Eliza Katherine "Katie" Booker

Hawkins, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary 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
Eliza Katherine "Katie" Booker
Marriage: 11 December 1873
Wiley Johnson
Ollie Johnson
James Joseph Johnson
Eliza Minnie Johnson
Samuel F Johnson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 December 1873
  • Children


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    +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.
    Age 11
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 34
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    English: occupational name from Middle English bokere, bouker ‘learned man, scholar; scribe’ (Old English bōcere, an agent derivative of bōc ‘book’).English: variant of Bowker .Americanized form of German Bucher .

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

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    Sources (11)

    • Kate Johnson in household of Joseph Johnson, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Eliza K Booker, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
    • Eliza Booher in entry for Minnie E. Cox, "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966"

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