Ellwood Hills Johnson

11 November 1903–12 March 1920 (Age 16)
Galeana, Chihuahua, Mexico

The Life of Ellwood Hills

When Ellwood Hills Johnson was born on 11 November 1903, in Galeana, Chihuahua, Mexico, his father, William Derby Johnson Jr., was 53 and his mother, Mary Agnes Riggs, was 39. He died on 12 March 1920, in Kanab, Kane, Utah, United States, at the age of 16, and was buried in Kanab, Kane, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Derby Johnson Jr.
Mary Agnes Riggs
Ruthie Johnson
Abia Ezekiel Johnson
George Teasdale Johnson
Henry Lunt Johnson
Lila Johnson
Myrza Johnson
Herbert Ensign Johnson
Ellwood Hills Johnson
Owen Woodruff Johnson

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St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

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Constitution changed to allow for six-year presidential term.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 6

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

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)

  • Ellwood H Johnson in household of Agnes Johnson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ellwood Lewis Johnson in entry for Ida Martha Hansen Johnson, "Utah, Tremonton and Garland Obituaries, 1959-2013"
  • Elwood Lewis Johnson in entry for Deverl Hansen Johnson, "Utah, Tremonton and Garland Obituaries, 1959-2013"

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