian of Philadelphia and New York City. In 1812, John Fanning Watson married Phebe Barron Crowell, daughter of Thomas Crowell of Elizabethtown, New. Jersey.

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The Watson family papers are held at the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum, Winterthur, Deleware.