David Watson (1773-1830) attended William & Mary in 1796-1797.1
Material in the Special Collections Research Center
- Photostats of letters held by the Library of Congress in the [ttp://scdb.swem.wm.edu/index.php?p=collections/findingaid&id=7690&rootcontentid=4388&q=david+watson#id4388 Joseph Carrington Cabell Papers], Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, William & Mary.
- Copies of documents from the Library of Virginia in the University Archives Faculty-Alumni File Collection, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, William & Mary.
- Watson's 4 July 1797 diploma from William & Mary, as well as a diary entry mentioning his 1796 matriculation, Watson Family Papers at the University of Virginia.
- A provisional list of alumni, grammar school students, members of the faculty, and members of the Board of Visitors of the College of William & Mary in Virginia, from 1693 to 1888 : issued as an appeal for additional information.