Lillie Johnson

13 February 1855–19 May 1903 (Age 48)
Lawrenceburg, Lawrence, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Lillie

When Lillie Johnson was born on 13 February 1855, in Lawrenceburg, Lawrence, Tennessee, United States, her father, Young Haywood Johnson, was 22 and her mother, Mary Easter Whited, was 20. She married Rufus Constantine Mc Alister on 14 September 1872, in Lawrenceburg, Lawrence, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Giles, Tennessee, United States in 1880. She died on 19 May 1903, in Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 48, and was buried in Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Rufus Constantine Mc Alister
1851–1935
Lillie Johnson
1855–1903
Marriage: 14 September 1872
Ruth May Mcallister
1873–
Mary Paralee Mc Alister
1873–1917
Martha Ann Mc Alister
1875–1942
William Haywood McAlister
1886–1920

Spouse and Children

    Rufus Constantine Mc Alister

    Male1851–1935Male

    Female1855–1903Female

MARRIAGE
14 September 1872
Lawrenceburg, Lawrence, Tennessee, United States
children

(4)

    Ruth May Mcallister

    Female1873–Female

    Mary Paralee Mc Alister

    Female1873–1917Female

    Martha Ann Mc Alister

    Female1875–1942Female

    William Haywood McAlister

    Male1886–1920Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 7

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.
1863

Age 8

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 13

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

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)

  • Lilly Mc Callester in household of Rufus C Mc Callester, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Lillie Mc Alister in household of Rufis C Mc Alister, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lillie Johnson in entry for Mary P. Gaunley, "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966"

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