Alexander Mcrae Johns

23 June 1864–
Washington, Florida, United States

The Life Summary of Alexander Mcrae

When Alexander Mcrae Johns was born on 23 June 1864, in Washington, Florida, United States, his father, William Henry Johns, was 25 and his mother, Nancy S Stewart, was 24. He married Zada Ardena Fuller on 14 July 1888, in Jackson, Florida, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Election Precinct 11 Center, Geneva, Alabama, United States in 1900 and Taylor, Houston, Alabama, United States in 1930.

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Family Time Line

Alexander Mcrae Johns
1864–
Zada Ardena Fuller
1871–1960
Marriage: 14 July 1888
Vassie Lee Johns
1889–1953
L B Johns
Annie Beatrice Johns
1891–1966
Earl Johns
1894–1947
Alonzo Preston Johns
1897–1969
Sue Pauline Johns
1901–1986

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 July 1888Jackson, Florida, United States
  • Children

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1865
    Age 1
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
    1870
    Age 6
    Historical Boundaries: 1870: Geneva, Alabama, United States 1903: Houston, Alabama, United States
    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 32
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    Name Meaning

    English and Welsh: variant of John with genitival or excrescent -s, or a variant of Jones . It is common in Cornwall and Devon, south Wales, the West Midlands and Lancashire. In North America, this surname has absorbed cognates from other languages, such as Albanian Gjonaj or any other Albanian patronymic from the personal name Gjon ‘John’ and its variants or derivatives; see also examples at Johnson .German: patronymic from John or a shortened form of Johannes .Americanized form of Swiss German Schantz .

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

    Possible Related Names

    John
    Johnes

    Sources (8)

    • Alexander Johns in household of Henry Johns, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Alexander Johns in entry for Vassie Lee Creamer, "Alabama Deaths, 1908-1974"
    • Alexander Johns, "United States Census, 1900"

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