William Arthur Johnson

19 November 1867–16 March 1951 (Age 83)
Bullitt, Kentucky, United States

The Life of William Arthur

When William Arthur Johnson was born on 19 November 1867, in Bullitt, Kentucky, United States, his father, Charles C. Johnson, was 35 and his mother, Mary S. Weaver, was 28. He had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Maude Margaret Barger. He lived in Taylor Township, Harrison, Indiana, United States in 1920 and Magisterial District 1, Hardin, Kentucky, United States in 1940. He died on 16 March 1951, in Jefferson, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Brooks, Bullitt, Kentucky, United States.

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William Arthur Johnson
Maude Margaret Barger
Lola May Johnson
Lola Johnson
Charlie Johnson

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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

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.
1868 · The Fourteenth Amendment

Age 1

As one of the Reconstruction Amendments, the Fourteenth Amendment addresses the rights and protections that all citizens of the United States have. The amendment also limits actions of state and local officials in all states.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 23

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Will Johnson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William Johnston in household of Chas C Johnston, "United States Census, 1880"
  • William Johnson, "United States Census, 1920"

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