Albertine Josephine Johnson

31 January 1837–19 September 1922 (Age 85)
Tjärby, Grimeton, Halland, Sweden

The Life Summary of Albertine Josephine

When Albertine Josephine Johnson was born on 31 January 1837, in Tjärby, Grimeton, Halland, Sweden, her father, Barthold Johannesson, was 34 and her mother, Margreta Larsdotter, was 34. She married Charles Addison North on 27 January 1861, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 8 daughters. She lived in Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1880. She died on 19 September 1922, in Taylorsville, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Addison North
1838–1906
Albertine Josephine Johnson
1837–1922
Marriage: 27 January 1861
Charles Levi North
1861–1891
John Addison North
1863–1959
Hyrum King North
1865–1957
Albertina Arraminta North
1867–1887
Ada Alvira North
1869–1877
Alice Almira North
1870–1946
Levona Diana North
1872–1937
Melinda North
1874–1877
Lilly Ann North
1876–1958
Nellie Josephine North
1879–1980
Emily Deserette North
1881–1964

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 January 1861Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

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    Siblings

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    World Events (8)

    1846
    Age 9
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1848
    Age 11
    Find A Grave website photo indicates establishment of the cemetery in 1848. Located at the NE corner of 4th Avenue and N Street. Salt Lake City Cemetery is in The Avenues neighborhood of Salt Lake City, Utah. Approximately 120,000 persons are buried in the cemetery. Many religious leaders and politicians, particularly many leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) lie in the cemetery. It encompasses over 250 acres and contains 9 1?2 miles of roads. It is the largest city-operated cemetery in the United States. The first burial occurred on September 27, 1847, when George Wallace buried his child, Mary Wallace. The burial was two months after the Mormon pioneers had settled the Salt Lake Valley. In 1849, George Wallace, Daniel Wells, and Joseph Heywood surveyed 20 acres at the same site for the area's burial grounds. In 1851, Salt Lake City was incorporated and the 20 acres officially became the Salt Lake City Cemetery with George Wallace as its first sexton.
    1863
    Age 26
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    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

    Story Highlight

    Biography of Albertine Josephine Johnson North

    Albertine Johnson was born January 31st, 1837 in Tjerby, Halland, Sweden. Her father's name was Bartel Johnson. He was born March 20, 1802, died March 24, 1838. Her mother's name was Margret Larson …

    Sources (47)

    • Albertene J North in household of Chas A North, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Albertine Battleson in entry for Hyrum King North, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Albertina Battison in household of Levi Stewart, "United States Census, 1860" 8th Ward, Great Salt Lake City, Utah.

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