Irene L. Johnson

1891–Female
New York, United States

The Life of Irene L.

Irene L. Johnson was born in 1891, in New York, United States as the daughter of William Peter Johnston and Rosina Gerhardt. She married Charles Herbert Chase in 1907. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Tonawanda, Erie, New York, United States for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

Charles Herbert Chase
1888–1960
Irene L. Johnson
1891–
Marriage: 1907
Janette R Chase
1908–1964
Leland C. Chase
1912–1996
Kenneth F. Chase
1914–1972
Leonard Chase
1930–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1907
children

(4)

    Janette R Chase

    Female1908–1964Female

    Male1912–1996Male

    Male1914–1972Male

    Leonard Chase

    Male1930–Male

Parents and Siblings

    William Peter Johnston

    MaleMale

    Rosina Gerhardt

    Female1872–1904Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

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.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 26

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 32

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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)

  • Irene L Chase in household of Charles H Chase, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Irene Chase in household of Chas H Chase, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Irene Louise Johnston, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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