Isaac Denton Johnson

1825–21 December 1894 (Age 69)
Overton, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Isaac Denton

When Isaac Denton Johnson was born in 1825, in Overton, Tennessee, United States, his father, Benjamin James Johnson, was 24 and his mother, Mahala Denton, was 21. He married Sarah Yandle on 25 December 1845, in Greene, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Wright, Missouri, United States in 1850 and Mendon, Monroe, New York, United States in 1855. He died on 21 December 1894, in Webster, Missouri, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Marshfield, Webster, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Denton Johnson
1825–1894
Sarah Yandle
1824–1896
Marriage: 25 December 1845
James William ‘Jim’ Johnson
1849–1897
Benjamin Franklin Johnson
1852–1910
Robert J. Johnson
1855–
William Brownlow Johnson
1857–1916
Cyrus J Johnson
1859–
Isaac M Johnson
1862–1944
Sarah Johnson
1865–1958

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 December 1845
Greene, Missouri, United States
children

(7)

    James William ‘Jim’ Johnson

    Male1849–1897Male

    Benjamin Franklin Johnson

    Male1852–1910Male

    Robert J. Johnson

    Male1855–Male

    William Brownlow Johnson

    Male1857–1916Male

    Cyrus J Johnson

    Male1859–Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Louisa Johnson

    Female1822–1906Female

    Male1825–1894Male

    Cyrus Hiram Johnson

    Male1828–1903Male

    Mary Ann Johnson

    Female1831–1906Female

    Male1833–1908Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 0

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1835 · The Hermitage is Built

Age 10

The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.
1846

Age 21

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

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)

  • Isaac W Johnson in household of Isaac Haygreen, "New York State Census, 1855"
  • Isaac Johnson, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Isaac D Johnson, "United States Census, 1880"

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