James Thomas Johnson

1838–
Montgomery, Tennessee, United States

The Life of James Thomas

James Thomas Johnson was born in 1838, in Montgomery, Tennessee, United States. He married Ann Delana Jett on 27 September 1860. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

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James Thomas Johnson
1838–
Ann Delana Jett
1842–1930
Marriage: 27 September 1860
James Asa Johnson
1862–1926

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 September 1860
Montgomery, Tennessee
children

(1)

    James Asa Johnson

    Male1862–1926Male

World Events (8)

1846

Age 8

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1846

Age 8

Tennessee was known as the Volunteer State because during the Mexican War the government asked Tennessee for 3,000 volunteer soldiers and 30,000 joined.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 32

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • James T. Johnson, "Tennessee Marriages, 1796-1950"
  • James T Johnson, "Tennessee State Marriage Index, 1780-2002"

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