Jefferson Johnson

1847–Male
Macon, Macon, Missouri, United States

The Life of Jefferson

When Jefferson Johnson was born in 1847, in Macon, Macon, Missouri, United States, his father, Jacob Johnson, was 51 and his mother, Delia Bailey, was 38. He lived in Independence Township, Macon, Missouri, United States in 1870.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Johnson
1796–1859
Delia Bailey
1809–1899
Mary Elizabeth Johnson
1832–1903
Wallace D Johnson
1838–1853
Thompson B. Johnson
1836–1853
Melissa Johnson
1841–1924
William Johnson
1841–
Sarah Jane Johnson
1844–1921
Jefferson Johnson
1847–
Milissa Johnson
1849–
(Infant) Johnson
1853–1853
Robert F Johnson
1854–

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World Events (8)

1860

Age 13

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1863

Age 16

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 34

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

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)

  • Jefferson Johnson in household of William Garrett, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Jefferson Johnson in household of Jacob Johnson, "United States Census, 1850"

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