Martha O. Carson

10 April 1842–23 November 1920 (Age 78)
Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, United States

The Life of Martha O.

When Martha O. Carson was born on 10 April 1842, in Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, United States, her father, William Carson, was 23 and her mother, Elizabeth Lapham, was 26. She married Isaac Newton Johnson on 28 August 1864, in Shelby, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Hanover Township, Shelby, Indiana, United States in 1900 and Pleasant Township, Johnson, Indiana, United States in 1920. She died on 23 November 1920, in Greenwood, Johnson, Indiana, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Asbury Cemetery, Morristown, Hanover Township, Shelby, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Newton Johnson
Martha O. Carson
Marriage: 28 August 1864
Artemus Johnson
Nellie Carson Johnson
Iva Mae Johnson

Spouse and Children

    Isaac Newton Johnson



28 August 1864
Shelby, Indiana, United States


Parents and Siblings


    Elizabeth Lapham




    William C. Carson


    John Carson


    Sarah Elizabeth Carson



    Albert Carson


+9 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 4

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1851 · Constitution of 1851

Age 9

Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.

Age 21

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: probably a variant of Curzon .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Martha Carson in household of William Carson, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Martha C Johnson in household of Hezekiah King, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Martha C Johnson in household of Isaac N Johnson, "United States Census, 1900"

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