where they held the lands of Waterson in the parish of Fern (Fearn) in that shire from very ancient times. Wether Hill is located in Dumfries and
, near New Galloway, Scotland; near Perth and near Penrith, England.
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Notable amongst the family name during their early history was Edward Waterson (died 1594), English Catholic priest and martyr, beatified in 1929; Simon Waterson (1585-1634) a London prominent publisher of Edmund... Another 30 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Wattersombe Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Godfrey Waterson settled in Jamaica in 1684; Pat Waterson settled in New York in 1803; George Waterson settled in Philadelphia in 1855; John Waterston settled in San Francisco, ca.