John Johnson

about 1823–
Virginia, United States

The Life of John

John Johnson was born about 1823, in Virginia, United States. He married Mary Calhoun about 1848, in United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Kentucky, United States in 1870 and Calhoun, McLean, Kentucky, United States in 1880. In 1860, at the age of 37, his occupation is listed as miller in United States.

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Family Time Line

John Johnson
1823–
Mary Calhoun
1828–1882
Marriage: about 1848
Alfred G. JOHNSON
1850–
Cornelius Calhoun Johnson
1852–1914
Ashton Walter Johnson
1852–1916
John Calhoun Johnson
1855–
Irene JOHNSON
1856–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1848
United States
children

(5)

    Alfred G. JOHNSON

    Male1850–Male

    Cornelius Calhoun Johnson

    Male1852–1914Male

    Ashton Walter Johnson

    Male1852–1916Male

    John Calhoun Johnson

    Male1855–Male

    Irene JOHNSON

    Female1856–Female

World Events (8)

1824 · "Mary Randolph Publishes ""The Virginia Housewife"""

Age 1

“The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 
1824 · "Mary Randolph Publishes ""The Virginia Housewife"""

Age 1

“The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 
1861

Age 38

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.

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 (3)

  • John W Johnson, "United States Census, 1860"
  • John W Johnson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • J W Johnson, "United States Census, 1880"

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