Isaac James Johnson

17 May 1854–27 November 1937 (Age 83)
Alsager Bank, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Isaac James

When Isaac James Johnson was born on 17 May 1854, in Alsager Bank, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Johnson, was 32 and his mother, Martha Colclough, was 22. He married Cora May Burgess on 2 March 1874, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States in 1910 and Inkom, Bannock, Idaho, United States in 1930. He died on 27 November 1937, in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Inkom, Bannock, Idaho, United States.

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Isaac James Johnson
Cora May Burgess
Marriage: 2 March 1874
Thomas Wallace Johnson
Isaac Rollinson Johnson
Alice Mayvilla Johnson
Thomas A Johnson
Frank Ira Johnson
Cora Idella Johnson
Samuel Joseph Johnson
Bowers Darwin Johnson
Wilda Ella Johnson

Spouse and Children

2 March 1874
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 9

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Age 18

Historical Boundaries - 1872: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States; 1885: Bingham, Idaho Territory, United States; 1890: Bingham, Idaho, United States; 1893: Bannock, Idaho, United States
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 22

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

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)

  • Isaac Johnson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Isaac Johnson in household of Eliza Knighton, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Isaac Johnson in household of Thomas Johnson, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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