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JAMES WATSON

Cathcart Cemetery

James Watson.
1855 - 1915

Watson played club football for Rangers, and made one appearance for Scotland in 1878, scoring one goal.[2] He later served as a committee member, vice-president, and president of Rangers.

James Watson who became head teacher at Calder Street School in Glasgow was a member of the Rangers Committee during our early years.

He became President of Rangers in 1890.

Like David Hill he lived the latter part of his life in East Kilbride. He live in the Maxwellton area in a house called ‘Kia Ora’

James was born on the 21st of February 1855 and died on the 24th May 1915.

 
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