Henry KECK Johnson

November 1872–20 April 1953 (Age 80)
Missouri, United States

The Life of Henry KECK

When Henry KECK Johnson was born in November 1872, in Missouri, United States, his father, Benjamin Franklin Johnson, was 69 and his mother, Elizabeth Jane West, was 41. He married Ella Smith in 1890, in Jasper, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Union Township, Jasper, Missouri, United States for about 20 years. He died on 20 April 1953, in Helena, Lewis and Clark, Montana, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Helena, Lewis and Clark, Montana, United States.

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Henry KECK Johnson
Ella Smith
Marriage: 1890
Hattie RODY Johnson
Arla Jean Johnson
WIlliam Benjamin Johnson
Velma Jane Johnson

Spouse and Children

Jasper, Missouri, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Benjamin Franklin Johnson


    Elizabeth Jane West




World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 3

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1876 · Battle of Littlebig Horn

Age 4

Known as Custer's Last Stand, the Battle of Littlebig Horn took place on June 25 1876 and ended on June 26 1876. The battle was between the Lakota and Arapaho tribes and the 7th Calvary Regiment of the United States Army, headed by Colonel George Armstrong Custer. Custer was killed in the battle.
1902 · Montana Capital Building Completed

Age 30

Construction started on the Montana state capital in 1899. In 1902 the capital was completed.

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)

  • Henry K Johnson in household of B F Johnson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Henry Johnson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Henry K Johnson, "Montana, County Births and Deaths, 1840-2004"

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