Ruth Johnson

12 June 1763–17 January 1835 (Age 71)
Lynchburg, Virginia, United States

The Life of Ruth

When Ruth Johnson was born on 12 June 1763, in Lynchburg, Virginia, United States, her father, William Johnson, was 28 and her mother, Susanna Chiles Moorman, was 24. She had at least 1 son with William Mickle. She died on 17 January 1835, at the age of 71.

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William Mickle
Ruth Johnson
William Mickle

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World Events (8)


Age 13

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 17

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.
1783 · A Free America

Age 20

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

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 (2)

  • Ruth Johnson, "Virginia, Marriages, 1785-1940"
  • Ruth Johnson in the U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935 View

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