Mary Ann Chisum

26 March 1795–23 March 1853 (Age 57)
Hawkins, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Chisum was born on 26 March 1795, in Hawkins, Tennessee, United States, her father, Major James Stewart Chisum, was 20 and her mother, Elizabeth Betsy Gibbons, was 20. She married John G. Johnson on 22 October 1810, in Overton, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 11 daughters. She lived in Lamar, Texas, United States in 1850. She died on 23 March 1853, in Paris, Lamar, Texas, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Paris, Lamar, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

John G. Johnson
1790–1852
Mary Ann Chisum
1795–1853
Marriage: 22 October 1810
James M Johnson
1811–1853
Sarah Johnson
1813–1852
Elizabeth Johnson
1815–1896
Lucinda G. Johnson
1817–1820
Nancy Chisum Johnson
1819–1911
Rebecca Johnson
1821–1843
Lavinia “Nina” Johnson
1823–1863
William Montgomery Johnson
1825–1843
Martha Ann Johnson
1830–1908
Mary Anna Ratts
1831–1873
Cora Margaret Johnson
1832–1862
Frances M. Johnson
1834–1902
John Chisum Johnson
1836–1850
Julia Johnson
1837–1838

Spouse and Children

    John G. Johnson

    Male1790–1852Male

    Female1795–1853Female

MARRIAGE
22 October 1810
Overton, Tennessee, United States
children

(14)

    James M Johnson

    Male1811–1853Male

    Sarah Johnson

    Female1813–1852Female

    Elizabeth Johnson

    Female1815–1896Female

    Lucinda G. Johnson

    Female1817–1820Female

    Nancy Chisum Johnson

    Female1819–1911Female

+9 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1796 · Tennessee Becomes a State

Age 1

On June 1, 1796, Tennessee became the 16th state.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 5

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1812

Age 17

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of Scottish Chisholm .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Mary Johnson in household of John Johnson, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary Chisum in entry for Nancy C Wright, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

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