Eliza Katherine "Katie" Booker

1852–
Hawkins, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Eliza Katherine "Katie"

When Eliza Katherine "Katie" Booker was born in 1852, in Hawkins, Tennessee, United States, her father, Jacob Booker, was 29 and her mother, Elizabeth Harriet West, was 25. She married Joseph T Johnson on 11 December 1873. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Rogersville, Hawkins, Tennessee, United States in 1900.

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Family Time Line

Joseph T Johnson
1851–
Eliza Katherine "Katie" Booker
1852–
Marriage: 11 December 1873
Wiley Johnson
1874–
Ollie Johnson
1876–1925
James Joseph Johnson
1881–1962
Eliza Minnie Johnson
1883–1953
Samuel F Johnson
1889–1934

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 December 1873
Rogersville,Hawkins,Ten,Usa
children

(5)

    Wiley Johnson

    Male1874–Male

    Ollie Johnson

    Female1876–1925Female

    James Joseph Johnson

    Male1881–1962Male

    Female1883–1953Female

    Samuel F Johnson

    Male1889–1934Male

Parents and Siblings

    Male1823–1881Male

    Elizabeth Harriet West

    Female1827–1862Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 10

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 11

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1886

Age 34

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for someone concerned with books, generally a scribe or binder, from Middle English boker, Old English bōcere, an agent derivative of bōc ‘book’.2 English: variant of Bowker .3 Americanized form of German Bucher .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Kate Johnson in household of Joseph Johnson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Kate Johnson in household of Joseph T Johnson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Eliza Booher in entry for Minnie E. Cox, "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966"

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