William B. Johnson

1830–28 November 1904 (Age 74)
Norfolk, Ontario, Canada

The Life of William B.

When William B. Johnson was born in 1830, in Norfolk, Ontario, Canada, his father, Levi Johnson, was 29 and his mother, Margaret Backhouse, was 21. He married Mary B. Dubid on 7 May 1852, in Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He died on 28 November 1904, in Brockway, St. Clair, Michigan, United States, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

William B. Johnson
1830–1904
Mary B. Dubid
1832–
Marriage: 7 May 1852
Hanna Josephine Johnson
1856–1921
Levi Johnson
1860–
Johanna Johnson
1862–
Delphine Johnson
1858–1913
Mary H. Johnson
1859–1889

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 May 1852
Ontario, Canada
children

(5)

    Female1856–1921Female

    Delphine Johnson

    Female1858–1913Female

    Mary H. Johnson

    Female1859–1889Female

    Levi Johnson

    Male1860–Male

    Johanna Johnson

    Female1862–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 0

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1837

Age 7

Michigan is the 26th state.
1863

Age 33

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from the personal name John . As an American family name, Johnson has absorbed patronymics and many other derivatives of this name in continental European languages. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • William B Johnston, "United States Census, 1900"
  • William D Johnson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Willian B Jonson, "United States Census, 1860"

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