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John Clarence Watts

congressman

John Clarence Watts, American congressman. Member Phi Delta Phi.; Club: Lions.

Background

Watts, John Clarence was born on July 9, 1902 in Nicholasville, Kentucky, United States. Son of William Montague and Frances Elizabeth (Wilson) Watts.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Kentucky, 1926, Bachelor of Laws, 1927.

Career

1 daughter, Lillian Frances. Admitted to Kentucky bar, 1927, since practiced in Nicholasville. Police judge, Nicholasville, 1929-1933.

Farmer Jessamine corporation since 1934. Company attorney, 1933-1945. Major floor leader house of representatives, Kentucky State Leg., 1947.

Commissioner motor transportation, State of Kentucky, 1948-1951. Member 82d to 89th Congresses, 6th Kentucky District.

Membership

Member Phi Delta Phi. Club: Lions.

Connections

Married Nora Mae Wilburn, March 27, 1945.

father:
William Montague Watts

mother:
Frances Elizabeth (Wilson) Watts

spouse:
Nora Mae Wilburn