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
1828–1907
Martha O. Carson
1842–1920
Marriage: 28 August 1864
Artemus Johnson
1865–
Nellie Carson Johnson
1867–1943
Iva Mae Johnson
1868–1953

Spouse and Children

    Isaac Newton Johnson

    Male1828–1907Male

    Female1842–1920Female

MARRIAGE
28 August 1864
Shelby, Indiana, United States
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    Male1818–1878Male

    Elizabeth Lapham

    Female1816–1857Female

siblings

(14)

    William C. Carson

    Male1836–Male

    John Carson

    Male1839–1923Male

    Sarah Elizabeth Carson

    Female1839–1907Female

    Female1842–1920Female

    Albert Carson

    Male1844–Male

+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

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.
1863

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.

Possible Related Names

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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