Emma Lucinda Crownover

19 April 1890–6 May 1961 (Age 71)
Kingdom Springs, Marion, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Emma Lucinda

When Emma Lucinda Crownover was born on 19 April 1890, in Kingdom Springs, Marion, Arkansas, United States, her father, James Hiram Crownover, was 33 and her mother, Lucinda Evelyn Scott, was 29. She married James Clinton Johnson on 1 July 1908, in Marion, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Benton, Arkansas, United States in 1935 and Tulare Judicial Township, Tulare, California, United States in 1940. She died on 6 May 1961, in Modesto, Stanislaus, California, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Tulare, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Clinton Johnson
Emma Lucinda Crownover
Marriage: 1 July 1908
Joseph Oscar Johnson
Lucien Orville Johnson
Carlotta Mae Johnson
Geneva Buena Johnson
Clifford Carl Johnson
Thurman Leroy Johnson
Rachel Louise Johnson
Elvyn Eugene Johnson
Robert Wayne Johnson

Spouse and Children

1 July 1908
Marion, Arkansas, United States


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

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.
1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice

Age 14

Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 19

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

Americanized spelling of a German name: perhaps Kronauer, a habitational name for someone from Kronau near Heidelberg, or Kronhöfer, a variant of Grünhofer, a habitational name for someone from a lost place called Grünhof, from Middle High German grūene ‘green’ or kranech ‘crane’ + hof ‘farmstead’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Emma Johnson in household of J C Johnson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Emma Johnson in household of James Johnson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Emma Johnson in household of James C Johnson, "United States Census, 1930"

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