Margaret Johnson

13 June 1820–1914 (Age 93)
Columbiana, Ohio, United States

The Life of Margaret

When Margaret Johnson was born on 13 June 1820, in Columbiana, Ohio, United States, her father, Benjamin H Johnson Sr, was 24 and her mother, Martha Grisell, was 22. She married Howard Cadwallader on 30 September 1841, in New Garden, Columbiana, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Wayne, Indiana, United States in 1860 and Indiana, United States in 1870. She died in 1914, in Richmond, Wayne, Indiana, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Earlham Cemetery, Richmond, Wayne, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Howard Cadwallader
Margaret Johnson
Marriage: 30 September 1841
Reese Johnson Cadwalader
Edwin Charles Cadwallader
John Howard Cadwallader
Benjamin Perry Cadwallader
Mary Emma Cadwallader
Martha E Cadwallader

Spouse and Children

30 September 1841
New Garden, Columbiana, Ohio, United States


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Parents and Siblings

    Benjamin H Johnson Sr





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World Events (8)

1821 · Financial Relief for Public Land

Age 1

A United States law to provide financial relief for the purchasers of Public Lands. It permitted the earlier buyers, that couldn't pay completely for the land, to return the land back to the government. This granted them a credit towards the debt they had on land. Congress, also, extended credit to buyer for eight more years. Still while being in economic panic and the shortage of currency made by citizens, the government hoped that with the time extension, the economy would improve.
1825 · State Capital Moves to Indianapolis

Age 5

The state capital was moved from Corydon to Indianapolis on January 10, 1825.

Age 26

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

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)

  • Margaret Cadwallader, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Margaret Cadwallader in household of Howard Cadwallader, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Margret Cadwallader in household of Howard Cadwallader, "United States Census, 1870"

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