John Worrell Johnson

7 March 1645–1702 (Age 56)
Rehoboth, Bristol, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of John Worrell

John Worrell Johnson was born on 7 March 1645, in Rehoboth, Bristol, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America. He married Mary Downe on 7 December 1668, in Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He died in 1702, in Westerly, Kings, Rhode Island, British Colonial America, at the age of 57.

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Family Time Line

John Worrell Johnson
1645–1702
Mary Downe
1643–1703
Marriage: 7 December 1668
ELIZABETH JOHNSON
1661–1726
John Johnson
1684–1733
Elizabeth Johnson
1673–1726
John Johnson
1674–1733
Mary Johnson
1675–1678
Elisha Johnson
1675–
Joseph Johnson Sr.
1677–1731
Rebecca Johnson
1679–
Rachel Johnson
1681–1682
Jonah Jonson
1682–
Jonathan Johnson
1683–1769
Rachall Johnson
1685–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 December 1668
Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, British Colonial America
children

(12)

    ELIZABETH JOHNSON

    Female1661–1726Female

    Female1673–1726Female

    John Johnson

    Male1674–1733Male

    Mary Johnson

    Female1675–1678Female

    Elisha Johnson

    Male1675–Male

+7 More Children

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Jonson in entry for Joseph Jonson, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • John Jonson in entry for Rachall Jonson, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • John Jonson in entry for Rebeka Jonson, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

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