Charles Albert Johnson

25 August 1866–15 March 1910 (Age 43)
Grantsville, Tooele, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Charles Albert

When Charles Albert Johnson was born on 25 August 1866, in Grantsville, Tooele, Utah, United States, his father, Charles Johnson, was 30 and his mother, Charlotte Ericsdotter, was 29. He married Matilda Ann Anderson on 16 September 1891, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 15 March 1910, in Grantsville, Tooele, Utah, United States, at the age of 43, and was buried in Grantsville, Tooele, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Albert Johnson
1866–1910
Matilda Ann Anderson
1871–1906
Marriage: 16 September 1891
Maude Clarice Johnson
1892–1986
Charles Wallace Johnson
1894–1939
John Stanley Johnson
1896–1980
Mary Alida Johnson
1898–1916
George McCoy Johnson
1899–1972

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 September 1891Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
  • Children

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    World Events (8)

    1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.
    Age 1
    This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
    1868 · Impeach the President!
    Age 2
    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 15
    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish: patronymic from the Middle English and Older Scots personal name Johan, Jo(h)n (see John ) + -son. It was often interchanged with Jenson and Janson . In North America, this surname has absorbed cognates from other languages, e.g. Norwegian, Danish, or North German Johnsen , Johannesen , Johannsen , Johansen , Jansen , Jantzen , and Jensen , Swedish Johnsson (see below), Johansson , Jonsson , and Jansson , Dutch Janssen , German Janz , Czech Jansa 1, and Slovenian Janša (see Jansa 2) and Janežič (see Janezic ). Johnson (including in the sense 2 below) is the second most frequent surname in the US. It is also the second most common surname among Native Americans and a very common surname among African Americans.Americanized form (and a less common Swedish variant) of Swedish Johnsson: patronymic from the personal name John, a variant of Jon (see John ). Compare 1 above.History: Surname Johnson was brought independently to North America by many different bearers from the 17th and 18th centuries onward. Andrew Johnson (1808–75), 17th president of the US, was born in Raleigh, NC, the younger son of Jacob Johnson and Mary (or Polly) McDonough. Little is known of his ancestors. The 36th president, Lyndon B. Johnson, dates his American forebears back seven generations to James Johnston (sic) (born c. 1662) who lived at Currowaugh, Nansemond, and Isle of Wight counties, VA. — Noted early bearers also include Marmaduke Johnson (died 1674), a printer who came from England to MA in 1660; Edward Johnson (1598–1672), a colonial chronicler who was baptized at St. George's parish, Canterbury, England, and emigrated to Boston in 1630; and Sir Nathaniel Johnson (c. 1645–1713), a colonial governor of Carolina, who came from County Durham, England.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Jantzen
    John
    Jeansonne
    Jonson

    Sources (40)

    • Chas A. Johnson, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Charles A Johnson, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Charles A. Johnson in entry for Mary Elida Johnson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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