Robert Johnson

1790–
Chester, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Robert

When Robert Johnson was born in 1790, in Chester, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Jonathan Johnson, was 42 and his mother, Elizabeth Richards, was 40.

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Family Time Line

Jonathan Johnson
1748–
Elizabeth Richards
1750–
Johnson
1770–
Hadley Johnson
1772–
William Johnson
1772–
Johnson
1794–
Isaac Johnson
1774–
Jonathan Johnson
1775–
Joanna Johnson
1778–1793
Hannah Johnson
1780–1820
Hadley Johnson
1782–
Isaac Johnson
1784–
Lewis Johnson
1785–
Robert Johnson
1790–
Joshua Johnson
1791–1795
Richard Johnson
1796–1885

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World Events (3)

1791
Age 1
Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1791 · The Bill of Rights
Age 1
After the Constitution was made, some objections were raised by Anti-Federalists. So, in response ten amendments were discussed and voted on to become The Bill of Rights. These rights were made to clarify and guarantee certain freedoms of residents of the country.
1791 · Whiskey Rebellion Occurs
Age 1
The Whiskey Rebellion was a protest against taxes on whiskey by farmers and distillers. People were tarred and feathered. They attacked Bower Hill and headed towards Pittsburgh. The militia was sent in to try and stop it. It finally ended with a repeal of the tax.

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

John
Jeansonne

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