Zadock Johnson

31 March 1724–
Branford, New Haven, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Zadock

When Zadock Johnson was born on 31 March 1724, in Branford, New Haven, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Edward Johnson, was 26 and his mother, Deborah Baldwin, was 24. He married Anna Penfield on 1 February 1750. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Zadock Johnson
1724–
Anna Penfield
1728–1797
Marriage: 1 February 1750
Eliphlet Johnson
1748–
Joseph Johnson
1750–1826
Moses Johnson
1755–
Jacob Johnson
1758–
Jacob Johnson Sr
1762–1820
Isaac Johnson
1762–
Preshus Johnson
1767–1803

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 February 1750
children

(7)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

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.

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Sources (2)

  • Zadok Johnson, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"
  • Zadock Johnson in entry for Isaac Johnson, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"

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